The Italian brand renowned for its signature Sicilian style is wooing women in the Arab world with the debut of its collection of luxurious abayas and hijabs. The well-heeled women from the Middle East now have an opportunity to flaunt the luxury label’s designs without topping them with their not-so-high-branded abayas. dolce-gabbana-abaya-collection_3The Italian fashion house celebrates the inimitable dolce vita that is distinct to them in the Arab world as it launches the first collection aimed at its Muslim consumers with a range of abayas and hijabs in its signature colorful prints.dolce-gabbana-abaya-collection_1While most of the collection is based on neutral shades of black and beige, the pieces feature prints of Dolce & Gabbana staples, including flowers, fruit and polkadots, constructed in delicate silk and trimmed with lace and satin.dolce-gabbana-abaya-collectionThe fashion conscious women who prefer to dress conservatively to respect their religion will jump at the idea of wearing a full-length, sleeveless outer garment and a head covering designed by Dolce & Gabbana. Till now these women could only show off their love for the high-end fashion brand by sporting its bags, footwear, sunglasses and other accessories which could be seen in spite of wearing the abaya and hijab.

Italian fashion designer and co-founder of the Dolce & Gabbana, Stefano Gabbana, also posted some of the images to his Instagram account to announce the launch of the embellished hijabs and abayas.

Vogue