Hari Raya is expected to fall on 22nd April 2023—which is around 3 weeks away. So it’s best to start planning your Eid outfits from now. Whether you’re looking for the perfect modern kurung to adorn on the first day or a second attire to flaunt on the next, these Malaysian fashion brands got you covered. Here are our favourites, ranging from modern cutting to traditional shapes.
Poplook has released a total of six gorgeous collections for this year’s Raya. Their Bintang collection is made out of silky chiffon with exquisite hand-beading and decorations whereas Manis collection emphasises on the charming femininity and delicate detailing. Followed by Kara collection, Madura, Print Chiffon, and Viscose Kurung.
Shop Poplook here.
The Lubna ‘Rona Raya’ collection features embroidered cotton kebaya patterns and chiffon kurung kedah outfits with geometric motifs. The outfits are in a delicate pastel colour scheme, with feminine embellishments like lace-y cuffs and puffy sleeves to marvel over.
Shop Lubna here.
Whimsigirl has released desirable wearables which aims to exemplify the girl-next-door vibes. For 2023 Raya, the Sabrina collection makes a reappearance, but the brand focus totally on the Gadis Luar Biasa collection, featuring vibrant colours and floral patterning that will surely turn heads wherever you go.
Shop Whimsigirl here.
‘Setia Collection’, from Mimpikita’s M.Kita Raya 2023 campaign honours the affection and link between loved ones, as well as the importance of remembering one’s heritage. The collection was made to funnel old school glam meets city girl vibes.
Shop Mimpikita here.
Gempikat by Dahlia Nadirah carries forward classical terms to ‘Newstalgia’ . You can choose to combine an oversized kurung shirt with a batik pareo for a comfortable yet sophisticated style, or shop their Kasma dress; a balloon sleeved maxi-dress with an adjustable slit.
Shop Gempikat here
#PetraLebaran2023 has revealed around 40 sleek designs to pick from, highlighted by originality and diversity. This year, the brand opted to collaborate with Miss Claire, an oversized apparel brand. Shop their vivid side peplum kurung to make a statement on Eid morning.
Shop Petra here.
Local fashion brand Hanya, releases “Cloudhouse,” for this year’s Raya, a collection that features a range of brightly coloured designs. The layout accentuates comfort and flair. Each piece, from contemporary kurung to one piece dress, is designed to allow you to move freely on Eid morning. This collection is perfect for a morning to night ‘event’ kind-of-day.
Shop Hanya here.
8. Petit Moi
“Eid, For You” collection by Petit Moi aims to champion diversity of all sizes and gender. There are several options available for women, with a range of elements like puffy tops, flowery details, and delicate fringes. For men, you can shop their mandarin collars top. Oh, they also offer kids collections as well, so you can opt for a ‘Raya Sedondon’ with the family.
Shop Petit Moi here.