KUALA LUMPUR, April 10 — Conventional apparel, such because the baju kurung and kebaya with easy or minimalist particulars continues to be the selection of many for this coming Eid celebration.
Though these conventional clothes is now given a contemporary contact, identical to the robes and kaftans, the baju kurung and kebaya have a particular and distinctive worth for Aidilfitri.
Sharing her views on this yr’s style selections, Tujoh Kuntom clothes model founder Amelin Asri mentioned the Pahang baju kurung was among the many highest in demand and gross sales from her assortment.
“Many individuals just like the Pahang baju kurung due to its chopping, however we additionally spotlight the traditional idea, however minimal, in line with present development, which is easy, plain and cozy, however nonetheless seems costly,” she mentioned when contacted by Bernama.
Amelin mentioned she began producing her clothes assortment for this yr’s Eid garments since early final month and had up to now produced greater than 15,000 pairs, with the value ranging from RM169 a pair.
A widely known clothier and proprietor of Azura Couture boutique, Azura Mazaruddin described this yr’s development for Raya clothes as ‘again to primary’ with most ready-to-wear clothes provided by numerous manufacturers comprising baju kurung, just like the kurung riau, and baju kebaya.
“However there are additionally many who select the ‘fashionable look’, however nonetheless retain the normal parts,” she mentioned.
Azura additionally discovered daring colors, like orange, turquoise and pink coronary heart to be the development this yr.
D’na Risik boutique proprietor Noralina Amiruddin, who operates at Pertama Complicated, mentioned embroidery methods corresponding to patch embroidery, had been now again in demand.
“Three years in the past, many individuals ordered ‘robes, however this yr many go for conventional and traditional baju kurung,” she mentioned.
Sharing Noralina’s view is Ezuwan Ismail, additionally a well known clothier, who mentioned that at this time’s society most well-liked sensible designs by prioritising consolation in style.
“Now, folks don’t wish to put on garments which can be too heavy or ‘glamorous’. That period is over. Now, clothes with a easy type is an possibility. Even so, they nonetheless look elegant and unique,” he mentioned, including that pastel colors will nonetheless dominate this Eid.
Ezuwan mentioned for males, the baju Melayu cekak musang and the baju Melayu teluk belanga continued to be the selection of those that like neat type, however need to look sensible on Eid. — Bernama
A survey by Bernama on a number of buying portals additionally discovered that aside from conventional garments, fashionable or up to date baju kurung in numerous pastel colors, in addition to darkish shades, corresponding to coronary heart pink, additionally dominated the market. — Bernama