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7 homegrown Bahraini brands to add to your wardrobe

Emirateswoman.com logo Emirateswoman.com 07/04/2021 Sarah Joseph
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With these Bahraini-based designers you’re sure to instantly turn your wardrobe into a more fashionable edit of luxurious pieces.

Emirates Woman has gathered a list of which are functional yet aesthetic and are truly homegrown.

AKS The Label

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Founded in 2013 by Bahraini sisters Amna and Asma Khaled Saif, AKS The Label’s DNA infuses a classic tailored wardrobe with oversized pieces to include all your staples with an enhanced twist. While embodying an eclectic aesthetic, the label combines a clean-cut for the fashion conscious.

For more information or to make a purchase visit aksthelabel.com

Noon by Noor

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This high fashion brand was founded in 2008 by Bahraini designers and cousins Sheikha Noor Al Khalifa and Sheikha Haya Al Khalifa. As the brand has evolved, their pieces have been worn some notable figures in the entertainment industry including Jennifer Lopez and many other A-listers, also making it the first label from the GCC to grace the runway at New York Fashion Week.

For more information visit noonbynoor.com

Trü Active

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Bahrain’s leading activewear brand is the first of its kind with styles that are a must-have for your workout wardrobe essentials. Founded by two Bahraini sisters Dana and Hala Zubari, Tru Activ is the essential sportswear brand with statement pieces for a chic lifestyle.

For more information visit truactive.me

Green Bar

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This Bahraini brand has its own facility to conceptualise, manufacture and sell the range of face, body and home products which are an ode to the Arabian Peninsula’s healing culture. Bringing awareness to the environment, the label sheds light on the healing potential of the plants in its geographical area.

For more information visit greenbarinc.com

Sofia Al Asfoor

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Handcrafted in Spain by traditional artisans using the highest quality of leather sourced in Europe, every detail tells a story of enduring passion with precious handpicked leathers using refined techniques to create these one-of-a-kind Sofia Al Asfoor pieces for the modern woman.

For more information visit sofiaalasfoor.com

Rawan Maki

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This sustainably conscious brand uses reusable, low-impact materials and fabrics by mixing fabric and manipulating shapes with a neutral earthy feel offering conscious options for every day style with elements of chic tailoring.

For more information visit rawanmaki.myshopify.com

Hala Kaiksow

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Reviving traditional handcrafts by ancient Bahraini tradition, designer Hala Kaiksow, taught herself to weave by watching YouTube videos and was instantly hooked to the craft. Her collection is entirely handmade as it extends beyond a craft that has hand-woven fabrics, natural dyeing techniques, handmade buttons, and fasteners inspired by everyday objects for a utilitarian approach to dressing.

For more information visit halakaiksow.com

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