The Halima Abaya


Abaya Size Chart

How to measure

Measurements below are in inches.

To find your measurements, the best thing you can do is to measure a garment that fits you well. So for example: Lay an abaya that fits you well flat and measure.

If you prefer a looser fitting, we advise you to size up than your actual UK size. Model is wearing a UK size 14.

If you require any help with the sizing, please email us.

UK SIZEBUST (Inches)WAIST (Inches)HIPS (Inches)

Please Note: This product is not available for fast delivery. The expected delivery time is  minimum 2 weeks as it will be custom-made upon receiving your order. Thank you for your patience.

IMPORTANT: We have included a detailed guide on how to measure for your abaya below. Please scroll down. 

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Meet our Nursing Friendly Abaya, for modest women who wish to dress in a more sophisticated fashion. We bring you a timeless blend of faith, fashion and function that’s tailored to deliver style in any situation.

We’re all about style that takes you from day to night – whether you want to curl up at home or slip into something stylish for work or wear at a wedding and celebrate Eid. And if you have a wardrobe full of clothes, you’d know that it’s the essential basics that get the most wear.

Well, that’s exactly what is about to happen. Be prepared for the rise of stylish abayas that makes life so much easier for you. Stylish and functional? Yes, that’s right. We only offer abayas with you in mind. Our designs are infused with cool details that make them feel anything but ordinary.

And we’ve thought about everyone. From muslimahs on the go, students, pregnant women, mothers and especially nursing mums.

Why Classic Abayas?

The epitome of elegance. Simple, classic abayas have always been around. They simply do not go out of fashion. Yes, as times have moved on – the timeless abaya has seen a change in colours and style to satisfy preferences and accommodate individual styles. Has it gone out of fashion? This remains a classic No!

Why functional abayas?

Positivity. Comfort and practicality in everyday wear for all women pushes positivity. We need a fresh breath of confident women who are happy in their abayas. Go ahead and open up to a world of efficiency, time and limitless opportunities. Close the doors on “i wish”. We’re here for you.
Best of both worlds

Why full length?

Traditional and home. We simply can’t let you forget how it feels to be at home. In your own element. Meet the Nursing Abaya that’s tailored for full length classic greatness. Go ahead: unwind, be confident and most importantly…be at home!

What makes our abaya collection so stylish?

We believe that fashion trends come and go, however style will forever stay. Whatever shape or size, you deserve to feel and look your best. You deserve to enjoy your wardrobe.

We make sure that our modern abaya range has something for everyone. You will find that our abayas are one size – which means that they are loose enough to be worn as casual wear. Some of our open abayas will also have a button feature, allowing you to wear them buttoned up or with a belt to instantly switch to an occasion abaya outfit.

Shop online on our website to find a luxury, modest abaya for you. Browse through an exclusive range of open abayas, abaya kimono, embroidered abayas, nursing abayas and more.
A one stop shop for all your modest fashion needs…

How To Measure For Your Abaya

Choosing the right Nursing abaya size: The Halima abaya female silhouette sizing

Please Note: All measurements should be taken in inches

  • Bust – measure around the fullest part of the bust keeping the measuring tape straight across the back.
  • Waist – the narrowest point under your chest or at the bottom of the rib cage.
  • Stomach – wrap the tape measure around the widest part of your stomach, across your belly button.
  • Hips – measure around the fullest part of the hip.
  • Sleeve length – measure from your shoulder blade to just past your wrist bone to where you would like your sleeve to sit.
  • Shoulder – measure from outer shoulder bone to the other outer shoulder bone (ACROSS BACK)
  • Arm hole – extend your arm straight – wrap measure tape from shoulder to armpit and back up to shoulder all the way round.
  • Body length – measure from highest shoulder point (near to throat) up to the waist in a straight line, taking the tape measure over the fullest part of your bust.

For more info or enquiries, please email us at: info@althawb.co.uk or you can also dm us @thelegantbox

Returns and Refunds

We want to allow our customers and consumers the ability to personalise and customise their clothing through each step of the process. As each item is tailor-made and personalised to each individual customer, we cannot accept returns unless the item is faulty.

You are responsible for returning them and will also be required to pay the return postage.

We cannot offer a refund if a customer:

  • knew an item was faulty when they bought it
  • damaged an item by trying to repair it themselves or getting someone else to do it.
  • no longer want an item (eg because it’s the wrong size or colour)