A little over a decade ago, Abdullah Aleisa and a close friend sat musing over issues of the day. One issue that crossed their conversation was that of style, and how today’s Gulf men, when wishing to dress in the traditional style of national dress – the dishdasha – were encumbered by the limitations of style offerings while in everything else they were avant-garde thinkers and innovative creatives. Wasn’t it time for a change?

DAGLA opened its first store in 2012 and, with a passion to make national dress relevant once again, has since opened four more in Kuwait. Based on the pure principle of focusing on the finest details, Abdullah Aleisa has built an enviable reputation for highlighting quality while respecting tradition. 

Read his story soon in the April issue of Men’s Passion magazine, and online here at Passions Arabia.