alai is a lifestyle label created by Saarah Dean Ismail. Inspired by our beloved pearl-drop isle, alai embodies a marriage of freedom and comfort. Each of our pieces are handmade, intricately crafted and employ traditional techniques to elevate contemporary expressions of fabric design. Our silhouettes are simple, timeless and comfortable. The perfect piece for any look, be it night or day. ‘edition one' consists of silhouettes shaped from blended silk (cotton) tie-dyed to achieve unique colour-ways. Find comfort, find freedom, slip into the world of alai.