Tel Aviv's Urban Galabia: Adapting the Desert Garment for Work and Evening Wear

Tel Aviv's year-old galabia store adapts the loose desert garment for contemporary leisure, work and evening wear.

A beach chair is not usually found in boutiques. But the blue one sitting outside the Gallabia boutique on Tel Aviv's Rothschild Boulevard accurately reflects the intention of its owners, Eti Sayeg and Merav Hadari - to put customers in a holiday mood.