No matter how popular western clothes get, there is something sublimely beautiful about wearing traditional Indian ethnic clothes. A girl wearing ethnic clothes looks effortlessly graceful in traditional Indian clothes. This type of clothing brings a fresh change to the usual western clothes. However, there are few wardrobe essentials you must own-

1) A Heavy Dupatta
A Dupatta with heavy embroidery or patch work is a must have in your wardrobe. You can style it in many ways- you can wear it with a single color salwar-kameez to add richness & style or wear it with a pair of harem pant with a spaghetti and lastly, to add a pop of color to your saree wear it as a shawl. You can find heavy embroidery dupatta, mirror work & Silk Dupattas online.

2) Basic Leggings
Leggings are versatile, and black and white leggings are a must-have, make sure you have some basic colors that so that you can mix and match with your kurta collection. When you purchase Leggings, make sure you invest in good quality fabric such that they last for a long time without fading or stretching.

3) Flattering and Comfortable Kurtas
Casual and chic kurtas paired with churidar, Patiala salwaar, ankle length pants or even jeans. Girls, have a diverse collection of kurtas in various styles and fabrics. For summer, make sure you keep a couple of Cotton Kurtas in your wardrobe. Also, one basic white Kurti is a must have for all females.

4) Patiala Salwar
Patiala Salwaars are no longer a typical traditional wear. They can be worn as casual wear. A bright Patiala salwar is a flexible piece in your wardrobe. It goes well with a long shirt, a tunic or even a short kurta. If you like to wear Printed Patiala Salwar you can pair it with all plain color Tunics & Short Kurtas. These days, youngsters like to wear Patiala Salwar with sporty t-back top or T-shirt. It is comfortable and easy wear outfit.

5) Pair of Punjabi Juttis or Kolhapuris
The magic of sparkling Punjabi juttis or Kolapuris gives a unique glam to your outfit. It is a must have if you love ethnic wear, a variety of juttis from daily wear to a chic pair of juttis for a wedding function.

These are 5 Wardrobe Staples for Ethnic Lovers in India that you must have.

Posted in Fashion By

Dhruv Mehta