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Emerging Fashion 2016: Traditional women’s wear in India



Emerging Fashion 2016: Traditional women’s wear in India



India is one among those countries that is proud of its rich and varied culture. The diversity in tradition, festivals, dressing style, food habits and even lifestyle varies from one state to the other.

Each state in India boasts a colorful history and culture that is its valuable asset handed down over generations. If we closely examine these cultural assets, we will realize the fact that there exist uniqueness and a signature style in each of them.

If we happen to explore the lifestyle or outfit style of each of these states separately then the list will be infinite. There exists a difference in the fabrics, people’s preference and the occasion on which these outfits are adorned.

But much of the Indian traditional wear is common to all the states, and we will take you across these.

Find out what makes them popular across the globe:

#1. Sari:

Sari - Emerging Fashion 2016: Traditional women’s wear in India

Sari is considered to be the traditional wear of the women in India. It is one of those outfits that has been embraced by women across all the Indian states.

The elegance and grace that a sari brings upon a woman adorning it are indeed adorable.

One of the reasons why even today this traditional wear is the preferred outfit for Indian women for any occasion.

Starting from kids to elderly women, all love to drape themselves in the comfort and beauty of sari.

You can find a wide variety of sarees in India that varies from state to state.

Some of these includes:

  • Banarasi Sarees
  • Kanjeevaram Silks
  • Baluchari Sarees
  • Kantha Sarees
  • Bomkai Sarees
  • Tant Sarees
  • Sambalpuri Sarees

The latest evolution includes Tussar Silk, Georgette, Net Sarees and Chanderi Silk and more…

Kerala is famous for its Pattu sarees and Set Sarees.

Also, the way women drape sarees differs from North to South.

If you find it difficult to get yourself a perfect outfit for any occasion, why not rummage across your mother’s wardrobe. You will find some of those beautiful traditional Kanjeevaram or Banarasi Sarees that will bring out the best in you.

Or if you want a brand new Saree, then visit HiLITE Mall today. We have a broad range of sarees for any occasion that you will love.

#2. Salwar Kameez:

Salwar Kameez - Emerging Fashion 2016: Traditional women’s wear in India

The origin of Salwar Kameez is somewhere in the South Asia.

Originally Salwar Kameez or Shalwar Kameez as it was referred to as in the ancient days was worn by Punjabi women.

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As time evolved, Salwar Kameez has become the favorite of every next door girl in the neighborhood across all Indian states.

It is one of those dresses that makes a woman look beautiful and also is comfortable to wear.

Some of the different types of Salwar Kameez includes:

  • Balochi Shalwar
  • Sindhi Choreno
  • Punjabi Salwar
  • Peshawari Salwar

Over time, the fashion designers have been experimenting various styles, and you can find a signature touch across the various varieties that include:

  • Anarkali Set
  • Afghani suits
  • Patiala suits and more.

If you are looking for some traditional ethnic and stylish Salwar Kameezes, walk into HiLITE Mall today and check out the trending collection of Churidars that we have got only for you.

#3. Lehenga Choli:

Lehenga Choli - Emerging Fashion 2016: Traditional women’s wear in India

These are one of the common outfits that women love to adorn themselves with on their wedding day.

It is one of the traditional outfits of the state of Rajasthan and Gujarat though all Indian women are fond of lehengas.

You can find two kinds of Lehenga Choli. One of them is embellished with mirrors while the other one is decorated with hand-woven embroidery.

The one embellished with mirrors is the favorite choice of women for Navaratri and Durga Puja while the embroidered Lehenga Choli is usually preferred for wedding.

At HiLITE Mall, we have some of the best seller Lehenga Cholis with a stroke of artistic touch from some of the reputed Indian designers.

These are a few of those traditional wear common to all states in India.

Which is your favorite traditional wear?

Do you love blending in western style with your traditional style couture?

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