Karwa Chauth holds utmost importance for married women in India. Every year on this day married women observe a fast without drinking water. Not eating food throughout the day seems difficult but Indian wives perform all the rituals with extreme love for their husbands. Not to forget about those exquisite dresses in vibrant and bold colours like red, gold, orange, maroon and shades of pink. Ladies, you must have started preparing for Karwa Chauth, so let’s look at some of the outfit options that can make you look your best on this special occasion.
This Karwa Chauth, go beyond your comfort zone and try something unique and different. Here’s a look at some Indo-western outfits that are trendy and will surely make a statement.
Experiment with this style. Go for Anarkali gowns for an Indo-western twist with sheer and silk fabrics. Choose for trendy necklines and backless designs to make a statement.
Dhoti pants and Shararas
Experiment with bottom wears this season. For dhoti pants, pick silk fabrics that which complements the drape. Pair shararas with long kurtis for a stylish appearance.
Embellished, printed and embroidered cape tops look best with long flowing lehenga skirts. To jazz up your look, try to mix and match a plain crop top and skirt in subtle colour with a floral embroidered cape in more vibrant colour.
Wear off-shoulder and cold shoulder tops with lehengas and saris. For a bolder look, pair them with heavy saris and lehengas.
Most of the Indian traditional outfits include lehengas and saris with heavy blouses and long drapes. If you want to go all simple yet classy with your attire, wear your lehengas and saris with a peplum blouse. From mirror work, zari work, velvet, to sequins, there’s a lot to choose from.
Inputs by Banik Walia, Founder and Designer, Baniramaa