Update your Wardrobe with Indo-Western Trends
by Hemalatha Thiraviarajan Designer
Designers these days are designing
clothes keeping in mind more of a global outfit silhouette. Trends are becoming
more blended than purely traditional or in stark contrast with one another.
Fusion trends that reflect a blend of the Western and Indian have been around
for quite some time. While Indian traditional wear is back to dominate the
fashion trends for the coming years, Indo western hasn't completely
taken a back seat. Many people still prefer the blended indo-western
outfit looks, especially for everyday comfort wear. Traditional attires are
mostly set aside for occasional wear like family gatherings, functions,
weddings and festive occasions.
Fashionable stoles and dupattas have
undergone a fine fusion when it comes to indo western outfits and flaunting
pretty printed dupattas, embellished scarves etc. are the trend of the day.
Experiment with different tying and knotting styles with your dupatta and make
the most of it as a fashion accessory. You could pair contrasting and bright
coloured dupattas or stoles with coloured printed kurtis or tunics. Similarly, pairing floral printed dupattas or stoles
with a plain bold colour kurti creates a balanced look and can appear very
When it comes to accessorizing your
Indo western outfit, most women are in a fix. There is a lot of scope to
experiment with in the costume jewellery section ranging from jhumkas, beaded
necklace, choker necklace, pearls, oxidised silver trinkets. These can be
easily paired with Kurtis if you're wearing them with leggings,
denims or jeggings.
Just as Kurtis are paired
with churidar leggings and denims, similarly western A-line dresses,
tunics and short tops are paired with Indian churidar leggings for an Indo-western look.
Cocktail saris and geometric prints on
georgette saris are very much in vogue. Worn with the right kind of blouse,
these saris can look very chic and elegant. Animal prints are also in fashion
and each of these quirky prints have been partly inspired by Bollywood movies
and movie stars having seen them flaunting these trends on the red carpet or on
other television shows. Even bold colours are being experimented with; black
and white, rust and red, orange and black are bright and bold hues which add to
the quirky and westernised effect of these Indian wear outfits. This reflects a
unique blend and has been the latest fusion trend of the western and
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