Get beautiful with ethnic dress.Those days are gone when ethnic wear was worn only for festive occasions and special events. Today, outfits like saris and salwar-kurtas are setting the charts on fire like never before with some simple twist and turn in draping and accessorizing.
Ethnic wear can be versatile enough to suit almost every occasion, event, and time from workplace attire to party-wear and casual dressing. What’s more, you can look just as modern and glamorous in its graceful folds and designs.
Bangalore-based designer Latha Puttanna tells how one can look trendy in ethnic wear.
* Sari: There are many variations in sari drapes as there are in designing the attire itself. From the casual open-pallu look to the carefully-draped pleats, the options are many. In other way to give the sari a trendy touch is to complement it with a whole host of fun accessories, which could include clutches or jewelry.
* Sari blouse: Wearing a sleeveless, halter-neck or off-shoulder blouse always gives an ethnic ensemble the perfect balance between tradition and modernity.
* Shoes: The designer prefers classic-style shoes when it comes to shoes. These designs can never go out of style that is why, by pairing your ethnic wear with these classic accessories will set the fashion charts on fire!
* Dupatta: there was time when, the dupatta was traditionally used as a veil for women. Now a days, with ever-evolving cuts, designs, and styles, there is usually no need to wear one. Eliminating this garment from you ensemble while combining it with tips mentioned above, it can help you turn your ethnic wear into today’s fashion statement.