Indian choices and apparels are changing with time and it is helping the clothing business flourish with new and exciting ideas in the market. Indian clothing which was mostly about highlighting the country’s cultural heritage, is gradually aligning itself to more exposed and globally accepted in trend fashion.
The Indian fashion market now is slowly pacing from hand stitched and tailored clothes to readymade in showroom apparels. Because of this ,and plus the globalisation, a lot of brands have been able to expose themselves and taste great success.
We researched and noticed some of the emerging trends in clothing and jotted down the top 5 for you.
- Nehru Jackets
Popularised by our first prime- minister “Jawaharlal Nehru”, these jackets have been back in the trend since somewhere around 2010 and now are being styled with many variety of apparels for men and women. Nehru Jacket was listed amongst the top 10 global political fashion statements of all times by the Time magazine.
The Nehru jacket shares its lineage from The Northern Indian “achkan”, a closed-neck, and coat like garment usually considered a court dress for Indian nobility.
Fabrics used to make this garment can vary from Cotton linen to Self printed cotton and from Raw silk to Velvet.
- Fusion Saree
Mostly worn by Bollywood Divas, it is one of the most upcoming trend. It has been in the trend since long, since the Lakme Fashion week took them over the box and revolutionised it really seriously.
Fusion sarees can be styled in various ways like Saree with Tunic, Saree with Leggings, Saree Gown, Cape Saree, Saree with colour pleats, Dhoti Saree and Saree with Trains.
- Long kurta with slits
This most certainly is an absolute wardrobe essential for the season. The best part about this attire is that you can dress it up depending on the occasion. For work you can wear them with comfortable and trendy flats. For a date just put on heels and some similar accessories, and there you go.
If you are going out of dresses to make a style statement, pair your already worn lahenga adorned with designs and exclusive patterns with a casual choli, top, tunic etc. It looks amazing without being too dressy- perfectly suitable for casual as well as traditional gatherings.
- Palazzo pants: As trendy as the season gets. They have been in trend since a very very long time and for good. They can be styled in the most chic way with a variety of top wear.
So, are you ready to be a fashionista in your own right with the correct fashion choices and with adequate style to boot!