The fragrance of delicious sweets, pairing exquisite outfits and buying personalised gifts is a yearly tradition in many Indian households. These fun-filled festivals keep us rooted in our Indian heritage. Familial bonding over food and outfit selections keeps the zest of these celebrations alive in our memories.
Celebrating India’s festivals!
The fragrance of delicious sweets, pairing exquisite outfits and buying personalised gifts is a yearly tradition in many Indian households. These fun-filled festivals keep us rooted in our Indian heritage. Familial bonding over food and outfit selections keeps the zest of these celebrations alive in our memories. Adorning these elaborate outfits helps us connect to our Indian identity, making us part of a larger family. Our outfits are a symbol of our glorious culture. Let’s celebrate our historic Indian attire at every auspicious festive occasion.
Here are some Desi outfit styling ideas for the festive season:
1) Fun floral saree
2) Matching Tunic and palazzo
Update your festive style with a touch of modernity. Feel comfortable and stylish in a graceful coord set. Bid farewell to boring, done and dusted traditional looks by styling a contemporary pastel tunic palazzo set. Choose from different colour and size options to suit your style. Feminine schiffli embroidery is just the touch of elegance you need this festive season! Pair it with matching shoes to tie the look together.
3) Bright-coloured gown
Start the celebrations off with a bang! Capture everyone’s attention with exciting pink. The vibrant, vivacious colour is sure to set off fireworks at every celebration. Pick one of these showstopping gowns with brocade detailing over luxurious sunny silk fabric. These, long fabulous flared A-line skirts are a delightful addition to all the festivities. Add some sparkle to your outfit with silver statement jewellery pieces.
4) Easy to wear kurti
If you love simplicity and enjoy keeping things casual, then this outfit is just for you. The humble, decent kurti is an easy and refreshing alternative to heavy, over-the-top outfits. This outfit doesn’t require any draping or complicated planning. Kurtis are simple and affordable! A bright red festive kurti is just the pop of colour to spice up your celebratory outfit. Wear a sturdy pair of heels to elevate your look.
How to accessorise for the occasion:
1) Jewellery to match:
Gold and silver jewellery will look exquisite with any outfit. Buy lighter or darker gold jewellery, depending on your skin tone. Rose gold and yellow gold looks spectacular with warm skin tones, while silver and platinum look great on cool skin tones. If you’re neutral, you can mix and match different metals together.
If these precious metals are too expensive to splurge on, try wearing junk jewellery. It’s trendy and affordable. Layer on pretty necklaces, elegant jhumkas and colourful glass bangles to match your gorgeous Indian attire.
2) Juttis and handbags:
Colourful beaded, mirrored, embroidered juttis with intricate sequence detailing can elevate any outfit. It can tie the whole look together, especially when accompanied by a handbag made of the same fabric. Match your juttis and handbag to look put together. It’s best to style contrasting or monochrome accessories to your outfit to stand out. If you have an over-the-top outfit, go for simple accessories, but wear bright and colourful accessories if your outfit is simple.
Colours that will look great for the festive season:
Bright and beautiful colours like red, orange, pink and yellow add to the festivity. These fiery colours add warmth and joy to every celebration.
Here are a few outfits in these colours:
You can wear a beautiful bright red and gold saree to experience that warm festive feeling. It has that gorgeous celebratory aura that’s both tasteful and elegant.
Bright, zesty orange gives a fresh and vibrant vibe! This power colour looks great on warm skin tones. Nothing says festive more than orange.
Add glamour to your festive celebrations with vibrant and vivacious pink! This gorgeous colour is stylish and has a child-like innocence making it perfect for celebrating family functions.
This bright sunshine colour can uplift anyone’s mood. Celebrate all your auspicious festivals with a summery colour for a happy-go-lucky feel!
Twin with your sister!
Wear matching outfits with your family. Recreate old festive memories by twinning with your sister. Buy the same outfit in different colours to brighten up the celebratory mood.
Celebrate different Indian festivals in these beautiful traditional outfits. Style them with gorgeous accessories and pretty hairstyles to enjoy the fun festivities. Gift your sisters, mothers and friends beautiful bright sarees in different colours to mark the celebration. Sarees make a fabulous celebratory outfit and can be given as a thoughtful gift.
Enjoy the festivities!