There is no denying we all love to dress up in our gorgeous lehengas and kurtis...for nothing makes an Indian woman look more beautiful than traditional Indian wear. The breathtaking designs and the world famous Indian cotton is ideal for the perfect Indian summer, but it isn’t always the most feasible option during the colder days. Here are some amazing ways and tips from the POPxo Team to wear your favourite outfits in winter.
1. Wear a cropped sweater
Avisha Chaudhary, Social Media CoordinatorReplace your blouse with a cropped sweater this winter and look equally gorgeous whilst keeping yourself warm! How stunning does our Social Media Manager, Avisha, look in her outfit? Wear warm woollen leggings under the lehenga and pair it with a solid coloured sweater. A classy solution to all your winter woes!
2. Pick the right fabric
Divya Sharma, Trending EditorIt is all about the fabric when it comes to ethnic wear. And we are lucky to be living in a country that is blessed with the best raw materials in clothing. Always opt for warm fabrics like velvet or cashmere. Trending editor, Divya, stays warm in her beautiful embellished velvet shawl and looks super elegant. These shawls go with every kind of ethnic wear, so just throw them on and beat the cold.
Simar Rana, Senior Lifestyle WriterIf you are not the one for shawls or sweaters and you like to spice things up a bit, then say hello to your good ol’ leather jacket. Put a fun twist on your ethnic wear and pair it with your ethnic maxis or even a saree! Senior Lifestyle Writer, Simar, shows us how to do fusion right by pairing her jacket with a gorgeous Indian skirt. We know you want this look!
4. Show some love to traditional jackets
Snigdha Chowdhary, Account ManagerIndulge in some ethnic jacket love this season - don a colourful Phulkari or a gorgeous brocade. We have a variety of these gorgeous jackets to choose from in the market, so why not go invest in one? They look trendy when paired with jeans and beautiful with traditional Indian attire. Account Manager, Snigdha, dresses up in her gorgeous lehenga and replaces her blouse with a peplum jacket. Love the way her belt ties the outfit together and also breaks the monotony of a solid colour. Shaadi season outfit goals!
Kritika Rathi, Fashion WriterFashion writer, Kritika, take her strikingly gorgeous silk Bandhgala jacket out for a spin in the cold. Replace the linen pants and palazzos with jeans in winter and wear a cozy sweater under the jacket. Accessorize with your favourite necklace and heels - that’s how girl bosses do it!