Ethnic fashion has evolved to be so much more than just traditional Indian wear. We love mixing and matching our ethnic wear and one of the most beloved pieces of ethnic clothing among us girls is the kurta. So here is a list of 6 amazing kurtas and how you can style them in non-traditional ways, even for dressy events!
This beautiful piece of ethnic wear is everything that is right in this world! With it’s high collar and the slit in the lower front, this kurta is anything but simple. It’s easy to match with a pair of skinny jeans or a palazzo for a regular day in college. And if you want to add a bit of colour to your look, try this cool blue choker with hints of orange and gold!
1. Not-so-simple safed
2. Patterned perfection
This gorgeous patterned kurta is here to quench your thirst for new age ethnic wear! Not only does it have a wonderful mix of vibrant colours but has equally awesome print as well! Match it with this pair of white patterned palazzos for a comfortable yet contemporary look.
How pretty are the designs on this midnight blue anarkali? You can match it with leggings or go bold by matching it with dark skinny jeans and closed toe stilettos for a night out. No accessories needed around your neck with this pretty piece, but since it’s sleeveless, dress your wrist with this cute tasseled bangle. Another twist to the tale? You can wear this one like a dress too!
3. The contemporary anarkali
4. Black, white & bold!
With a major portion in plain black, this piece mixes the classic black look with an exaggerated white border and bold, red embroidered patterns, resulting in one stunning kurta! Match it with flared palazzos and heels to get a chic look for work. You can accessorise with this red bangle to accentuate the reds in the outfit.
5. Kurta by day. Dress by night!
We simply love this kurta for its symmetrical red borders and the red band at the waist. Moving as far away from traditional ethnic as possible, style this beautiful kurta as a dress! Match it with a pair of ankle length gladiators and these chandelier earrings for a fun day out with friends.
6. Block print beauty
Black is a colour that works for EVERYONE and here is a kurta that proves my point. This sexy kurta with leafy block prints is heaven-sent! Match it with a plain black dhoti and funky jootis for a stylish day at work. Accessorise with this gorgeous golden choker to give that extra oomph to your outfit!
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Published on Apr 27, 2016