Shibori is a Japanese dyeing technique dating back to the 8th century. Remember that indigo tye-n-dye kurta Deepika wore in Chor bazaari that became a rage? :-) From the streets of Mumbai to Sarojini to every retail outlet, it was everywhere! That’s Shibori print and it’s back again. From dresses to kurtas and palazzos, this colourful print is taking over everything. So we have compiled this list of stunning kurtas to flaunt this pattern in style.
1. Cotton Mull Tie Dye Long Kurta
Beautiful indigo colour and the shibori pattern, this kurta is the true essence of what shibori is all about. Pair this beauty with a white sharara or simple palazzos, along with your silver jhumkis, and you’ll shine wherever you go.Price: Rs 2,290. Buy it here.
2. Shibori Print Cotton Asymmetrical Kurti By Meena Bazaar
With this lovely kurti, all you need to do it add a pair of jhumkis, heavy kohl and bright kolhapuris for that finishing touch. College, work or a family function - you’ll stand out wherever you go. Price: Rs 750. Buy it here.
3. Purple Shibori Dyed Cotton Kurti
This beautiful purple kurti will take you through any formal meeting and functions where you don’t want to go all ethnic. Pair this with your favourite skinnies or go more formal with loose black cotton pants. You’ll look oh-so-chic.Price: Rs 1,799. Buy it here.
4. Cotton Cambric Tie-Dye Tassel Trim Mini Kurta
Look at the different hues of blue in this one. How gorgeous would you look wearing this at the next family dinner. Pssst.. the best part is that you can even wear this as a dress. So much win! :-D Price: Rs 2,190. Buy it here.
5. Hand Block Print Flared Kurta
How beautiful would you look in this flared kurta. We absolutely love the fun red edging and the gorgeous shibori hems. I think I will be wearing this as a dress though. :-)
This casual black and white shibori kurta is fun, chilled out and SO summer-y. Pair it black lycra tights or a white churidar and feel cool throughout the day.Price: Rs 750. Buy it here.
7. Cotton Printed Kalidar Shibori Long Kurta
Our favourite on the list, this beautiful asymmetrical kurta is just so stunning that we think you just found your attire for Rakshabandhan. Don’t miss the cute tassels on the side. Price: Rs 2,690. But it here.
8. Jashn Blue & White Shibori Dyed Kurta
How much fun is this kurta with the typical blue and white shibori print and the red detailing. Wear it with sleek sandals and accessorize with a pair of earrings.Price: Rs 749. Buy it here.
9. Neeli Kairi Printed Kurta
With extremely delicate shibori print on the yoke and the hem, this pretty block print kurta is the answer to all your summer woes. Style it with white tights and a pretty white dupatta and look stunning all day.Price: Rs 1,359. Buy it here.
10. BIBA Multicoloured Shibori Tie-Dyed Kurta
Team up this multi-coloured cutie with a white churidar and your favourite kolhapuris and have fun all day. Perfect for a casual day running errands at the local market or a fun day out with your friends! :-)