You’re part of the bandwagon going on a ride to meet your ‘to-be’ husband in an arranged marriage setup. And one of the challenges that come with this is when you need to decide what to wear for a rishta meeting. It needs to be decent, not over the top and something that accentuates your looks. We’ve listed out 15 rishta meeting outfits that are perfect for the occasion.
1. A Modern Kurta With Jeans
When you want to keep things comfortable and casual, go for a kurta that has a contemporary feel and pair it with jeans. This asymmetrical hem kurta is all you need. It’s peppy, easy going and looks fantastic. POPxo Recommends: Bhama Couture Green Printed Kurta (Rs 1,000)
2. A Well Suited Blazer
A dynamic blazer along with formal pants or denims has its own charm. It’s neat, non-fussy and crisp. Just what you need to wear to make that first impression. Ditch the dull colours and choose something bright like this powder blue crepe Blazer. POPxo Recommends: Slim Fit Crepe Jacket (Rs 1,679)
3. Keep It Light And Cheery
An Indigo printed kurta along with flowy palazzos and some gorgeous silver earrings and you’re set to make that appearance as a cheerful girl. It’s breezy and pretty at the same time. POPxo Recommends: Aks Blue Printed Kurta (Rs 349)
4. A Long Maxi Dress For Evenings
Gone are the days when you have to think twice about showing off too much skin. This long maxi dress is both stylish and subtle. The woven fabric in the bodice is remarkable and talks highly of your taste, and the long flowing maroon fabric gives you a soft gait. POPxo Recommends: Global Desi Maroon Printed A-Line Maxi Dress (Rs 2,379)
5. A Blouse Along With Fitted Pants
When you’re off to a hotel or a formal place, then putting on a pair of well-fitted pants along with a printed feminine blouson will do the trick. It’s not only classy, it’s also very graceful. Wear tiny heels with these so you can strut around confidently.
When you are meeting the boy’s parents too, you’d like to keep a conventional look. This printed kurta with a solid see-through layer on top is light and girly. Wear this with churidars and heels. POPxo Recommends: Aks Multicolored Printed Kurta (Rs 450)
7. A Smart Ethnic Top And Pants
Instead of wearing formal blazer suits, you could give it an ethnic twist by wearing this fancy peplum top with pants to go with it. It’s one of its kind and will definitely let you show off your awesome dressing sense. POPxo Recommends: Peplum Top Suit Set (Rs 779)
8. A Fitted Jacket For A Skirt Or A Dress
Add a touch of formal, with this peplum jacket and the side zip. It not only accentuates the curves but gives your stance a polished look. Wear it with a printed skirt or a dress, even pants maybe, for the rishta meeting. POPxo Recommends: Peplum Jacket With Crossover Zip (Rs 1,979)
9. Casual Jeans With A Pretty Top
Wear jeans when you want to keep things informal. The pretty blouse in a neutral colour with lace details keeps the attention focused on you and not the outfit. It adds a feminine touch to your look and you cannot go wrong with this one.
Meeting the guy for late dinner or drinks? Then wear this gorgeous red skirt with a black top. We all know red has it’s own magic when worn. This lets you show off your dressing style with a hint of sensuality. POPxo Recommends: Dorothy Perkins Red Flared Skirt (Rs 2,095)
11. A Traditional Kurta Set!
Visiting the guy’s home or is he coming over with the family? Keep the look straight forward with this bright kurta and churidars. The little embellishments add some bling to the outfit and the flare in the kurta gives it such an elegant look. POPxo Recommends: Sangria Coral Kalidar Anarkali With Embellishments (Rs 3,500)
12. When A Top Won’t Do - Kurti It Is!
A little conscious about wearing a top, switch it with a high-low kurti. This printed kurti is elegant and stylish. Perfect to be matched with white pants and heels. Add tiny earrings and a dainty bracelet for a sophisticated look. POPxo Recommends: People Navy Blue Printed Tunic (Rs 540)
13. A Daytime Date
Meeting him in the daytime and not in the mood to wear denims or pants. A jumpsuit will come to your rescue then. This printed jumpsuit fits well and is such a flattering piece. Wear this with flats and carry a tiny purse. Keep the look smooth and simple.
Going to a top notch restaurant for dinner? You could play up your outfit and move to a well-fitted dress that defines your curves. Put on nude shoes and skip the accessories and makeup - you’ll still manage to stand out!POPxo Recommends: Closet London Knot-Neck Waist-Tie Sheath Dress (Rs 2,499)
15. An Indo-Western Ensemble
A smart, fitted kurta with solid pants is for the new-age woman. Traditional at heart and modern in your style, this outfit is for you, girl! Work your magic with this figure-accentuating ensemble. It’s subtle yet cutting edge. POPxo Recommends: Front Open Kurta With Solid Pants (Rs 1,250)We’re sure you’re all set for your rishta meeting now!