What do you do when you get a last-minute invite to a wedding and you have to wear an ethnic outfit that hasn’t been repeated twice in the past two months? What do you do when not going is not an option because that cute guy from the boy’s side is going to be there?
Yeah, that’s a bit of a pickle. But having gone through that recently here’s what I discovered. When they say ‘necessity is the mother of invention’, they (whoever ‘they’ is) are not kidding. I wracked my brain for ways I could turn the western items in my wardrobe to convincingly Indian. From Despacito to Dilli Wali Girlfriend… And I’m happy to let you girls know, I succeeded in rounding up 12 common, nonetheless stylish fashion items in your wardrobe that do the job. Here they are:
The Floral Skater Dress
We all have at least one floral mini dress in our closet, don’t we? I figured out a way to get Sabyasachi vibes without putting your kidneys up for sale. This is my genius outfit moment, guys! Wear with: A flared sharara, an embellished dupatta, elaborate earrings and maangtika. Top it off with a potli bag.