At a time when we are all busy finding our way out of traffic jams and hustling to meet deadlines, every girl dreams to live a princess’s life for at least a day. And here comes just the occasion to fulfil that wish. In case you haven’t guessed yet, it is Raksha Bandhan, the festival that celebrates the beautiful bond between a brother and sister.
Between making lists of gifts to demand and delicacies to gorge on, spare a thought for the trendy clothes you would be wearing. Surely there is no way you would want to don the usual traditional look. Lending the one-dimensional concept of traditional clothing a dash of new fashion trends uplifts your elegance in a unique style.
Making the most of this special festival, we bring to you some contemporary ideas to stylize your ethnic ensemble in a modish way.
Elegant Anarkali By Shehla Khan
A refreshing change from blingy anarkalis embellished all over with dazzling accents, this beautiful kalidar dress by Shehla Khan makes an elegant addition to your closet. In a fresh shade of blush, it carries a minimalistic charm to complement your refined appeal. The beautiful embroidered dupatta further elevates its charm.
Pair this graceful attire with a nude clutch and a pair of D’Orsay heels to create a single-toned ensemble in sync with the latest trends in fashion. Accessorizing the look with long kundan earrings accentuates its regal appeal.
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Long Angrakha Dress By Shalini James
Experiment with ethnic fashion styles like never before with the trendy appeal of this long angrakha dress by Shalini Ja––mes. It offers an effortless bohemian vibe thanks to its traditional fabric and vibrant prints. Adding to its beauty is the royal angrakha silhouette.
Don it with a striking silver necklace and jhumkas to give it an added edge. A bright pair of mojri’s will complete the chirpy ensemble in a fluid fashion.
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Traditional Jacket Set By Anita Dongre
Show off your individualistic way of wearing one of the new trends in fashion, and when you do that, do it the Anita Dongre way. This beautiful jacket made of sheer fabric and graced with shimmering embroidery is a lovely example of the latest trend in traditional fashion styles.
Complement the scoop neck with a striking choker to enhance your charming appearance and complete the elegant look by teaming it up with a pair of open-toe stilettoes.
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Rustic Salwar Kameez By Anavila
If you bear a penchant for blending rural chicness with hot fashion trends, then you are sure to love this ensemble. Anavila, known for her eloquent use of handloom textiles in trendy clothes presents this salwar kameez in a beautiful shade that exudes rustic charm.
Lend it a modish appeal by pairing it with smart loafers and complete the ethnic look with a dazzling pair of earrings.
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Chic Lehenga By Ridhi Mehra
Taking a cue from the divas who set Bollywood fashion trends, why not adorn yourself in a beautiful lehenga? The usual chaos of bedazzled elements restricts their use to major occasions like weddings, but not anymore. This elegant lehenga in peach delivers a delicate charm that redefines ethnic chicness.
Accessorize it with statement earrings to add a dash of glamour and complement its dainty appeal with high-heeled gladiators.
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Saree Gown By Sonakshi Raaj
Blending the grace of ethnic draping with the comfort of contemporary style, Sonakshi Raaj eloquently demonstrates how to make a gown from sari with her latest collection. In a pretty pastel shade, the attire comes with an embroidered blouse sporting sheer material as the base. The flowing silhouette exudes a fresh and charming appeal.
Team it up with a beautiful pair of glittering pumps and a maangtika to complement its grace.
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