Indian woman fashion guide

“Fashion is a way to say who you are without having to speak. It is just like maths, you either understand it or not! There is no in between.” We all have our own fashion tastes and sense which eventually leads to create a distinguished persona. But there are few ground rules which every fashionista should follow like there is no harm in gathering some knowledge and putting up a good show. Right? Especially when we belong to the clan of Indian women of Asian league who just can’t afford to go wrong with their choice of clothes. I mean can you dare to wear those hot pants to your ‘Tayaa ji ‘s place at Sonepat? Or a halter top to your ‘maasi’s griha pravesh puja at Patna? I know your wardrobe is full of all types of trendy wears from minis to palazzos but do you really know what are all those clothes which you must have ? So my dear Indian soul sisters take a look at this list especially for you!

  1. White Shirt/Dress/Suit

Well, white is an amazing colour and also a wardrobe essential. It provides you neat and sophisticated look. And you can team it up with almost every other colour. Like white with other neutral colours provide you relaxed looks and white with fun colours like pink,yellow, red gives you a perfect get away party looks. Try not to accessories too much when wearing white.

white goes with every thing!

2. Our very own desi kurti

An indian girl without a kurti in her wardrobe is like twitter without followers. Literally kurtis are our desi saviours wear it with leggings, jeans, skirts or salwars. Bright kurtis project your ethnic look and lighter one is mostly good for casual look.


These make us feel like a super woman instantly. These super comfy indo-western leggings have saved many of us from those tight churidars and brightened our days with their various prints,patterns or colours. Wear it with a nice baggy Tee or a kurti, It’s all your call.

black leggings are cult essentials

4. Denim Jeans

No matter how many colours, prints or style this super comfy clothes of 21st century adopt but we can never get over those age old blue washed denim jeans. Wear it with white shirts and instantly turn into Diva.Pair it with a bright tee and go shopping or team it up with a kurti and catch that bus or metro easily. Oh, what have we done without you!

denim jeans are classics!

5. Saree

Sarees are God’s little creations. There lovely five yard clothes look fabulous on every body type. You don’t need to think twice before putting it up for any special occasion. From any wedding to a festival! Just remember one rule your blouse should never be of same fabric as your saree. It’s so 90s these days.  And yes, sarees are worn with a classy pair of heels always.

a kosa silk saree with shimmer blouse

6. Ethnic skirt

Well, a fun,vibrant and pretty ethnic skirt will always make you feel beautiful. And you can almost wear it everywhere from your uncle’s house to your friends birthday bash. From shopping to a date. It is always politically correct. Team it up with crop top or a tee or a choli and dupatta, it’s all your choice.

an ethnic skirt, wear it with a choli or with a tee!

7. Little Black Dress

Every woman should have the classic LBD i.e. the Little Black Dress to channel her inner Audrey Hepburn. Get it in any shape you want – skater, bandage, wrap, shift, or babydoll, because nothing spells classy more than that LBD.The dark hue conceals the flab and adds a curve to your body. Accentuate your look either with an accessory, a waist coat or a shrug.

8. All purpose jacket

These jackets would save you from any bad cloth day. When nothing is working out and you are just not in mood just add on a jacket over your dress and feel the difference. After that all you need are those over sized goggles of yours. And yes you can easily accessorize your over all look with long chains and pendents.

a jacket is like potato, goes with ethnic,western,fusion!

9. Palazzos

Well these are the most comfy dresses ever invented in human history. Lean alone India, These are adored by women across the globe. So wear it any day when you don’t feel like wearing anything. and team it up with high wedges and tight tops.

palazzos are comfy cools!

10. Versatile Dupatta/Shawl

Our life would literally be incomplete without these. Mix and match it with your ethnic dresses, wrap it around your neck on your western wears or just use it on chilly nights. It’s all in your hands.

10. Sequenced blouse

Well have only three types of sequences blouses in your wardrobe, black, multi color and golden and trust me you don’t need to invest a penny for your stock of those 100 sarees in your trunk after that. These will compliment any type and colour of saree easily.

sequence never goes wrong!

11. A super girly dress

It can be flowy,printed,short,long anything which is fun and you actually fall in love with this single piece. A causal day out with girls or an invitation for lunch you feel happy every time you wear it.

such dresses are a girls best friends!

12. Patiala suit

Last but not the least it is that punjabi patiyala suit which complete our wardrobe. Wear it with jhumkis and juttis for complete look.

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patiala is desi beat!

Along with these, you should undoubtedly owe a led lipstick, a classy jhola, a timeless clutch, a pair of flats, a pair of goggles, a hat,a pair of heels!Just to complement everything in your wardrobe.

PS.- What you wear is all your choice. You reflect your attitude through your clothes. Be sure to reflect the right one. 

Hail sisterhood!