East Indian fashion is centuries old, with current outfits combining old traditions with contemporary stylings. There are five main types of outfits in Indian fashion today: the Lehenga, Salwar Kameez, Sharara, Anarkali, and the world-famous Sari. These outfits are great for East Indian weddings, but they are also finding their way into Western culture. The stunning combination of colors and complex embroidery work in these dazzling dresses is a great and unique addition to anyone’s wardrobe!
Indian Fashion Lehenga
The Lehenga is a three-piece Indian fashion dress that is an ankle-length skirt and a blouse with a matching scarf (dupatta), which is always embroidered and pleated. The lehenga hangs from the waist, leaving the lower back and midriff bare. Learn how to wear a lehenga and how to drape the dupatta.
This gorgeous three-piece Lehenga set is a perfect outfit to wear to an Indian wedding at a Temple or an upscale hotel. The silk choli and silk dupatta are a perfect combination of elegance and style. The beautiful floral pattern accents the skirt and matches well with colorful jewelry, such as colored gems. This Indian fashion outfit comes in a variety of colors and sizes.
This designer Lehenga Choli has beautiful floral embroidery work. This Indian fashion dress is made from fine silk with a floral print, and the border of this gorgeous skirt has pearl work on it. The blouse is also made from art silk with an eye-catching floral pattern. The dupatta is made of a net cloth and features pearl embellishment along the border.
This simple, yet unique, Lehenga has magnificent embroidery work. This dress would be great for simple Indian celebrations and also for small parties with family and friends. This bottom skirt and blouse are made of Banglori silk, and the dupatta is made up of net fabric with a lace border. The dupatta is hand embroidered, giving each piece a unique appearance.
This stunning Lehenga is meant for a newlywed bride. The one of a kind Lehenga would be ideal for a new bride to wear to celebrations with their in-laws or other families. This heavily embroidered Lehenga is made of net fabric.
This traditional style Lengha is hand embroidered with thread. The blouse is made from gorgeous Banglori silk, and the dupatta is made of net fabric with a gorgeous lace border. This two-tone Lengha is a unique Indian dress that would be great for Roka ceremonies. This also would look beautiful for a bridesmaid dress.
Indian Fashion Salwar Suit
Salwar Kameez is a traditional three-piece Indian dress that is worn by Indians around the world. Salwar are trousers that are wide at the waist and narrow and cuffed at the bottom. These trousers are held up by a drawstring or elastic belt, which then causes the trousers to become pleated around the waist.
This fancy, designer silk embroidered Salwar Kameez is glamorous and definitely a must-have for Indian celebrations. The top and bottom are made from satin georgette. This subtle, yet elegant, suit can be worn with oxidized Jaipur jewelry. This is an Indian fashion dress that will make a statement.
This designer Indian fashion dress has an ethnic printed kameez with rich embroidered sleeves in beautiful patterns. The bottom is cotton material and the dupatta is chiffon material with matching embroidery. This salwar kameez is great for festive events such as Diwali, Karva Chauth, and Mehendi ceremony, but is also simple enough to be worn at any special event with family and friends.
This traditional Salwar Kameez is made of faux georgette, and the dupatta is made of georgette. This elegant look will bring out the true diva and add grace and charm to your appearance in this beautiful designer embroidered suit. This is a perfect fit for all parties and occasions and is a guaranteed head-turner.
This cute Salwar Kameez is made of pure cotton. This salwar kameez is great for Indian prayers (pooja) at home or the Temple. This is a traditional outfit and not too dressy for simple get-togethers.
This Salwar Kameez is beautifully embroidered. The top and bottom are made from cotton and the dupatta is made from a net fabric. This outfit has an effortless, yet classy, look that can look great at smaller celebrations.
Indian Fashion Anarkali
An Anarkali is a dress-like garment that consists of a long frock style that is worn down to the ankles or knees. The Anarkali dress is always heavily embroidered.
This beautiful, full-length Anarkali Suit is great for big Indian weddings. This suit would be worn by the bride’s sister or sister-in-law at various Indian celebrations. The top fabric is made of heavy georgette and net. The bottom fabric is Santoon, and the dupatta is made of chiffon.
This show-stopping long Anarkali gown is sure to catch everyone’s eye at the wedding ceremony or engagement party. The top fabric is a mixture of net fabric with satin silk and stonework embellishments. The bottom fabric is santoon and the dupatta is a combination of net fabric and santoon.
This eye-catching Anarkali suit has detailed embroidery and embellishments that grace the whole dress. The bride can wear this at her reception, Mehendi, and Roka ceremony. The top fabric is made up of net with georgette and stonework, the bottom fabric is santoon, and the dupatta is made of georgette and santoon.
This stylish 100% cotton Anarkali Kurti Dress is very soft and comfortable to wear. The beautiful tunic has a gorgeous, elegant print that can be paired with Rajasthani earrings and bangles. This beautiful Anarkali can be worn to house Poojas or at the Temple.
This outstanding Anarkali dress is a unique piece that can be worn to reception parties and other celebrations. The top half is made of faux georgette with intricate embroidery work. The bottom fabric is santoon, and the dupatta is made of net and santoon with embroidery and stonework.
Indian Fashion Sharara
Shararas are three-piece Indian dresses that consist of a pair of loose, wide-legged, and flared trousers that can be worn with a tunic (Kurti) and a dupatta. This is one of the easier Indian fashion dresses to put on. It’s basically a long shirt with bell-bottom trousers and a scarf.
This elegant Sharara style suit is a classic look that is great for bridesmaids, Mehendi ceremonies, and taka ceremonies. This two-tone suit will get everyone’s attention. The top and bottom fabric is faux georgette. Dupatta is a combination of faux georgette and santoon.
This is a very elegant and unique style of Sharara suit. The pants are known as palazzo pants, which are long women’s trousers cut with a loose and extremely wide leg that flares out. This beautiful suit offers detailed embroidery so it can be worn to large Indian gatherings.
This gorgeous three-piece sharara Indian fashion dress is made of georgette and santoon. This beauty is available in five show-stopping colors. This Indian fashion classic gives you a simple but respectable look, great for formal gatherings.
This pretty three-piece sharara suit is made up of different functional fabrics. The top is made of faux georgette; the bottom is made of faux georgette, cotton, and net. The beautiful Banarasi style scarf/dupatta is made of santoon.
This gorgeous show-stopping three-piece sharara suit has embroidery and stonework, making it a show stopper at Indian receptions. The beautiful suit is made of pure net fabric. This a modern touch on a traditional salwar kameez.
Indian Fashion Sari
A Sari is a garment that is unstitched and runs from 4.5 to 9 meters in length. It’s wrapped around the waist, with one end draped over the shoulder, partly baring the midriff. The sari is worn with a fitted blouse known as a choli and a petticoat, which is a matching skirt under the sari to hold it in place. Learn how to wear a sari.
This vibrant Banarasi Silk Woven Sari is great for wedding parties and engagement parties. The gorgeous blouse is made of Banglori silk, and the royal purple color is sure to stun everyone!
This eye-catching sari and blouse in Banarasi Kanjivaram Art Silk in pink and orange is magnificent. The sari is 5.5 m long and great for pooja at the Temple or home. This outfit is classy and gorgeous at the same time!
This elegant two-tone sari and blouse are made from georgette fabric. This beautiful, soft, embroidered sari is 5.5 m long and is great for family gatherings and evening bridal mehndi.
This simple, yet unique, sari is great for simple get-togethers at home or a friend’s house. The soft net fabric for the sari and Banglori silk blouse adds a certain sophistication to these pieces. This Indian fashion sari has floral embroidery and is 5.50 m in length.
This beautiful and traditional satin sari has heavy embroidery with mirror work on the sari, a brocade blouse, and is 5.50 m long. This is a very festive piece that can be worn to religious celebrations at home. Just add gold Rajasthani jewelry to complete the whole look.
This collection of Indian fashion dresses, including Lehengas, Salwar Kameez, Sharara, Anarkali, and Saris are great for East Indian celebrations, but can also work at other formal and informal occasions as well. You don’t have to travel to India to try out these dresses, as all the above pieces are available on Amazon! So, surprise your friends and families with some unique Indian fashion by choosing any of the above gorgeous selections.
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