7 Best & Easy Ways To Style Your Regular Salwar Kameez

7 Best & Easy Ways To Style Your Regular Salwar Kameez


Do you have a love affair with your salwar kameez? Salwar kameez is one of those Indian outfits that you can wear for any occasion, whether it’s an evening party, dinner at a restaurant, a casual day out, wedding, college or while going to office. But if you keep repeating the same outfit to different occasions, it will become little unexciting. We all love Indian ethnic suits, be it salwar suits, churidaar suits, Patiala suits, Anarkali suits or Palazzo suits.
But, sadly, they attribute quite low on the top priority list of women these days, particularly if they are projecting a fresh and contemporary image. But, why do we limit ourselves to wear these salwar kameez only for our casual outings or formal events. You can look a different person anytime by styling your regular salwar kameez in variety of ways. Below mentioned are some of the style tips that you can follow to style you regular salwar kameez and look gorgeous every time:

Jacket Up:

c11de19eb422e07cfcb8b8f257cCurrently, the ethinc jackets are very much IN fashion and you can also put them on with your regular salwar kameez. Jackets suits are very charming and stylish. Jackets provide you with a royal touch either casually or formally. You can simply fetch various types and styles of ethnic jackets online, markets or in the showrooms.

For a casual and trendy look, style yourself with a mirror work jacket, or if you are going for a wedding then you can opt for embroidered or embellished jackets, and give a new fashion statement to your regular salwar kameez. They give more stylish appeal when you compliment this attire with sterling silver long dangling.


a3a3f57b4610ffa381f8e305e69An essential part of Indian dressing is wearing bindi on our forehead. Wearing bindi defines our traditions and culture. They look extra charming and give all toghther a new meaning to our dressings. You can always style yourself differently in your regular salwar kameez, by putting on embellished or simple bindi as per the occasion.

Make Up:

perfect-makeup-6According to different occasions, make-up vary. Light make up is worn for college, office or dinner party and heavy make-up for formal functions like weddings or some events. Make up plays a significant role in changing your overall looks. Eye makeup looks stunning specially with Indian dressing. You can always decorate yourself differently in your regular salwar kameez, by wearing makeup occasionally. They will surely make you look extra charming.

Different Bottom Styles:

lsk-101These days there are so many different types and styles of bottoms available in the market, which when matched with your regular salwar kameez, you can get stylish, trendy and different look. Earlier only churidaar or loose salwar options were available for the bottom wear. We are lucky to be born in this era, where we find trendy varieties of bottom wears for our kameez.

Leggings, jeggings, dhoti pants, palazzo pants, capris, cigarette pants, straight pants etc. are the various different types and style of bottoms, and when they are teamed up with our regular salwar kameez, they give you all together a different and new meaning to our attire.


madmy53562200560-dress_mateDuppatta is a must in any of the traditional function in the society. Choosing a correct duppatta can either make or destroy your pretty looks. So, you have to be very careful in its selection. These days, even if your salwar kameez is simple looking, your duppatta needs to stand out. Just like in sarees where your saree is simple but your blouse should be trendy. Embellished, embroidered, net work and various eye catching lace bordered duppattas are available to match with your salwar kameez.

You can wear them differently, by pinning up in one or both shoulders, carrying them in you arms, over your neck and many other different styles. By wearing them differently, the look of your regular salwar kameez will totally change and you would undoubtedly look gorgeous and strikingly beautiful.

Carry the Potli Bags

traditional-potliThese days, carrying a small potli bag is in trend. Potli bags in mirror work, thread work, embroidery work or zardosi works are available. Apart from wearing any regular salwar kameez in trendy style, it’s very important that you carry the perfect bag or clutch along with it. Ethnic clutch bags designed with zari embroidery also goes well with traditional salwar kameez. Give yourself a new desired look by carrying any of these clutches or potli bags, and look more fashionable.

Right Accessories and Jewellery:

fashion-accessoriesWearing right accessories and jewellery is the first step in looking awesome in any of the Indian traditional ethnic attire. Be it necklace, earrings, bracelets, bangles, nosepin or mangtikka, all these play an important role on ant attire you wear to complete your entire looks. Wear embellished jewelleries and accessories with you heavy suits, jhumkas with floor length Anarkali dress, studs with simple salwar kameez and many more.

To create an elegant and regal looks, wear chunky bangles or stylish bracelets on your hands, anklets on your feet and some hair accessories too.There are infinite options available by which you can style youself in your regular salwar kameez and look different every time.


288c03ea97bdfe8f28ea76ce1ee9c3b6Sandals, Indian-style stylish slippers and closed heel belly shoes/ pumps look good with almost all suit styles. However, sandals with liitle heels look great in some of the suit styles. Don’t ever put on sneakers or sports-styled shoes with salwar kameez, they just turn your looks around. Platforms and big, thick heels are also suggested to be avoided. Correct footwear selection give a new meaning to your salwar kameez and makes you move around in much confidence.

Follow the Cape Trend

different_bottoms_with_salwA cape style top, cape choli, cape blouse or a cape salwar kameez, it seems that cape is in everywhere. Capes have come in a big way in Indian Fashion these days. Television celebrities to the bollywood celebs, everybody are flaunting their Cape Fashion. By taking some fashion inspiration from these stars, you can team up your not so happening salwar kameez with the trendy capes. By doing this, not only you would look trendy, but also you would create magic with your regular salwar kameez.

Right Colours:

salwar-neck-designs-for-botton-style-u-neck-kameezWith right colour combination your salwar kameez can be styled beautifully. If your kameez is shiny and bright then balance it with subdued bottom and duppatta. But if it is soothing colour kameez, then mix it up with shimmering and brighter coloured duppatta and lowers. Your ethnic looks would be brought out glamorously with right colour combination.

Improvise your Kameez:

img_0897Wear your salwar kameez with the heat of improvisation. Well, it is not always necessary to wear salwar kameez the way it is usually worn. You can definitely make your own fashion waves. Team up your kameez with an old unworn skirt and feel the difference. Leggings are mundane way of wearing of a salwar kameez, so better experiment it differently. By improvising, you can make your regular and boring kameez look interesting and stylish.

Neon Shades:

2613687-neon-green-cotton-jNeon shades are in trend in the Indian fashion industry since a long time. Colours like green, yellow, blue and pink are magical neon shades. They are available in all type of fabrics like shimmer, silk, georgette, chiffon, velvet, cotton or crepe. You can always team up your boring kameez with any of the neon shade bottom or duppatta and see the magic it brings.

These were the few salwar kameez styling tips and notice that how this traditional ethnic outfit no longer remains boring and uninteresting. A salwar kameez can be simple and comfortable, or very delicate or decorative, making different style for each and every occasion from casual to formal creates magic. So, ladies, Team up your kameez with interesting duppatas and bottoms and create a style statement.