Raksha Bandhan is one festival, we look forward to every year. Putting all the sibling rivalry to the side (only for an hour or so) we indulge in celebrating our relationship and enjoy the special day. And dressing up is an important part of the celebration. How else would you upload all the pretty pictures on Instagram? And if you’re on a hunt for gorgeous traditional outfits for women, we got you covered.
1. Sarees from WhySoBlue
Their collection Ode to Amma brings you sarees inspired by Mother’s closet because that’s the place we raid every time we need a saree, right? Check out this Thecchi saree. With a beautiful burnt orange shade and black hand made tassels, this is one of the perfect traditional outfits for women for Rakhi. Pair it with a blouse of contrasting colour, and you’re good to go.
Price: Rs 2400
2. Lehenga from Dress Folk
If you’ve been looking for lehenga but don’t want to go for a heavy attire, we got your back. This Poorab Paschim lehenga is a perfect combination of ethnic and contemporary. Stitched out of cotton and Chanderi silk, this outfit is ideal for the occasion.
Price: Rs 5,700
3. Kurta Plazzo set from The Loom
There’s nothing more classy than a simple kurta paired with a gorgeous Plazzo. And this kurta with polka dots is one of the best we came across. Made from cotton, you can easily rock it during summers as well.
Price: Rs 3,490
4. Crop top and Plazzo from The Secret Label
Indian ethnic attire is evolving, and we love this combination of crop top and palazzo. This three-piece set comes with Indigo handloom crop top, flared palazzo pant, and hand block printed panel jacket. The hand block prints add an element of rawness, making it stand out from the high-street variant.
Price: Rs 3,500
5. Sharara suit from Bunai
One of the prettiest traditional outfits for women, Sharara is perfect for all occasions, and this particular piece might become your favourite. This bright mustard colour sharara will definitely add some brightness to your day. Made with cotton and block printed pattern, this outfit is as ethnic as it gets.
Price: Rs 3299
6. Anarkali from Label Kanupriya
Anarkali has been around since any of us can remember. And it is one of our go-to outfits when it comes to traditional attire. This powder blue Anarkali with floral print and gorgeous embroidery will add a tinge of grace, simplicity, and chic to your outfit. And if you’re a sucker for minute detailing, this is the one for you. Just look at the collar work!
Price: Rs 7,520
7. Anarkali Gown from Gulabi Dori
If you’re a fan of dresses and looking for something in a similar line for ethnic, then let us introduce to Anarkali Gown. This pink printed Anarkali gown is not only perfect for Rakhi, but also any casual events. Bonus: You can get the best slow-mo twirling videos with this.
Price: Rs 1,950
8. Kurta from Kameez
If you’re someone who would go for kurta over anything else, then this one is for you. This black kurta paired with a white palazzo or leggings will make for a great outfit for Raksha Bandhan. The kurta is dyed and printed with traditional techniques, making it a unique piece.
Price: Rs 1899