Raksha Bandhan — a celebration of the enduring bonds between siblings — beckons not only love and connection, but also style and elegance. Dressing up is a crucial part in the celebrations, which weave tradition, culture and individual expression together.
As our loved ones unite to partake in this cherished tradition, the significance of selecting the perfect attire becomes integral to the festivities. So, we turned to experts to delve into some fashion tips that will make your Raksha Bandhan even more memorable.
According to Deepika Bhardwaj, Design Head, Latin Quarters, with new fashion trends emerging every year, siblings can opt for the perfect fusion of traditional charm and modern flair with their ensembles. Here are some styling tips to the up the ante on festive glam this season.
Sport an elegant top with a hemmed skirt
If you’re looking to ditch old traditional wear, then a statement top and a hemmed skirt are the perfect combination. Take a statement marble top to pair with an A-line skirt or a hemmed skirt to don the ‘festive yet easy to handle’ look. You can opt for a pleated, A-line, full-length umbrella-style, ankle-length skirt, or try colour blocking with 2 bold patterns or styles. If you vibe more with minimal tones, then a plain blouse-style top with floral motifs complements well with a slightly darker skirt.
Statement trousers paired with old classic kurtas
If you’re looking to retain the ‘desi vibes’ then a simple kurta will do the trick, paired with solid statement trousers or leggings — a trend that has been making waves for decades, but with a Gen-Z punch. This is a classic