Whenever we talk about the formals or office wear, we all start thinking about trousers, shirts, blazers, pencil skirts etc. We never think nearby the ethnic wears which are as convincing as the western wears. Moreover, you won’t find the colors which you want to wear in western wears but ethnic has a variety of colors. Ethnic wears not only add variety to your wardrobe but helps you in experimenting with a variety of looks and styles as well.
Some Tips That Might Come In Handy
With the aim of opening your mind up with ethnic wears in office, below here are few tips which tell you about ethnic wears.
The Saree-ed Professional
Saree has always been seen as a formal wear for all Indian women but they are very much restricted to wear in special occasions and festivals only. However, not all sarees are formal and you have to be very picky if you are looking to wear in the office. If you are looking for one then look for a well-draped and a simply printed saree. Try to keep the blouse stylish and the neck should be boated and the length of the sleeves should be 3/4th.
If you are thinking to wear something which is quite traditional and is still totally different from the traditional look then you must opt for Palazzo. In today’s corporate world you have to run a lot and the same time you have to think about your comfort. An uncomfortable wear which you have just worn to look cool will irritate you more and deviate you from concentrating fully on your work. Palazzos, on the other hand, are very comfortable and airy. It makes air breathe through your body and the best wears for summers. Palazzos mainly go with long kurtas.
Nothing can be more satisfying for a summer dress than long kurtis if you are thinking to wear in office especially for those who work for a long time. There is a huge collection of different kurtis available in the market. All you have to do is choose the color which matches you the best and looks for different print as well, don’t always go with the plain ones. But one thing to be kept in mind while choosing kurtis for office wear, check if the prints are not much vibrant. Avoid the kurtis which have mirror work or embroidery on them.
Though parallel pants were out of fashion a few years ago it has made its comeback in the world of fashion again. These are also a good wear for your office as well. The best things about the parallel pants are that you can try the different patterns and colors and pair them along with contrasting or matching kurtis. Fusion dressing for work is always a cool choice. The looks will make you totally different from other ones and is a great change in your work clothes.
Stoles or Scarves
Most of us have the habit of wearing a blazer or a jacket if we have dressed up in a western attire which is formal. Same can be done in the case of Indian ethnic wear, just shawl, dupatta or a stole. You can wear in different styles depending on your outfit. They redefine your outfit totally. During the summer, they can be used to protect your face from the burning sun.
Salwar kameez has always been the best option for the office wardrobe. The only thing you have to pay attention is what color or fabric you are choosing. For office wears silk and cotton fabrics can be the best option to go with. Make sure you are not wearing sleeveless during the office hours as they don’t look formal at all.
Collar Neck Blouses and Kurtis
Another way to give a formal look to your Indian office wear dresses is just by adding a collar neck to your blouse or kurtis.
So, the above points were the few tips regarding the ethnic wears at the office. It is time to leave the western attire and rock the ethnic look totally.