The evolution of fashion from various countries and ethnicities evolving into fusion fashion has revolutionized the current clothing trends. One of these various fashion fusions is Indo-western wear, which has been very popular among the Indian and the Indian-American community.
As we know, typical women's ethnic wear, like saree or lehenga choli, can not be practically worn as casual wear or might be a bit difficult to handle by some of us. However, we can still show off our exotic ethnicity with Indo-western fusion wear and enjoy the best of both worlds in such cases! With Indo-Western outfits, we Indian Americans can tune into our American styles with a hint of our ethnic wear.
You can attend regular classes wearing a comfortable and pretty kurta with blue jeans and a Kani stole and match it with ethnic jewelry like jhumka or Indian bangles. Indo-Western Kurtis is available in various styles and silhouettes, such as A-line, Angrakha, Anarkali, C-cut, trail cut, shirt-style, tail cut, asymmetrical, and so on.
You can also choose your indo-western party wear, matching a designer saree blouse with high-waisted jeans or simply regular jeans, leggings, or jeggings, and pair it with an Indian Dupatta. Finally, if you are unsure about your mix and match skills, you can go for general fusion wear like the dhoti dress or a pant saree!
Indo-Western tops include Indo-Western styles of Kurtis and tunics, various colors, prints, patterns, and styles. They may be paired with jeans, leggings, jeggings, and various other women's bottom wear.
Typical brunch wear could be a stunning palazzo suit, a westernized version of Indian salwar kameez, or salwar suits. Of course, you can also go for Indo-western gown dresses like the one below.
Indo-Western evening gowns are among the most popular choices for women of all ages at festivities and social gatherings.
Now that we are done talking about women's fusion wear, let us talk about men!
A typical casual Fusion fashion wear for men is the kurta and jeans, and you can match it with some very sleek shoes and a matching blazer! You can also match your kurta and jeans with a Nehru jacket
If you are looking for sophisticated party wear, you can go for sherwani and jeans!
Indo western Angrakha kurtas are not just available for women; you can find various versions of this clothing for men! They are ideal for casual family gatherings and small functions.
Indo western Jodhpuri Suit set is the modern version of traditional men's Jodhpuri suits, and it is an ideal outfit for festivities, even weddings!
You can also style a stylish Indo western Achkan with jeans or pants. These Achans look pretty similar to traditional sherwanis but, they are entirely different
You can have an Indian American wedding fashion to celebrate both cultures the best way possible!
Some women's engagement or sangeet outfit ideas could be sporting a stunning bridal lehenga skirt with a crop top with Indian embroidery.
Ruffle sarees and dhoti sarees have gained popularity recently due to their ease of draping and stylish look, perfect for your wedding ceremony!
And then there are the embroidered slit skirts which you can match with a glamorous designer saree blouse and wear for your sangeet or Haldi ceremonies.
Men can sport their Jodhpur suits for their engagement or sangeet nights. A perfect indo-western Haldi or sangeet attire for men could be a simple long kurta over Patiala pants or jeans, and wear an embroidered Nehru jacket on the top to give it a royal touch.
For the wedding ceremony, the groom can go for an Indo-western royal sherwani or an Angrakha suit and pair it with a fancy headgear or dupatta!
Article By : Alokebarna Das