Come Diwali, our everyday life becomes packed with traditions and rituals. There's dressing up in new festive outfits, gorging on sweets (which is almost always followed by weight gain complaints) and, of course, playing catch up with our near and dear ones. The festival truly makes one feel alive. What's not to love about the twinkling fairy lights and bright colours that make a public appearance via our ethnic outfits!
Speaking of ethnic, undoubtedly, the best part of pre-Diwali activities has to be shopping for occasion-worthy traditional outfits. And if you're anything like me who keeps things reserved for the last minute (confessions of a guilty procrastinator!) we are ready to save your day with some of the best brands that are here to deliver festive outfits in10 days. They're easy, effortless and definitely check all our boxes for trendy Diwali-ready outfits!
Don't forget the gorgeous ethnic jewellery to accentuate your look.
The new collection by Vikram Phadnis features pieces that are laden with gota patti on raw silk and Chanderi silk. Ethnic silhouettes like kurta sets, lehengas, shararas have the quintessential traditional feel. Festive colours are given best attention, with reds and yellows dominating the palatte. This surely is one of the best picks for the festive season.
Priyal Prakash's collections is all about subtle, tranquil beauty. Pastel shades and romantic details are seen on kurta sets, lehengas, sarees, and many more outfits. Silks in all its forms are the season's go-to fabric for an appealing fit. Own them for the freshest girl-next-door ethnic feel.
Masaba took on the modern ethnic fashion challenge well, and how! Fusion wear has become a trend with millennials and the collection perfectly embodies contemporary ethnic wear. Bold prints, colours, and silhouettes that not only catch attention but also make you stand out. Chances are, you and your favourite celebrity might just be twinning in these Masaba outfits.
There's nothing like traditional prints on ethnic wear. I am Design's collection is all about Ikat prints on silk, along with a pretty, down-to-earth colour palette. For a quiet, family-only Diwali pujas, these are the ideal pick.