We all know how important Indian traditional wear is for women; you just can’t imagine life without them. Out of which salwar suit is the most commonly worn by women and girls of all age.
Indian dresses like Anarkali, straight long kurti, A-line, salwar suits are the most affordable, comfortable and easy to wear and can be worn for any occasion
Imagining Indian attires without salwars is totally an absurd idea and needless to say that right bottoms transform the complete look of the attire
You are at the right place if you’re bored and want to experiment with your desi look. Let’s look at different types of salwars, shall we?
1. Dhoti salwars
Women wearing Dhoti, really? Yes ladies, kudos to the Indian designer who introduced dhoti salwars or bottom with the traditional wear and if you haven’t got any, we really recommend to upgrade your wardrobe with the dhoti salwars.
Dhoti salwars are edgy, stylish and most trending type of salwar these days. They can be paired not only with straight kurtis but also with the Anarkali!
2. Cigarette pants
Cigarette pants are quite sleek and sophisticated bottoms. These pants might look simple but have the very classy personality or feel to it.
If you are bored, you need to try kurtis and Anarkali to make your outfit interesting with these extra ordinary type of salwar pants.
3. Petal Pants
The silhouette of these pants is inspired by the flower ‘Tulip’. It barely has pleats, it’s just the tulip design at the bottom.
Try these types of salwar pants with your knee-length kurtis and Anarkali to make it more fun and style.
Churidars, the old gold, traditionally we used to get it stitched but now it has been almost replaced by Leggings. However, today also churidar style of bottoms are still popular. Churidar usually have minimal pleats at the waist.
Let us mention some advantages of these pants; Works best for women with thick legs, gives an illusion of height, pair with these traditional types of salwar with Long straight kurtis or Anarkali!
We can say Patiala type of salwars are evergreen bottoms. These perky salwars are a present from Punjab. These salwars are quite pleated at the waist which made it very comfortable and airy, perfect for those hot days of summers. The most amazing feature of this salwar that it flatters all body type and can be paired with both long and short kurti. Time to add some Punjabi tadka in your life!
6. Harem salwars
You must have seen some people wearing it while traveling, the reason being its comfort and style. Anything which is stylish and also have the comfort is the added bonus.
Ladies, sport your hippy carefree side with this type of salwar. Pair this harem salwar or bottom with short kurtis, crop top or even with normal T. And don’t worry about your extra inches !!
7. Afghani salwars
Also called Aladdin salwars might look similar to the normal type of salwar or Patiala, but the difference if of the big cuffs at the bottom. They either can be straight pleated salwars with the big cuffs or extra wide like harem and fitted at the bottom.
The way to style is to wear it with crop tops, spaghetti, short kurtis, tank tops.
Do we really need to mention this? We think everyone has at least one in their wardrobe. Palazzo type of salwar pants are quite a rage. It just lights up the outfit and makes it more dressy.
And the added bonus is its comfort and hides your problem area. They are available in a myriad of varieties to choose from, You can pair it with long or short kurtis, Anarkali.
Leggings have become the staple since it has been introduced. These are super comfy because of stretchable fabric, feels like it’s your skin and super affordable too.They are available in almost all color shades to match your kurta or Anarkali. Not a type of Salwar but can function as a salwar though!
10. Simple salwars
These type of salwars have limited themselves to the old ladies mostly today. These are comfortable to wear and suit the straight kurtas the best.
11. Straight salwars
It’s a mix of Palazzo and cigarette pants. These type of salwar pants are slightly narrow than the palazzo and broader than the cigarette pants and have the uniform width from top to bottom.
Skirts are one of the best way to make any simple outfit look stylish and your embellished kurtis or Anarkali more extravagant.
This recent trend is becoming quite popular among the girls especially, due to its indo western look it gives.
The skirt can also be paired with waist length kurtis and tank tops. It is Definately not a type of Salwar but indeed a substitute!
Shararas is from Pakistan and also worn by Muslim community and is becoming mainstream gradually. Experiment your kurtis and Anarkali with these flowy, easy and classy salwar types!
These were the salwars that you can choose and experiment you suits with. Simple tp glamorous, classy to hippy we compiled all kind of salwars for you. Hope you liked this article, stay tuned for more!