With Navratri around the corner, we all are looking for outfits that will match the vibe. What makes it more difficult is the fact that pandemic is adding on to kill the vibe which would have been there otherwise.
Still, we are here to make sure you can get the Navratri outfits that will add to the mood of Navratri and make you ready for the Garba nights you have been missing all this while. Navratri marks the beginning of the festive season and all the festivals follow.
Come to think of festivals, the first thing that comes to our mind is ethnic wear. And yes, we can’t miss it either. So here we are with our recommendations for the that are sure to rock the Navratri season for you.
Navratri is the festival we celebrate and dedicate to the goddesses we pray to and thus the fact that women in the country need to be empowered. This goes without saying that a lot of women are growing stronger and empowerment is at its peak now.
Thus we know that the colors of empowerment should show in the outfits too. Thus we have covered outfits that we think are bold and out there and we know you will love them.
Ethnics have already set the bars high when you think of festivals because when we think of festivals, beit any festival—from Navratri to Diwali, we know that we have to pick something ethnic for all theseoccasions. But ,Navratri is the festival where you can pair a proper traditional attire, and pull on anentirely different look.
If you are wondering what to wear on this Navratri, we are here to help you out. Here are some best ideas for Navratri. So get ready to get into the fashion spree and drool over the outfits we have selected for you.
PURE ETHNIC NAVRATRI OUTFITS-
When it comes to outfits, especially the festive outfits, there is one thing that can never go wrong and that is pure ethnic. Pure ethnic includes sarees and lehengas and everything you can think of in Indian attire.
Pure ethnics are effectively the best when it comes to the festive season because they set the mood for all the festivals. So yes we know you are looking for glamourous outfits that fit well into the Indian ethnic scenario, and we would be more than happy to help.
Thus, without further ado, let’s get started.
Sarees are the one outfit that can never be left out if you are thinking of buying Indian. There hasn’t been a single moment when a saree wasn’t an absolute masterpiece!
Deserving of the designated spot it holds in the spotlight, the saree has been around the world and back again through the ages. Sarees make you look elegant and graceful and yet glamorous at the same time.
Sarees are pure Indian outfits and the various ways you can style them with has increased with the setting in of indo-western fashion. Thus, saree is not limited to the options now and can be styled in a number of ways.
The setting in of new trends like ruffled sarees and pure sequins has only made sarees popular. Sarees are now not limited to just a few pooja occasions but can be seen even in occasions like cocktail parties( yes, we still haven’t gotten over Deepika’s look in Badtameez Dil )
So be it parties or that one instagram post that you want for the vibe of the festivity, saree can be your go to outfit. We have handpicked the best saree collections for you and we know you will love them too.
THE SOBER LOOK –
In case you don’t want to go all sparkling and shimmery for the outfit, you can go for something sober and subtle with minimal makeup and still nail the look.
We have picked up the best sarees for you and the looks we think you can nail for Navratri. We know there must be some restrictions as far as the dandiya nights are concerned but that does not stop you from looking your absolute best.
THE SHIMMERY LOOK
Shimmer and bling never did harm to anyone. Shimmery is glamorous and elegant at the same time. Also, with the growing Bollywood trends, we know how we have drooled over shimmery sarees we saw our favorite celebrities nail the saree looks in all the parties we ever came to know of.
So if you think of it, you can nail the bling at any point of time and it can be pretty perfect. Also, you can always use the shimmery sarees for all the parties you can think of.
THE RUFFLED SAREES-
Ruffled Sarees have been a talk in the town ever since it gained popularity in Bollywood and now every girl wants to own a ruffled saree for the ultimate ‘desi girl’ look.
But its not our fault ladies, we know how amazing these sarees are and you have to own one, and maybe wear one even for the dandiya night you have been dying to attend.
We have got for you the best of the collection which we think you can not get enough of, and we will tell you a secret, so can’t we.
Lehenga choli is the ultimate Navratri outfits and thus we can’t help but list that. The good part is, there are a lot of ways to style a chaniya choli. There are lots of options to wear an outfit with a different style of bottom or maybe a different top.
Here we are listing about some of them, the latest style which we can later mix and match for this Navratri. Also, chaniya choli is the official outfit of the dandiya and garba nights, and though they might not be as grand as the dandiya nights before corona hit us all, you still need to have the perfect outfit to be in limelight when you hit the dance floor after so long.
We have selected the best outfits and the lehengas which you will love and those which will make you glow differently.
THE GUJARATI CHANIYA CHOLI-
Yes of course you know what we are talking about, and the best part of the gujarati look is the vibrant colors and the bright look adds to the vibe of the month.
We have picked up the best of the combination of the colors we could find and we think you would want them in your wardrobe as soon as possible.
THE SIMPLE YET ELEGANT LOOK-
Now some of you might still want to go for something simpler yet stylish, but don’t you worry, we have got you covered in that case too. We have handpicked for you, the best graceful Navratri lehenga choli which will set the mood right, just for any party.
THE BANARASI LEHENGA-
Now after a lot of digging into the best of the lehengas, we came across the style we could not take our eyes off and thus we knew you should see it too. The elegant Banarasi lehenga is something you can’t miss because it is different and unique and we know you would love it. Banarasi sarees have been a statement for years now and are associated with ethnicity for a while now.
This lehenga is sure to be a statement and turn heads for it offers a blend of two very popular trends-the lehenga and the Banarasi saree. So we urge you to go for this statement style and turn a lot of heads around you.
Ah well, we know what you are thinking—salwar kameez is not quite a thing when it comes to festivals. Guess what, we have done enough of our research and we know that the styles we provide you will be unique enough, and thus you would love them for sure.
The festive season is here to brighten up our lives, and navratri marks the beginning of it, and the salwar kameez trend has been on heat in Bollywood with a lot of young celebrities including Anushka Sharma and Aditi Rao Hydari have given us salwaar kameez goals now and we can’t keep away from that.
So, we have brought to you the best picks of salwaar kameez which we are sure you won’t be able to resist.
We think heavy dupattas and the simple salwar kameez are the trend of the time. We absolutely love the balance between the plain suits and the heavy dupatta as they suit the mood just right.
They give the festive vibe but at the same time they are not too much for any occasion. So even if you are not carrying that heavy a look, you are sure to attract a lot of attention.
Palazzo sets are gaining a lot of attention these days ,for one, they are classy to look at, and two they are super comfy to wear. And thus of course they can not escape our list of ethic wear for this season.
Palazzos have been a popular trend in Indian fashion for a while now and they have been available in a lot of variants and styles. There are a lot of tutorials which suggest you various ways of styling a palazzo and their advantage would definitely be that they are not limited to just one occasion.
The kurtis and the palazzo can be styled individually too, so that is a win win.
We have listed the best palazzos and kurtis sets especially handpicked for you, each individual color denoting the beauty of the days of Navratri and we know you haven’t seen these before.
So check out these classy palazzo sets if you want to make impression on that dandiya night or the garba night you have been waiting for.
The ritu kumar collection on Amazon has the best choices to go for, if you are looking for just the right outfit for all the parties you have to attend. They sure will take you in limelight and you are going to love it.
Lehenga suits again are a blend of suits and lehengas and have been a popular choice among women for the past few years because they are just right for all the occasions. Lehenga suits are a great option when you do not know what to pick between a lehenga and a salwaar kameez.
They give you a heavy yet subtle look, so of course are a preferable choice for a lot of occasions. We have a list of all those lehenga suits which we think might attract your attention and are worth a try.
Lehenga suits again can be worn in a variety of ways and we are sure you already have seen a lot of styling videos on that.
Talk about elegant Indian wear and you would not want to forget sharara out of the lot. Shararas have been in and out of fashion since years but the good thing is, they always come back in fashion and with a bam.
Shararas are perfect for occassions where you want to look different and yet classy and that royal feel that you don’t want to miss. They give you the royal vibe because obviously they are associated with the early royal weddings of the emperors and still is a trend in all the muslim weddings.
But that is the beauty of our country—unity in diversity. The fact that makes Sharara more beautiful is that though it is basically a arabic origin outfit, the whole of country has been in awe of the trend and we all have longed for that one sharara we always wanted to own.
Again we could not keep ourselves from picking the best recommendations which we think you should check out
The best part of shararas again is that they can be paired with both blouses and kurtis so brownie points for that.
Anarkalis have been a trend ever since they came into existence and honestly, they have been a part of all of our wardrobes. They give vibrant vibes and no doubt they are always loved by all of us women.
Anarkalis have set a new benchmark in the ethnic wear because of the fact that they are a one stop solution to all our confusion. Every time we can not decide on what to wear, we can always go on to pick an Anarkali and it does the work for what ever occasion we need to wear it to.
Even for the Navratri festival we can just go on and flaunt an anarkali for both the dandiya parties and also even for pandal hoppings. We don’t need heavy makeup or accessories either, Anarkali suits them selves are complete and all you need is to wear them with minimal make up with little or no accessories, and boom- you are good to go.
So we have brought to you the best anarkalis we could find and we know you will be drooling over them too, just like we are.
INDO WESTERN NAVRATRI OUTFITS —
Indo western outfits are a mix of Indian and western outfits that are trendy and comfy and elegant all at once. So here we present you the best indo westen outfits you can flaunt during Navratri festival.
KURTIS WITH DHOTI PANTS-
Dhoti pants have been super comfy and had won our hearts instantly when they came. We crushed over Alia’s look in Badri ki Dulhaniya for long and it will be long before we still get over it.
The new fashion has added Kurti with the dhoti pants and we are head over heels in love with the look. Its innovative and classy with a touch of quirkiness and elegance and anyone wearing that is bound to stand out of the crowd for it gives a look fresh and different. So you know what it will take to have all eyes on you for this particular event.
We have handpicked the brightest colors and the finest dhoti pants from the collections which we think you are sure going to drool over. We are already obsessing over these beautiful designs, tell us if you are not!
Dhoti can be paired with tops and kurtis and looks up top. But to be a little different from the rest, you need to try out something different. We have found a different pairing and that is, with a blouse. Isn’t that amazing?
Well, we saw how it could be, and we can not take our eyes off the beautiful pairing of a dhoti and a blouse. Anyone who is up for experimenting a little with their usual fashion sense can sure go on to try these and we are very sure that you will not regret it. The white blouse with intricate details along with just the perfect dhoti is a lot different from the usual but also really graceful at the same time. So we definitely suggest you to go for it.
If you know you might not want to step out due to the pandemic but you still want to create that ethnic vibe at home, gowns are the best option you have. They are flowy and gorgeous and you can’t have enough of them.
They are statement and give altogether a different look which is bound to get attention, so if you are thinking what to wear for that perfect picture on Instagram with a caption related to your love for ethnic, you know what to wear.
Gowns have been a trend always and have never ever gone out of style. You definitely know the reason and that is, because no matter how much you try, you can’t ever find better alternatives tot gowns when it comes to something flowy yet managable.
They won’t bother you even when you want to dance your heart out in the durga visarjan ceremony nor would they be a trouble when you want to pose. Also, you can get the perfect twirl you want to get with the gowns we have brought for you.
So check out these beauties and set your heart on them and start dreaming about how you are going to pose once you get these for yourselves.
LONG JACKETS/ SHRUGS-
While standard lehengas continue to get a lot of attwntion, we found something different and we absolutely loved it. Long shrugs have been a perfect add on to just about anything, including even a jeans or top. But what happens when you pair it up with the most amazing lehengas?
We will tell you what! It makes the look really attractive and out of the box. This not only gives you an entirely different look on your part, it also saves you from carrying the dupatta which might be a trouble if not pinned too nicely while you dance to those Garba beats.
So we found you this comfy and cute shrug paired up with an equally amazing lehenga which is sure to catch anyone’s attention at a party. What adds to it is that it can be used in the shaadi season as well where you are sure to get a lot of praise for your dressing sense.
OTHER NAVRATRI OUTFITS IDEAS FOR MEN-
We have selected a few outfits which we think are a great match to the navratri outfits ideas for men. We think Navratri is the festival of ethnics and men too should not refrain from wearing ethnics at this time of the year.
Check out the outfits we think are cool enough to make you look different from the rest of the crowd.
Kurtas can never go out of trend when it comes to ethnics. You can use them for the Shaadi season you would want to rock as well. Kurta Pyjamas give you a style that is subtle yet unique. Here is our top pick for you.
If you want to skip the pure ethnic part and still look navratri ready, we suggest you to pick a short kurta and pair it up with a jeans and you are good to go. Take a look at this amazing Kurta we have handpicked for you and pair it up with any jeans you like, you are good to go.
Nehru coats and jackets have been classy ethnic wear when it comes to Indian festivities. You can pair them with any kurta you have already and they will add to your look. They are attractive and classy as well.
KURTA WITH CHURIDAAR AND NEHRU JACKET-
Clueless about what to wear and still want to stand out? Don’t worry we have got you covered. This set from Manyavar is going to make you the talk of the party you step into. So go ahead and have a look at what we have got for you and we assure you that you won’t be disappointed.
These are our picks for Navratri outfits for men and women for all the pandal hoppings and dandiya nights you have to attend. These outfits are bold and elegant and would give you the confidence you need to have this Navratri.
These outfits are indeed the best findings for the Navratri days which denote the empowerment of women.
We hope you loved these outfits as much as we do. And in case we left out something, let us know what your picks for the festive season are!