Raksha Bandhan is around the corner and women all over India have already begun shopping for the perfect Raksha Bandhan attire. The festival of Raksha Bandhan is a celebration of the bond that brothers and sisters share with each other. Every year on Raksha Bandhan, households reverberate of laughter and smiles. Promises are made and sweets are shared. Amidst all this, wearing an outfit that you love is mandatory. Put your best foot forward this Raksha Bandhan and say hello to the most stylish version of yourself in an attire that is to stay.
On this day, women dress up mostly in ethnic wear items like suits, sarees, Kurtas, Kurtis, Ethnic sets and skirt tops. The bejeweled women tie a Rakhi on their brother’s wrist. They exchange gifts and an everlasting promise of protection is made.
When it comes to making a decision regarding what one should wear, we often end up scratching our heads in confusion. So many gorgeous attires to choose from, yet nothing catches the eye. Relatable much? If you are someone who has a hard time in deciding what to wear, then thank the gods for bringing you to us because we have a solution for all your fashion-related problems and confusions. So why don’t you take a seat and let the ethnic wear experts guide you through your styling journey.
Raksha Bandhan Outfit Ideas
Best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis: Leheriya Print Kurta Set
This Raksha Bandhan, it is your time to shine in Kurtis for Rakhi festival. In this day and age, it is very important to be camera ready. Occasions like these are enough for you to fill your carts. Bring home a rich maroon Kurta in leheriya print to rock all your festivities.
A straight fit has an undeniable charm. It has a great fit and hugs the body at the right places, making you look graceful. Moreover, this Kurta flaunts a decorated midriff in gold lace. The motifs on the base are enough to speak of the artisan’s skill.
How to Style this Kurta for Raksha Bandhan?
Styling a Kurta correctly is very important because it can do wonders for you. Since this is an ethnic set, you won’t be needing a matching pair of bottoms. However, if you wish, you can pair this maroon Kurta with a golden, orange or yellow-colored bottom wear. You can also drape a matching dupatta or scarf to cover your head on Raksha Bandhan.
Best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis: Kurtis in Popular Block Prints
The beauty of block prints cannot be matched. Many ethnic outfits come and go, but the ones that display prepossessing block prints are the ones that catch the eye and capture the mind.
Choose from the best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis and get clicked in the perfect pose for Rakhi with your brother. Be #InstagramReady with Shree’s ‘Batika’ collection that offers some unmatched artistic designs. The skill of block printing is ancient yet very rich and is displayed perfectly in this ethnic wear for Raksha Bandhan.
How to Style this Kurta for Raksha Bandhan?
To make the best out of this outfit, pair this navy-blue kurta with bottom wear that is slightly tight from the ankles such as leggings or cigarette pants in gold.
Best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis: Classic Black Kurta
Who said that a classic black kurta will not make a great outfit for Raksha Bandhan? Change begins with you. This Raksha Bandhan, make an impact by choosing to wear what you deem right.
This is not your ordinary black Kurta. Made with georgette, this is going to be your favourite festive Kurta. Adorned with floral motifs in bronze, the color combination of this Kurta exhibits the elements of class and grace. This Kurta has a mandarin neckline with a button-down style, which is why you won’t be requiring a dupatta. So, say hello to comfort.
Pair this Kurta with bottom wear that falls in contrast to the color of the Kurta and you are good to go. You can also wear light jewelry, perhaps a simple pendant if you wish to go for a subtle look.
Best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis: Ethnic Wear for Raksha Bandhan in Chanderi
It is rightly said that the best ethnic wear for Raksha Bandhan comes in Chanderi. Chanderi as a fabric is known for its rich touch and feel and lustrous appearance. This is the main reason why most festive wear outfits are made with high quality Chanderi fabric. India is a country where each day is celebrated like a festival, which is why it is important to find the right ethnic wear outfits that are comfortable and are easy on your pockets.
This orange Kurta in Chanderi is adorned with cute floral motifs that add to the beauty of this piece. The round neckline is enhanced by the teal-colored piping and button-down style with drop embellishments, which makes this one of the best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis.
Best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis: Multicolour Kurta Set
A multicolour kurta looks great on all occasions. The amalgamation of bright and bold hues in a single Kurti looks stunning. This Raksha Bandhan, dress up like a diva by choosing the perfect Kurta set for Raksha Bandhan.
This Kurti for Raksha Bandhan has a round neckline, which goes exceptionally well with the ¾ sleeves. The multi-colored stripes look great in combination with the golden tassels as seen on the midriff of this ethnic wear for Raksha Bandhan.
Where can you wear this Multi colored Kurta set?
This multi-colored Kurta set can be worn on numerous occasions like-
- Festivals like Raksha Bandhan, Diwali, Teej, Karwa Chauth, etc.
- Stylish yet very corporate-looking Kurta, fit for wearing in a professional environment
- Casual occasions like Kitty parties, Lunches, puja at home, etc.
- Daily wear for young college going women.
Best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis: Kurtas and Dresses in Leheriya Print
Any Indian woman knows that leheriya prints are known for the versatility that they showcase and are widely worn in and around India.
These prints are very popular. Leheriya prints are inspired from the Indian state of Rajasthan, which is known for its art. Leheriya is the traditional tie and dye style that results in bright and vivid-colored clothes with distinct patterns.
Even though this is an ethnic dress, it can be worn as a very stylish Kurta if paired with the right bottom wear. Best part about this ethnic dress cum Kurta is that it comes with a very stylish jacket that can be tied around the waist. The dori in the jacket ends in a powder blue tassel, that makes this outfit look even more interesting.
Bottom Wear that Can be Paired with this Ethnic Wear for Raksha Bandhan-
- Long Skirts
Best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis: Kurtas and Dresses in Leheriya Print
Raksha Bandhan is a grand festival. It celebrates the bond that brothers and sisters share with each other. Each year, girls dress up in the best ethnic wear for Raksha Bandhan add charm to their outfit with nice-looking jewels and accessories like neck pieces, earrings, bangles and bracelets, etc.
Shown here is an ethnic dress from Shree’s ‘Leher’ collection, which is an excellent imitation of the original ‘Leheriya’ prints from Rajasthan. Even though this is an ethnic dress, it can be worn like a Kurta by pairing with the right bottom wear. This mustard color ethnic wear for Raksha Bandhan is very simple but full of grace as shown in the design at the midriff. This layered dress has an A-Line hem with intricate work on the midriff, which looks great on all body types.
Best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis: Ornamental Printed Kurtas
Rock the festive season in a rich brown color Kurta. Designs that you cannot resist, bring home an exquisite ornamental printed Kurta and flaunt your picture-perfect style this Raksha Bandhan.
The beauty of this ethnic wear for Raksha Bandhan is evident in the golden prints that adorn its base as well as the borders. This Kurti has a very rich look. Undoubtedly, this Kurti will have any woman fall in love at first sight. Due to its A-line silhouette, this Kurta has a very flared look which enhances the overall look of this Kurti.
Best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis: Short Kurti with Shrug
A short Kurti is an ethnic wear outfit that just cannot be topped. It has been an important part of women’s ethnic wear fashion. Short Kurtis were a very popular trend in the 2000’s. Women of all ages wear stylish short Kurtis on an everyday basis. At Shree, we believe in experimenting with old and new trends. We believe in innovating something new, perhaps a new design that strikes a nostalgia or a collection that speaks of the rich culture of India.
This Raksha Bandhan, dress in one of the best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis from Shree. Revamp your festive wardrobe with this maroon and dark brown kurta that comes with a shrug. This Kurta has a tie up dori and tassel design that adds to the grace of this ethnic wear of Raksha Bandhan.
Best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis: Long Kurti with Leggings
A Long Kurti never goes out of style. If you wish to go for a simple and subtle look this Raksha Bandhan, then a simple long Kurti, paired with a great legging is your go-to option.
Like what you see? This ivory-colored Kurta is made with high quality Chanderi fabric. Made with Chanderi, this Kurti has a simple yet very festive look to it. The floral motifs cover the regular straight cut hemline. The fabric has a self-print and some neckline embellishments along with tiny buttons that enhances the look of the garment. Pair this garment with matching leggings, churidar or pants, and you are good to go.
Tips to Shop for Raksha Bandhan Kurtis
Shopping for the best Raksha Bandhan Kurtis? As interesting as this task sounds, it can be tedious at times. There are many things to consider before you open your wallet to make a purchase for the perfect Kurti for Raksha Bandhan. Here’s a guide to make your Kurti shopping much easier.
Make sure that the Kurti you choose fits you well. It is imperative that your ethnic wear for Raksha Bandhan goes well with your body type and brings out the best in you. Ideally the Kurti that you choose should be fitted from the bust but loose from the waist and arms, which allows for movement.
The bottom wear that you choose has an important role to play in your overall outfit. Make sure that the bottom wear you choose goes well with the silhouette of the kurta.
Straight fit Kurtas require bottom wear that is slightly tight at the ankle like leggings and cigarette pants. With A-line and regular hems, you can wear other bottom wear like palazzos and trousers.
It is also important that the bottom wear you choose fits you well, so you feel comfortable. And it does not restrict your movement.
Material or Fabric Check
For your own comfort and convenience, it is imperative that before making a purchase, you consider the fabric your Kurta or Kurti is made of.
It is advisable to choose your Kurti fabric as per the seasons. For an instance, cotton and rayon Kurtis can be worn in the summer season as they keep you cool and comfortable. Fabrics like poly silk and Chanderi can be worn on cooler days.
Chanderi Kurtas can also make great festive wear outfits and look very royal, which is why they are more suitable for formal occasions.
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Happy Raksha Bandhan!