There is a strange professional power in heels and a good dress, be it a power suit or ethnic wear. Looking good in your professional life can give you a confidence boost and can put a ‘WOW’ impression on your co-workers. One’s standard of grooming, and what they wear to work indicates their level of professionalism, success quotient, respect for others, and self-respect. Ethnic fashion has become one of the biggest driving forces in the fashion industry with its perception that has undergone a sea of change. Millennial women are considering a quintessential blend of ‘tradition meets modern’, making a perfect ensemble to be respectful of the culture even when they are at work.
In this blog, we will guide you to become confident in their bodies, appearance, and personality by helping them unlearn and learn for the better. Because the fact remains - even though India has modernized and a global revolution is gripping everyone, everywhere, we Indians are thorough traditionalists at heart. We have handpicked some ideas for you to elevate your look in the professional environment:
- Pair trousers with kurta/tunics
Don’t you worry about your behenji look in Kurtas!
There is a fashion twist in how kurtas can be perceived now. Comfort, convenience, and functionality are at the heart of this style. Long, straight, shirt-style, or short, you can pair these versatile pieces available in a range of patterns and fabrics with denims, ethnic pants, or even skirts. It also offers a sense of comfort and confidence that a woman can blend traditional and western looks with equal fondness and charm.
Pro Tip: Mandarin collar or jacket-style kurta are the new cool now.
- Ditch the usual salwar for palazzos and culottes
If salwars are too old-school for you, palazzos or culottes can be your saviors
With good fits comes great comfort. Go for something traditional yet different from mainstream professional attire and invest in these versatile pieces of bottoms that are trending for all the right reasons. They are comfortable, airy, and let one stay at ease through long working hours. Spice up the whole ensemble of regular salwar kameez’s lacklustre with these statement products. Tailored fits, sharp cuts, smart designs, and versatile fabrics help add variety to the wardrobe while exuding the sensibility to invest in everyday basics.
Pro tip: Be experimental and create a unique style as they go well with long tunics as much as with solid color t-shirts. One can even pair them with matching or contrasting top wears like crop tops.
- Play dress up
Consider your office corridor like a ramp to walk on to be a show stopper with a dressy twirl
Get into the avatar of an indie diva with breezy, super fun, and comfortable ethnic dresses that are calf-length or knee-length with effortless style. This is a refreshing change from completely ethnic and the trend is here to stay for it is a game-changer, on the floor and off it.
Pro Tip: Team calf-length dresses with ethnic or denim jacket to add oomph to the outfit.
- Reimagining fusion wear
Why dress boring when you can add a twist to your fashion game?!
Do not play by the rules. A bit of fashion diversion helps one make the fashion game strong. Team up Indian wear with western wear to create signature looks. Regroup ethnic separates like tunics and kurta with denims, and tailored trousers with handloom kurtas.
Pro Tip: Like pairing formal white shirts with elegant ethnic bottoms which may be embroidered or printed. Shirts or crop tops can also be paired with loose-fitted palazzos. Complete the look with fancy chunk of silver jewellery.
Get ready to incorporate these simple yet effective styling tips that create an impression that is as simple as enduring, as unusual as it is beautiful, and as sophisticated as it is easily available.