The year has just begun, and there are so many festivals and occasions to dress up in ethnic wear to look forward to. With Ugadi and Gudi Padwa coming up and plenty of other opportunities to rock your best ethnic looks, there is a lot of buzz about the latest trends, whether for men, women or kids.
Melange by Lifestyle has contemporary ethnic wear for the whole family. Dazzling colours, eye-pleasing embroideries and modern designs come together so you can reinvent your outfits this year. Keep scrolling for some stunning options…
Ethnic wear for women
A perfect blend of tradition and modernity, this ethnic set from Melange is all about elegance. From the subtle brown colour to the floral patterns on the longline jacket, the details are what make this outfit so appealing. And don’t forget the broad belt that cinches the waist. Bronze accessories will take it to the next level.
This blue ethnic kurta set will elevate your style effortlessly. The kurta is detailed with three-quarter sleeves, a notched neckline and colourful prints against the rich fabric. Complete with a solid inner layer and sheer dupatta, all you have to do is add straight pants and heels.
Embrace spring colours when you’re looking for kurtis online. White embroidery strikes the right notes against the lively yellow hue. The slitted kurta has a V-neckline for added style, while the palazzos have an elasticated waistline for comfort.
Who doesn’t love the red wine colour? Douse yourself in this hue with this ethnic kurta set. The combo has a three-quarter sleeve kurta, straight pants and a sheer dupatta. The gold prints on the kurta are an instant eye-catcher. Pair this look with gold heels and a statement necklace to sit right above the soft round neckline.
The deep green colour brings out the beauty of this ethnic wear outfit – the long, flowing kurta, detailed with subtle embroidery, blends into the wide elasticated pants. Drape the dupatta on one shoulder to let the kurta shine. Try a pair of beige platform heels to go with it and simple ethnic earrings.
Ethnic trends for men
Kurtas are an everyday staple in ethnic wear for men. You can take this style up a notch by topping your kurta with a Nehru jacket. The traditional design contrasted with the modern geometrical prints gives a stylish vibe. You can wear this navy blue Nehru jacket over any of your kurtas.
Brighten your ethnic wardrobe with this yellow band collar kurta, designed with full sleeves and a button placket. Team this kurta with a white churidar and slip on a pair of brown sandals.
Printed kurtas are the way to go for a classic style. The light blue short kurta from Melange by Lifestyle will transform your look while you maintain a laidback vibe. A white churidar can complement the white diamond-shaped motifs.
Experiment with your ethnic clothes by trying this pale green kurta. Covered in an exciting mix of multi-coloured prints, this one will surely grab attention. This versatile kurta can be worn on any festive occasion when paired with a white churidar and grey loafers.
Be prepared to be bombarded with compliments when you step out in this red kurta. What makes this kurta so eye-catching is its simplicity. Team it with beige chinos or straight pants for a fun fusion look this festive season.
Outfits for boys & girls
For an evening occasion that calls for something subtle, this sea-green coloured sherwani is a delight. Embroidered accents and a textured finish give this ethnic wear set an impeccable look. It comes with elasticated pyjamas.
A red and white colour combination is one for the ages. This ethnic outfit puts together a red full-sleeved kurta, levelled up by the embroidered stripe down one side, and white elasticated pants for the comfort of your little one.
One of the fun things about being a parent is getting to see your handsome prince all dressed up! And this orange kurta and dhoti set are perfect for any occasion that calls for him to look his best. With a white dhoti that comes with an orange border to match the kurta, this outfit will make him feel special.
Angrakha kurtas with dhoti pants give an extra glamourous look, as seen with this hot pink ethnic kurta set from Melange by Lifestyle. You can match her accessories with the hints of yellow and blue in the prints.
Do away with the effort that goes into mixing-and-matching outfits and get your pretty girl this light pink ethnic kurta set – team up the straight kurta with gold prints with the flared sharara pants and dupatta. A pair of ballerinas and a bow headband in her hair will complete this cute look.
Choose yellow for your princess to freshen up her summer ethnic clothes. For the prettiest festive look, this set blends a sleeveless foil-printed top, an elasticated lehenga and a plain dupatta – a combination that will definitely let her sparkle and shine.