How to buy Salwar Kameez Online


SALWARThe history of salwar kameezes goes back to as far as the 20th century when the Islamic Turko-Iranian rule and Mughal rule was in India, Pkaistan and Bangladesh. Thanks to their influence, Indians started wearing the formerly unknown salwar kameez. In due time, the salwar kameez became as popular as the saree and today it is the most commonly worn dress of women in the Indian subcontinent.

Over the years, the style and cut of salwar kameezes have undergone several changes. The humble salwar kameez has eveolved into contemporary style with mandarin collars, jazzy necklines, chic sleeves and fashionable new cuts. All of the new designs are available online. However, before buying a salwar suit online, it is advisable to keep a few things in mind; searching for clothes online is a time consuming job. It helps if you narrow down your choices so that it makes the search easier.


Indo-Western SalwarThese are some of the basic kinds of salwar kameez sets available online. The latest style that is in right now is the Indo – western suit. The Indo – western style of salwar kameez blends modern designs into traditional wear. The salwars either have a trouser like slim fit which gives a narrow silhouette or it is a churidar which is tight and falls in bangle like folds at the ankle. The kameez is well tailored for a fitted look and usually falls to the knees. The Indo-western salwar kameez is most often worn without a dupatta.

SALWARThe other types of salwar kameez include the churidar kurta which consists of a tailored kameez and overlong tight pants which roll up in bangle like folds near the ankle. Churidar kurtas look very stylish and are more common as party wear. The basic casual salwar kameez is another option. It is good for regular use as it is very comfortable to wear and also allows mobility. The casual salwar kameez is made of cotton or linen and can be worn even in very hot and humid climate. In the casual wear category, you also need to decide whether you want printed salwar suits or plain fabrics. Printed salwars come in pretty designs ranging from floral prints to geometric patterns. Make up your mind on exactly what pattern you want to buy.

churidar kameezApart from salwar kameezes that can be worn as everyday wear, there is also the party wear range of salwar kameezes. Party wear salwar kameezes have more embroidery and embellishments with elaborate necklines and sleeves. The fabrics used are generally chiffon, crepe, silk or georgette. They are higher priced than the casual range of salwar kameez.

Once you have reached a decision as to what kind of salwar kameez you want, your online search for a suitable dress becomes much easier. You can choose from among the standard sizes such as small, medium, large etc. if you are lucky, you can even get great discounts. Any site that sells salwar kameezes is sure to have refined search engines where you can tick off your preferences to make your search for a dream salwar kameez easier and faster.

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