Since time immemorial, India has been well known for its textile industry. To redefine fashion in the modern context, several Indian fashion designers like Manish Malhotra, have attempted. Khadi, which was once the symbol of the nation’s freedom struggle, has got the due recognition it deserves.
A Brief Introduction To Khadi
The handwoven cloth from the Asian nations of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh is often referred to as Khadi or Khaddar. The common khadi cloth is woven from pure cotton. Sometimes, khadi maybe a combination of cotton with silk or wool fabrics. Silk and wool fabrics are woven on the Charkha or the spinning wheel.
Here are some of the popular khadi apparels that have gained popularity in recent times: –
Saree is India’s most precious and much-talked attire from ages. Throughout the world, this six-yard splendor won millions of hearts with its intricate design, texture and style. In India, the sarees weaved with pure cotton fabric is mostly used in summer. This is because these light weight sarees are the one of the most comfortable daily wear an Indian woman can embrace in hot and humid Indian summer.
Made from pure cotton, this printed kurtis are ideal for ladies who would want to redefine their dressing style and make their presence felt wherever they go. The apparel comes with a band collar and full-length sleeves. The kurti has a floral printed back which will complement the wearer perfectly. It is a perfect foil for denim and is suitable for wearing on any type of formal and social occasions.
Add a new glow to your persona with this band colored kurtis which comes with full-length sleeves. Produced from a high quality of cotton, it has a printed back which will make you look alluringly beautiful and be the talk of the town wherever you go. This can be worn as party wear, and looks best when worn with a denim.
Made from pure ciffon or cotton, this Embroidered Salwar Kameez has a small neck and 3/4 length sleeves or sleevless. It has a plain back and an embroidered front. The black color of the apparel makes it a perfect alternative for ladies who would like to flaunt a casual look. The floral prints on the kameez will help you creating a lasting impression on people wherever you go.
This clothing is best suited for college going girls. Produced from the best quality of promodal and tencil fabric, the white colored top goes well with denim. It has a round neck and 3/4 sleeves. The floral print at the front goes well with the overall appearance of the top. A perfect choice for parties, it is best suited for girls who prefer a subdued, yet feminine look on social occasions.
Girls with a lighter skin tone have numerous color shades to choose from. This navy colored jersey top is one of them. Tencil and primordial fabrics have been combined to create this top which has a round neck, 3/4 sleeves, and a plain back. An ideal party wear apparel, it looks best when paired with denim of the same color.
So now there are ample reasons for one to return to the traditional Indian clothing and encourage Indian handloom industry. Style and fashion are based on how you perceive things. You can remain stylish even by opting for Swadeshi fashion (Make in India).