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What Are the Different Types of Salwar Kameez Available?

With the wide range of ethnic attire, Indian women surely have a lot to choose from. However, salwar kameez is the most popular one due to its availability in various different types of designs cuts and color combination. Also known as salwar suits, it is a combination of a salwar, a knee length kurti and a dupatta worn over the shoulder. The

origin of salwar kameez or salwar kurta or salwar suits is found in the 12 th century in the Iranian and Islamic countries. With the Muslim invaders, it came to India and became an immortal part of Indian culture. Over a period of time, salwar kameez have seen tremendous changes. The fashion designers, celebrities and the weather changes have contributed a lot to these changes. Thanks to them, the modern women have a wide range of traditional and casual salwar suits to choose from and adorn her. Some of the various types are: •

Traditional Salwar Kameez: This is the most basic form of salwar kameez available. In this form, the kameez goes down the knee length and have side slit for free movement. The kurta can be fitted or a little loose as per the choice of the wearer. These are perfect for the casual occasions or as a daily wear. The sleeve varies from full to no sleeve depending on the choice of the wearer.


Indo Western: Like Indian culture and traditions, Indian clothing style is also always open for fusion. Indian and western clothing patterns are merged together forming the most loved indo western salwar kameez. These are perfect as party wear salwar kameez or in office due to their smart looks. The dupatta is replaced with a scarf or a stole. The kurta is always shorter ending just below the hip line. The sleeves can be either full, half, thin spaghetti straps or with any other variation.


Kurta Churidar: In this type of salwar kameez, the salwar is switched with a tight fitting churidar or legging. The kurta is either longer or shorter as per the choice. However, most of the girls prefer a long kurta with churidar. This makes them look smarter.

The casual salwar kameez are available in a wide range of colors, designs, patterns and style. You can obtain different types to create a perfect ethnic wardrobe. In case you are interested in improving your looks, go to the online shopping store and shop for them. Click here to buy designer Salwar Kameez Online or Visit

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With a dash of color and cuts, salwar kameez is the most popular attire. Are you aware about the various kinds available to us?

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