Eid Fashion for Men

Eid is around the corner and like any other festival celebrated around the world Eid is a time for merry making, grand feasts and fashion. During this joyous festivals followers of Islam end a whole month of fasting with thanksgiving prayers, feasting with family and friends and much merry making. Like most other major festivals, this important occasion also encourages men, women and children to wear new clothes and look their best. In countries like India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, followers of Islam celebrate Eid by wearing bright and vibrant ethnic clothing that is often embellished or embroidered. While men and women both dress in their ethnic best, let us look in to fashion for men and the choicest Eid garments for men. Read further to know more.

The Kurta Pyjama is One of Favored Eid Garments for Men

The Kurta Pyjama is One of Favored Eid Garments for Men

The Kurta Pyjama is one of the most favored outfits for Eid prayers. This simple yet elegant ensemble is most favored in simple white cotton fabric for special prayers on the occasion of Eid by young and old men alike however many are now opting for bright vibrant colors like red, green, yellow and purple.

Sherwani for Eid Celebrations

Sherwani for Eid Celebrations

After special Eid prayers many men opt for the sherwani for Eid celebrations. This resplendent ethnic overcoat is definitely on e of the most popular examples of favored Eid garments for men and is easily available online or at a store near you.

Bandhgala Blazers and Nehru Jackets for Eid Celebrations

Bandhgala Blazers and Nehru Jackets for Eid Celebrations

Nehru jackets and bandhgala blazers make for great festive wear during the Eid celebrations. These trendy jackets and blazers are very versatile and can be easily worn with western and ethnic wear. One can easily team up the Nehru jacket or bandhgala blazer with a mandarin collar shirt and trousers or pair the Nehru jacket with a kurta pyjama ensemble.

Men’s Desi Fashion Trends for Eid

After a month of fasting and prayer Muslims around the world celebrate the joyous festival of Eid al-Fitr. With the high population of followers of Islam on the Indian subcontinent and primarily in countries such as Pakistan, India and Bangladesh, Eid is celebrated with much fervency in these countries. A month of fasting and prayer known as Ramadan comes to the night of Chaand Raat which means Night of the Moon which is declaration for an end to fasting and a call to celebrations and special prayers marks the festival of Eid. As it is with most celebrations across the world, Eid is day of feasting and merriment. Quite alike any other major festival Eid is day when children, men and women dress in their finest clothes. In contemporary times, many opt for western formals and casuals however a majority of the followers of Islam celebrate Eid wearing trendy, vibrant and colorful ethnic garments as tradition demands. Ethnic fashion for men on the festive occasion of Eid mainly centers on kurta pyjamas however contemporary fashion trends have made other options like the sherwani, Bandhgala Jackets and Nehru jackets just as popular. Read further to know more about desi  fashion trends for men for the occasion of Eid.

Style Your Kurta Pyjama with a Nehru Jacket

Style Your Kurta Pyjama with a Nehru Jacket

While it is customary to wear the kurta pyjama or other variations of this garment for prayers on the day of Eid, one can easily add some ethnic class to this look with a Nehru Jacket teamed up with the kurta pyjama. Go for the all white look for prayers as this is what tradition demands and there is nothing wrong with a tradition that has men looking dapper and suave and at the same time elegant and peaceful. For an after prayer look, simply swap your white Nehru jacket with one in a vibrant color such as royal blue, sophisticated beige or a bright red.

Kurta Pyjamas in Vibrant Shades

Kurta Pyjamas in Vibrant Shades

If you are looking to add some color to your look, it is definitely recommended to try high sheen grey, silver and black kurta pyjama ensembles with an ornate embroidered Nehru jacket. This is a traditional yet contemporary choice that will definitely find favor with younger men looking to enjoy the festivities in style. A great pair of mojris is the perfect finishing touch to this look.

Festive Sherwanis

Festive Sherwanis

If you’re festive plans include looking dapper in a sherwani, its best to opt for a garment in a vibrant color such as royal blue that unembellished an unembroidered. This is because embroidered and embellished sherwanis are best reserved for your wedding day. Match your vibrant sherwani with a sober shade salwar bottoms and tan or brown mojris. Remember with men’s fashion, less is more unless it’s your wedding.

Bandhgala Blazers

Bandhgala Blazers

If you are looking for a more contemporary look and you prefer western silhouettes, it definitely quite a look when you pair up a Bandhgala blazer with Jodhpur pants and pointed toe shoes. Complete the look with a pocket square and look like royalty on the joyous occasion of Eid.

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Wedding Party and Reception Wear for Men

The wedding season is right around the corner which means both men and women will be shopping for upcoming weddings, they plan to attend. While women have a wide range of garments both ethnic and western they can choose from and they are quite educated on the subject of what to wear at weddings, many men lack comprehensive knowledge on the subject. So it’s only fair that we take some time to enlighten men on the do’s and don’ts of wedding wear for men. Read further to know more about how to dress at weddings without under dressing or over dressing an overshadowing the groom.

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Example of Great Kurta Pyjama for Wedding Wear for Guests

Kurta pyjamas are the perfect ensemble for wedding wear for men if the affair you are about to attend has a traditional dress code. In most parts of the country, the groom wears a sherwani on his wedding day. Since the day obviously belongs to the bride and groom, you might want to keep in mind that in terms of sartorial choices, you may not want to overshadow the groom. In that case the Kurta Pyjama is the perfect ensemble for you. One must keep in mind that even here there are do’s and don’ts.

Don’ts

  • Do not wear an overly embellished or embroidered kurta pyjama ensemble as you do not want to over shadow the groom.
  • Do not go for kurta pyjamas in gold, red or variations of the color red, these colors are generally reserved for the bride and groom.

Do’s

  • The Idea is to look good without over shadowing the groom, so there must be a subtle element of style and class in your sartorial choices.
  • Pick out a kurta pyjama ensemble in high sheen fabrics that is slim fitted. Let the fabric and cut to the talking as embellishments and embroidery is best reserved for the groom.
  • Go for bright colors like royal blue, silver, steel grey or even classic shades like white and black. In case of black kurta pyjamas, a minimum amount of embroidery would insure that you do not look like you are attending a funeral.
  • Style your white kurta pyjama ensemble with a great vibrant shade Nehru Jacket just so you don’t look like you are attending a political rally. If not simply go for a minimally embroidered white ensemble.
  • Complete your traditional look with a great pair of embroidered mojris.

 

Sherwanis for Wedding Wear

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Great Example of Sherwani for Wedding Wear for Guests

In certain parts of the country, the kurta pyjama is the favored choice of the groom for wedding wear. In such cases it may be wise to opt for a sherwani that has minimum embellishments and embroidery. Listed below are some of the do’s and don’ts to keep in mind while picking out a sherwani for a wedding you intend to attend.

Don’ts

  • Once again avoid colors like red, maroon and variations of these colors as these shades are reserved for the bride and groom.
  • Opt for sherwanis with minimal gold and silver thread embroidery as you do not want to over shadow the groom.

Dos

  • Opt for Classic shade Sherwanis like grey, black and steel grey.
  • Minimum silver thread embroidery should be enough to accentuate your outfit.
  • Let the cut and silhouette do most of the talking.

 

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Bollywood Stars Set Trends on the Red Carpet and Other Star Studded Events

In India we look to Bollywood stars for fashion inspiration and there is absolutely nothing wrong with that as these stars are often advised and assisted by the best stylists and fashion designers in the country when it comes to their sartorial choices. With the intense media glare and the unforgiving fashion police on their backs, stars now step out on to the red carpet in ethnic and western garments that are in keeping with the latest trends and fads. This fact can serve as an advantage for the common fashion conscious people like us who may not be able to afford a stylist to keep us on track in terms of fashion trends and one way to be inspired is by observing our favorite stars on the red carpet. It may not be feasible watch every red carpet event on the telly however one can simply Google search terms like Bollywood stars at Cannes or Bollywood red carpet and watch your favorite stars in ethnic wear like  Bandhgala Blazers, Sherwanis, Sarees and or even western wear like Tuxedos and Gowns. Look through our top picks of Bollywood stars looking like royalty on the red carpet and other star studded events and gain inspiration on how to apply these looks to your own wardrobe for the next big event you are meant to attend.

Ranveer Singh in a Sherwani at a promotional Photo shoot for Bajirao Mastani

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During the promotions of the movie Bajirao Mastani, Ranveer and Deepika posed for a photo shoot in ethnic ensembles as the movie is a period action drama come love story. In this picture Ranveer looks dapper in an outfit that makes for a good wedding sherwani. Next time you are shopping for wedding sherwanis, for a wedding you intend to attend or even if you are the one getting married, here is a great look to be inspired by.

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Sonam Kapoor who is the Indian face of L’Oreal looks resplendent in a black Ellie Saab gown at the Cannes film festival. While this starlet has made a name for herself as a fashionista, her critically acclaimed performance in the movie Neerja has finally got her recognition as an actor.

Sonam Kapoor at Cannes Again

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While Aishwarya Rai has made countless appearances at Cannes, her red carpet choices have been mostly fails however Sonam Kapoor stuns with a new look every time at Cannes. This picture is from Cannes 2013 and Sonam Kapoor looks gorgeous in a cape saree and stunning nose ring. Let this saree be your inspiration for a stunning wedding saree.

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Who can forget Arjun Rampal at Cannes looking like a gentleman and yet so intrinsically Indian dapper in his bandhgala blazer and Jodhpur style trousers at Cannes. Next time you need fashion inspiration for a wedding you need to attend be inspired by this unique look to this look instead of the usual sherwanis for weddings.

 

How to Buy Wedding Sherwani Online

A few important suggestions to keep in mind while buying wedding sherwanis online. The choices are endless and anybody could use a little help find the perfect wedding ensemble.

Nice Royal Blue Brocade Sherwani

Nice Royal Blue Brocade Sherwani

Your wedding day is a unique day, birthdays come every year, festivals too but most people hope to be successfully married only once. On this unique and auspicious day various cultures celebrate in different ways but one common thread that binds them all is the extravagant décor and wedding wear for men and women. In India a wedding is a grand affair like anywhere else in the world with double the amount of celebrations and colors. Colors and opulence dominate at Indian weddings and the bride groom’s sherwani is the perfect example of vibrant colors and opulence. For many Indian men choosing the correct Sherwani for their big day is an important decision that takes considerable time and also a considerable amount of window shopping to help close in on the final choice. This is one good reason to buy wedding sherwanis online as most e-commerce sites specializing in Indian ethnic wear have an extensive inventory of classic wedding sherwanis. Read further to know more.

How to Buy the Perfect Wedding Sherwani Online; Quick Helpful Tips

  • Buy only from certified e-commerce websites. When buying online its best to buy from websites that are certified and allow the use of all payments modes whether its credit cards, debit cards or pay on delivery.

 

  • The pay on delivery option is generally the best option as you get to pay the product price when you get the item in hand however it is not always possible to be available at the delivery spot when your package arrives, in that case its best to pay on a card secure website only.

 

  • Bearing in mind that the website you are dealing with has a clear money back policy, buy two garments instead of one. You don’t need to keep both however if you buy two different variations in your size, it would give you a chance to physically try another option on and arrive at your final choice.

 

  • Consider your options carefully before making a payment or placing an order. One needs to understand that a sherwani is available in various fabrics like linen and jacquard and with different embroidery treatments like zari and resham. Keep these in mind, weight out your preferences and then make your final choice.

Buy Online For Bandhgala Blazers, Slim Fit Kurta Pyjamas and Sherwanis

With the huge inventory of Indian ethnic garments available on e-commerce websites and the convenience of shopping from home, its best to buy online for bandhgala blazers, slim fit kurta pajamas and sherwanis.

Cobalt Blue Jute Blazer

Cobalt Blue Jute Blazer

Indian ethnic wear continues to be popular even in the face of India seeing an influx of western trends and styles like never before. The internet has brought about a fashion revolution in India; we need not wait for western trends to reach us when Indian designers decide to borrow from western designers anymore. It’s all the there for the taking in the form of international fashion blogs and e-commerce websites selling western wear, In the face of this onslaught of western trends, the demand for Indian ethnic has not diminished in any way as Indian fashion is also well represented online. E-commerce websites specializing in ethnic wear can truly boast of an extensive inventory with the best of Indian wear which is why it is a good idea to buy online bandhgala blazers, slim fit kurta pyjamas and sherwanis to add to your ethnic wear collection.

Convenience and Variety

Most men do not prefer spending long hours in a mall or boutique looking through its inventory trying to pick up one to two clothing items that look and fit best. This whole ordeal can be bypassed when shopping online. This is the primary convenience when one decides to buy online bandhgala blazers and other ethnic wear. Bearing in mind that there is a considerable amount of e-commerce websites specializing in Indian ethnic wear for men and women, there is also a huge inventory of garments just a mouse click away. Fabric specifications, sizes and availability are mostly displayed for the customer at home to make an informed choice. Shopping online is made easier with the option of paying right away with a credit or debit card or paying on delivery. Returning an unwanted item after purchase is also possible within a specified period of time which varies depending on different e-commerce brands. Purchasing online from a certified website can truly be a satisfying experiment.

 

Indo Western Dresses for Grooms, Wedding Wear Trends for 2016

Indo western dresses for men feature high up on the list of wedding fashion trends for men in 2016.

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Dashing Jute Indo-Western Sherwani

Around the world fashion trends come and go but in India ethnic fashion is timeless. From the humble kurta pyjama to the elaborate sherwani, ethnic wear for Indian men has it all and all of these are magnified manifold at the great Indian wedding experience. Like anywhere else in the world, a wedding is a day when both, man and his would be wife do everything in their power to look their best. In most of the western world all a man has to his benefit is a well fitted tuxedo on his wedding day but when you compare that to the Indian sherwani or the kurta pyjama, it is rather bland. This sheer beauty of these traditional garments does not go unnoticed which is why it is still popular with Indian grooms and designers in India are forever reinventing these traditional garments to keep up with the times. This constant state of reinvention has given way to indo western dresses for a groom which is the highlight of fashion trends in 2016. Read further to know more.

Western Silhouettes and Indian Design

The idea behind indo-western dresses for grooms is the perfect amalgamation of western silhouette and Indian design. For example, the indo-western sherwani is not much unlike a mandarin collar blazer however there is still much ethnic charm here with exotic traditional fabrics like silk and jacquard and traditional embellishments like resham, zari and zardosi. Ethnic patterns in floral and foliage forms perfectly add to the essentially desi look. The slim fit kurta pyjama is also a perfect example for Indian design meeting western silhouettes. Perfectly fitted to the contours of the male body, this trendy new-age kurta takes it inspiration from a slim fit dress shirt and adds desi charm to it with fabrics like silk, khadi and jacquard. All in all, this is the perfect fusion of ino-western fashion sensibilities for the modern Indian groom.