By Mahvish Ahmed
Powder blue seems to be the colour of the season! From Khaadi, Daaman to Mina Hassan, every design house has loaded up on this cool summer hue. It’s hot and humid, but we can’t let the weather spoil the summer fun for us, can we? We did some digging around for you so you can head straight to the stores and pick up your summer pieces. We are life savers, aren’t we? From lots of breezy kurtas in shades of blue, to some whites and a bright yellow number, this list is your answer to the what-to-wear question this month.
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Meeting your friends for shopping-plus-lunch? Here’s an ideal kurta for you to wear. The tiered sleeves with a whole lot of flare are cute and playful. You can team it up with white cropped pants and yellow peep toe khussas.
Tip: Have a look at Mojari on Facebook to find peep toe khussas in every colour.
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Pick this striped navy blue tunic for that important meeting at work. Opt for crisp white pants and little pearl studs for a look that’s fashionable yet professional.
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Life shouldn’t be all about work and no play! For that big family birthday party, this chevron ice blue kurta with raw silk pants is an ideal ensemble. Complete your look with a rose pink lip colour and a voluminous blow dry.
For days when you have to hop from a meeting to a casual lunch, slip into this cool blue kameez with white embroidered details. The motifs are aesthetically placed and we love how it’s styled with a tapered tulip shalwar. A perfect summer look that offers versatility as well as practicality!
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We just can’t get over how cute this tunic is! Please spare a moment to appreciate the little bug and butterfly motifs in the embroidery. Pair it with cropped culottes and matching blue slip ons.
Here’s something you’d want to slip into every single day. But don’t do that, it’s unhealthy. We can already feel the temperature going down just by looking at this icy blue hue! Accessorize with little pearl studs and matching blue sandals.
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This angrakha from Elan Vital collection is a stunning!
The silver threadwork on the soothing lilac base with floral motifs is perfect for Bakra Eid. Be an early bird for a change and gear up for Eid. Don’t forget to buy silver chaand baalis to accessorise while you are out shopping.
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Peplum kurtas are not going anywhere and we couldn’t be more excited. The silhouette is ideal when you want to flaunt that waist! Pair it with a tulip shalwaar and super sized ethnic earrings for maximum impact.
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Ideal for summer evenings and committee parties, this white poncho with lace and pink floral details is a fashion lover’s dream come true.
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Looking for something for the little tea party you’re having at your place to celebrate Monsoon? Well, look no further because we have you sorted. This pretty kurta with patchwork is what you need to be the hostess with the mostess. Pair with a tulip shalwaar or culottes adorned with little pearls and slide into sport gold slip-ons.