By Mahvish Ahmed
Have you put on your sneakers – sorry, stilettos – to run the shaadi season marathon of 2016-2017? Well it’s time do so, if you haven’t already.
Every year as we make the wedding rounds we see new trends emerge. This year the plan is to take a classic and rework it for dramatic effect. For a while now some of our favourite celebrities are choosing the sari over gowns to attend red carpets and weddings, and the results have been breathtaking.
A sari is one of the most regal sartorial pieces that are essential to ‘The Asian Style Diaries’ since decades. If you are under the impression that the sari can become boring, we give you a few ideas on how to amp up the good ol’ sari . Scroll down to see how you can look like a style diva in this taxing, but fun, time of the year.
Sari with a Winter Coat
Sari with a Shawl
Sari with Lace-Up Pants
Sari with a Velvet Palloo
Sari with an Embellished Waist Belt
Sari with Voluminous Sleeves
Sari with a Funky Back
Sari with an Embellished Jacket-blouse
Sari with Cold Shoulder Sleeves
Sari with Sequins
Sari with a Fringed Palloo
Sari with a Cut-out Back
Sari with an Off-Shoulder Blouse