Earlier, most women would wear traditional Indian clothes such as the salwar kameez (long tunic and loose pants) or simple saris to the office. Now, women often wear pant-suits or blouse and skirts, even though saris and salwar kameez are considered acceptable as business attire.
What kind of clothing do they wear in India?
Traditional Indian clothing for women in the north and east are saris worn with choli tops; a long skirt called a lehenga or pavada worn with choli and a dupatta scarf to create an ensemble called a gagra choli; or salwar kameez suits, while many south Indian women traditionally wear sari and children wear pattu langa.
Which Indian clothes are popular all over the world?
Did you know that saree is considered as the fifth best traditional outfit in the world? Our traditional Indian wear for both men and women, be it- saree, salwar kameez, kurta pyjama and various other outfits are famous all across the world.
What is traditional Indian dress called?
Saree or sari is a long unsewn cloth with patterns, usually draped over the body. If rice is the staple food to some countries, then the saree is like the staple dress to most Indian women.