It’s that time of the year when you can openly ask your siblings for a gift. Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi is a celebration of love between siblings and their undying affection for each other. Usually, this time of the year sees many girls crowding the streets and buying rakhi for their brothers. But this time the celebration has taken a hit. The ongoing pandemic has made it impossible for girls to go out and purchase rakhi.
But, you don’t have to feel sad about it. There are so many ways in which you can make sure that your celebrations are joyous. Ditch all the bitter feelings and prep yourself to have an amazing rakhi in quarantine. First of all, ask your brother to help you with preparing home-made sweets. It will give you a break from the monotony, and you will also end up eating a lot of sweets, what’s not to love? Now that you’re feeling better let’s move on to your wardrobe. The traditional outfits that you had saved for this day can still be worn, but with a modern twist.
Make your rakhi special this year by wearing the best outfits and styling your look with accessories. Here are the best traditional outfits that you can wear this rakhi.
1. A-Line Kurti
A-line kurtis are the best traditional outfits because they’re comfy and chic. The best thing is, you can re-fashion your kurtis and wear them as a dress! Don’t raise your eyebrows;no rule says you can’t wear a kurti as a dress. Pick out your brightest kurti, wear a thin belt around your waist, and you’re ready to go!
Accessories: Complete the look with high-heels and hoop earrings to give a modern twist to a traditional outfit.
2. Dhoti-Pants With A Top
Believe it or not, the dhoti pant is making waves in the fashion industry. It is the surest way to lend a quirky vibe to your look and lift your mood instantly. Pair the pants with a crop top and wear a shrug on top to finish the look. Pick up bold and vibrant shades to steal the spotlight.
Accessories: Gothic bracelets with the layered structure are perfect for this look.
3. The Saree-Skirt
Please don’t be confused; we’re not asking you to wear your saree like a skirt. The style is all about wearing a flared skirt and pairing it with a long dupatta to give the illusion of a saree. It is versatile, trendy, and jaw-droppingly beautiful. Pair the dress with a crop top, and you have the perfect outfit ready.
Accessories: Large earrings with beautiful motifs can enhance your look and give it a wow-factor.
4. Side-Cut Kurtis With Denim
Kurtis so versatile that you can pair them up with anything. Take a long kurti with deep side-cuts and wear denim below. You can play with the color, texture, and style of the denim. Roll up the long jeans to create a laid back style.
Accessories: A cotton scarf in vibrant colors will complete the look.
So, these were some of the trendiest traditional outfits that you can wear for this rakhi. Go ahead, dress up in your finest and celebrate the festival with pomp and cheer.