Formal wear selection needs a good deal of investment of time and money of course. But all this investment can go in vain if you are not updated with the ‘ins and outs’ of fashion! Balloon frocks, lose fitted long shirts, voluminous outfits, angrakhas, leggings are all in for the season. For Eid, choose a traditional outfit, get classy and look your best. Apart from the kind of the outfit, colors play a major role. A good can turn out to be a bad one merely due to wrong color selection. Colors have meaning of their own. The colors you chose to wear on different occasions reflect the nature of those occasions and what they mean to you. Here’s an updated fashion guide on what colors should you go for while picking the ideal Eid dresses!
The most cool and summery of all is White. It reflects purity, innocence and optimism. A common perception about white is that it can’t be worn formally, which is wrong. White either complimented with any other color or worn plain, looks classy in formal wear too. Especially considering the hot and humid weather at Eid, one should go for lose fitted white outfit with ‘choridar pajamas’ or white leggings. White can be paired up with gold and silver to give an overall fancy look. Compliment with gold/silver accessories.
Yellow is the color of happiness and creativity. For a celebration such as Eid, yellow will add to the energy and joyfulness of the occasion. Yellow can be best complimented with orange and pink to give a youthful, refreshing look. Prefer yellow in fabric like cotton and khadi rather than chiffon and silk considering the season.
Known to be the color of girls, pink symbolizes femininity, romance and compassion. A girl’s wardrobe is incomplete without a pink outfit. It suits all kind of skin tones and looks best with whites, blues, oranges and greens. For summers, pastel pink is an ideal color that stimulates calmness and settles negative energy. Pastel pink and aqua green is a new combination on the color palate of many designers. Try shades of pink with a spark of unique shades of green this Eid.
A youthful, funky color that symbolizes warmth, energy and creativity is Orange. You will see a lot of shades of orange around you this summer. A printed or plain orange outfit adds confidence to your personality. For formal wear, add vibrant multi color embroidery to your orange outfit and compliment with some accessories. The charisma of deeper orange is that it can make you look stunning even if worn plain.
Red is the color of passion and love. Red clothing gets noticed and makes the wearer appear heavier. Certain studies have shown that red is the most popular color to be worn on formal occasion. The energetic, vibrant look of red makes it ideal to be worn on special occasions. You can choose a fancy red voluminous outfit and pair it with white leggings. Plain red looks classy and graceful!