Leheriya is all over the fashion town from wedding couture to casual wear. Designers are incorporating leheriya into their designs in innovative ways. Leheriya is an ancient art form that originated in Rajasthan. The word ‘ leher ‘ means waves. It represents the vertical patterns formed during the dyeing process and is symbolic of the hopes of the people of the dry region. Leheriya was worn especially during the monsoon season where women wore leheriya in hues of the sea. Today this art form is still vibrant and is totally in trend with various forms of leheriya like Rajashahi leheriya, Mothra leheriya, Kavpatha leheriya, etc being popular. You can also rock this versatile trend in various ways. Here are some ways you can style leheriya:
This is one of the more subtle ways in which you can incorporate the trend into your outfit. The most traditional and popular form of using leheriya is in form of dupattas and sarees. A colorful leheriya dupatta or stole can uplift the style quotient of any outfit. Leheriya stoles are a smart way to incorporate this traditional trend into western or contemporary outfits. You can go for the classic multi-colored leheriya dupatta on a white suit look or pair single-colored leheriya dupattas with solid colors, to highlight the leheriya in your outfit. You can even pair them with prints to create complex and chic looks.
Leheriya Skirts and lehengas are a very popular wedding trend right now. Leheriya being very versatile can be paired with various different prints and designs like florals. You can go for a leheriya skirt or add a leheriya dupatta to your lehenga. You can go for skirts with more complex leheriya patterns like katva patta or nageena mothara, and pair them with solid tops or choose simple leheriya pattern with heavy work and borders. Either way, leheriya adds in luxury and chic to the outfit yet keeping it simple. Find beautiful leheriya dresses from www.frillsandfashion.com
Leheriya Jackets are the perfect indo-western wear. You can wear them on ethnic as well as western wear. Wear long leheriya jackets with kurtas and skirts to ace the ethnic look. For incorporating leheriya jackets into western outfits, you can team them up with pants and palazzos to create a layered look. Further, you can add on accessories like belts to add a touch of chic.
Where to find Leheriya
Jaipur is the hub for leheriya production and you can easily find basic leheriya dupattas and sarees at the local market. For more refined and trendy designs using leheriya you can check out the exclusive leheriya collections of some designers from the pink city.
Aachho is one such fashion label offering elegant kurta sets and suits in leheriya. Their clothing draws inspiration from the royal Rajasthan. You can find a lot of traditional handicraft both ethnic and indo-western apparel at their site. Check out their leheriya collection in muted color palettes and classy designs.
is a Jaipur based brand where you can find leheriya inspired clothing. The brand offers a wide range of classy ethnic wear in elegant silhouettes. You can find all kinds of ethnic women’s wear from kurta sets ,anarkali to shararas in elegant designs. check out their beautiful leheriya suits that are elegant chic.
You can also rent beautiful leheriya lehengas from Pink Peacock Solutions .
This way you not only get to wear proper heavy leheriya this festive season but also there is no need to repeat it the next season .
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