The sashay of gorgeous Sushmita Sen in the movie “Main Hoon Na” makes sarees so desirable. There is no denying that sarees elevate the feminine charm of any woman.
Do you love the appeal of the Indian saree but refrain from wearing the glamorous attire? Many modern Indian women can be categorised into this ‘love saree but never wear it’ brigade. The reasons can range from lack of time to difficulty in getting the perfect pleats.
The modern designers have a perfect solution in the form of saree gowns to overcome the time and skill factor. The ethereal saree gowns offer the charm of a saree and the ease of slipping into jeans.
The saree gowns are the new age fashion statements on the red carpets in India and even on international runways. It combines the look of a gown and a saree, to become an ultimate presentation of glamour. Also the ease of wearing these draped wonders is a bonus.
Here are some fabulous saree gowns which will make your life so much easier.
Raakesh Agarvwal’s sarees and saree gowns use interesting satiny fabrics in solid colours to enhance the drape effect. The saree gowns are pre-fitted with interesting drapes that would otherwise take you ages to recreate on a real saree. Ranging from the pleated effect on the bottom to the one shoulder drape in front or behind, Raakesh Agarvwal’s saree gowns are perfect one step sarees.
The plum saree gown teamed with a delicate amethyst lace jacket offers a very modern updated look. The fuchsia colour pop in the saree gown adds interest to the outfit. The stunning two piece outfit comprising of the saree gown and jacket is detailed with perfect saree pleats in the front and pallu fall across the shoulder.
Sougat Paul’s colour blocked saree gown has an inimitable silhouette. Contrasting maroon and navy blue fluid fabrics merge well with a black and white and sheer neckline. This unique outfit will certainly make an arresting impact.
The pre-draped saree is another option to achieve the saree look with ease. The ensemble comprises of two pieces, the blouse and the fitted saree, unlike the one piece saree gown. However the outfit is not very unlike saree gown in terms of simplicity of wearing. The well coordinated stylish blouses enhance the style factor in the saree look. Also because of the two piece look, they give a better illusion of a saree.
Sougat Paul’s pre-draped sarees are very contemporary in treatment with unique kaftan blouses, colour blocks and stylish drapes.
The maroon saree gown with its unique strap blouse looks very stunning. The confluence of the framing blouse and saree gown drapes presents a work of art kind of attire.
The coral draped saree will deceive everyone with its very real saree look. The draped saree with a golden bodice exudes the traditional saree look in a modern way.
The mesmerising drapes of these saree gowns will steal the thunder away from any real saree. The double shaded saree gown has a beautiful mermaid look at the bottom as the drapes criss-cross across the body. The coordinated sleeveless blouse with amazing threadwork and cut-out back adds magic to the pre-draped saree.
The timeless combination of red and gold makes the other draped saree by Manpreet Kaur a must have. It is a perfect choice for any evening event, Indian or western.
The beautiful embellished black blouse with the well crafted black drape saree oozes bewitching elegance. The scintillating saree silhouette makes it a perfect evening garb for a high fashion statement.
The candy pink lehenga saree with a steel grey corset look blouse with silver zardosi embroidery celebrates womanhood through the dainty embellishments and romantic colour scheme. The dupatta with complementing zardosi work on the corners creates an attractive look behind. This easy saree look outfit will not go ignored at the grandest decorated evening.
This is a very different take on the saree look with pants as bottom. The palazzo saree gives a twist to the saree gown concept. The edgy attire is very trendy with pleasing colour palette of grey paired with lime-green blouse. The grey stole with the attire helps in achieving the saree look.
These saree gowns and draped sarees make getting the saree look and carrying the saree look so much easier. The added interest factor and the contemporary outlook make them more endearing to the fashion conscious. So get these stylish saree gowns in your wardrobe soon to make your life easy and trendy. Also next time your mom or aunt insists that you wear a saree to the family event, the saree gowns will come to your rescue and you can answer “Sure, why not, in a jiffy!”