Dhoti is no more a male domain as many designers are clinging to dhoti style pants this fall for women.
Dhoti style pants are not new on fashion runways; they exist for decades but could never become the mainstream apparel as mostly designers found them to be too funky and dramatic. This year they are back with a boom, becoming style statement of many celebrities.
The reason of dhoti pants being sported with a fashionable fervour is their comfort factor combined with the bold and dramatic feel.
Comfort with Style:
Dhoti pants are a super comfortable piece of clothing and that is why adopted by mostly students who seek comfort and style both.
If you wonder how to style your dhoti pants, make sure they can be worn with several options and hence are quite generic. You can combine comfort and functionality when at work or at college where you need to move around. Your body needs a stretchand flex which dhoti pants offer.
For a casual day outfit, you can combine your dhoti pants with a huge variety ranging from short kurtas to well-cut long T shirts. Peasant tops are a great option to combine with dhoti pants.
If you team grey or brown dhoti pants with a t-shirt and padded blazer, you can achieve the chicest ever look.
What Patterns and Colors to Choose in Dhoti Pants:
As far as colors are concerned, pastel tones and burnt earth colors are in vogue, while Bohemian patterns are today’s fashion style statement in dhoti pants.
Dhoti pants in bright colors such as hot pink, red, bright green or blue look cool only if they have ethnic, floral or paisley prints on them. Such prints impart a hippie and feminine touch to these dhoti pants.
How to Style Dhoti Pants According to Your Body Shape:
Before choosing and pairing your dhoti pants, you need to look yourself in the mirror first and envisage the appropriate combination that would complement and enhance your figure instead of spoiling your personality image.
If you have an ideal hourglass shape and you are tall, you have no restrictions. Whatever the color you choose and whatever you combine your dhoti pants with; it would look logical on you. So, go get the advantage of your shape and be blessed to wear what you want!
You can further complete your look by accessorizing your dhoti pants apparel with eastern styled accessories such as ‘jumkas’ and ‘khussa’.
If you are a bit bulky on the upper part of your body, you need dark tops to pair with your dhoti pants. The dramatic volume of dhoti pants is good for you as it would combine your lower half proportionately with the upper half. Dark tops will help complementing this proportion by concealing the bulk of your upper body.
If your body contours are not prominent and your shape is more like a rectangle or to be more precise, bananas like shape. You need to team your dhoti pants with a long blouse which gives volume to the upper half of your body. Moreover, you can use a stylish belt around your waistline to enhance your contours.