Last Updated on August 13, 2022 by Umer Malik
With the passage of time, ghararas have become a prominent regal attire which catches everyone’s eye with its intricate embellishment, flare and grace. One gets a Nawabi vibe everytime one wears it because ghararas have always been a tradition of Mughal Culture. They can be either simple lace work or can have Gotta, Chatta Work, Handworked Salma Sitara and Zardozi details. This style was a part of everyone’s wardrobe in Nawabi’s reign worn by royal women as well as commoners, as formal wear as well as daily wear.
Gharara design looks best when the choice of fabric is good and the fabric measurements lie somewhere between 6m to 12m, not less than this because all the grace and elegance lies in its flare. It is usually worn with a short length shirt, kurtis and a dupatta.
Let’s get into the details and clear the confusion between Ghararas and Shararas, as many of us still have confusion in it. I too had confusion for a very long time but now it’s all clear.
Ghararas typically are a separated legged pants, ruched at the knee with the lace belt or handwork detailed belt for the flare. These belts are usually stitched at the knee. They are styled with knee length kurti or a mid thigh length looks classy as well and a dupatta.
To make the look more nawabi, you can add traditional kundan or pearl jewellery which will enhance the whole look for sure and give you a head turning moment at the occasion. Gharara suits are a beautiful amalgamation of style and trend.
Shararas are also flared pants but they are loose flared pants, ruched at the waist. It’s another traditional outfit reviving the golden era. It is usually paired with a long length shirt and a dupatta. They are also either simple or heavily embellished. Traditional jewellery is a perfect add to complete the look.
As the wedding season is approaching, every bride to be and bridesmaids must be in a hunt of dresses. Let me tell you, gharara dress is a perfect outfit for a mehndi or a sangeet event as it gives a vibe of nawabs. If you are planning to wear something traditional-yet-trendy, then you must go for these suits. Wear it elegantly to show off some extra glare with all of your poise.
To get the idea of what kind of dress to buy, you can visit LAAM’s website for bridal ghararas, ready made ghararas, designer ghararas and much more. Everything is available online, also you can consult their wedding stylist to make your big day a perfect one. They have a variety of delicately handcrafted dreamy colour palette tops with a beautifully enhanced pattern paired with kamkhwab gharara trimmed with Indian tissue chatapati. Meticulously handcrafted with sequences, Crystals, pearls, Gota, Nakshi, pati, pearls, shesha, Cora, Dabka and Pipes. They will craft out the best dress for you. I must say, they have the best client service and fashion consultants. I bet you won’t regret trying their service.
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