Indian and Pakistani Ethnic Wear for Men and Women
The first thing that might pop in you head when you think of Indian and Pakistani clothing is Saris and Salwar Kameez. Traditional Indian clothing is all about bright colors and heavy fabrics, whereas Pakistani clothing is known for its delicate embroidery and patchwork on pastel and dark-colored fabrics. Most Indian women prefer wearing Saris for festivals and occasions like weddings, religious ceremonies, and family get-togethers. While talking about men’s traditional ethnic wear, you can’t miss out on Sherwanis that are a common wedding attire for Indian and Pakistani men. eBay has a vast selection of such Sherwanis, Saris, Salwar Kameez, Kurtas, and more to choose from.
Here are some popular types of Indian and Pakistani clothing for women:
- Saris - A sari is an unstitched drape available in six and nine meters. You will find saris made from a range of fabrics like cotton, silk, polyester, chiffon, and more. A sari is essentially a three-piece set consisting of an underskirt and a blouse or a choli. There are more than 80 ways of draping a sari, and the style differs from region to region. A red sari or lehenga with a hand-woven embellished border remains the first preference for most Indian brides.
- Salwar Kameez - The salwar kameez is regularly worn by women throughout Pakistan. A salwar is a pair of loose trousers wide at the waist and narrow at the bottom. It is paired with a long or short kurta, and a shawl or a stole known as the dupatta. You will find various types of salwar suits available on eBay. Anarkali salwar suits are preferred by some women for festivals and special occasions. Pakistani salwar suits are popular for their long cuts embellished kurta and dupatta.
- Kurta - A kurta is a unisex clothing item and what tells it apart is the neckline and the length. Women’s kurtas usually have round, square, and deep necklines, whereas men prefer kurtas with a collar or a buttoned placket that end at the chest. You will find a range of kurta shirts for men online, and there are different patterns available to choose from.
Browse through the new and pre-owned Indian and Pakistani clothing on eBay to find the perfect one for the upcoming occasion. You can also choose the attire on basis of the material suitable for different weather conditions.