Shalwar Kameez is our traditional as well as our national dress and an emblem of Pakistani culture. Shalwar Kameez comes in a variety of styles and patterns. The designers are now trying to amalgamate eastern and western styles to produce more variety in modern outfits. Shalwar kameez comes in various styles both in India as well as Pakistan. It is a very popular outfit when it comes to simple normal wear though they are still considered to be modern. There has been a slight shift in fashion trends with women hanging around in trousers in shopping malls and bazaars.
Latest Shalwar Kameez Designs 2014
Kameez is made both by hand work and machine work. Both of these methods are very much in fashion. Beautiful heavy embroidery and bright thread work can be seen these days. Borders of the kameez daman, the front bottom, and sleeves are made from fabrics which is very much in fashion at the moment. Shape of the kameez has not been disturbed but the designers have added certain modern touches to it to make it look more beautiful and modern altogether. Designers are now a days making sleeveless kameez to modernize this traditional and cultural outfit.
Longer shirts going below knees are the latest trends in the fashion industries of India and Pakistan. It is gaining popularity because of its formal look. Kaftans are also back in fashion and share close resemblance with kameez when it comes to style. It can be worn casually when embroidered with shiny trimmings.
Trousers, flappers, culottes etc have taken place of shalwar. They are very much in fashion right now. Women these days usually prefer trousers or flappers over shalwar. They provide rather stylish and modern look in Pakistani and Indian fashion industry. Shalwar kameez has got a complete new meaning in our tradition after the replacement of shalwar with trousers. This new combination provides an over all new and stylish look.
Dupattas these days come with some heavy embroidery work on the borders depending upon the juncture.
Many fashion designers these days focus more on shalwar kameez than any other outfit because this outfit is suitable both for casual and informal wear. Girls today prefer semi coat collar neck combined with conventional style kameez along with light embroidery. The designers are trying to blend the old and new designs which are suitable both for slim and tall girls.