Latest Indian Salwar Kameez Trends – 2017       

by DrPrem Jagyasi

The humble salwar kameez has evolved into a sophisticated fashion statement. In 2017, we have seen some exquisite salwar kameez designs and trends which made it into an exciting year for those who love wearing salwar kameezes. Capes, palazzos, strapless, indie fusion and long, flowing, graceful, anarkalis, 2017 has been a year of individual style as everyone became adept at mixing and matching new and old styles. Here are the latest salwar kameez trends seen in 2017:



Palazzos are the biggest trend in 2017, with printed, plain, silk, cotton palazzos ruling the roost. Elegant marriage salwar kameez suits as well as casual suits, got the royal look with the wide, bell-bottomed palazzos. Worn with straight kameez and higher side slits, palazzos have a timeless appeal, and will probably be the rage in 2018 too. Latest Indian Designer Salwar Kameez Online Shopping is possible now, where you will get the latest designs and trends, and be sure to stand out, wherever you go.


Jackets were also seen on the ramp as well as the roads. Worn on top of strapless kameezes, jackets, which were sheer and had regal embellishments and silver/gold embroidery made their mark. Rich indigo and mustard tones, mellowed yellow tones, ivory and beige were the colors of rich and regal jackets.

Peek a boo

Peek a boo embroidery with straight cut pant style bottoms is one of the latest trends. The variants are numerous, with traditional Indian and a chic bohemian vibe as well. These are making heads turn, and will make you the centre of attention too. 

Floor length anarkalis


The floor length anarkali is another trend, which has been around for a few seasons now, but still has not lost its appeal. It looks graceful and elegant on everyone, and even the most popular designers as well as the online and street boutiques favoured this look. For parties and weddings, nothing is better than an anarkali which is gorgeous and beautiful.

Paintings and prints

Artistic paintings and print inspired motifs inspired by Indian as well as International art were a huge hit in 2017. The fabric is so beautiful that very little embellishment is required. The look is Indo Western and is the right choice for a night out with your girlfriends, or a special dinner date or if the material is silk, can be worn at a cocktail party too.

Off-shoulder kameez

Off-shoulder kameezes are the best teamed with palazzos or Aladdin style trousers. These off-shoulder kameezes can be asymmetrical too.

The work suit

Winter is the time when you can step out in your gorgeous, rich silks to office as well. A silk salwar kameez with very little embroidery is great for chilly wintry meetings which add a dash of color in contrast to the grey outside. 

2017’s trends are casual and relaxed but glamorous. The salwar kameez is now elevated to a stylish, chic and elegant outfit, which has the right look for any occasion – be it everyday wear or coffee dates or cocktails parties and of course, weddings.

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