Perfect Dussehra Outfit 2022 That Will Up Your Style Game

Perfect Dussehra Outfit 2022 That Will Up Your Style Game

India has entered the season of festivals and one confusion that everyone must be having is what to wear. We all know that it is not easy to decide what outfit to wear during the festive season. 

Well, Dussehra is on its way, celebrated at the end of a 9-day fest known as Navratri. It is one of the most diverse occasions celebrated in India. Each and every one has its own way of celebrating Dussehra, many do it by effigy bonfires and reenacting the story of Ramayana. This is to thank them for their prized possessions and the opportunities they received in their education. In numerous areas, people perform large parades and do charity. 

This year we are celebrating Dussehra on the 5th of October, however, this only makes your OOTD much more important! Wondering if you should sparkle in a sequined lehenga, light muslin kurta set, or a gharara trousseau? So set the holiday vibes because we have a collection of traditional Dussehra outfit ideas, scroll down and have a glimpse of amazing outfit ideas that we have picked for you!

1) Slay in Sharara Set

Slay in Sharara set

It is not a secret anymore that pastel shades are in the season. From fresh minty shade to the soft lilac tone, wearing anything in pastel shades is a sign that you are going with the trend. Do you wanna hear the good news? Pastel shades are the essence of sophistication whenever we talk about festive wear. Emanate a soft and gentle spark of ethnic flair by opting for slaying sharara for this year's Dussehra festival

The traditional yet chic vibe, a pastel shade sharara is not only in trend but the options for colors are endless. You can wear hues from blush pink to powder blues. These even come in a variety of embellishments but what we love the most is the soft glimmering texture with gotta Patti or sequinned work. 

2) Asymmetric Kurta & Dhoti Pants

Asymmetric Kurta & Dhoti Pants

Asymmetric kurtas are messy ethnic wear with a bit of a traditional charm that oozes the elegance of modernity and forward fashion. This is a combination that will definitely give you a few head turns. 

This is one of the comfiest choices out there. You can wear an oversize kurta with a well-fitted dhoti and remember to ditch the dupatta

And ofcourse big earrings are your friend while styling the look, you can go bold with either silver or golden jhumka that frame your face magnificently. 

3) Shibori Saree with Tie-dye 

Shibori Saree with Tie-dye

Similar to the pastel trend – tie and dye print on shibori saree are the most enduring trend in 2022. Super trendy with the zeitgeist and a magnificent way of channeling a traditional craft, the shibori saree is an easy Dussehra dress for this season. 

A shibori saree is a stunning companion for your hand-me-down pearl or stone jewelry set.  Apply matching lip color with the same palette of your saree to give yourself a coordinated look!

4) Frisky And Chirpy in a Hand Block Kurta

Frisky And Chirpy in a Hand Block Kurta

If you are looking for clothes for Dussehra that are ethnic and give a vibe of well-loved Indian craft, then a hand-block printed kurta set is the best option. Accenting beautiful floral print along with Mughal motifs, there is numerous variety available. 

You can go for sober hues with slated block print on a base of white or black. Definitely, this look is incomplete without jewelry, for that the good tip is to match the color of your accessories with the pigment of your print on the outfit to curate a magnificent Dussehra look!

5) Twirl in a Lehenga Set

Twirl in a Lehenga Set

Just a simple look does not suit all of us, some reveal the dramatic bold flair of a lehenga! But for the festivals like Dussehra, you can go off-beat and experiment with flamboyant attires. 

You can go for minimal embellishment for the skirt to exude a more modern look. Opt for a solid color with a few statement details. Choose a sleek and modern blouse cut as it is best to give a modern twist to the lehenga.  

So, here are the outfits that you can wear this Dussehra. This festive season is a great opportunity to hype up your style game. Get ready – the fun is about to start!


What should we wear on Dussehra?

Wear anything that makes you feel happy and comfortable. You can opt for outfits that we have mentioned above or you can style something different based on your creativity. Just remember to wear an outfit that will express your energy and passion.

Which dress is best for Dussehra?

The most appropriate outfit for the Dussehra would be something ethnic like a saree, lehenga, Kurta set, etc. 

What should men wear on Dussehra?

Wear a dhoti rather than your usual pajama under the kurta as a dhoti will not only add a more dressy look but is also trending. You can team up the outfit with a colorful Nehru jacket.

Which color should we wear on Dussehra?

The peacock green color is believed to fulfill all the desires of devotees. The color signifies purity and is perfect to wear on Dussehra as the festival indicates the victory of good over evil. 

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