The Traditional Waist coat & Jacket Trend From the early 00’s is back for and genuinely better than ever. While it might be deemed an “ugly” trend in by many, or even ‘too masculine’ in the eyes of those with orthodox values – it’s already won many over (especially celebrities).
And in no way it is difficult to puff off, particularly due to the several trendy designs that have been launched by several Brands.
Throw a pair over a collared kurta or a loose-fitting dress for an ideal ensemble for winter. Or if you prefer a more tailored look, wear a traditional jacket with matching bottoms. Desi style formal suits are so chic and can truly make a loud style statement. What I’m trying to say is that anything pretty much goes! All you have to do is wear it with confidence.
Urwa Hocane looks stunning in this mini red embroidered waist coat over a sharara and long kurta. Bet you didn’t even think of that. A waist coat and a sharara pants – so cool right?
And if you need more inspiration, you can even look to other A-listers for their styling. Check out Sadaf Kanwal in this eccentric and classy velvet jacket with handmade embellishment. She paired hers with printed bell bottom trousers.
Mawra Hocane paired her Bottle green Organza Jacket with a short Kameez and cigarrete pants. Notice the contrast in color as well as the print?
You can literally style a Waist coat and Jacket with anything!
Although many trends have come and gone, the multifaceted qualities of the waist coat and jacket are making us want to buy a pair in every color. How are we moving the trend forward for the months ahead? By pairing them with matching pants, saarees and printed shirts to help us serve up some super unique looks.
Nida Yasir was also spotted wearing a mini fully embroidered jacket on her morning show with traditional salwar kameez. This look is literally for everyone and anyone. Pairing the statement pieces with anything you want is foolproof.
Keep scrolling and then shop the edit of the best Desi Waistcoats and Jackets around right now.