A saree can make you look classy and sexy at the same time. Saree, the 6-yard piece of cloth can be draped in hundred different ways. Although, there are many conventional ways of draping a saree, among different religions. Yet, we ought to look for the modern ways of draping to look unique and different in the crowd. So, in this article you will know how to give a modern twist to a simple saree.

Tips to look modern in an Old Saree

  • Dhoti style with pants

Dhoti style draping is a conventional draping style popular in Maharashtra. This style of draping is very popular among bloggers these days. To give your saree a trendy look, you can replace the traditional blouse with the modern one. Or, just add on the pants and half drape the saree in dhoti style.

To make the saree more trendy, accessorize it with a belt. In addition, you can also go for the sheer pants in net or organza fabric to modernize the look more.

  • With palazzo

Sarees are the most comfortable Indian ethnic wear, however, ease of movement is less in saree as compared to the others. Besides giving a modern look, Palazzo style sarees also allow you to move freely. To rock the palazzo saree look, just add on a palazzo and drape your saree over it.

You can opt for the designer palazzo like ruffled palazzo, palazzo with slit, boot cut flare, and so on. Always go for the palazzo in a similar tone as your saree.

  • With designer blouse

Well, who said that sarees can only be paired with those traditional blouses. Replace the blouse with the favorite top in your wardrobe and there you go. For necklines, opt for off shoulder, halter, backless, or bralette. Rather, you can go with the voluminous sleeves opinions which are trending these days, like balloon sleeves, shoulder pads, etc.

  • Saree gown

If you are willing to spend some money on your favorite saree, then get it transformed in a saree gown. You can take the help of your local tailor or a boutique or consult from a designer. There are different variations in saree gowns available in the market. Always pick the one best for your body type.

February 05, 2022 — Saloni Goel