Classy Patiala Outfits-34 Amazing Ways to Wear Patiala Salwar

Classy Patiala Salwar Outfits- Patiala shalwar attire is generally linked with the subcontinent and Middle Eastern states since it is often considered as a traditional outfit in Pakistan, India, and Bangladesh. Patiala shalwar is a type of shalwar with prominent pleats and is traditionally worn with short kurta or kameez along with a long dupatta.

Eastern women are quite obsessed with this style of shalwar, which has lately captured the interest of some major designers who designed unique dresses by using Patiala shalwars. Also, these are now worn in Egypt and Turkey in distinct styles with different sort of tops. Different variations of the shalwar like tulip and dhoti shalwar have also been gaining popularity, but the original and classic Patiala shalwar has its own fan following the continues to increase.

How to Wear the Patiala Salwar Stylishly

Patiala suits are a fantastic representation of ethnicity with an entirely modern look. In India, these are mostly stitched in silk and chiffon material; however, in Pakistan, Patiala dresses in lawn material are also quite common considering the hot, sweaty weather which makes the light and comfy material just perfect. Here are some tips on wearing your Patiala shalwars like a pure desi:

  • The rule “don’t mix prints” is pretty old. We’re now moving towards an age of maximalism and wearing prints on prints is cooler than ever. So try wearing a printed Patiala shalwar with a printed shirt, but make sure that the prints complement each other.
  • If you instead want to go for the classic look, opt for a plain Patiala shalwar and wear it with a printed or embellished shirt.
  • If you’re wearing a Patiala shalwar for the first time, go for silk fabric because it has the best fall and you’ll love how great it feels and looks.
  • If you’re having trouble finding the right size, opt for tailor-made Patiala shalwars that are designed according to your size, so they neither look too bulky nor too clingy.

The article is going to cover the most fantastic outfit ideas with Patiala bottoms in various shades and designs. Also, we’ll try to cover all the different designs launched by famous designers and brands as well as some of the best celebrity style.

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↓ 34 – All White Patiala Suits

Nothing looks more serene and beautiful than an all-white suit. You can always add a pop of color with your dupatta though.

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↓ 33 – Can You Wear A Patiala Shalwar To Work?

Of course, you can! If your management is okay with you wearing ethnic clothes, then Patiala shalwars with printed Kurtis would be a hit at the office. Go for small floral prints and avoid heavily embellished shirts though as you wouldn’t want to go overboard. You could also go the other way and wear a printed Patiala with a solid shirt.

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↓ 32 – Airport Look

Jhanvi Kapoor was recently spotted wearing a Patiala suit at the airport, and we love the idea. Airport clothes should always be comfortable and airy especially if you have a long flight ahead, Patiala shalwars fulfill both these criteria.

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↓ 31 – Wedding Guest Attire

While most people consider Patiala shalwars to be more appropriate for casual or semi-formal wear, Pakistani singer Aima Baig proved it wrong by wearing a gorgeous silk Patiala shalwar on her sister’s nikkah. She paired it with a heavily embellished shirt and dupatta, all in a matching tone of gold. And while most of us are not very comfortable in wearing such colors for daytime functions, she gave us some major style goals and we can’t wait to give this look a try.

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↓ 30 – Cutting of Patiala Shalwar

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First of all, you need to make sure that your fabric is 3 meters. After that fold your piece of fabric from the middle by 2 meters. Fold it again and mark the length of your shalwar clearly. Now, mark the ankle contour along with a 2 inches line. The inner leg could be from 18-24 inches as per convenience. Cut the waistband or hem part. Separate the leg pieces; now you have both hem and leg pieces. After that, you just need to position the pieces properly for final stitching. Watch this video for a detailed explanation. You should also have a look at these Latest kurti designs 2019 from top 15 kurti designers these days.

↓ 29 – Patiala Dress in Monochrome Colors

Patiala outfits are mostly available in vibrant shades like red, maroon, dark green, electric blue and shocking pink. Monochrome colors are nowadays quite trendy and stylish. Patiala shalwars in black, white and gray paired with shirts with a little touch of red, pink and blue look extremely chic especially in summers and spring. Some colored embroidery will also enhance the overall look of the suit.

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↓ 28 – What to Wear with Patiala Salwar in Fall

Patiala shalwars can be worn quite uniquely in winters. Wear a patterned or floral Patiala bottoms with a tee or a short button down shirt. Add a short coat or a leather or denim jacket to keep warm along with a simple and elegant muffler will be perfect. Wear them with flat pumps to complete your fall Patiala look.

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↓ 27 – Patiala Dresses for Summers

Lawn Patiala suits or Patiala bottoms with t-shirts or flared frocks are the ultimate options for summer wear. Since lawn fabric is light, it makes it quite comfortable in the summers. Also, you can go for half sleeves or no sleeves look and light natural make. If you’re choosing an all plain Patiala shalwar kameez then you can go for a printed or floral dupatta to make it prominent. Wear these charming outfits with kola puri chappals or simple strappy sandals.

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↓ 26 – Patiala Shalwar Kameez for Weddings

Patiala shalwar kameez in a luxurious fabric like silk and chiffon with sartorial expertise is an ultimate option for wedding occasions, especially if you want a more ethnic look. You can go for tilla, dabka, and resham work on the dupatta and kameez. If you’re attending a wedding soon, then get some inspiration from these amazing Dholki Outfits.

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↓25- Patiala Pants with High-Neck Tops in Winters

Velvety Patiala pants look just amazing with high-neck tops in neutral colors. Wearing this costume with gladiator heels or stiletto pumps will spice up the entire look. Also, it is a perfect option for fall street style due to its uniqueness.

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↓ 24 – Celebrity Style Patiala Shalwar Party Wear

Just like Shilpa Shetty, you can style yourself in a semi-formal Patiala dress composed of a long stylish shrug in chiffon or net material, a short simple top, and silk Patiala pants. Wear them with stiletto heels and appropriate jewelry like Kundan jewelry to add up to the entire look.

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↓ 23- Patiala Shalwar With Peplum Tops

Short dresses with a huge flare are quite trendy nowadays. You can carry them with Patiala shalwar as well. Kalidar and airline frocks with embroidery or needlework look perfect on parties or weddings as well. You can wear them with fancy khussas, which are the latest trend to have a more traditional look.

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↓ 22 – Printed Patiala Pants with Crop Top

Printed Patiala pants are very commonly available. These can be paired with t-shirts or kurtas in neutral shades. These are perfect if you want to have a simple casual look for college or university. Wear them with flat sandals or wedge heels. Instead of a crop top, for a more Western look, you could also go for Bandeau Tops.

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↓ 21 – Patiala Shalwar with Short Gown

A short stylish gown is a perfect option if you want to try something different with your Patiala shalwar. A little embroidery or a slit cut would further enhance the look.

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↓ 20 – Classy Patiala Outfit Worn by Sonakshi Sinha

Sonakshi Sinha has been seen wearing Patiala pants at different events, which make it clear that the celebrity loves the ethnic look. Her black Patiala shalwar with a jet black tunic is the ultimate option for parties or formal events.

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↓ 19 – Patiala Suit in Lawn

Patiala suits in lawn make a perfect choice for a trendy attire in summers and spring. The fresh colors and light fabric make it all great for the casual as well as formal wear. Many brands like Khaadi, Ethnic, and others provide stylish ideas that include Patiala shalwar with frocks and kurtas as well.

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↓ 18 – Patiala Outfit by Zainab Chottani

Zainab Chottani is one of the renown designers in Pakistan. Her beautiful royal blue and light blue combo which incorporates Patiala bottoms with a royal style velvety short top with a peplum cut. The precise needlework and long dupatta give the ultimate regal look. We also recommend that you have a look at these 20 New Frock Styles Collection for Women

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↓ 17 – Patiala Shalwar Outfit by Maria B.

Maria B. latest lawn collection, which features Maya Ali and a load Patiala outfits is just outstanding. Printed Patiala bottoms with simple white kurtas look simply ravishing.

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↓ 16 – Zara Shahjahan Patiala Shalwar Dresses

Zara Shahjahan’s lawn collection depicts beautiful frock with Patiala shalwar making it an ultimate look for the summers. The chunri prints with khussas make it all the more perfect.

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↓ 15 – Kareena Kapoor’s Patiala Shalwar Attire

Kareena Kapoor is quite obsessed with the Punjabi girl look, which includes the Patiala dresses in various striking colors. Also, we all loved seeing her wearing a stylish white Patiala shalwar with a white top in her famous movie ‘Jab We Met.’

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↓ 14 – All White Patiala Dress

Women of all ages love all white dresses. An all-white Patiala outfit with a khussa will enhance your style statement and will make you look incredibly graceful. If you love wearing white then here’s something you can’t miss: 20 Ways to Wear All White Outfits Like Celebrities this Year

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↓ 13 – Patiala Outfit with Jacket

Embroidered or tilla work jackets will spice up your traditional Patiala shalwar kameez. Also, these can be worn on special occasions like weddings, Eid, Diwali, etc.

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↓ 12 – Royal Embroidered Patiala Attire

The royal blue embroidered to with a statement cut will give you a very classy as well as royal look. You can wear jhumkas and khussas to have a more ethnic look.

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↓ 11 – Western Style Patiala Attire

If you are looking for a complete western look then you can add a little innovation to your Patiala pants and go for pastel shades along with a stylish western top. Wear it with strappy sandals or gladiator heels.

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↓ 10 – Patiala Shalwar with Tees

Printed patiala shalwar is a perfect option to wear with t-shirts if you want to have a comfy and casual yet stylish look. This is also a pretty favorite outfit for Asian girls to chill at home.

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↓ 9 – Patiala Shalwar with Floral Blazer

Floral blazers look quite trendy with silk Patiala bottoms. Add pastel colors and heels to enhance the appearance.

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↓ 8 – Semi-Formal Chunri Patiala

A simple button-down shirt with a chunri print patiala shalwar and stiletto pumps is a perfect semi-formal attire. Add a simple jacket or blazer to enhance the look. For a statement-making neckline, choose from one of these Latest Kurti neck styles 2019.

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↓ 7 –  Celebrity Style

Sonam Kapoor is seen wearing a Patiala shalwar and short kurta multiple times with the antique as well as traditional jewelry.

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↓ 6 – Button Down Shirt Style

A simple button-down shirt with a floral Patiala shalwar is perfect for a dinner or a beach trip.

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↓5 – Crop Top Style Patiala Pants

Young girls love crop tops, and they can easily be worn with Patiala pants or shalwars.

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↓4 – Fusion Look With Peplums & Silk Patiala

Silk Patiala outfits are quite popular for weddings and religious occasions. Girls can wear silk outfits in unique cuts like a peplum top with an airline cut or a fitted top with a little embroidery along with a striking Patiala shalwar. And don’t miss out these Latest Shalwar Kameez Designs for Girls.

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↓ 3 – Traditional Patiala Dresses

Traditional Patiala dresses also look chicer in trendy prints and with embroidered dupattas. Khussas are a must with these traditional shalwar kameez dresses.

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↓ 2 – Shoes and Accessories To Wear With Patiala Dresses

Eastern jewelry like jhumkas, kundan, and polki are just a perfect option with traditional patiala dresses. Along with khussas, you can also wear peep toe heels or stiletto pumps if you’re going for a unique cut. Add clutches or strappy bags to spice up the look.

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↓ 1- Pastel Patiala Shalwar Kameez Attire

Women who are not a fan of very bright shades can go for pastel shades which look equally good. If you’re going for a shirt with embroidery or some gota work, look for traditional shoes in a color that matches the embroidery/gota.

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I hope you liked these ideas and you will try some of them in this season.


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