Rajasthan, Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh is the belt where lehenga cholis are a part of almost any woman’s wardrobe. It is available in combinations of bright colours with mirror and gota work. “Choli” is a blouse worn on the upper half or the torso while the “Lehenga” is like a skirt, worn along the waist. It is a sort of long skirt with embroidery and lots of pleated.
The choli could have a variety of blouse necklines, be it deep neck, backless, halter neck enhanced with beautiful latkans and doris(tassels) for a sensuous look. The lehenga can vary from A-line, fish-cut or straight cut. The dupatta is worn over lehenga choli to complete the look of the attire. Fabric of lehenga choli can vary from brocade, net, silk, georgette, velvet, satin, crepe and chiffon.
Lehenga cholis comes with the wide variety of embroidery designs and embellishment like gota, zardosi, crystal, pearls, kundan work, pita work, zardosi, mirror work and sequins. It is usually available in festive colours for occasions like Diwali and Navratra and auspicious events such as Weddings and Sangeet ceremonies.
Navratri is a festival celebrated for 9 days while fasting and praying to Goddess Amba. The states of Gujarat and Rajasthan see colourful lehenga choli designs embellished with mirror and shell work in attractive Kutch embroidery. Young women who participate in Navratri gatherings generally wear these leheng cholis aka chaniya cholis with dupattas and dance to the tunes of Gujrati songs sung in praise of the goddess.
Here are some exclusive lehenga choli designs to try on and look ravishing:
Look ravishing in this blue and orange net – brasso lehenga choli. Colourful embroidered orange net dupatta enhances the sexy look of this lehenga choli. Wear it at any function and get basket full of compliments.
Look at your best in this cool blue velvet and net lehanga choli. Embossed motifs, shimmery silver border and crystal work on the border of the lehenga and the velvet choli make this a stunning lehenga choli. Dazzle like a diva in this beautiful attire at any evening function or a grand sangeet ceremony.
The pleasing colour combination of the red choli and blue net lehenga embellished with zari work and bead-work is an attention grabber. The contrasting Purple net dupatta with heavy embroidery enhances the overall look. the all-over floral buttas are giving a rich look to this lehenga choli. Wear this to make a striking appearance at a party.
Dazzle in this unique Indo-Western frilly blue and sea green net lehenga choli. The lehenga has frills at the bottom with a simple silver choli. Not to miss the long net jacket over the choli which is richly crafted with zardosi and crystal work rendering a dupatta unnecessary.
Shine bright in this blue and yellow net brasso georgette lehenga choli. Velvet and floral bordered with cut work at the bottom enhances the legs adding length. The cut work sleeve borders are an added attraction. The net dupatta is adorned with crystal embellishments and a velvet border giving it a dazzling look.
Look your best in this royal blue net jacquard lehenga choli simply embellished with motifs, crystals, zari work and a velvet border. The net dupatta and use of velvet gives it a regal look a. The maroon velvet border has added a touch of drama to the overall look.