Indigo – Ink blue, has been a major part of India’s ethnicity as it’s been there in our history for centuries. It is one of the oldest natural dyes used in textile for dyeing and printing. This color has gained popularity over the years. From clothes to accessories and footwear, it has made its way in every category. This color works great for men and women for every skin tone. Not too bright to put off the eye, yet it sways and is extremely impressive! Indigo is the shade to indulge in! And when it comes to experimenting something new – our celebrities never think twice! They are out at it and flaunt it with utter confidence!
Similarly, some of our favorite Divas jumped right at this beautiful color and stepped out looking amazing!
Here are some ideas for you to get Indigo-inspired. And to create striking wardrobe pairings, to make eyes pop all over –
Head to Toe Indigo
Be it the style Divas like Kareena Kapoor Khan or Alia Bhatt – they both stepped out in kurta set in this color. And looked stunning! While one chose a darker hue and the other picked lighter indigo, they both looked gorgeous! Therefore, taking a cue from these beauties, you can pair it with some silver jhumkas to finish the look.
Pair a fancy kurta with palazzo, jeans or leggings when you want to keep a casual vibe. In other words, this simple indigo kurta look is for a laid back chilling with friends’ kind of look.
Maxis are fun, easy to carry and give a lovely boho vibe! Experiment with prints in this color and make your summer comfortable and at ease. Sport some quirky prints or go totally traditional with paisleys like Kriti Sanon. Both these prints look equally elegant!
Mix up Some Indigo
Style with incorporating the trend of mix and match to ensemble a look with elements of indigo. Sara Ali Khan styled her white kurta with printed indigo sharara-dupatta. Similarly, Karisma Kapoor also went with the mix-match trend! Minimal makeup, a pair of silver earrings and juttis finished her look. Therefore, simple, chic yet a hint of ethnic vibe.
Indigo looks marvelous in Shibori dyeing pattern. It surely is a classic option that many opt for. Shilpa Shetty, Deepika, and Vidya Balan, all picked shibori sarees in this color! However, each styled it differently and looked equally amazing!
Samantha Akkineni wore a beautiful Ajrak indigo saree paired with multicolored embroidered blouse. Furthermore, she accessorized it with a chunky Afghani neckpiece and looked stunning!
Indigo Long Jacket
Take your styling skills up a notch with the double layering technique! Layer your Kurta with a Chic indigo Jacket for a classy boho look. Add a long statement neckpiece or a stack of layered neckpieces. Just like Taapsee and Kareena Kapoor, you too could be a stunner with these simple styling tips!
It is a stunning and elegant color that has been in our country for centuries. Thus, it’s time to add it to your wardrobe!
In addition, shop for everything in Indigo from the latest collection HERE!