Don’t you think 2017 is all about collars and their quirky styles? Women with fashion sense do love this kind of additions and when it is about their fave daily wear or party wear designer kurtis, collars take a special position. Get detailed information here because you might need them after 30 minutes.
We all know that there are some types of dresses which never go faded. You can count on ethnic dresses such as wedding lehengas or designer sarees, classic salwar suits and amazing kurtis. They never go out of style just because, every time, they effortlessly manage to provide you unparallel looks like an Indian diva. Fashion enthusiasts owe a lot to them!
And one such category is ‘kurtis’ where women can roam around heck free. They are effortlessly comfortable, chic in their appeal and are available in vivacious patterns, designs, styles, lengths and colour combinations. They are just simply majestic! The necklines, sleeves and border hems are minute but can add stars to their look in a magical way. Hard to notice but do you know that these pretty factors such as necklines or collars or types of sleeves can spiff up your look according to your body shape and features? Yes, they do!
Here is a list of different types of collar neck designs for kurtis that you need to know before buying or stitching your kind of ethnic wear. Scroll down to explore…
Regular collar style is very obvious to come at the first point and this need no extra definition to make you understand what it is…
This type of collars is very famous among all fashion enthusiasts and mostly adorned with shirts and jackets.
Wear them with palazzos, jeggings, leggings, pants and different kinds of salwars because with this kind you have a freedom of choice as well..
You want a bossy look today? Then this is perfect for the moment.
Wear light makeup and smoky eyeliner for the drama.
You can also wear a full length gown kurti with collar neck as shown in the picture above, which will make you look more younger and there will be no headache of mix matching bottoms with it.
PETER PAN COLLAR
Though looks very modern and contemporary in styling, this type of collar has taken its inspiration from the retro culture. The flat look of Peter Pan collar will look awesome when tried with frock kurtis. This type of collar features a flat collar with rounded points.
• They are great to wear during formal events and parties.
• This look is strictly western. So, avoid it to pairing with traditional salwars and dupattas.
• There is no need to wear any kind of lavish or hanging jewellery at the neckline of yours. This may make your kurti lose its charm.
• Wear light blusher on the cheeks and slight liner on the eyes and you are all ready to strut on the street.
SIDE SHIRT COLLAR
Do you love Angrakhas? If you do, then this style of shirt collared kurtis will definitely spice up your mood. Go for this side shirt collar style for your kurtis and grab oodles of compliments from your peers and friends. These collars are the result of new ideation of contemporary designer working on ethnic. Hats off to them!!!
• Wear them regular fit pants or denim leggings or jeggings.
• Wear metallic watch on your right wrist and steal the show by wearing stud earrings and high peep toe wedges.
People who love collars but feel a little more hectic when they exist on our nape area can opt for this one. Mandarin collars put an eclectic sophistication to the wearer and they provide a taller appeal when added into the kurtis. This type of kurti collar starts at the neckline and stands up to 3 to 5 centimetres vertically from the regular neckline. This style came from the royal family’s women of China who used to worn western gowns with Mandarin collar.
• A very good pick if you have a natural high neck.
• This type of neckline makes you look taller.
• You can complement them with jeans, leggings and palazzos.
The name of this collar says it all and clearly! This type of collar is typically used in sailor’s or navy men’s dresses. They feature a tapering, deep front V style which also shows broad collar without a stand and a squared-off back. These collars come without a stand which makes the collar lay flat on the back and shoulders of the wearer.
• You can get it plain or can play a fancier look by attaching lace and ruffles.
• They are comfortable during summers and can be worn with pearl jewellery.
• Wear them with straight pants or stylish stocking and leggings.
Shawl Collars are extended to form lapels, often used on cardigan sweaters, dinner jackets and women’s blouses but nowadays they are also used in women kurtis. The main feature of these kurtis is that they lay flat on the dress line and is quite plain in their look. You might come across with the variations such as dual shades, attachment of laces or appliqué and etc.
• It is one of the best types of collars to play at any occasion. You don’t need to understand the intensity or mood of the event because this can simply cover up all.
• Accessorise or put a statement neckpiece underneath the collar for that glam effect.
Stand collars are fitted up around the neck and not lying on the shoulders. It gives really sophisticated and respective look.
Wear it with leggings, cigarette pants or jeans.
As this is a very stylish look, you don’t need to carry a dupatta.
Style it with studs/tops earrings with heels or wedges footwear.
You can explore this style in kaftans and can also be called as pseudo collars. But here lies the difference; for a kaftan collar, you don’t need to have a kaftan cut kurti but can adorn the same style in different plain kurtis as well. They are hard in a stand-up position around the neckline but seem quite flat.
• You can wear kaftan collared kurtis with solid jeggings or leggings.
• These stylish kurtis are quite baggy, so, don’t wear anything more like that as bottom wear. You should wear something narrow or bodycon type.