Traditional Accessories for Indian Dresses

Must have Traditional Accessories for Indian Dresses

Indian traditional costumes for women look incomplete without traditional accessories. In case you are going to adorn a traditional dress then you must try these traditional accessories for Indian dresses to look awesome in your desi avatar!


1. Bindies

Bindi is believed to escort the prosperity and well-being. Traditionally bindi is worn by married women. A red dot on the forehead with kumkum or sindoor is the most beautiful accessory in Indian beauty. But in these days, bindi has become the style statement with so much of designing and colours used to complement the designer dresses.


2. Earrings

Earrings are anotherone of the important traditional accessories for Indian women which make them special. There are lots of varieties of earrings available in the market, from traditional jhumkas and balis to single stoned or designer earrings. You can wear fancy stylish designer earrings with traditional accessories for Indian dresses and contemporary dresses to look gorgeous.


3. Maang Tika

Maang Tika is a traditional accessory that you can wear with Indian traditional dresses.  It is a must have item in wedding. It is worn on the central part of the forehead parting the hair. These days maang tika  is available in gold, silver, stoned and semi-stoned styled.

Maang Tika

4. Bangles

It is one of the most essential accessories that you can wear with traditional dresses like saree, salwar kameez, lahenga choli etc. There is huge collection of bangles in vibrant colors and designs available in Indian market made of glass, metal, gold, silver, shell, wood.


5. Scarf and Stole

Indian wear celebrate fluidity in the attires and even the most structured of the forms, the salwar kameez can be accentuated with the use of a stole or a dupatta. Talking about stoles, they are the shorter version of a stole which can add a bit of traditionalism to any outfit starting from a skirt to something as informal and western like jeans! Simple!

Scarf and Stole

6. Waist Chain

Usually waist chain is used with sarees and women love to wear this in festive seasons. Marriage is another occasion where women wear waist chains. It really looks stunning with traditional dresses. Usually it is made of gold, silver and stone.

Waist Chain

7. Toe Rings

Toe rings are one of the favourite accessories for married women. But in these days many females love to wear designer toe rings with western dresses as well to add some more style.

Toe Rings

8. Anklets

Anklets are worn by Indian women since time immemorial and can be worn with both sarees as well as kurtas. With the changing times, anklets can be worn on a single ankle and can change the look of any woman with utter ease.

Anklets Toe Rings

9. Nose ring

Nose rings pretty popular and common with Indian women. This accessory adds charm and beauty to any face! Used regularly these days among women of every age whether in gold or any other metal, it can accentuate the traditional look and can also look as stunning when you wear a western outfit too!

Nose ring

10. Potli bags

The potli bags serves as a great fashion accessory for Indian women. Lightweight, easy to carry and available in different colours, shapes, sizes and embroideries, these bags tend to add glitz and glamour to a saree or a traditional suit with equal élan!

Nose ring