10 exquisite summer saris your wardrobe definitely needs
From Sabyasachi to Varun Bahl
Sure there’s the sweltering heat to cope with, but there’s no denying the wonders that summer does to your wardrobe. Merry florals and breezy-everything? We’ll have some of that. And thanks to Sabyasachi, Manish Malhotra and the rest of India’s designer powerhouses, you won’t run out of options anytime soon.
We aren’t just talking about frothy midis either. Fringed blouses, diaphanous pre-draped pallus and subtle bling: The world of summer saris has never looked this delectable. Check out these exquisite saris on our radar, then look us in the eye and tell us if you’d still rather cling on to those done-to-death anarkalis.
10 summer saris from our favourite Indian designers
It's not quite summer until Sabyasachi drops a lust-worthy collection on Instagram. If you've already stored away screenshots of this floral beauty, please know that you are in good company: Deepika Padukone has a soft spot for this bling-meets-delicate-floral creation too, as seen in a recent soap campaign that went viral.
Soft mint hues and sheer blouses topped off with embroidered juttis: Tarun Tahiliani has your summer wedding wardrobe ready for you.
No, your wedding wardrobe isn't complete until you have a little something from Manish Malhotra. The designer took to softer pastels for his summer 2017 collection, garnished with his signature bling.
Or if you like your fashion to be functional, Anavila Misra has just what you need. The designer's Spring 2017 collection brilliantly juxtaposes earthy tones with dainty florals.
This fringed beauty from ace designer duo Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla is just begging to be Boomerang-ed. Oh, and did we mention that Sonam Kapoor has already given it her stamp of approval?
Designer Monisha Jaising knows exactly how to play opposites: The plain pallu perfectly balances out the bejewelled blouse, and makes the cut for daywear.
There's something about Shyamal & Bhumika's floral concoctions that instantly make you think of breezy days under the sun.