India is a land of beautiful and colourful cultures, traditions, customs, languages and of course everyone’s favourite- festivals. Festivals in India means a new season or a day to wear designer outfits, having sweets, beautiful decoration and more. These small and big fests do not only make us excited even give us a break from hectic schedule, chaos and frenzy routine life, give us chances to meet our dear ones, offer us moments to share with full of joy and happiness. They are great ways to freshen up our lives and our wardrobes too. And, Rakshan Bandhan is one of such excited Indian festivals that celebrates the bond of siblings and gives major fashion goals to all brother and sisters. It is an Indian festival of duty, care, affection and protection, called Raksha Bandhan which is also known as Rakhi, “Bandhan of Raksha” between brothers and sisters. It is a celebration of siblinghood in which sister ties a sacred thread aka Rakhi on her brother’s wrist and in return brothers take a pledge to keep his sister safe lifelong, happy and give lots of gifts.

And now, Rakshan Bandhan 2018 is just around the corner and there is so much to do. From picking designer Rakhis for brothers to the best Rakshan Bandhan outfit. However, there is no dress code and you can wear almost everything you want to. Though, ethnic wear is something that most of the girls opt for so you can also. We have listed here some of the trending outfits and dressing ideas for Raksha Bandhan. You can choose your favourite that matches your mood and preference both.

Let’s scroll down below!

Indo Western Kurti


Love fusions? If yes, then dare to wear this season and give a twist to your regular outfits.

No doubt, ethnic fashion has evolved so much that we can’t just imagine and we are loving also mix matching clothing, accessories and more. Here this perfect combination of Indian and western- Indo-western kurti is worthy to try out this Raksha Bandhan 2018. Because it’s a family get together, being clad in kurti will work on point. Perfect pick for unmarried girls, chic it up like the hue and make your other sisters go green in it. There is no to the No as we crushing on the royal blue bright hue and it will lend you a hard-to-eyes-off glow.

What we like the most is the neckline that is coming across from shoulder line to the waist and adding a compliment to the pleats on the neck. Jhumkas, danglers and drop kind of earrings are a rage of the modern trend then what is the better way to style this kurti with them? You will surely fall in love with your own look.

Lehenga Style Suit

Lehenga suit

One of the most ruling styles of salwar suit, lehenga style suit is much in fashion. It gives you the comfort of salwar and elegance of lehenga. It is a fresh blend of kurta and skirt that made Indian dressing at next level and captured many eyes. If you are a true fashion seeker who loves to try experimental outfits and ethnic is your major card, then this classy beige embroidery lehenga suit should be your pick for Raksha Bandhan outfit. The embroidery makes kurta complimenting to the plain net skirt and we just can’t take off eyes from it, so the onlookers when you will be dressed up in it.

Accessories it with statement earrings and wear wine lips with elegant makeup for a stunning look.

Bollywood Style Suit

Bollywood suit

Isn’t Prachi looking so elegant and pretty?

Yeah, she is! Wondering what to wear on this Raksha Bandhan that will look elegant and comfortable at the same time? Then, why don’t try out Prachi’s dress?  We all know most of our fashion inspiration, outfit ideas and dressing style sense come from Bollywood and here is a new update for you. A churidar salwar suit in the captivating combination of peach and pink carries a minimalistic charm will surely give you a blushy appearance. The embroidered dupatta further elevates its charisma.

Pair this pretty salwar suit with nude heels and chandelier earrings to up your fashion score.

Half n Half Saree

Half n half saree

Play contrast and win eyes!

Half n half saree would be a game changer choice of yours this season. If you are a married woman, this half n half saree is a go pick for you to spread the aura around you. We loved the two contrasting shades matched with navy blue blouse piece. One can easily cast the spell and leave everyone in awestruck moments by giving a new design to the blouse piece. Sarees like half n half effortlessly take your ethnic look up and compliment your feminine curves with so much grace and elegance.

Don a gajra hairdo as it will keep all eyes on you and will look on-point with the saree. The light hanging earrings with hair chain the ones that will bring out the desi diva in you.

Kurta with Palazzos

kurta with palazzos

A desi swag in Kurta and Palazzo is not less than other outfits.

Kurta and palazzos are in trend so how about wearing something modish and trending like this Rakhi festival? Ask any girl and she won’t refuse to try this cool, ethnic, comfortable and swaggy outfit. The versatility of this outfits gives you variations and choices to go with types of looks. If those heavy salwar suits, sarees and western wear is not your cup of tea, don a kurti with palazzos and stand out your best with duster earrings for an engaging and charming look.

Choose kurta in types of style, patterns, designs and colours and team it up with a trendy pair of wide palazzos or palazzo pants. Block heels or juttis will go like a cherry on the cake with the outfit.

Maxi Dress

Maxi dress

If you are really fond of dresses and you don’t leave a single chance to wear them, then there is no need to do compromise on this occasion too. Though, rather than choosing other dresses, you can try out maxi dresses as they suit every event and moment and give you a timeless and stylish look without doing over. They are so comfortable and give you freedom of movement.

Here, we have updated Dia’s ravishing look in ankle length maxi dress which shows both touches of ethnic and western. You can shop maxi dress like this teal one and pair it up with contrast and silver oxidize neckpiece.

Sharara Suit

Sharara suit

The one that ruled the 90s fashion and now made a comeback with variations, sharara suits are really high on trend and here’s Heena Khan latest pic showcased us that how to rule ethnic with sharara and look unbeatable. With the types of kurtas such as Anarkali, straight cut, A-line and more, sharara salwars look good with all and give you a dazzling look. They are comfy and gorgeous at the same time and best pick for upcoming Raksha Bandhan.

Throw a bun with minimal jewellery to look your best and amaze everyone with your pleasing attractive look.