Convention and Invention work together for the constructive building of an individual’s identity. Clothes do the necessary or the much-needed talking to voice our range of beautiful emotions through its visual impression. One must wear clothes just like one tries to own and wear moral values stitched within the Indian traditions and customs. Jodhpuri suits carry a rustic traditional charm in itself that is bound to highlight the sanskari side of your personality.
A Jodhpuri suit or Bandhgala is basically semi-formal traditional attire originated in Jodhpur, a city in Rajasthan. A Bandhgala also popularly regarded as Nehru suit is a unique blend of Indo-Western sartorial style. Jodhpuri suit is a whole cloth product combining with a coat, trouser and sometimes accompanied by a vest.
The simplistic charm of a Jodhpuri suit gets accentuated with fine hand, machine embroidery and zardosi work. The royal grace of a Jodhpuri suits makes it to be a die-for and must-have attire to be worn out on a wedding or to a formal occasion. Usually, the cloth material used to hand-craft this royal beauty- Jodhpuri suits is silk cloth which is lined at the collar to give a more detailed look.
LET’S TAKE A LOOK AT DIFFERENT WAYS TO WEAR THE RAJASTHANI SUIT:
- DESI SWAG IN JODHPURI STANDUP COLLAR SUIT: The smart Jodhpuri standup style collar suit has been inspired from the army uniform. The standing collar has a deep U- shaped neck area where you can opt for a silk scarf to beat the cold weather or just as a style statement.
This standup and stand-straight collar Jodhpuri suit can be combined with a nice pair of silk chudi style legged bottom either in black or white colour. You can step in to a pair of Punjabi juttis for a perfect head to toe traditional look.
- THE CLASSY MEN IN A BLACK JODHPURI SUIT: A men in a black suit is going to catch many eyes at the wedding function. The dignified bold colour of the attire carved out of muslin cloth is going to give an English lieutenant’s look. The suit can be well paired with a black silk bottom in Patiala or chudi legged style
- SIMPLE YET ELEGANT JODHPURI SUIT IN PURPLE: A plain purple suit can do wonders to make you carry your natural glace and royal class in a balanced style fashion. A plain suit with a velvet collar neck and a strip which runs through the center of the suit is going to act like the much required icing on a cake. You can team it up with a pocket square which can act as an outline area to your entire getup.
To take a deep dive into traditional way of dressing up you can pair your suit with a silk dhoti style bottom.
- TWO BUTTON JODHPURI SUIT: The two button Jodhpuri suit can be put along with a smart waist coat. You can go for the much in trend polka dotted shirt which is going to make you appear smartly-dressed. A round collar neck with close up button highlights its appeal. The shirt can be paired with sleek looking grey trousers that are definitely going to make you look handsome in a crowd. You can accessorize and opt for a bracelet. Complete the look with single or double monk matching shoes.
NEHRU JI OR TRADITIONAL BANDHGALA/ JODHPURI SHERWANI: A Sherwani is all you need to clad in your nawabi side for a royal wedding function. The golden zari weaving and embroidery work can help stitch the values of Indian customs in this traditional outfit. You can add a pocket square which can actually became a smart means to experiment a bit with different colours and unique designs.