Trends are always fun to work into your wardrobe, but nothing you’ll find at Forever 21 could beat the intricate beauty and art of an ancient traditional garment, like the saree. Whether you throw a belt on it, opt for a mermaid wrap, or pair it up with a sleek trouser, there are endless ways to add a dose of your personal style to the cultural garb.
Ahead, get your fill of saree outfit inspiration from the best style stars on the internet. Reference this list the next time you need to get dressed.
Adding a belt to any given saree look will supply major chicness in seconds. Plus, it’ll snatch your waist and help keep your saree in place all night long.
An embroidered emerald saree looks stunning when mixed with bold, crimson accents. Leave your pallu open, draped over your shoulder for added drama.
Break from the classic over-the-shoulder style with dhoti.
Make your go-to saree feel brand new by wearing it over a modern bodysuit. Bonus points for cool asymmetrical cutouts.
Yep, pink is still the new pink – and there’s no better way to wear it than on a net saree.
This pairing positively screams fashion. Layer a bright saree over an all-white top and pants, then finish off the look with a statement belt. For this look, more is definitely more.
Burgundy and gold is a color combo that screams “fall.” Wear a fringed blouse with a pre-stitched saree, then pile on matching bling to complete the look.