Since salwar kameez is the most common and popular wear of almost all Indian
women, there are various types of salwar kameez available in the Indian
market depending on the season. Seasons come and go and what keeps pace with
them is clothes. India is known for its extreme climates. Accordingly, the
dresses of the people change. It is not possible to wear a heavy embroidered
silk salwar suit in summer or a cool cotton salwar suit in winter.
Accordingly, Indian ladies collection of salwar suits comprise different
varieties depending on the season.
When we talk of summer, we need to wear something which is light and
confortable. Summer salwar kameez should be soft, comfortable, easily
manageable. As such, cotton, lizi-bizi, organza are the most favoured fabric
for salwar kameez. These can be used both for daily wear and office and
college wear and evening wear. For parties and other formal occasions,
chiffon or georgette salwar kameez is preferred. These salwar kameezs are
available in designs ranging from ethnic chic to traditional to modern
prints. Khadi or handloom cotton kurtas are very popular with white or black
For winter wear, synthetics and heavy silk salwar kameezs are preferred.
These salwar kameezs are generally in dark colours as dark colours absorb
heat. The dark coloured silk and synthetic salwar kameez make the breezes
bearable in winters.
The spring and the autumn are the best seasons in the year. These seasons
are neither cold nor hot but very pleasant. In such seasons, the salwar
kameez can be of any fabric from from cotton to silk, to chiffon to
georgette with variety of patterns and designs on it. Since certain
festivals are celebrated during these seasons, many fancy, designer,
embroidered salwar, salwar kameezs with zari work are all available during