Diwali and the festive fashion are not trademarked for women. The festive flair hits the shelves with a major updo every Diwali in the men’s aisle too. Gone are the dreary days when men owned endless pairs of plain shirts-pants combo and a sherwani for the one big day. Men’s fashion has evolved to rival women’s festive fashion in the marketplace. Blend the right Colours, layers, textures, and accessories for a dapper design this Diwali.
Find your comfort and style quotient that lasts the length of the festive season. Here are 7 fashion inspirations for men to bring in the A-game to the Diwali Party with smart and slick suits that turn heads all around. All of this, does not mean you need to burn your wallet in a ritual sacrifice. You can give your simple outfits- a festive facelift to achieve the exact same effect that a slick suit might deserve. Styling your outfit is the puzzle you need to solve using some easy pointers not buying the kurta on the Billboard. Now, let’s get the Diwali party started.
1. The Bold & Brave-
The festive frenzy hits the shelves every season but the unique gems that you are on the lookout for often hide under a whole pile of conventional festive choices. Find the unique, limited edition popping colours of the Diwali season on the shelves and you’ve hit your jackpot. Powder blues and mustard yellows are trending this festive season- Fortune favours the brave, let’s hope the bold choice of colour favours you this Diwali.
2. The Asymmetric Ensemble-
The festive fashion for men is more than just straight jackets and plain kurtas. The smooth-yet-jagged asymmetrical kurtas paired with traditional pants are effortless suave that nails the traditional look with an added funk to energize the festive floor this Diwali. Style bold hues with complimenting stoles or an elegantly folded handkerchief with matching pairs of Juttis or Mojaris – is the complete festive ensemble you will need.
3. The Vogue Appeal-
The staple in every man’s wardrobe is a kurta. Long Kurtas or short, they both work well for every festive season. But that does not mean we recycle the same fashion idea for every festive season. Amp it up this Diwali with traditional embroidery or embellishments or take it up a notch with ditching the regular denim trousers and sporting complimenting sleek drapes of Dhoti pants. Kolhapuris or Strappy Sandals or even a loafer slip-on will pair well with the outfit.
4. The Classy & Sharp-
The classic sleeveless Bandhgala with mandarin collar, eponymous of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru- The Nehru Jacket is a classic look and is a reliable choice for a classy-yet-sharp look. The waistcoat can be effortlessly styled with a kurta and traditional pants for a festive look. Style a printed Nehru Jacket with a solid-coloured kurta and traditional pants paired with a complimenting pair of kolhapuris or juttis to complete the look.
5. The Minimalist-
The minimalist trend is not reserved for the western wear; the ethnic wear aisle of men’s fashion has caught onto the same trend. The chic minimalism is often highlighted by festive collections with gentle hues of pastels with delicate geometric prints that make for a clean and smart festive look that pairs well with any kind of footwear. Although complimenting leather sandals or slip-ons will add a festive flair. From formal office parties to intimate evening festivities, the minimal look will make for a gentleman’s choice.
6. The Festive Formals-
Style your formals to suit a festive flair. Printed Shirts or traditional block prints paired with Chinos make for a dapper formal look that is effortless-yet-sharp. Don a blazer and formal leather shoes that adds to your outfit for a formal Want to add a bit more funk to your style? Sport a trilby hat to complete your chic formal ensemble that’s bound to rev up your fashion points at the workplace to a new high, this Diwali.
7. The Added Festive Flair-
The festive fashion for men needs the right accessories to complete the flattering look that you plan to achieve this Diwali. Make sure to plug your digital watches to charge and sport the classic analog watches with sleek minimalist bracelets and symmetrical rings for a fashionable traditional-yet-modern ensemble for the Dapper Diwali look that you intend to achieve.
For more fashion ideas for men for festive or formals, casual or exotic holidays, we’ve got you covered. Find your style quotient for this festive season with a fun and comfortable outfit for this Diwali. Keep reading for more fashion inspirations and ideas.