Lehenga Choli: Lehenga is a long skirt which is often pleated or embroidered. This famous outfit of the Indian subcontinent is also known as “Ghaghra” in Gujarati, Urdu, Punjabi and Kashmiri, Pavadai in Tamil, Langa in Telugu and Kannada and Lacha in Malayalam. Secured at the midriff, Lehenga is the bottom portion of the full attire. Evolved from the olden times, skirt, in the previous days, it was held by a girdle at the waist, tied using the drawstring. It was teamed up with a blouse, called Choli. At that time, it was six feet long narrow skirt. Even today, we can see the Jain nuns still wearing this kind of dress.
During the Mughal period, this garment became a symbol of status and all the royal ladies donned it on special occasions. Even today, we can see the Muslim bride wearing the same kind of outfit for her big day.
Very popular in Gujarat and Rajasthan, today this garment has taken the fashion world by storm and we can see the women folks wearing them during traditional parties and wedding etc. Lehenga and choli have come a long way and it has become a favorite outfit among ladies as an ethnic wear. Available in various materials like cotton, silk, brocade, chiffon, net, georgette, satin, and handloom, at Craftghar, we have a huge collection of this lovely garment. Have a look at our assortment of Lehengas where you will find your perfect dress for wedding, parties, casual, bridal, festival in different styles and cuts like traditional, mermaid cut, circular cut, A-Line cut, straight cut etc. Beautiful and fashionable, these Lehenga-cholis will give you an old-world romantic feel and an unforgettable appeal that will get you noticed everywhere. Designed to fit snuggly, these apparel are an epitome of grace, beauty, and class that you won’t find anywhere else in the online market.