Vintage prints are making a comeback and we’re seeing plaid fashion back in the trend! The deeper color palettes, textures and outerwear variants, basically the original vintage 70s plaid has now made its way into the must-have sections of every wardrobe. From trenches to dresses to trousers, this season is all about plaid.
Earlier this fashion was associated with businessmen, mafias and Well Cher from Clueless. It was also a symbol of royalty in Scotland; it became a rebellious fashion statement from the ‘70s to the ‘90s. Also we have seen Rachel from American sitcom television series – FRIENDS wearing hers with a turtleneck. A lot of the punk rock bands back then also wore a lot of plaids.
Today this fashion is back and taking over Bollywood, we have seen celebrities like Kareena Kapoor Khan, Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, and Deepika Padukone wearing a lot of plaid. These celebs have worn plaid in different styles like plaid mini suit, plaid dress, pantsuit etc.
To style yourself with the plaid fashion in Bollywood way, here’s some quick guide on how to dress up like your favorite celebrities today.
The pantsuit, a woman’s suit of clothing consists of pants and a matching or coordinating coat or jacket. The tartan couldn’t look better than in a 3 piece suit. Anushka Sharma wore the checkered cloth as a jumpsuit and matching blazer with boots for an award show. Deepika also found love in plaid in a Paule Ka suit. Sonakshi Sinha, Kangana Ranaut and Ananya Panday also showed some love to the suit. You can dress up in a 3 piece suit by coordinating coat or jacket.
From bottoms, jackets, trenchers, skirts, to shirts – Bollywood has been wearing plaid as separates. Sonam Kapoor Ahuja was seen wearing a plaid skirt; Alia Bhatt was seen wearing stringed trousers in the most casual look. And Deepika was seen wearing a trench and Kriti Sanon in contrasting plaid jacket with her summer dress.
Style yourself in plaid dresses with belted plaid dress, mini plaid dress or ruffled plaid dress. Deepika, Karisma and Alia have worn plaid dresses for movie promotions. Deepika was seen in an Anna Mason outfit whereas Alia chose Silvia Tcherassi. Kriti picked a bright yellow number for the airport.
Style yourself in plaid by going desi, Sonakshi Sinha won hearts by drapping plaid in desi style.