Must have Traditional Accessories for Indian Dresses

Indian traditional costumes for women look incomplete without traditional accessories. In case you are going to adorn a traditional dress then you must try these traditional accessories for Indian dresses to look awesome in your desi avatar!

1. Bindies

Bindi is believed to escort prosperity and well-being. Traditionally married women wear a bindi. A red dot on the forehead with kumkum or sindoor is the most beautiful accessory in Indian beauty. But these days, the bindi has become the style statement with so much designing and colors used to complement the designer dresses.

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2. Earrings

Earrings are another one of the important traditional accessories for Indian women which makes them special. There are lots of varieties of earrings available in the market, from traditional Jhumkas and Balis to single stoned or designer earrings. You can wear fancy stylish designer earrings with traditional accessories for Indian dresses and contemporary dresses to look gorgeous.


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3. Maang Tika

Maang Tikka is a traditional accessory that you can wear with Indian traditional dresses.  It is a must-have item at a wedding. It is worn on the central part of the forehead parting the hair. These days Maang tika is available in gold, silver, stoned and semi-stone style.


4. Bangles

It is one of the most essential accessories that you can wear traditional dresses like saree, salwar kameez, lehenga choli, etc. There is a huge collection of bangles in vibrant colors and designs available in the Indian market made of glass, metal, gold, silver, shell, wood.


5. Scarf and Stole

Indian wear celebrates fluidity in the attires and even the most structured of the forms, the salwar kameez can be accentuated with the use of a stole or a dupatta. Talking about stoles, they are the shorter version of a stole which can add a bit of traditionalism to any outfit starting from a skirt to something as informal and western-like jeans! Simple!

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6. Waist Chain

Usually, women wear the waist chain with sarees, and women love to wear this in festive seasons. Marriage is another occasion where women wear waist chains. It really looks stunning with traditional dresses. Usually, it is made of gold, silver, and stone.

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7. Toe Rings

Toe rings are one of the favorite accessories for married women. But these days many females love to wear designer toe rings with western dresses as well to add some more style.


8. Anklets

Indian women wear the anklets since time immemorial and can wear it with both sarees as well as kurtas. With the changing times, women can wear the anklets on a single ankle and can change the look of any woman with utter ease.


9. Nose ring

Nose rings pretty popularly and common with Indian women. This accessory adds charm and beauty to any face! These days women of every age regularly wear a nose ring whether in gold or any other metal. It can accentuate the traditional look and can also look stunning when you wear a western outfit too!

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10. Potli bags

The Potli bags serve as a great fashion accessory for Indian women. Lightweight, easy to carry, and available in different colors, shapes, sizes, and embroideries, these bags tend to add glitz and glamour to a saree or a traditional suit with equal élan!