Winter is truly a festive time all around the world. For some it’s because of Christmas, for some it’s because of the winter wedding season and for some it’s simply because a the new year is on its way! Whatever the reason may be, December always feels like a time to celebrate. And the best way to celebrate is shopping! We at Mashion are always in favour of supporting small, local businesses. So if you’re looking to spend on yourself or get some gifts for a loved one, these five items from our wishlist are the perfect place to start!
Velvet Shalwar Kurta from Rang
When winter comes around, the velvet comes out! We love a deep velvet suit for any winter occasion, whether it’s a wedding or family barbecue and this deep green velvet suit from Rang is no different. It captures that desi tradition we love so much, with it’s short shirt, shalwar and gota work! This is the perfect attire for a winter dholki and a must-have in every closet!
Structured Top from Mirer
Statement pieces are a must-have in the festive season and nothing says statement like shoulder pads! The bold trend from the 80’s is back and definitely here to stay. We love the oomph this structured top from Mirer brings to the table! It’s big, bold and beautiful – all things that make for a perfect outfit for a dinner date with your SO or friends. Trust us, with this on you’ll feel like a million bucks!
Jade Set from Zeal Saba
There’s nothing more striking than a bejewelled choker set when it comes to festive wear. This jade green choker with matching earrings from Zeal is our pick for the wedding season! Wear it with a simple black or white suit so that the piece really stands out. Add a messy bun and some smokey eyes and you’re good to go!
Vibrant Saree from Dina
Floral prints and vibrant sarees – these are two things we absolutely adore. And when you combine them together, like this bright magenta, floral saree from Dina’s, we adore it even more! This saree is the perfect look for a daytime wedding and is sure to make you stand out. Honestly, we’re swooning!
Lightweight Kurta from Hira Saya Clothing
Sometimes you want to keep it a bit more low key even when you’re being festive. This light green kurta from Hira Saya Clothing is perfect for just that! The white lace and sleeve detailing gives it just enough glamour without being OTT. And because it’s so lightweight and breezy, it’s versatile enough to work in the summer and winter! Just pair it with a shawl for the winters and you’ll be good to go!