Classic Saree’s have always been a symbol of grace and elegance in India. Its a epitome of tradition and our beliefs. In Indian fashion, the sarees are the most beautiful adorned piece of cloth for women. A choice for their respect, ethnicity and showing of their roots.
While Sarees these days are only worn on special occasions, in earlier times, all women wore Sarees. Today they are often associated with traditional occasions, but many Indian women still believe that they can also be a good choice for wearing office sarees . Even some of the biggest scientists of the country wear a saree to their office.
Here, we are going to talk about the Classic saree designs that offer a blend of sophistication and comfort, making them perfect for a professional setting. Designs which will flaunt and give you a proper authentic look.
In this blog, we’ll explore some timeless saree designs, and wear these exquisite sarees to your office confidently.
Sanganeri Print Saree
The Sanganeri print saree is a quintessential choice for office wear which will look elegant with your personality. Originating from Rajasthan, this print is characterized by intricate floral motifs and vibrant colors. These sarees often feature delicate block prints, making them visually appealing without being overly flashy.
Sanganeri print sarees are usually made from lightweight fabrics like cotton or chiffon, which are perfect for daily wear. They offer breathability and comfort, ensuring that you stay relaxed throughout your workday. You can pair them with a solid-colored blouse, minimalistic jewelry and flats to maintain a professional look.
Chanderi Sarees are a timeless classic that are comfortable, easy to drape, and suitable for all seasons. These sarees are from Chanderi in Madhya Pradesh, are lightweight which makes them easy to carry. Chanderi is widely known saree for their sheer texture and fine zari work.
They come in comfortable clothes as well like the silk, cotton, or silk and cotton blend. These sarees are not only comfortable but also low-maintenance, making them ideal for long office hours.
Also, it is easy to get a professional look out of them by wearing them with authentic silver jewelry or minimal gold jewelry.
Bandhani sarees are a love in west India. You would know if you live in Rajasthan or Gujrat. These Sarees are comfortable and light, with amazing bandhani designs. Bandhani sarees are tie-and-dye sarees that feature intricate patterns created through the tie-dye technique.
These designs are made by first binding a lot of round small Moti with the cloth and then the cloth is colored. After color when the Moti’s are removing, they leave the white design that you see on the Sarees. Even though dress is used to make the Sarees, this is the oldest way to make a Bandhani which is still used in the oldest parts of West India.
These sarees are great to wear to the office, specially if it is a traditional day.
Patola Classic Saree’s
These sarees are from Patan in Gujarat and are known for their uniqueness. These designs are fabulous and are work on very delicately. They are double ikat weave, where both the warp and weft threads are tie-dyed before weaving. These sarees have intricate work which cannot be copy. Also fine quality of silk is used to make these sarees which is why these sarees are the best to wear in office parties or professional parties where you need to look your best.
Baluchari Classic Saree’s
Baluchari Sarees are known all over India because of their intricate and exquisite work on the Pallu of the Saree. This type of saree comes from the origins of West Bengal and tells their tales as well. These designs on the sarees depict mythological scenes and motifs, which gives them a traditional look. Most often these sarees are made in silk.
Some designs are very well intricate and highly worked on but some are simple and elegant which you can wear to the office without worrying as the cloth will suit you and the design will not be heavy as well.
Kota Doria Saree
These sarees are special sarees from the Kota city of Rajasthan, and are highly produced here. These Sarees are extremely lightweight, made of transparent fabric with square-like patterns known as khats or Leaf-Flora patterns called Goti-Patta. These designs are one of their kind and look simple but classic to wear. Mostly these patterns are famous because they look very expensive but does not cost much and the designs are often handmade.
I absolutely love these sarees and will recommend you to try them at least once.
Kalamkari Classic Saree’s
These sarees feature hand-painted or block-printed designs often on the cotton cloth which is why they are light in weight and are easy to wear to office. These sarees also often depict mythological stories, and are popular in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. These sarees come in bright yet light and soft colors on which the handprints look fabulous. These sarees are definite to give you a gorgeous look.
Leheriya sarees are the most famous where it has originated, the state of Rajasthan. They are mostly wear in the season of rain which is also called to be the season of Mahadev aka Lord Shiv. In Hindu mythology, Lord Shiva is worshiped as the lord of lords and it is believed that he loves the rainy season.
These sarees have a distinctive diagonal striped pattern which is created through the tie-dye technique. These strips look like a “lehrata hua khet” meaning a rolling field – basically a field which is flowing with the wind and that is why it is called “Leheriya”.
Kasavu Classic Saree’s
These traditional Kerala sarees are usually cream or off-white with a gold border. They are often worn during festivals and special occasions in Kerela but they look simple and gorgeous which can be worn to the office. They are also weight less which makes them perfect to wear for the whole day. They are comfortable, and very beautiful.