Like pretty much everything else in the fashion industry, the traditional saree too has undergone various transformations - some quirky, some modern and futuristic - to become one of the most versatile attires today. Be it in making a showstopping appearance at wedding functions and festive events or setting party style goals in contemporary pieces, sarees can keep you at the top of your fashion game. So in this party season, give a chic style update to your saree collection by stocking up on contemporary sarees.
Need some inspiration? Take tips from our Bollywood divas who have time and again showed us how to rock contemporary sarees. A perfect case in point is B-town celeb Mandira Bedi who once again nailed party looks by making a case for contemporary sarees. For an event in Mumbai, which was a collaboration between designers Shantanu and Nikhil and auto brand Audi, Mandira stole all attention in a chic red saree that featured pretty self stripe patterns and embellishments.
Loved Mandira's look? You too can steal the show by wearing contemporary sarees. Here are five chic options for you to choose from:
Add a quirky edge to your saree look by picking this Satya Paul saree. This satin piece features multi-coloured abstract patterns and comes with a matching blouse piece. You can buy it for Rs 15,995. Shop here.
Make a chic style statement at an upcoming party by glamming up in this easy, ready-to-wear saree in hot red. It features neat pleats and you can team it with a pretty top for a standout look. Buy it for a discounted price of Rs 2,499. Shop here.
Who doesn't love ruffles? Sport them in a saree for a trendsetting look. This maroon saree features pretty ruffle details and satin borders, and comes with a matching blouse piece. You can buy it for a discounted price of Rs 989. Shop here.
Nail party looks in this stunning saree from Soch that is sure to become your favourite. It features chic printed detail in red and black and embellished borders. You can buy it for Rs 2,298. Shop here.
Up your style game in this stylish saree from Ritu Kumar. This dress-style saree features pre-done drapes in contemporary style and slim pallu with satin detail. You can buy it for Rs 9,300. Shop here.
Take to sarees like Mandira Bedi and make chic style statements.