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There is nothing worse than showing up on a wedding or a formal occasion in a wrong attire. But deciding what to wear is not always easy. Knowing how to dress for a formal occasion is very important. You obviously don't want to turn up in jeans, the same way you do not want to turn up at work in a formal outfit laden with embroideries and embellishments.
It’s easy to know what you want for weddings but not so easy if you have to plan a wardrobe for dinner parties, Iftar get togethers, Chand raat, Eid and then after Eid all the formal lunches and pre weeding occasions that are bound to follow. With lots of requests coming in for outfit ideas for special occasions we decided to find some looks to inspire you for what formal clothing to wear for your next couple of special occasions and celebrations.
For most events what you should wear is very obvious like black formal dresses. But if you are still mystified about the right colours to buy then keep reading, we have put together select pieces of women formal wear that can be paired and styled with most of your neutrals in your closet making them ideal for on-the-go effortless formal look.

Readymade Clothing

In a beautiful deep red with its ability to instantly grab people’s attention, this one-piece stitched lawn shirt, heavily embroidered in white and gold thread over red. The shirt has a boat neckline with front placket and pearl details on a straight shirt cut with full embroidered straight cut sleeves. You don't need to pair it with a matching red it can be paired with off white and beige, any neutral coloured bottom you might have in your closet.


The colour turquoise helps with communication and clarity of thought. Well, this piece from our Daania collection will certainly be a conversation piece. The stitched shirt in deep turquoise with a digitally printed intricate design in white with a heavily embroidered neckline in dull deep gold. It should be paired with crisp white trousers and styled with open toe white sandals.


Lavender beige coloured single stitched shirt with a digitally printed traditional Paisley design on the front daman of the shirt. The neck is in boat shaped cut with the neckline heavily embroidered in light coloured gold thread. It comes with full straight sleeves cut in a design at the borders.
Will look beautiful when paired with beige trousers and styled with kola puris.

Raw silk dresses


For all those who want to go white this Eid, White being a classic at any eid we present to you one of our pieces from our white formal dresses this exquisite raw silk full sleeves stitched loose cut shirt with pearl chain on the front. It has a boat neckline with embellished floral bunch. Paired with straight cut matching white raw silk pants. All you need are silver kola Puri’s and pearl chand balis to complete the look


White proving to be too white but still not into bright colours? Then this ethereal beauty in peach raw silk is for you. Its a two piece stitched suit with a loose cut shirt that has an embellished front and back in matching peach coloured pearl bunches. Full sleeves and straight cut raw silk pants. This warm tone when styled with dull gold strappy heels or flat sandals depending on your preference will absolutely look charming.


A full three-piece raw silk suite in subdued tones of sunshine yellow. Boat shaped neck with embroidered neckline in geometric and floral motifs. The full sleeves are also embroidered in matching floral motifs around the borders. Paired with matching raw silk trousers and a contrasting bottle green Zari net dupatta.

Ready to go
So there you go a little taste of our formals collection in our ready to wear clothing, each piece selected really deserves a place in your wardrobe and which we promise will make you proud and stand out in the crowd. This could also be an excellent guide for Eid shopping online.

At Orient Textiles we put a great deal of effort in making sure that you have an easy and diverse shopping experience. We have multiple payment methods for you to choose from whenever you decide to order our products online. Sit back, relax, and shop. Leave the rest to us! We offer the “Cash on Delivery” method; however this mode of payment has a convenience cost associated with it. On the other hand, we accept payments from Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, and 2CheckOut. Rest assured! we process all our net banking transactions via a secure encrypted connection that keeps all your confidential information 100% safe.

There is nothing worse than showing up on a wedding or a formal occasion in a wrong attire. But deciding what to wear is not always easy. Knowing how to dress for a formal occasion is very important. You obviously don't want to turn up in jeans, the same way you do not want to turn up at work in a formal outfit laden with embroideries and embellishments.
It’s easy to know what you want for weddings but not so easy if you have to plan a wardrobe for dinner parties, Iftar get togethers, Chand raat, Eid and then after Eid all the formal lunches and pre weeding occasions that are bound to follow. With lots of requests coming in for outfit ideas for special occasions we decided to find some looks to inspire you for what formal clothing to wear for your next couple of special occasions and celebrations.
For most events what you should wear is very obvious like black formal dresses. But if you are still mystified about the right colours to buy then keep reading, we have put together select pieces of women formal wear that can be paired and styled with most of your neutrals in your closet making them ideal for on-the-go effortless formal look.

Readymade Clothing

In a beautiful deep red with its ability to instantly grab people’s attention, this one-piece stitched lawn shirt, heavily embroidered in white and gold thread over red. The shirt has a boat neckline with front placket and pearl details on a straight shirt cut with full embroidered straight cut sleeves. You don't need to pair it with a matching red it can be paired with off white and beige, any neutral coloured bottom you might have in your closet.


The colour turquoise helps with communication and clarity of thought. Well, this piece from our Daania collection will certainly be a conversation piece. The stitched shirt in deep turquoise with a digitally printed intricate design in white with a heavily embroidered neckline in dull deep gold. It should be paired with crisp white trousers and styled with open toe white sandals.


Lavender beige coloured single stitched shirt with a digitally printed traditional Paisley design on the front daman of the shirt. The neck is in boat shaped cut with the neckline heavily embroidered in light coloured gold thread. It comes with full straight sleeves cut in a design at the borders.
Will look beautiful when paired with beige trousers and styled with kola puris.

Raw silk dresses


For all those who want to go white this Eid, White being a classic at any eid we present to you one of our pieces from our white formal dresses this exquisite raw silk full sleeves stitched loose cut shirt with pearl chain on the front. It has a boat neckline with embellished floral bunch. Paired with straight cut matching white raw silk pants. All you need are silver kola Puri’s and pearl chand balis to complete the look


White proving to be too white but still not into bright colours? Then this ethereal beauty in peach raw silk is for you. Its a two piece stitched suit with a loose cut shirt that has an embellished front and back in matching peach coloured pearl bunches. Full sleeves and straight cut raw silk pants. This warm tone when styled with dull gold strappy heels or flat sandals depending on your preference will absolutely look charming.


A full three-piece raw silk suite in subdued tones of sunshine yellow. Boat shaped neck with embroidered neckline in geometric and floral motifs. The full sleeves are also embroidered in matching floral motifs around the borders. Paired with matching raw silk trousers and a contrasting bottle green Zari net dupatta.

Ready to go
So there you go a little taste of our formals collection in our ready to wear clothing, each piece selected really deserves a place in your wardrobe and which we promise will make you proud and stand out in the crowd. This could also be an excellent guide for Eid shopping online.

At Orient Textiles we put a great deal of effort in making sure that you have an easy and diverse shopping experience. We have multiple payment methods for you to choose from whenever you decide to order our products online. Sit back, relax, and shop. Leave the rest to us! We offer the “Cash on Delivery” method; however this mode of payment has a convenience cost associated with it. On the other hand, we accept payments from Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, and 2CheckOut. Rest assured! we process all our net banking transactions via a secure encrypted connection that keeps all your confidential information 100% safe.