The summer heat and sweltering temperatures are rising in Pakistan making it difficult to focus on work or even sit comfortably outside. Ladies that want to beat the heat, feel light and comfortable throughout the day are shopping at Khaadi as they have released a new unstitched summer collection for 2020. Khaadi summer collection has over 40 designs to choose from that include customizable single shirts and 2-piece suits with pants and dupatta in a variety of colors.
It is the 3-piece suit designs that are still the most popular for festive occasions as well as multipurpose for the smart casual office wear or brunch and lunch dates. The following are the top 7 picks from this year's collection in unstitched designs that are set in order of highest to lowest price point:
SKU CC20203 and it costs PKR 6,990 that is considered the higher end of the summer collection.
The design feels lightweight and breathable using a neutral beige base color with high contrast royal blue linework in Jacquard cloth. The lawn dupatta is ideal for women who would like to wear something soft and easy to manage throughout the day. The Jacquard shirt is made by weaving the pattern into the cloth instead of digital printing, this gives the cloth a handwoven loom work appearance that is signature to Khaadi's festive designs. The model number for this design is SKU JA20206 and the price is PKR 4,590.
For ladies looking or muted colors and not the typical bright primaries of the summer season then SKU B20202 is the perfect outfit. This is a three-piece suit that feels festive yet understated with a pale grey tone. The shirt, dupatta, and pants are all lawn fabric making it light and soft to touch. The mid-range price point is PKR 3,490 making it ideal for ladies looking for affordable festive wear for the summer. The motifs are inspired by block printing folk and ethnic traditions of Pakistan. The color composition is minimal keeping it two only two colors with the base tone in grey with pearl white digitally printed patterns.
Younger women want their clothes to an extension of their energetic and bright personality. Their colors are fresh and highly pigmented. The summer designs in smart casual have a printed Kameez and Dupatta matched with a Shalwar available in two color compositions. The chance to pick between two colors allows women to personalize their wardrobe according to their own sense of taste and preferences. The SKU A20221 comes in moss green and parrot green shades. The price for the lawn suit is PKR 2,790 making it easy to upgrade older 3-piece suits without overspending on designer summer collections. The intricate print is inspired by textile heritage motifs that celebrate the regional craftmanship of Pakistan.
The summer heat is easily absorbed by darker colors which makes it impossible to wear black in the sun. The Khaadi summer collection will have both rich primary colors such as red, yellow, and blue but it is their pastel softer tones that feel easier to wear in the peak summer weather if Pakistan. The design includes a Shirt, Shalwar, and Dupatta in lawn fabric. When wearing peach or pistachio shade the sun will deflect and keep your feeling fresh throughout the day. The neckline is embroidered with silver thread work which feels ethnic and traditional. The model number is SKU B20201 and price PKR 3,490, it is an essential addition to your summer closet.
SKU L20211 has a printed kameez and dupatta that are available in colors green and yellow. These colors are familiar to the Khaadi family and have been re-released for over a decade as one of the most popular color combinations for the summer. The clever digital printing on the shirt creates a heavy border at the daman and sleeves without using any traditional bulky threadwork. It will feel like you are wearing handcrafted embroidery or block print but in actuality, it is high-quality print. The price point is unbeatable at PKR 2,090 that makes it ideal for school, college, or office.
The best feeling is buying a lower price point suit that you can wear to formal dinners, fun family outings, to university or office without worrying about dress code. This two-piece suit has a shirt and dupatta in lawn fabric. It has feminine floral motifs paired with geometric modern designs in digital printing. The model number is SKU L20211 and the price PKR 2,090 making it easily affordable by students and fresh graduates. This suit equally loved by professional women as it looks structured and complete when paired with a white or beige straight trouser. The colors are subtle and sophisticated with a pale blue or soft purple versions.