Soft and light cotton printed salwar kameez
Cotton is a soft, breathable natural fibre fabric that absorbs body perspiration quickly, is good to print on, has good colour retention, and is moderately strong and durable. Designer prints are the order of the day and lapped up by an eager market. There are floral, geometric, flora, fauna, nature and other themes that are popular and cotton fabrics offer beautiful canvas for innovative experiments in trending design, colour, patterns and motifs with traditional styles. Bagru, Batik, Dabu, block printing and other traditional print methods have brought out extraordinary results in a wide range of colours on cotton fabrics.
The Salwar kameez or shalwar kamiz, with covering piece dupatta or chunni, is worn in India and a few neighbouring countries in the Asian sub-continent. The shalwar kameez, is the traditional dress in the Northern belt especially Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh, some parts of Rajasthan and Jammu and Kashmir