Indian Fabric, Design, Style Inspiration

When you work in the textile industry you’ll soon enough learn about Indian textiles and design. The vibrant colors and unique design make Indian fabrics very popular. Here are some samples of Indian design to help you with your projects.

Colors

Indian design is very well known for use of vibrant colors. Green, red, orange, yellow, and pink are among the most popular colors.

photo: tripowski
photo: tripowski
photo: Bindaas Madhavi
photo: Bindaas Madhavi
photo: Christian Lagat
photo: Christian Lagat
photo: Ashish T
photo: Ashish T
photo: Bindaas Madhavi
photo: Bindaas Madhavi

Patterns

Traditional Indian patterns include floral patterns, geometric shapes, and paisley.

photo: ulricherfurt
photo: ulricherfurt
photo: PreethiRajaganesh
photo: PreethiRajaganesh
photo: retlaw snellac
photo: retlaw snellac
photo: Celeste33
photo: Celeste33

Clothing

The most commonly worn traditional out fits are the sari and salwar kameez. Sari fabric is usually silk or polyester, printed or brocade.

photo: Dreamzzzz....
photo: Dreamzzzz….
photo: Tampen
photo: Tampen
photo: Karan V
photo: Karan V
photo: linksmine
photo: linksmine
photo: Indian Sari
photo: Indian Sari

Body Art

No post on India would be complete without some mehndi/henna pics.

photo: Henna Sooq
photo: Henna Sooq
photo: pashmina
photo: pashmina
photo: zen
photo: zen

 

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