17 Different Types of Kurti That Every Women Should Know

by Devika Krishnamoorthy in Bridal Guides |

Kurtis is one of the best outfits for most of the Indian women. Not just young and middle-aged women prefer for kurtis but, it has become a staple of females of all age groups. If one wants to carry themselves in a comfortable and elegant way then kurtis is the right choice. Do you know all the latest types of kurtis collections and how to style them? No? then continue reading this article to explore new types of kurti collections.

1. Angrakha Kurti

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Angrakha Kurti (source)

frock type kurti

Angrakha Kurti (source)

Angrakha kurtis are inspired by the ancient musician’s dresses. A chunk of the dress is side sweeps on the other side which resembles like a flap. To make it more embellish it can be designed with tassels, beads, and pom-poms. You can pair this kurti with leggings and palazzos of your choice.

2. Tail Cut Kurti

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Tail cut kurti (source)

Tail cut kurtis styles is one of the trending design patterns in recent times, this kurti is similar to asymmetric expect they are little longer at the back.  This type of outfit best parties and special occasions.

3. High Low Kurti

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High Low Kurti (source)

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High Low Kurti (source)

High low kurtis also falls under the asymmetrical bucket. As the name implies the kurti starts with a high cut in the front with layers down with a low cut in the back. This kurti can be paired with ankle leggings to make it more embellish.

4. Flared Kurti Style

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Flared Kurti Style (source)

Flared Kurtis resembles of a chic and traditional look. This kind of attire suits for both formal set up and daily wear. The long flare of the kurti adds a little bounce to the attire.

5. Anarkali Style Kurti

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Anarkali Style Kurti (source)

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Anarkali Style Kurti (source)

Anarkali kurti is the most preferred outfit of all time. This types of kurti are available in different designs and materials like silk, cotton, linen. The best part with this Anarkali kurti is that it suits any body type that you can dress up depending on the embroidery and fabric.

6. Front Slit Kurti

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Front Slit Kurti (source)

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Front Slit Kurti (source)

Kurtis with a front slit is the trending style in recent time. The floor length and tail ones with a high slit in the front will take your style quotient to next level. You can pair up with leggings or palazzos to make it all go stylish.

7. Straight cut Kurti

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Straight cut kurti (source)

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Straight cut kurti (source)

We all would have worn this style of kurti at least once. Long straight cut kurtis goes well for any occasion and personality. Boat neck with elbow sleeve is the trending design pattern for straight cut kurtis.

8. Long Gown Style Kurti

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Long gown kurti (source)

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Long gown kurti (source)

The long gown kurti is now available in different styles such as printed design,  wide flared, and many more. You can opt this kurti for any occasion as this will give you an elegant and embellish look.

9. Collar Kurti

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Collar style kurti

If you are looking for a professional outfit then collar kurti is the right choice. Collared shirt or kurti will give a rich and classy look to all kinds of body type. Pair it up with jeggings or ankle leggings to make it match perfect look.

10. Kaftan Style Kurti

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Kaftan style kurti (source)

all types of kurti

Kaftan style kurti (source)

Bored of regular kurti styles? then here is the Kaftan kurti. This kurti style will help you to get rid of the normal girly look and give you a superior and fancy look. If you are heading for a party or get together then this kurti will be the right choice.

11. Asymmetric Kurti

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Asymmetric Kurti (source)

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Asymmetric Kurti (source)

Asymmetric kurti are the base for the new evolutions of kurti styles. They are fancy, classic, and sophisticated. This type of kurti does not come with slits in the front and essence the aesthetics of the outfit.

12. Jacket Kurti Design

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Jacket Kurti (source)

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Jacket Kurti (source)

You can make your normal kurti into more classic one by opting for a jacket matching up the outfit. This will instantly add beauty to the entire outfit. Jacketed kurti goes well for tall and round body types.

13. Floral Printed Kurti

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Floral print kurti (source)

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Floral print kurti (source)

Flowers never fail to enhance our beauty, this is the same with the floral printed kurtis. Have a look at this kurti images and get mesmerized.

14. Orange Printed Maxi Kurti

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Maxi style kurti (source)

The orange blue shades of this kurti is a combination of Anarkali and maxi style. The close collar neckline with long sleeve adds beauty to the outfit. The random crush design in the top makes it look royal and rich.

15. Asymmetric Kurti with Jacket

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Asymmetric kurti (source)

The Indo-Western style of this kurti is a mixture of trendy asymmetric style with traditional floral design jacket. This type of kurti gives you a simple and fashionable look for a formal get together. You can pair it up with leggings or palazzo of your choice.

16. Red C-Cut Kurti

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C-Cut asymmetric (source)

C-cut asymmetric kurtis are elegant and chic. The swinging flare on both sides and the hemline open ups adds little bounce to the attire which makes the entire outfit attractive.

17. Dhoti Style Kurti

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Dhoti style kurti (source)

Dhoti style kurtis is a cowl cut design with a mixture of high-low and asymmetric. This is one of the vogue styles right now which will give a unique look in the crowd. You can pair it with dhoti pants to make it look more appropriate.

Here, my list ends up. Hope you all enjoyed reading this and I’m sure you all would have tried most of these, if not try it today. Tell us your favorite kurti by dropping a message in the comment box.