Mention the word Pakistan nowadays and many people world wide are unsure of what it stands for. The ‘War on Terror’ has taken its toll and the victims have been not only innocent by-standers but in addition the status of a country that was borne out of one man’s vision.
That man was Muhammad Ali Jinnah and if he could see the troubled state of the nation he helped forge through the Partition of the Indian Subcontinent, he would no doubt be less than proud.
To many Pakistanis living around the globe, there are main facets of the nation that does rally nationwide unity and provides everybody something to smile about. One is cricket, the opposite is pakistani clothes.
Folks world wide have little question been uncovered to pakistani clothes wherever there are Pakistani populations. The Shalwar Kameez for example, which consists of a protracted shirt worn over baggy pants, is proudly worn out and about in the city and never restricted to the house or for special events only.
Then again, the Sherwani is a protracted tunic worn by men that is flattering and dignified. It’s formal attire and is often worn by grooms on the occasion of their marriage. Mixed with a turban, it imparts upon its wearer a positively regal look.
Definitely, Western-model clothing resembling jeans and T-shirts have made their mark in Pakistan and are standard but interest in pakistani clothes and fashion has not abated. In fact in comparison to many pakistani clothing styles which permit for a high degree of creativity because of the variety of selection in embroidery work, colorful textiles, fabrics and cuts, Western-style clothing appears positively bland and boring!
Household brands that are prone to be seen sported by development-setting individuals are Khaadi, Junaid Jamshed, Maria B, Erum Khan, Nomi Ansari and even Shahid Afridi, the cricketing residing legend and this is not at all an exhaustive list.
Khaadi for instance is thought for tasteful colors, textures, and classy styles handwoven from the purest cottons and silks.
The Maria B. model is thought for its meticulously minimize cotton Shalwar Kameez and superbly embroidered night wear. Chic and modern model stitching are the call of the day here.
For Pakistan’s strong textile market and hopefully the country, the long run can solely get better, and that’s certain to carry a smile to many faces in this nice nation.