New chic avatars of dupatta


A dupatta is known by a lot of names such as chunni, chunnari, odhni and a lot of our Hindi films have several songs related to dupatta. A dupatta is no longer just a protective clothing for women and has emerged as a formula defying fabric with designers experimenting with colors, the width, shape and structure of it. There are a lot of innovative ways that a duppata can be draped these days. In fact, it is inspired by the West mostly. A dupatta comes in a lot of forms such as bandhani, banarasi, bandhej, phulkari, jaipuri and kota. These beautil chuunis or chunni is colorful and looks great when worn with salwar kameez.

Fuss free attire


A lot of women today love the fuss free attire and hence dupatta is considered as a way out. A dupatta has taken on a lot of unconventional style. It is now being used mostly as an accessory rather than an essential part of your kurta or salwar kameez. We at Jivaana love working around the old charm and incorporating it in a lot of designs. Sometimes, it is worn as a sash across an outfit and at times as a muffler around the neck. It is even worn as a stole for a chic casual look.

Style statements


Our designers have worked hard and got a lot of modifies dupattas for you. These dupattas are seen on runways and vary in terms of length and width. It also looks gorgeous with lehenga. We spin new stories through these fabrics. It is amazing to see how these dupattas has transformed itself to suit all the fashion requirements now. We have a lot of cotton dupatta as well as printed dupatta online. Our designer dupatta online varies from the embroidery which has either a border with gota or Parsi gara at the edges. We also have dupattas which has latkans on the corners in beads or shells or ghungroos and even silk tassels. These dupattas now double as a head gear or a belt or a sash.

Designer dupatta online


Dupattas initially used to come in a rectangular shape but now it comes in a lot of forms such as angular and asymmetrical. There are also sheer dupattas which looks extremely sensuous and can be worn when you wear a heavily embellished blouse or may be a figure hugging top. Apart from cotton, we also have chiffon and georgette dupattas which adds elegance to even your simple kurta. Also, we have dupattas that can be worn on a daily basis with skirts and palazzos.
A dupatta is an integral part of an outfit. There has to be some coherence of colour, fabric as well as style. There is so much thought that goes into designing a dupatta and we have clients who requests us to add some suitable fabric and turn them into sheer beauty. In this world of fashion, you no longer need to play safe with dupattas. You can also check out Jivaana.com for Indian tops for long skirts as well as beautiful designer shawls to suit your needs.

International Shipping Options


Jivaana ships worldwide with a minimal shipping cost of $10 to any city in the United States (USA) and $19 to any other country including Australia, Hong Kong, Canada, South Africa and many other locations.  Duties are the responsibility of the customer and are based on the order value as well as the location.  Do not hesitate to mail us to find out more about the likely duties for your country.