Ganesh Chaturthi is just around the corner, it falls on August 25 this year and brings in a festive vibe in the air. The arrival of bappa is eagerly awaited each year and people start preparing for it days in advance. Modak, a special delicacy is made in Maharashtrian households and people make sure that they dress in new clothes on the first day of Ganesh Chaturthi. While you may choose to wear traditional attire like a saree or salwar on the festival day, it is important to wear the right accessories to get your look right. Accessories can enhance your overall appearance and make you look even more radiant. Here are a few accessories that you can experiment with on Ganesh Chaturthi.
And Indian traditional outfit looks incomplete without a bindi as it makes for a beautiful accessory on your forehead. The dot can be big or small depending on your style and you can choose a shiny one or a color that matches your outfit too. The shapes also differ so you can keep it as simple or as elaborate as you like but do sport a bindi with your attire this Ganesh Chaturthi.
Yes, bangles also add a charm of their own with any ethnic attire. You can choose to wear a dozen of them or just three or four. Many even wear multiple bangles on just on wrist and leave the other bare or sport a watch. Or, you can also opt for kadas that are thicker than bangles and have gems or stones encrusted in them. Pearl bangles, metallic ones, glass one, etc. there is so much to choose from. Go for silver, golden, rose gold or one that matches your outfit color.
If you are in Maharashtra, you can choose to sport the typical nath that Maharashtrians wear for most festive occasions. You don’t necessarily need to have a piercing for it as you can get a clip on too. If you don’t prefer this, try a nose pin or a ring this time. You may find it odd at the first sight but it looks beautiful with Indian wear so do sport it.
Go for large, dangling earrings to make an impression. Depending on your face, you can choose jhumkas, hoops, pearl drop or chandelier earrings. Pick one that isn’t too heavy in weight as your ears may start to hurt after a while. These earrings can make you look all the more glam on this festive occasion. So avoid studs and go for big earrings this Ganesh Chaturthi.
We often pay attention to our face and hands but you can accessorize your feet as well. We suggest wearing payal with small ghungroo in them that clink together as you walk. This beautiful accessory can be kept for this special occasion as many don’t wear it on a daily basis. You can get simple ones with just one string or one that is slightly elaborate as well.
So this Ganesh Chaturthi, glam up your outfit by adding these accessories to it.