If you check the pages of culture history book, you can easily conclude that in every age Salwar Kameez was introduced with a new and attractive designs. As time passed educated professional introduced new styles of the salwar kameez that have charming look if you compare them with past dresses.
The running design of salwar kameez for you today is long that goes below the knees. It is designed straight with two slits on either side. Salwar is flared with a beautiful horizontal strip at the end. The duppata or scarf is usually worn by the women for modesty has rectangular shape that falls over the shoulders to the back. You can say it the basic introduction of the salwar kameez.
Cloth for Salwar Kameez is often chosen according to the season. Silks are suitable for the moderate climate but cotton is considered the best for hot climate and rainy season. For winter Satin or heavy brocade is considered fit to wear. Hand work and lace work often reminds the Pakistani and Indians home workers. Mulmul specials are prepared with and without odhni. Often three piece suit is bought from the bazaar. One piece for salwar, second piece for Kameez and third piece for duppppata. Women suits with the same color or with contrast is an emerging fashion in the Asian Countries just as contrast suits of pent and coat are worn in the Western Countries.
Special suits are prepared for religious festivals, Independence Day and on marriage ceremonies. Along with salwar Kammez Indian and Pakistani women love to wear Afghan Jewellery as it is running trend in the Asian society to wear jewellery with new dress.
If you go back a half century and you can find the example of short dresses that were usually worn by the women. The length of kameez usually between the hips and the keens. This was between 1920 to 1960. This trend was changed after 1960. From 1770 a wide variation in designs and styles are introduced. Different type of work, cuts and frocks were introduced.
Today the ladies visit the tailors and suggest them the new designs of salwar kameez from the catalog that really meet the Asian criterion of dresses.