Nomadic travelers of the old world "Banjara" were gypsy wanderers, who thrived in being different and lived life as they choose with their set of rules, creating new trends and not following a social protocol. The bohemian lifestyle and handmade artisan clothing is based on the diverse mix of cultures and ethnicities with the basic trend being of mixing and layering clothes, prints and colors in a randomness of vivaciousness. Earthy design tunics, upcycled vintage fabric caftans, traditional handloom cotton harem pants and colorful weaves, the choices are never ending. Mix and match Indian tunics with cutout ragged jeans or shorts! Georgette sheer tunic dresses as beach cover ups or use the tie dye shift dresses for meditation, adding on accessories like the malabeads and copper bracelets, connecting to Gaia, mother earth. Platinum Level Expert Author- Era Chandok
The boho style sees Priyanka Chopra donning a cute wrap around dress, the layerd magic skirt in recycled silk that can be worn in over a 100 different ways, the tiered maxi skirt, colorful tie dye maxi skirts at the country festivals, the Boho vibe is casually chic but sexy and elegant. Mylie Cyrus wears the colorful bohemian patchwork skirt with a white lacy bralette.
The newer side of this trend has moved onto a hippie chic style with fashion designers creating earthing luxury collections of boho skirts, wrap skirts, maxi dresses, caftans and pants overflowing with old style fabrics full of passion and tranquil sublime colors. The dreamy bohemian fashionista plays with long flowy skirts, soft flirty kimono caftans, embroidered dresses and earthy stonewashed fabrics.