Step Into Heeramandi: Our Guide To Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Period-Drama Fashion


The new Netflix series, Heeramandi, has definitely created a buzz in the world of fashion. Sanjay Leela Bhansali has once again proven his love for period dramas, which made everyone on the internet try out their interpretation of the ever-classic regal styles. And how can we not show you our very own Heeramandi-inspired ethnic wear fits that are not just costumes but totally on the wearable side of fashion?

yellow shararas online

The Tawaifs, or Courtesans, of the Mughal era were sure big fans of all things elegant, and that’s just what our ethnic wear for women has got! From over-the-top embellishments to traditional silhouettes, these traditional wear for women have perfectly matched the aura of Heeramandi. This special curation of women's ethnic wear is sure to take you to a realm where courtesans take the chair, set amidst the backdrop of Lahore and pre-independence India.

Floral suit set for women

From ethnic wear apparel choices like floral suit sets, printed kurta sets, alluring shararas, embroidered dupattas, flowy palazzos, chic sarees, and footwear and accessory choices like embellished flats, metallic heels, jewellery, and much more. This curation is perfect for you to experiment with the trending Heeramandi fashions that are adaptable to the day.

embroidered dupattas

And how can we not talk about the colour palette for this curation? We have perfectly set the scene with elegant whites, luxurious ivories, pastel greens, banana yellows, powder blues, and dusty pink ethnic wear! The amazing collection of dusty pink ethnic wear will help you recreate the boldness of Sonakshi’s Fareedan at any time. The whites are perfectly designed to write your own interpretation of Richa’s Lajjo. And not to forget, the powder blue and green ethnic wear are your right pick to recreate the gracefulness of Aditi’s Bibbojaan.

Blue ethnic wear for women

Heeramandi’s design philosophy is very hardcore traditional and revivalist. And with that in mind, Westside’s style experts have put together this special curation. Not just for the girlies who love over-the-top ethnic wear for women, but also for the fashionistas who would still like to stay on trend while still being able to carry these fits for a laid-back occasion. And without further ado, hurry to add your own personal twist to Heeramandi styles. Shop these styles from Westside, now available at your nearest store or online at