For all of you who thought the LBD is plain boring, let’s reassure you that it’s an easy-to-sport dress that saves you from last-minute sartorial problems. Call it a party outfit option or a dress you’re comfortable wearing, an LBD can surely work in your favour if you’re one who knows how to amp up its style with the right accessories. That said, we’ll be honest that a casual little black dress can look ‘been there, worn that’. And so, we’ve got you noir dresses from Indian fashion labels that can replace your LBD. Though you don’t have the time to hunt for these, our style team’s got you sorted. We’ve curated the best black dresses from Indian fashion labels that you can wear on a casual day out or even when you’re off for work.
LBDs From Homegrown Labels
Want the perfect balance of comfort, chic and desi? We suggest this dress from Ikat Story for when you’re wondering what stylish outfit to wear for an evening outing. If you’re looking for a versatile option when you’re off to work, wear this pinstriped buttoned-shirt dress from Mati. We also like this quirky drop-waist dress from The Meraki Project that’s relaxed in style. Oh, and there’s a mesh option from one of our favourite stores Olio. Check out our picks to see which one you’d replace your LBD with. Happy shopping!