The lehenga choli is a traditional dress worn by women in Rajasthan & Gujarat. It is a long skirt with a blouse. There is a dupatta or an odhni or chunni that is worn with this dress.
It is made with rugged cotton fabrics.
Village women in Rajasthan wear the lehenga choli and chunni typically every day.
It is worn by all married women whether they work in the fields or they are in their homes.
This dress has become a glamorous dress now. Thanks to Bollywood heroines and celebrity designers, all modern brides desire to wear a bridal lehengas at their weddings.
The bridal lehengas are made from Banarsi silk, georgette or chiffon. Heavy Zardozi or embroidery work is done on them. Designers create stunning and contemporary bridal lehengas in a variety of styles & colours .There are special shops for bridal lehengas in Delhi. Chandi Chowk is the best place to buy bridal lehengas in Delhi.