7 Ways to Slay the Ethnic Look this Makar Sankranti!

Arriving closely behind the New Year, Makar Sankranti ushers in a new wave of merriment all over the country. Marking the commencement of spring, the festival features delectable meals, kite-flying events, and scrumptious sesame-jaggery (til-gud) laddoos. And like every Indian celebration, it calls for dressing up in your finest, with Paithani Sarees being a popular choice for the occasion.

Looking for the perfect Makar Sankranti Sarees for 2023? We’ve got you covered. Look your absolute best this Sankranti with OnlyPaithani:


  1. Shine in Black & Bold:


It is customary to adorn yourself in Black on Makar Sankranti in Maharashtra. The alluring Black Double Pallu Silk Paithani, which features a dazzling maroon border, is sure to turn heads your way. 

Want something light instead? The lush and gorgeous Black Cotton Paithani With Red Border will bring a soft and luxurious sheen to your look.

Style Tip: Wear oxidized silver jewellery and let your laid-back persona shine. Or go for bohemian jewellery and a matching hand-embroidered belt to add a pop of colour to your Sankranti Paithani Saree look.


  1. Dual Tone Dramatics:


Bring a touch of colour and drama to your traditional attire with dual-toned Paithani Sarees for Makar Sankranti from OnlyPaithani.  

The beautifully hand-crafted Black Silver Zari Silk Paithani, presenting a silver pallu and border carrying colourful peacock motifs, will truly make you stand out. Want to keep it fuss-free? 

Want to make a bold statement? You can elevate your style with the chic and exquisite Sky Blue and Black Silk Paithani Saree. It exudes unparalleled charm and elegance – perfect for the festivities. Complete your look with a matching blouse. 

Style Tip: Up the ante with dewy makeup, gold jewellery, and a Kolhapuri chappal.


  1. Play with Patterns:


Break the monotony with some playful patterns and trendy geometrical designs that lift your festive saree look to a whole new level. 

The Black Triple Muniya Border Silk Paithani exudes unmatched charm and appeal. Adorned with a resplendent triple muniya border, majestic parrot motifs, and golden zari stripes, this piece is made to express and impress at the same time. 

Offering grace with a subtle hint of tradition, the Pink Checks Gadwal Saree for Makar Sankranti with a black border is a winning choice for poojas, get-togethers, and all kinds of festivities.  

Style Tip: Pair it with minimal jewellery, a Smokey eye look, and a pearl necklace. Or take things a notch higher with matching jhumkas, a statement necklace, and a bold lip shade.


  1. Jamdani Delights:


This Layer It Up Jamdani Dress is the perfect amalgamation of chic and effortless. If you are looking for a comfortable outfit for the festivities, this is just the thing for you! 

Go with this Touch Of Bling Grey Jamdani Dress for something minimal yet modern and breezy yet fashionable. It is light, easy, and perfectly comfortable when you’re moving around.

And if you want something more relaxed and fuss-free, this classy Black Jamdani Dress with Grey Shrug will keep things cosy yet stylish.

Style Tip: Accessorize with classy jhumkas, light jewellery, and bold eye makeup.


  1. Shades of Cool:


Add a dash of glamour to your celebrations with the Blue Rich Pallu Silk Paithani Saree for Makar Sankranti. The enigmatic design, with a pink border and peacock motifs and buttis adorning the drape, complete the appearance, making it an appealing addition to your festive wardrobe.

Look rich and aristocratic with OnlyPaithani’s Purple Single Muniya Rich Pallu Silk Paithani Saree, a splendid masterpiece that oozes style and opulence. Carrying a ravishingly ornamented pallu and gilded borders, this one is set to make you the trendsetter at any event.

Style Tip: Complete your Paithani saree festive look with golden jewellery, a bangle set or Kada, and nude makeup. If you want to experiment, go with a terracotta eyeshadow.


  1. Graceful in Greens:


Keep your festive spirit soaring high this Sankranti with the Peacock Green Pure Silk Paithani. Think earthy tones of green, drawing upon the essence of nature, combined with a glistening peachy-gold pallu. Add to that a jubilant mix of peacock and diamond motifs – quite a stunner indeed!

Steal the spotlight with the bewitching Moss Green Kanjivaram Silk Saree. The moss green silk base, embellished with a royal magenta border and meticulous floral artwork, makes it a game-changing statement piece for Pongal and Makar Sankranti.

Style Tip: Switch things up with a matching blouse piece or a designer black blouse. Wear a silver choker necklace and statement antique earrings to complete the look! 


  1. Timeless Beauties:


Watch the jaws drop all around you as you step out in a gorgeous and striking Peach Pink Single Muniya Rich Pallu Silk Paithani Saree on Sankranti. The colourful peacock design and golden buttis laid out across a vibrant peach pink give it an oomph factor.

Brighten up your Makar Sankranti and Pongal celebrations with the charming Yellow Bengal Cotton Jamdani Saree. The deep pink, green, and black patterns and designs on the border and pallu harmonize with the radiance of the yellow – giving you that perfect festive look.

Style Tip: A contrast blouse will do wonders. Up the style quotient with a Smokey eye look or a mauve eyeshadow. Team it up with classy golden embellishments or hit the mark with contrasting emerald jewellery. 


Get Stunning Paithani Saree Ensembles to Slay the Festive Look from OnlyPaithani!

Excitement is at an all-time high for Makar Sankranti. Glam up for the festivities and turn your celebrations into a fashionable affair with these elegant and stylish weaves from OnlyPaithani’s Makar Sankranti Paithani Saree Collection.

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