Ethnic Dress For Kids

Ethnic Dress For Kids

We always talk about the latest trend of dresses for women and men but never thought about the little girls and boys who look super cute in these ethnic traditional dresses.

Clothing is the first thing you notice in a person and it tells about your culture and heritage. No matter how modern the world is we always desire to introduce our children to our culture.

Especially when it comes to parties and marriage you won’t like your child wearing a simple frock or jeans shirt you will definitely like some fashionable Indian ethnic wear. We have gathered some latest trends to follow for the little ones who look super cute and adorable in these dresses.

Ethnic Dresses For Girls

1. Lehenga Choli

Lehenga Choli

Lehenga Choli is the most popular traditional wear among younger girls in India. Cheerful and bright colors are much loved by little girls. You can choose a lehenga with many layers and mirror work on it and can go for a halter neck on the choli.

They are meant for festivals or formal occasions and you can choose from various styles with heavy embroidery works. Girls love to wear this traditional outfit, especially in the wedding ceremony.

2. Anarkali Suit

Anarkali Suit

Give your daughter a stylish, comfortable, and graceful dress an Anarkali Suit. In Anarkali, the kurta with a floor-length frock and your girl will love to carry it on special occasions.

3. Salwar Kameez

Salwar Kameez

When it comes to traditional dress than Salwar Kameez also is a much popular dress among girls, and today designers are experimenting a lot with it and have come out with some fabulous designs.  You can customize your girl’s dress which will be just a shorter version of what you wear.

4. Churidar Suit

Churidar Suit

Comfort is indeed an important factor when it comes to kids’ dressing and Churidar Suit fulfills comfortableness and also traditional wear. Churidar Suit suits are mostly light and got a very soothing fabric. And you girls will love to wear it.

5. Gown 


Gowns give your girl a doll-like appearance and they feel like a princess. If you like wearing gowns for function why would your daughter not like it?

Nowadays there is a trend where mother and daughter duo wear the same type of dresses just the daughter has a small version of what you are wearing.

4. Kurtis

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Among the ethnic wear, Kurti is most versatile, you can pair them with skirts, pants, or leggings. Kurta with Palazzo is also a recent trend going on, try a palazzo with kurta to your little one and look different.

5. Skirt and Top Set

Skirt and top


Keep your mini-me ahead of the style curve and buy some cute and stylish tops with skirts for her.

6. Crop Top with skirt

Crop Top with skirt

Teenagers are going high with the fashion of Crop Top with a skirt so why will your little one be left behind. Make her look super cute in Crop Top and pair it with a nice skirt.


Ethnic Dresses for boys

1. Suit set

 Suit set

Get your boy dressed in a Suit set so that he looks his best especially for functions. Buy a perfect Shirt, Pant, and a bow tie that will take your boy’s style to a whole new level.

2. Kurta Pajama

Kurta Pajama

Kurta pajama is yet another outfit that is as popular among kids as the sherwani. This outfit is perfect for casual events and well during festivals.

Make sure your kids not only look great but also feel comfortable to wear as kids often dislike wearing heavy attire as they feel discomfort.

3. Dhoti Kurta

Dhoti Kurta

A boy’s dhoti kurta is a perfect traditional attire. Kurta is a long shirt while Dhoti is a sizable piece of cloth that is tied around the waist. Kids dhoti is very comfortable as it is pre-stitched and can be worn as simple pants.

4. Sherwani


Sherwani is the most favored dress among boys for weddings and festivals and will make your child look like a prince. Sherwani is a long coat-like garment that is similar to an Achkan. This designer dress is usually worn with churidar pajamas.

They are mostly embellished with sequins work, precious stones, and zardosi work on collar and cuffs which adds grace and charm to their look.

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Simmi Kamboj is the Founder and Administrator of Ritiriwaz, your one-stop guide to Indian Culture and Tradition. She had a passion for writing about India's lifestyle, culture, tradition, travel, and is trying to cover all Indian Cultural aspects of Daily Life.