Amplify your femininity with these Saree Blouse Designs

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Saree blouse designs have come a long way in terms of fashion evolution. Update your wardrobe with the latest designs and make the whole nation groove!

Saree, inevitable for both formal and occasional purposes, is the only draped Indian attire which never goes out of style. But sarees are indispensable without blouses. The diversity in Saree Blouse Design occurs mainly due to neckline and sleeve variations. Handmade embroidery and embellishments like mirror work, Maggam stone work, Kundan work, pearl work, etc. majorly occupies every blouse design market.

Stick to brocade, velvet, silk materials if you are planning to wear it with traditional Banarasi, Kanjeevaram silk sarees while trendy net, chiffon, tissue, georgette blouses are apt to flaunt at any party or evening outing. Wondering what all latest trends designers and celebs are flaunting? Keep on reading because Zakoopi has it all wrapped up.


Sleeves significantly contribute to the variety of saree blouse designs such as sophisticated full sleeves, plain elbow length, smart capped sleeves, classic puffed sleeves, or chic sleeveless. Saree blouse designs patterned in the form of shirt sleeves and cuff detailing are very prevalent in the fashion world.

1. Off shoulder blouses: Dare to show off those great collar bones of yours? This saree blouse design was promoted by Juhi Chawla in the ‘90s. Off shoulder or Spaghetti straps blouse neck design is totally suitable for fashion forward ladies. It will be advisable to avoid this blouse design, if you are heavier on the top.

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2. Cap sleeves: Stick to quarter length or short cap sleeves if you don’t want to highlight your arms.

3. Elbow Length Sleeves: Elbow length sleeves blouse made of silk teamed with a Kanjeevaram saree is definitely chic and traditional at the same time. This trend favours blouse designs for silk sarees. Plain cotton saree blouse designs are viable for cotton sarees.

4. Full sleeves: Brocade full sleeve embellished net blouse design. Long sleeved transparent or sheer blouses such as net blouse designs adorned with sequins has been on and off in fashion.

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Full sleeve saree blouse design with traditional prints is surely a head turner.

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5. Sleeveless Blouses: Sleeveless blouses are great options for thin arms. Pretty sleeveless net saree blouses with embroidered surface are a must have in your wardrobe. This trend works out well with lehenga blouse designs as well.

6. Creative Sleeves: Designer saree blouse designs are adorned with fringe detailing which makes those blouse designs unique.

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Both the front and the back of saree blouses have several designs to explore. Ranging from high collared to halter necklines to backless, there is a plethora of blouse neck design to explore.

1. Basic round & square necklines: These blouse designs work in favour of blouse design for silk sarees and lehenga blouse design. Petite women should use rectangular and oval neck blouse design. Taller women should flaunt Chinese collar or high-collar blouse neck design for a sophisticated look with their silk sarees.

2. Sweetheart necklines: This is another classic blouse neck design suitable for sarees and lehenga blouse design. Brocade ones complement a majority of blouse designs for silk sarees.

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3. Plunging necklines: This sizzling blouse neck design with embellishment on the surface of the blouse, intensifies the glam quotient. With padded cups added, worry less about going backless. Petite women or women with shorter necks can totally adore themselves with this design since plunging neckline shifts the focus from their shorter necks.

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1. Backless & knotted design: This rare saree blouse design, most commonly worn on formal events is either partially or fully exposed; supported by tying up a knot to hold it in place at the back, in a bow, or simple knot. This backless style is also popular in the lehenga blouse designs.

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2. Backless bikini blouses: Big knot at the back adds feminine touch to a saree blouse design. Even lehenga blouse designs seem to incorporate this trend.

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3. Keyhole cut blouses: Keyhole shaped cut at centre of the back, secured at its top with a hook along with a knot makes this blouse design suitable for traditional silk sarees like Kanchivaram or Kanchipuram sarees. Lehenga blouse designs also predominantly follow this trend.


1. Zardosi: Zardosi, the traditional embroidery work at the back or throughout the neck of the saree blouse makes it an exquisite must have item in every ladies’ wardrobe. This embroidery also works beautifully with blouse design for silk sarees.

2. Pearl embellishment: This saree blouse design is another jaw dropping surface ornamentation technique used in contemporary blouse designs.

3. Cutwork in blouses: This trend is designed for the contemporary bride or any bridal occasion. Combining cut work with contrast lining or having the entire blouse made of cut work with a contrast lining is a simple way to create a sensuous look.

4. Kutch embroidery: Inspired from traditional Gujarati embroidery, this fully embroidered saree blouse design will make any plain or silk saree look splendid.

5. Bujh embroidery: Balanced color combination and traditional handmade embroidery by Bujh artisans can give contemporary sarees a whole new twist.

6. Mirror work embroidery: A fad in contemporary fashion world as many celebrities are sporting these blouse designs with plain or silk sarees for evening or special events.

7. Kantha embroidery: Traditional kantha stitch embroidery on the saree blouse with a slit at the back gives it a contemporary twist.


1. Jacket saree blouse design: Sophistication is redefined in terms of corporate fashion by this latest saree blouse design. This kind of design also works well with lehenga blouse designs.

2. Princess cut saree blouse design: This saree blouse design has won several hearts ever since its inception. Princess cut in the blouse neck design along with net panel can be used for both saree and lehenga blouse designs. Latest net blouse designs also take inspiration from this designer trend.

Princess cut blouse with jacket: This latest trend in saree blouse design is the short jacket sleeve pattern, made of velvet or brocade which are apt for any traditional or evening event.

3. Full sequin work: This is another prevailing blouse design in contemporary fashion. Pair it with a plain solid color or chiffon saree. Variations of this blouse neck design creates different looks.

FORMAL SAREE BLOUSE DESIGNS: This design originates from button down shirt with cap sleeves and collar. The Nehru collar saree blouse design with three fourth sleeves is eye catchy as well. An Angrakha saree blouse design with a collar is a viable option for women with long necks.

SILK SAREE BLOUSE DESIGNS: Silk sarees work well with silk made blouses embellished with stone and kundan work. Addition of minor embroidery gives a whole new look to these silk blouse designs.

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