10 Picks From Sani's South Asian Collection at Nordstrom

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South Asian fashion is finally getting its flowers, as the style's unique craftsmanship and traditional inspiration has been showcased across our TV screens, all throughout pop culture, and even on the red carpet. Jennifer Aniston's Manish Malhotra lehenga in "Murder Mystery 2" was truly breathtaking, and every look that walked the red carpet at the NMACC Gala in Mumbai was *chef's kiss* perfection. From the detailed embroidery to the hand-loomed fabrics and textiles, each piece is a beautiful creation.

However, shopping for traditional South Asian clothing has always been a struggle, especially if you're abroad. Most of the shopping has to be done online, and when each piece is tailored to your measurements, it can be tricky to coordinate from across the globe. Fortunately, Sani just made history for becoming one of the first brands with traditional attire to be housed at Nordstrom. Now you can shop for South Asian clothing for any upcoming weddings or events on your calendar without the hassle or the markup.

The Sani collection at Nordstrom features a variety of silhouettes that seamlessly blend traditional designs and drapings with a contemporary flair. You can shop from a variety of styles including flowy Anarkalis (think maxi dresses), modern palazzo sets, a predraped saree with a statement-making blouse, and so much more. Each piece is perfect for attending a South Asian wedding or an event.

The best part about Sani's collection is that most pieces are prepleated with an attached dupatta (or scarf). This makes it easier than ever to style your piece and look put together without struggling with pleating it yourself and pinning everything in place. Traditional South Asian attire is beautifully handcrafted, and to do it justice, it requires a lot of effort (and safety pins) when it comes to draping and styling it the right way.

The collection is not all glitzy party wear; the line also has luxe embroidered lounge sets you can wear for more casual outings or when you want to feel like royalty in your home. Shop our top picks ahead!

An Embroidered Anarkali With Dupatta
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An Embroidered Anarkali With Dupatta

Sani Anjali Metallic Embroidered Anarkali With Dupatta in Cobalt Blue ($460)

The Anjali Metallic Embroidered Anarkali is a beautifully crafted long dress that's embellished with beading and silver threading throughout. This piece has an attached dupatta or scarf that's prepleated for your convenience. It also has adjustable straps for a perfect fit. This elegant Anarkali can be worn to weddings, Diwali parties, or other events that require South Asian attire. You can get this style in a gorgeous emerald green ($460) as well.

A Satin Embroidered Lounge Set With Pants
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A Satin Embroidered Lounge Set With Pants

Sani Embroidered Lounge Set in Green ($130)

Embroidered with big cats throughout and a luxe satin sheen, this loungewear set will make you feel like royalty. The collared top and flowy pants will help you feel put together, even if you're just having a lazy day at home. This loungewear set is such a fabulous find for vacation as well. With its relaxed fit, you can look your best without compromising on comfort. It comes in green as well as this bright marigold shade ($130).

An Emerald-Green Lehenga
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An Emerald-Green Lehenga

Sani Raz Floral Embroidered One-Shoulder Lehenga With Dupatta ($420)

A lehenga is a traditional piece of attire that has a long flowy skirt, a blouse, and a dupatta that drapes over your shoulder. This one from Sani has an elegant modern take on a lehenga with its trendy one-shoulder blouse and floral embroidery that will shimmer in the sunlight. You can style the dupatta however you like: over your shoulder, draped around your neck, or you can even tuck the end of the dupatta to the side of your lehenga skirt, so it strategically creates a pleated, flowy look.

A Contemporary Palazzo Set
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A Contemporary Palazzo Set

Sani Rani Beaded Palazzo Set ($460)

If you're looking for something that's contemporary, this Rani Beaded Palazzo Set is perfect for you. It's a three-piece outfit that has an embellished cropped blouse, predraped pants, and an ethereal dupatta that you can style yourself to make it your own. The light peach ensemble is easy to move around in and perfect for parties where you'll be dancing a lot. Plus, the pants have pockets.

A Springtime Anarkali
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A Springtime Anarkali

Sani Nila Anarkali With Dupatta ($410)

This Nila Anarkali is such a beautiful find for the springtime. The bright marigold-toned dress with a contrasting dark-green silk-crepe dupatta is something you'll want to wear for a daytime wedding event like the haldi or mehendi. It's fitted in all the right places for a figure-flattering look. The embroidery features gold florals throughout. Plus, this Anarkali has pockets.

Sani Embroidered Lounge Set With Shorts
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Sani Embroidered Lounge Set With Shorts

Sani Embroidered Lounge Set in Coral ($120)

Looking for luxe loungewear that's breathable for the warmer weather? This Embroidered Lounge Set comes with shorts rather than full-length pants. The loungewear set has a relaxed fit with an ultrasoft satin fabric that will make you feel cozy and comfortable. It has a beautiful embroidery of leopards throughout the design, and it comes in coral as well as this stunning navy shade ($120).

A Modern Dhoti Set
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A Modern Dhoti Set

Sani Tara Dhoti Set ($460)

A Dhoti is traditionally worn by men, however, it got a trend-driven and has been co-opted with a modern take for women's wear. The gold mirror-work blouse adds just the right amount of bling that complements the burgundy number. These Dhoti pants are already pre-pleated and have pockets for your convenience. It comes with an attached dupatta that's easy to wrap around and place over your shoulder. Wear this to an event that requires you to stay on the dance floor all night long.

A Pre-Draped Saree
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A Pre-Draped Saree

Sani Zian Drape Saree ($460)

Sarees are one of the most traditional and well-known pieces of South Asian fashion, however, it's pretty hard to tie one yourself, even when you watch countless amounts of YouTube videos. Saree draping practically became its own art form. Sani made it easier than ever to sport the iconic style at your next event by creating a piece that's pre-draped. All you have to do is wear the bottom half and wrap it around yourself and across your shoulder. The blouse is hand-embroidered with intricate beadwork and sequins.

A Trendy Palazzo Jumpsuit
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A Trendy Palazzo Jumpsuit

Sani Rani Palazzo Jumpsuit ($460)

The Rani Palazzo Jumpsuit features an embroidered cropped blouse and high-waisted wide palazzo pants. It's draped to look like you're wearing a saree at first glance but this pant-set delivers easy movement and comfort in an elegant manner. Plus, the pants are equipped with pockets. From weddings to Diwali parties, you can wear this to a variety of events and stun.

A Long Sleeve Gharara with Dupatta
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A Long Sleeve Gharara with Dupatta

Sani Naya Floral Sequin Long Sleeve Gharara with Dupatta ($570)

The Naya Floral Sequin Long Sleeve Gharara features pants that are more fitted through the thigh with a cinch at the knee for an exaggerated flowy look from the knee down. This ensemble has stunning gold sequin work throughout in floral patterns. The sleeves of this three-piece set are sheer and the dupatta can be styled in a variety of ways.