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  • n. Plural form of sherwani.


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  • The collections included all the traditional Indian lehenga cholis, saris, churidaar kurtas for women and brocade long coats known as sherwanis for men.


  • The area around the Charminar -- the 416-year-old four-minaret monument near the Mecca Masjid -- is nothing if not teeming, and salespeople in the adjacent Lad Bazaar do a brisk business in glass bangles and traditional clothing such as saris and sherwanis.

    The Soul of India

  • The members-only private sale site offers lenghas, sherwanis, wedding jewelry sets, and the like from such world-renowned designers as Ritu Kumar, Payal Singhal, Satya Paul, Art Karat and Shyamal & Bhumika. News

  • The very princely collection showcases traditional designs with modern cuts in sherwanis, jodhpuris and short coats. Current News - Top Stories

  • Men sported with flair velvet sherwanis and Anarkali-style kurtas rich in thread work over churidars.

    The Times of India

  • Black dominated the colour palette and the line had everything, from stylish shirts, sherwanis, coats to hot-pants, slim fit trousers and waistcoats. - Articles related to Lara walks the runway for Rina Dhaka

  • It reminded me of the old footage I had seen of Bolan Awards and National Awards ceremonies aired on PTV where dignitaries in their crisp sherwanis sat in the front rows while those who were actually being honoured (performers and technicians) sat in the back rows.

    Pak Tea House

  • Its range of women's wear - mostly embroidered kurtis and tops in muted summer shades - and the men's collection of office shirts and formal sherwanis stand out for the designs and user-friendly cuts.

    India eNews

  • 'You can wear almost everything in linen,' said Bal, whose repertoire includes jackets, skirts, shirts and even sherwanis in linen.

    India eNews

  • This year's theme, Song of India, offered guests an option for attire: Traditional tuxes and ball gowns - or colorful saris, shawls and sherwanis.

    Staff Blogs


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