Some Fashion Essentials of 2015

Fashion Trends Being Shaped by Top Guns

With the growth in E-commerce, online purchases of fashion items such as clothing, footwear, jewelry, handbags and other accessories continue to spearhead at an alarming pace. The biggest online marketplaces in Bangladesh include the likes of Kaymu, Daraz, Clickbd, Bikroy and dominate the overall online fashion marketplace for men, women and children. Designer houses showcased at these marketplaces are fast churning out designs that are receiving remarkable accolade and are being readily embraced.

With the kick start in the year 2015, just like the previous year, we are again contemplating on how to spruce up our wardrobes in line with the latest fashion trends. Stated below are some of the latest fads of the year 2015 in both men’s and women’s fashion in Bangladesh.

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Women’s Fashion


Shalwar Kameez for women has and continues to be the ultimate fashion wear in Bangladesh. Intricately worked and embroidered Shalwar kameez are the latest cult. Block printed, Karchupi embroidery, Zarodusi as well as tie and dye and Zamdani motifs are the most popular in the year 2015.

The Saree is a beautiful attire worn by Bangladeshi women. Stay tuned to the latest collection of Indian sarees showcased by top notch designers featuring banarsi and georgette sari, this spring in the most breathtaking designs.

Churidar pajamas with long shirts are bespoke wardrobe essentials apart from reflecting the style statement of Bangladeshi women fashionistas.

In addition, long shirts with embroidered necklines are the rage. Beaded accents running down the neckline are also en vogue. These trends form both the casual as well as the go-to attire for weddings, parties, dinners and other social events for women.

In western wear, feathers are returning to the ramp in both loud and understated designs and hues. Striped shirts, polka dots and unique animal prints have assumed the status of fashion staples.

Floral patterns and cool summer colors in lawn, linen and cotton, featuring the light blues, greens, yellows etc. provide a perfect reminder of summer.


Flip-flops, flats and sandals are the most coveted by designers. With the emphasis on ease of use and comfort, flat forms and block heels are the new frenzy along with peep-toes for evening wear.

Men’s Fashion

The customary Kurta Shalwar remains the ultimate eastern wear for Bangladeshi men accompanied by the traditional Sherwani Kurta appropriate for festivals and other social daylight and evening events.

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image015In western wear, slim fit jeans and pants continue to receive plaudits from critics with polo shirts and sweatshirts rising in popularity to beat the summer heat. T-shirts in the most exotic designs featuring cool one-liners will stylishly fit this year. Just pair these with classy loafers and you are all set to head out in style.

Men’s denim shorts are also a highlight of this season with their unique appeal, airy fit and casual look. Team these with a retro polo shirt to provide a head turning combo.

In Retrospect

Again, the influx of designer brands of clothing, footwear and accessories is helping these trends come to life. All in all, fashion trends in 2015, seen from the eyes of the fashion connoisseurs underscore the demands of the season coupled with the incumbent need to stay fashionable, up to the minute and trendy.