The United States of America, commonly known as the United States (US) or America, is a country consisting of 50 states. It comes in the central part of North America. The main or rather the largest population of the country is Christianity. The country also has other religions like Judaism, Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism. The United States is home to many cultures and a variety of ethnic groups and values. The term western culture is often referred to whenever spoken about American or European culture.
Clothing Culture in America
Clothing styles vary by social status, religion, occupation & climate. Clothes like denim jeans, shorts, skirts, crop tops, gowns, tunics, etc are associated with Americans. Their clothing changes as per occasions as well for office wear women wear outfits like formal shirt, skirts, blazers, trousers etc. A Short dress, maxi dress, skirts & tops or tunic are worn for casual outings or brunch parties. For Christmas parties, New Year parties, Easter, ballroom parties or Gathering or Gala's their official outfits are always gowns. Here gowns could be in varieties. Like cape gown, evening gown, ballroom gown, Side Slit gown, mermaid gown, bodycon gown, Straight cut gown or A-line gown, etc. American fashion is widely influenced by celebrities and the media.
Wedding Outfits in US
Auspicious occasions like weddings & engagement a gown is what is always worn. The bride wears a white color gown with a veil. All the bridesmaids wear long beautiful gowns having the same color.
Indian in America
Quite a small number of Indians do reside in America. They too follow the American styles of clothing. Except on days of Indian festivals or on a day of Indian wedding the American Indians or the NRI’s are seen in Traditional Indian outfits like Sarees, Lehengas, Anarkali, Shararas, Palazzo, Dhoti suits, etc.
Indian Brides in USA
Indian brides staying in America who has their weddings as per Indian culture, wears Traditional Indian Bridal Lehenga on their wedding day, a mehendi lehenga on their mehendi ceremony and an engagement saree on their engagement day. Likewise, the bridesmaid’s wears Indian Style Bridesmaid Lehenga. While the mothers wear wedding sarees, Wedding Salwar Kameez.