ISLAMABAD: Eid shopping reaches its peak, Traditional Punjabi Footwear ‘Embroidered Leather Khussa’ sales goes up on Eid significantly all across the country as it still popular among Pakistani girls and boys with its unique designs.
A report aired by a private news channel said , Eid-ul-Fitr is just around the corner and everyone is in care to complete her shopping for Eid. Every girl want to look up dated from head to toe so after buying the stylish and trendy dress the next thing comes to mind is footwear.
Today where the trends of high heels and so many European styled shoes is becoming popular, still there is a liking of khussa by young girls to wear on special events like Eid and mehndi function, even those little kids with their small pretty khussa shoes look amazing.
There goes an old saying “Old is Gold” and no one can deny this fact in any field of life whether its old friendship, relation, thing or trend. Just like that Khussa is our oldest trend, which was much seen in Mughal Empire of sub-continent when kings and princes were used to wearing khussas with their highly embroidered dresses.
With modern era, Khussa industry has flourished a lot with various forms and shapes of Khussas available but today we are focusing on its traditional looks as they are the best for weddings, special occasions such as Eids and parties, said a Asad Khan at Khussa shop.
Khussas are available in almost all colours and elegant designs. They are sequined with bead work or encrusted with colorful stones or pearls. You can find them in almost every colour to match your Eid outfit, he added.
Khussa is a trend of South Asia which is going conventionally and still people like to wear it, said a customer Asad Rao while purchasing a pair of khussa for her daughter.
Either boys or girls or kids or old people, khussa is available for people of all ages. Especially with traditional dresses khussa looks simply elegant, said an owner of kussa shop in Rawalpindi.
Mostly young girls wear open khussa with their jeans and kurta dress these days that shows the demand of this footwear among a modern generation. These khussas are open from the back to make it handy for daily use and are beautifully designed from the front closed part, he explained.
Another worker at shop said he formal wear khussas include tilla and thread works to give it amazing fancy look. The colors mostly chose by men are black, silver and golden for their wedding days.
The beautiful tilla work is performed in different patterns by the expertise. For girls, the use of stones and cuts within the shoe is made as per demand, he added.
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