A kurti is a traditional item of clothing worn by women and is the female form of a kurta. It is a long form of top wear that women wear coupled with leggings, churidar or even a salwar. It can also account for indo-western wear when teamed with jeans or trousers. Kurtis can also be worn with a dupatta or a scarf, casually or formally depending on the work on the kurti.
Kurtis can be designed to look casual in material such as cotton or can be designed to look formal with heavy embroidery, stone work, zari work, a border as options.