Venda traditional attires are made with Venda fabrics. These fabrics come in various colors and are perfect for blending with plain materials. As a result of modern fashion and civilization, most people now try to modernize their traditional attires. The Venda prints are great for making attires for men, ladies, couples, and even children. You can even make use of this fabric to sew a Venda-inspired suit. To help you choose a nice style, we have compiled this list of 45 modern Venda traditional attire in different categories. The traditional attires in this post are up to date with the modern fashion trends; however, they still maintain their traditional detail.
Venda Traditional Attires In Different Categories
To help you choose the best modern Venda traditional attire, we have categorized them into groups. And for each attire, we have also explained how best to rock it. The Venda fabric is now been used to create designs and patterns on other plain fabrics, and here are some that you may like.
Modern Venda Traditional Attire For Men
1. Blue Kaftan Top Styled With Venda Prints
A Venda man can rock this outfit for his traditional wedding, a day at the office, Heritage Day, a photoshoot, or for a casual event – it all just depends on the shoe he wears and the type of trouser. For an elegant look, this blue kaftan styled with Venda prints should be rocked with fitted plain trousers and formal shoes. For a casual look, you can wear black or white jeans with sneakers. For a very simple look, he can rock this outfit with male sandal shoes.
2. Kaftan With Three-Quarter Trouser
This Venda traditional attire for men is simple and classy. A man can wear this outfit for his Venda traditional wedding, worship service, and any casual event. He can rock it with male sandals or white sneakers. If you like the pattern of the top but do not feel comfortable about the length of the trouser, you can as well request that your dressmaker modify the style. This outfit can look classy or too simple; it all depends on how you wear it.
3. White Button Shirt And Black Ripped Jean
This is another simple but classy Venda traditional attire for men. It is a perfect way to transform the regular white button top into traditional attire. You are free to creatively play with the Venda prints to create designs and patterns on the top.
You can choose to rock this white top with ripped jeans, normal jeans, chinos, or plain trousers. Depending on the trouser you wear, you can rock the outfit with formal shoes, sneakers, or male sandals. This outfit can be worn for a photoshoot, traditional wedding, a day at the office, or any event of your choice, as long as you go with the right shoes and trousers.
4. Turtle-Neck White Top And Jean
The Venda print is made of bright and beautiful colors that can easily be combined with other colors to look amazing. With any Venda print, you can design a white turtle-neck button shirt to give it a traditional look. Depending on the look you wish to create, you can decide to either let the shirt fly or tuck it in.
You can rock this top with jean trousers and sneakers for a simple but sophisticated look. And for a formal look, go for plain or chinos trousers and formal shoes. A man can wear this outfit for his traditional wedding, a photoshoot, a day at work, and worship services.
5. Round Neck Top
This modern Venda traditional attire for men is best for men who have broad shoulders. However, almost any man can rock this outfit with the right fitting. You can decide to rock this blue round neck top with jean trousers or with plain trousers.
It is a simple and perfect outfit for a traditional wedding or practically any event. You can also rock it with sneakers or formal shoes. If you want to rock this outfit with jeans, consider wearing sneakers, and if with plain trousers, consider formal shoes.
6. Yellow Long-Sleeves Shirt Styled With Venda Fabric
The creativity in the pattern which the Venda fabric was used to style this yellow button shirt is what makes it stand out. Like most Venda traditional attire for men, you can rock with different trousers, as long as the color matches the top.
However, since the color of the top is bright, you may want to consider using black or white trousers to avoid looking colorful. You can rock this outfit for a wedding or an event with formal shoes or sneakers.
7. Round Neck Long Sleeves Senator
This round neck senator attire is a modern traditional Venda attire for men that is perfect for any man. However, men with broad shoulders may look better on it. The attire can be used for a traditional wedding, photoshoot, worship services, and even a day at work. You can rock it with white sneakers, male sandals, or formal shoes. If you intend to wear this outfit for a traditional event, you can consider wearing beads on your neck and hand.
The major difference between this senator and others on this list is the Venda print style used to design the outfit. This outfit is best for slim and tall men. As a result of the length of the top, if a short Man wears it, it makes his legs look shorter and, as a result, makes him look shorter. Depending on the shoe, you can rock this outfit to almost any event. You can rock it with sneakers or formal shoes.
9. Venda-Inspired Turtle-Neck Suits
You can turn your suit into a traditional attire by designing it with Venda Prints, while retaining the formal look a suit has, it now becomes a traditional look. You can rock this outfit with sneakers or formal shoes. This outfit is great for a traditional wedding, a photoshoot, and any other event where wearing a suit will be a good idea.
10. Venda-Inspired Polo
This Venda-inspired polo is a simple but eye-catching outfit. A man can wear this polo to any event or location where wearing a polo is the right outfit. For a catchy look, rock this polo with a jean and white sneakers.
Venda Traditional Attire For Ladies
Venda Prints can also be used to create some gorgeous modern traditional attires for ladies, and we have compiled a list of some of such attires.
11. White Singlet And Pencil Skirt
This Venda traditional attire is perfect for slim, curvy, and chubby ladies, but it may not look good on plus-sized ladies because it may reveal her body folds, and she may not be comfortable with it. A lady can rock this outfit on Heritage Day, as a bridesmaid and for a photoshoot.
To add more details to the look, you can consider wearing beads around her head, neck, and hands. Depending on the look the lady wants to create, she can rock the outfit with heels, a low shoe, or white sneakers. For a casual look, you use a beautiful slippers shoe or low sandal shoes.
12. Armless Mermaid Gown
This outfit is perfect for a Venda lady who wants her modern traditional Venda attire to make a bold fashion statement. To avoid getting disappointed, it is advisable you employ the services of a very skilled and creative fashion designer. As a lady, you can rock this outfit for your traditional wedding, as a wedding guest, or for a photoshoot. To look elegant, you should preferably rock this outfit with high heels.
As beautiful as this outfit is, it may not be suitable for all ladies. It is a great idea for slim ladies. Chubby ladies can also rock it, but plus-sized ladies may not look good or feel comfortable in this dress.
13. Knee-Length Mermaid Gown
Ladies like outfits that make them look elegant, sexy, and decent. However, getting an outfit that meets all these qualifications is not always easy. This Venda modern traditional attire for ladies is a perfect blend for all of these qualities. If you do not want a part of your cleavage showing, you can modify the style; the fact that the arm is one-sided adds enough sexiness to the outfit.
This outfit is perfect for almost any event; for formal occasions, high heels will be best; for casual events, low shoes can do the job, and for Sunday lunch, you can rock it with wedge slippers. This outfit is best for slim ladies.
14. Venda-Inspired Blazer And Pencil Skirt
This Venda-inspired suit is classy, elegant, and fashionable. Transforming a suit into a cultural attire is absolutely creative. Depending on the nature of what you wear inside the blazer, you can wear this outfit to work. You can also wear it for a business meeting or date.
Depending on the look you wish to create, you can rock this outfit with white sneakers, formal heels, sandal heels, or low shoes. This outfit is great for either slim or chubby ladies, but not plus-sized ladies.
15. Armless Peplum Blouse And Mermaid Skirt
You can rock this outfit to a wedding, for your traditional marriage, on Heritage Day, and for a worship service. For a classy look, this outfit is best with heels. It is best for slim, curvy, or chubby ladies. To give it a better fitting, you may want to consider using a corset.
16. Armless FishTail Gown
This red armless fishtail gown is a modern attire; however, what makes it a traditional dress is the belt, made with Venda fabric. This outfit is perfect for almost any lady but may not look good on plus-sized ladies. You can rock this outfit for your traditional wedding, as a wedding guest, or for a date night. To make the attire look elegant, you should consider wearing heels.
17. Armless Peplum Blouse And Pencil Skirt
This detailed armless peplum blouse is perfect for almost all body types. However, for plus-sized ladies, it may make them look fuller. You can decide to make your pencil skirt longer or shorter. You can wear this outfit with low shoes or formal high heels. It is perfect for Sunday service, photoshoot, and even a day at work.
18. Short Flare Gown
This is a simple Venda traditional attire for ladies that bridesmaids can wear. This outfit is simple but classy and can be rocked with high heels, sneakers, and low shoes. You can rock it with nice fancy slippers for visiting a friend or a simple evening date. Ladies can wear this outfit for weddings, Sunday services, photoshoots, and almost be any event.
19. White Polo And Venda Prints
A Venda lady can also dress in white polo and Venda prints as an apron to cover the lower part of her body. This attire is traditional attire for single ladies, and it is perfect for ladies of all body types. This outfit is best rocked with white sneakers.
20. White A-Line Off-Shoulder Dress
A lady can wear this outfit for her traditional wedding, white wedding reception, Sunday service, photoshoot, and practically all formal events. The outfit will fit any lady, except those who are plus-sized. For ladies who do not have a flat tummy, a corset can be used to give the dress a better fitting. This outfit is best worn with high heels.
21. White Body Hug Top, Pencil Skirt, And Cape
This outfit looks very similar to the first outfit in this category of Modern Venda traditional attires for ladies, but with a closer observation, you will notice that the pencil skirts have different styles. This skirt seems to take the shape of the letter A. And the cape around her back adds details to the look. You can rock this outfit with heels, white sneakers, or low white shoes.
22. Crop Top And High Waist Skirt/Trouser
You can also make use of your Venda traditional fabric to sew this off-shoulder crop top and high waist skirt. The outfit is great for slim, curvy, or chubby ladies, as long as you have a flat tummy. You can rock this outfit with either formal or sandal high heels or even low shoes.
23. Sleeveless Two-Step Flare Gown
Almost any lady can rock this modern Venda traditional attire. Making the gown have two layers at the lower part gives it more details. A lady can rock this outfit as a wedding guest, to a day at work, and for Sunday church service. You can wear the outfit with high heels or low shoes.
24. Off-Shoulder Ball Gown
A Venda lady can wear this off-the-shoulder ball gown for a photoshoot. This outfit is best for a photoshoot or a ball event. Wearing this outfit as a wedding guest or a casual event will not be a good idea because you will attract a lot of attention. However, you can rock this outfit at your traditional wedding.
25. One-Sided Peplum Mermaid Gown
This Venda traditional attire is perfect for a bride who wants to look like royalty on her big day. However, you don’t have to be a bride to dress up looking like royalty. Aside from wearing it for a traditional wedding, you can use it for a photoshoot. The bead around the upper part of the gown adds a lot of details. This outfit is best for slim and/or curvy ladies and is best with high heels.
26. Strapless Gown With Slit In Front
You can rock this gown to a wedding, for a church service, photoshoot, and any classy event. The gown is a great idea for slim ladies but will also look beautiful on curvy ladies. Chubby ladies may need a corset to look good in this outfit. This outfit is preferable with sandals, high heels; however, you can wear them with a formal high heel.
27. Three-Step Strapless Gown
This is another Venda traditional attire for ladies that is perfect for brides. But even if it’s not your wedding, you can rock this outfit to storm a wedding; all things being equal, you will likely be the best-dressed wedding guest. This outfit is best for slim ladies because chubby or plus-sized ladies will look fuller in this. To have an elegant look, rock this gown with high heels.
28. Armless Crop Top And High Waist Mermaid Skirt
The Venda colors prints make it easy for a lady to sew practically anything. You can even use the fabric to sew a blouse and skirt without looking too colorful. This crop top and mermaid skirt is one of the chicest attire for ladies to sew with the Venda prints.
This outfit is best for slim ladies with the petite figure because it looks elegant, mature, taller, and fashionable. However, tall and slim ladies can also rock it. The outfit is best rocked with formal or sandals high heels.
Modern Venda Traditional Matching Couple Attires
Here are some modern Venda traditional matching couple attires that couples can wear for their traditional wedding and other events.
29. Venda Prints and White Polo | Black Jean And Kaftan Top
A Venda couple who want to wear matching attire and want a blend of both modern traditional outfit and core Venda traditional attire should consider this matching couples attire. While the lady’s outfit is a core Venda traditional attire, the man’s outfit has a blend of modern fashion trends. And neither of them will have to worry about the attire being perfect for their body type because both attires will fit just anybody.
As a lady, to give your attire a more detailed traditional look, you should rock it with beads on your neck, hands, and ankles, and also with white sneakers. Depending on his preference, the man can rock this attire with formal shoes or sneakers. A couple can rock this outfit on Heritage Day, a traditional wedding, or a photoshoot.
30. Red Ball Gown | Blue Kaftan
This matching Venda traditional couples attire can be rocked for a traditional wedding and a photoshoot. Although the man and woman are wearing different colors of fabric, the use of the same Venda print to style both attires shows a lot of creativity and makes each outfit a good complement to the other.
The man can rock his outfit with a male sandal, formal shoes, or sneakers, while the lady’s outfit is best with heels. The lady’s outfit is best for slim ladies because it makes them look fuller; however, chubby and plus-sized ladies can also rock this attire.
31. Armless Full-Length Gown | Red Kaftan
Couples can rock this outfit for their traditional wedding, as wedding guests, or for special events. The full-length gown is perfect for slim brides because it reveals the shape of their upper body and makes the lower part of her body from her waist look fuller. On the other side, the man’s outfit is perfect for men of any body size; all he needs to do is sew his size.
When rocking this outfit for a classy event, you should consider wearing formal shoes, while the lady can wear sandal high heels. The man’s outfit can also be worn for a casual event with white sneakers. But if the lady wears this outfit for a casual event, she may look overdressed. However, this depends on the type of event and the look she wants to wear.
32. Mermaid Gown | Green Senator Top and White Jean Trouser
A Venda couple who wishes to attract as much attention as possible at an event should consider rocking this Venda traditional matching attire for couples. The lady’s outfit is best for slim and curvy ladies. Chubby ladies may also look good in it with the help of a corset. Also, if you are not comfortable with the mermaid gown being sleeveless, you can consider modifying the style. This gown is best with high sandals or slippers heel shoes.
For the man, if you intend to use dull colors, like the green color in the image, then you should also consider white trousers. A man can rock this outfit with formal shoes or white sneakers. This couple’s attire will also be suitable for a photoshoot.
33. Ankle-Length Flare Gown | Senator
This outfit is modern Venda traditional attire for couples, with a touch of traditional look. To give it a better traditional look, couples can consider using beads around their neck and hands. The man’s outfit is perfect for a man of any body type and can be rocked with formal shoes or sneakers.
The woman’s outfit is also a good idea for a lady of any body size, including plus-sized ladies. She can rock this gown with formal high heels or sandal high heels. Low shoes would not give the gown the elegance it deserves. Couples can rock this outfit for their traditional wedding, photoshoot, Heritage Day, or practically any event where they wish to wear matching clothes. This outfit is also a good idea when you have a small piece of Venda prints and want to make something beautiful out of it.
34. Off-Shoulder Mermaid Gown | White And Red Top With Blue Plain Trouser
Couples can rock this outfit for a photoshoot, their traditional wedding, as wedding guests, and church services. The man can rock his outfit with sneakers or formal shoes, while the lady can rock the gown with heels. The lady’s outfit is great for slim ladies – curvy ladies will also look great in it. Plus-sized ladies may also be able to rock this outfit with the help of a good dressmaker.
35. Off-Shoulder Three-Step Mermaid Gown | Venda Inspired Suit
It is common to see both men and women try to modernize traditional attires, but sometimes in the process, the attire looks more modern than traditional. As a couple, if you want a traditional attire that is modern but still says a lot about culture, this outfit is something you should consider.
The mermaid gown is a modern fashion trend, but the fabric, the hat, and the staff on her hand say so much about Venda’s rich cultural heritage. The Venda fabric on the man’s suit is also a perfect blend of fashion and culture. While the man’s attire is suitable for all men and can be rocked with formal shoes or white sneakers, the woman’s attire is best for slim, curvy, and chubby ladies.
36. Off-Shoulder Ball Gown | Button Shirt Designed With Venda Prints
This attire is best for a traditional wedding. However, you can rock this matching Venda traditional attire for couples at any other event. The off-shoulder dress is perfect for ladies of any body type, and so is the man’s attire.
You can rock this dress with sandals, slippers, or high heels for the ladies. If it is a casual event, like visiting a friend, you can use wedge slippers or any lovely slippers. You can rock this outfit with formal shoes or sneakers for the men.
37. Two-Step Cape Mermaid Gown | Green Kaftan And Black Trouser
For the lady’s dress, you can make the cape at the back detachable if you do not need it to be present all the time. Besides rocking this mermaid gown for your traditional wedding, you can also rock it as a wedding guest with your husband. The gown is best with high heels.
The man’s outfit can be rocked with jeans and chinos trousers. He can rock it with either formal shoes or sneakers, depending on the trouser he is wearing. Couples can rock these matching outfits, for their traditional wedding, as guests to an event, and for a photoshoot.
38. Two-Step Gown | Suit
Couples can rock this outfit for their traditional wedding. However, the lady’s two-step gown is best for slim ladies because it will make chubby or plus-sized ladies look fuller than they are. She can rock this outfit with high heels. At the same time, the man can rock his suit with white sneakers or formal shoes.
39. Knee-Length Mermaid Gown | Senator
This is another simple modern Venda traditional attire for couples. The lady’s attire is best for slim and curvy ladies and to look elegant. It is best with high heels, but low shoes can also be worn. The man’s outfit can be worn with sneakers or formal shoes.
40. Red Ball Gown | Turtle-Neck Kaftan
This traditional attire for couples is best for a traditional wedding. It is a perfect blend of modern and traditional attires. And the ball gown is a nice style for all types of ladies. To look elegant, it is best to wear the gown with high heels. Couples can also rock this outfit for a photoshoot.
Mother and Daughter Twinning Venda Traditional Attires
41. Long Sleeves A-Line Gown | Flare Gown
This attire is perfect for a mother who wants to wear matching clothes with her daughter, but not the same style. While the mother wears a full-length line dress that holds the body together and may require lifting the lower part to move easily, the daughter’s outfit is just comfortable for a child.
The mother can rock this outfit with sandals or formal heels, while her daughter can wear sneakers, heels, or low shoes. Mother and daughter can rock this twinning outfit for a photoshoot, wedding event, or worship service.
42. Venda Prints
Mother and daughter twinning does not always have to be when the daughter is still a child. An adult lady can also twin with her elderly mother, and the Venda prints are a great idea for this. They can both decide whether or not to use a white polo or singlet under the wrapper.
Venda Traditional Attire For Families
43. Venda Prints And Black Short Sleeves Polo | Kaftan
Although the image here shows a family of three, this Venda traditional attire for families can also be rocked by a family with a larger number of children. The traditional outfit the woman is wearing is perfect for any lady, and it is a core Venda traditional attire that can be used for a traditional wedding. For a family with a daughter, she can wear the same attire her mother is putting on.
The outfit of the father and his son can be rocked with either formal shoes or white sneakers, depending on the look they want to create. This traditional family attire can be rocked on Heritage Day, for a photoshoot, or to any traditional event. The best way to rock the lady’s attire is with white sneakers or sandal shoes.
44. Peplum Blouse and Mermaid Skirt | Kaftan | White Ball Gown
For most families matching outfits, it is common to see the girl twining with her mother, but in this case, she does so with her father, while the son wears the same color of clothes with his mother. A family can wear this outfit for events and a photoshoot. It is essential that the children’s outfits are always comfortable.
45. Peplum Dress | Kaftan
A Venda family can recreate this attire for their family, and of course, they can use it for a photoshoot, church services, and any event where they want to wear matching attires. The male attire can be rocked with both formal shoes and white sneakers. The little girl’s gown is just perfect for a child. It is beautiful and comfortable to wear. The mother’s attire is best with high heels, and nice-to-match accessories will also be a good idea.