Salwar Kameez styles have come of age and come adorned with different styles of embroidery and embellishments like Phulkari, Chikankari, Meenakari or Kundan, Resham, Zari and Zardosi patterns. Other patterns include Bandhej, beaded sequins, mirror work, Leharia and block prints. While printed and smart cut salwar kameez are preferred for casual or office wear, the ones with rich embellishments are coveted for special occasions and as party wear. Asian designers have made this garment a fashion statement with introducing halter necks and off shoulder kameez and taken the world by storm. Today latest trends in designer salwar kameez dominate the ethnic clothing scene.