Bandhini salwar kameez are usually engaged with cotton clothing material. It is a block work like tie and dye method which comes from Rajasthan and Gujarat. Fabrics like pure cotton, Terri cotton and Poly cotton are easily fix with tie and dye process. The colours are based on vegetable dyes. Mostly bandhini salwar kameez comes with more than three or four colour depends on the price of the set. Tints of dark colours like blue, maroon, orange, violet, red, bottle green are frequently comes with shades of light colours in bahdhini salwar kameez. The techniques used to design the bandhini patterns are circles, waves, stripes, triangles, squares and dots.
Cotton bandhini salwar kameez are famous in Surat. The production of cotton clothing with bhandhini patterns in summer and spring will be more. Indians love to wear bright and contrast colour kameez with white cotton salwar and dupatta. Mirror or mica work, golden thread loses embroidery work with small beads, and glitter works are used to make the Bandhini salwar kameez set more pretty and also for cotton clothing .
Now days, foreigners are concentrating more on bandhini salwar kameez in cotton fabrics. Bright Cotton crush bandhini materials with sequins work steal them and tempt them to wear it with enthusiasm. Bandhini salwar kameez looks good for slim bodies. In south Chennai, they used to wear cotton salwar kameez with traditional bhandhini patterns like peacock, mangoes, temple structures, floral and leaf motifs. They also focus on geometrical lines and shapes like vertical columns, horizontal rows, diagonal lines and broken structures for cotton clothing .