The evolution of sweater vests in Indian cinema

How a humble home-kint became a Bollywood staple

Adete Dahiya
4 min readMay 7, 2022

--

The importance of certain costumes cannot be ignored in the Hindi film universe. The home-knit sweater vest is one of them. No one knows when the quintessential jersey, most often worn by sportsmen, with its v-neck, sleeveless style, and chunky knit, became a Bollywood staple — the uniform for the…

--

--

Adete Dahiya

Sharing ideas on how to live & work better | Writer & artist pursuing MA in Psychology I Subscribe to read more: www.adete.co/newsletter