Wondering what to wear in this scorching heat? While the temperature is soaring high and the Sun is shining bright, wearing anything will not work at all. ’tis the season when you want to look good and at the same time stay comfortable. No, don’t stress, we have the answer too. Wear cotton. Be it just a simple white cotton t-shirt or some printed dress, cotton makes summers bearable.

Even Union Minister for Textiles Smriti Irani tweeted #CottonIsCool and posted a picture of her in a multicolored cotton saree. Well, she is looking forward to “celebrating Indian summers” with her cotton look. She tagged five of her colleagues and invited others to share their cotton look. Well, it’s not a bad idea. Wearing cotton in summer certainly keeps you comfortable all day long. It keeps you cool the entire day as cotton provides thermal insulation and keep fabric away from the skin and let air pass through. Cotton is best for sensitive skin and is very durable. The fabric controls moisture and absorbs like a towel.

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It keeps you cool the entire day as cotton provides thermal insulation and keep fabric away from the skin and let air pass through. Cotton is best for sensitive skin and is very durable. The fabric controls moisture and absorbs like a towel.

So, all set to wear cotton this summer? But before you think about being trendy, here is a lowdown on how our celebs wear cotton (read: cheat sheet for your style).

Parineeti Chopra: This elegant looking dress from the house of Anita Dongre is styled with a natural handwoven cotton. Embroidered in resham, sequin, and pearl, it goes perfectly with A-line mini skirt.

Anushka Sharma: White is the colour of summer. Anushka Sharma perfectly pulls up this white cotton dress. Well, this is perfect to wear anywhere.

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Sonam Kapoor: This Payal Khandwala outfit is perfect for parties. A green kurta with white separates and a blue jacket, Sonam looks elegant. This is what we call a perfect traditional wear with a twist.

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Here is another look of Sonam that you just can’t miss trying this summer

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Check out some of the other summer cotton dresses here: