Chilly winter mornings, warm sunny afternoons & cold evenings means the shaadi season has officially begun!
That also means a lot of weddings to attend, back-to-back. When deciding what to wear for an event we have two choices, either we buy a new dress or, we wear what we already own. Let’s face it both the choices are equally hard!
Indian weddings are full of grandeur and never cease to amaze us, there will be twirling brides, proud parents, food to feed half the population of India, loud Bollywood music & a fashion show!
Follow these simple tips by Stylish By Nature for a quick wardrobe fix and steer into this wedding season. Here are some season’s hottest wedding outfits that will up your fashion quotient whether you are a guest or part of the bridal party.
Inspiration for Haldi Ceremony
You’d want to wear something fun and preferably colors like Yellow, Orange & White. If you want to make a style statement then you should opt for a cape style dupatta, Mirror work is looks very chic & versatile, you can also wear a simple outfit and team it up with a nice statement neckpiece, a classic Patiala never goes out of style you can wear it with jutties and it’ll give you that extra edge & a feminine feel!
Inspiration for Mehendi Ceremony
Mehendi can be a small function at home or a lavish affair outdoors, you should think of clothes that are comfortable & easy to wear and remove because you’ll be waiting in squiggly lines for 2 hours until the aunties in line before you get’s their Mehendi done. Think of pastels colors for Mehendi or you can also dress up in shades of Green. Here we’ve put together some pictures to help you pick the perfect mehendi outfit!
Inspiration for Sangeet Ceremony
An Indian wedding is not complete without a sangeet function, the dances prepared by the family members and friends, Dancing competition between the Groom’s side and Bride’s side; all of this makes Sangeet the best part of the wedding celebration. When selecting outfits for sangeet keep in mind, you can get as creative as you want with your outfit, sangeet is basically about showing off your fashion sense and owning the look! You should pick colors like Pink, Cobalt Blue, Maroon and Black. The styles that are in trend are, crop blouses & skirts, off shoulder blouses, cape sleeves, Heavy dupatta and light lehenga, Brocade is high on fashion scale so you can invest in a brocade skirt with plain blouse or you can even get yourself a brocade vest which can be worn over contrasting anarkalis or over a plain blouse.
Inpiration for Baraat & Pheras
While the Bride would have had ample amount of time & budget to plan her wedding outfit, we would not be as lucky! To ease you into the wedding spirit without stressing too much we’ve put together some of the best looks for the Pheras or Baraat. Gota patti work or Indian embroidery is best suited for this function, you can wear bright colors. Kundan Jewellery worn with Indian outfits looks classic and is best suited for this function. You can play around with your hair and do a updo for this function and accentuate it with flowers like jasmine, rose etc..
Inspiration for Reception
Reception is a western function which is adopted in the Indian culture, here the trick to look chic is to wear modern Indian outfits or a classic saree with modern embroidery in pastel color will also look great. You should look elegant & classy. Diamond Jewellery should be worn and English colors like Blush Pink, Beige, Gold and White should be preferred.
The floor is all yours; put your most fashionable foot forward ladies :)
Till next time....Keep it STYLISH By Nature !!
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