Manish Malhotra is a name equally synonymous with Bollywood and bridal wear. And when I say bridal, bridesmaids can take notes too. When you are entrusted with a duty to stay beside the bride on her special day, you’d better show up in your best looks. Exquisite craftsmanship, vibrant colours and innovative designs are guaranteed in Manish Malhotra designs. So, if you are on the lookout for that perfect bridesmaid ensemble, don’t look far. Get inspired by one of India’s most celebrated designers’ work – check out these gorgeous Manish Malhotra lehengas.
1. Pretty in Peach
The bride is entitled to enjoy all the attention at her wedding. But, that doesn’t mean you can’t have your moment of ultimate style. If discreet elegance is what you are looking for why not go easy on the embellishments and let the distinctive design speak for itself. This peach embroidered jacket lehenga is effortlessly elegant. What makes it unique is the open Nehru collar jacket with zardozi work on the yoke. The heavily embroidered floral panel on the jacket border adds just enough glamour along with the hand-sewn sequined border on the silk skirt. The net jacket also features high slits up the sides and a deep cut back. The dupatta is also in net fabric with large tassels at the end.
2. Yellow Resham
Thanks to designers like Manish Malhotra, lehengas are getting a facelift from the usual traditional design. Zardozi is no longer the only preferred embellishment for bridal wear, nor is the midriff baring blouse important. Check out the yellow resham and sequin work on this beige raw silk paneled corset and the hand-sewn sequin embellished border on the blue raw silk lehenga. The corset has a sheer net back for added style – best to be flaunted with an elegant bridal hairstyle. The dupatta is in beige net fabric with velvet golus at the ends.
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3. Soft and Elegant Beige
If you are looking for a bridesmaid lehenga without the bright colours, you could try this beige raw silk lehenga with emerald green velvet blouse. The lehenga has pleats up top for a snug fit and then flairs down to an olive green sequin embroidered border. This cut can be flattering on curvaceous figures. The boat neck blouse design has net and golden embroidery detailing while the dupatta is beige net with sequin embroidery and butti work.
4. Light Notes
Want to be truly unique? Forget the reds, yellows and gold’s that are the usual’s at weddings. Try this lilac georgette lehenga with an ivory Chantilly lace blouse. The lehenga is embellished with ivory resham work, which is a perfect representation of minimalistic glamour. The dupatta in lilac net fabric also carries resham work on the borders. The high neck sleeveless blouse is certainly a unique style statement.
5. Colour Power
Electric blue, coral and lilac blue – get ready to make an unforgettable appearance in these trendy colours. Better yet, the electric blue lehenga features overall resham work. Though the coral raw silk blouse has been kept simple, don’t miss the gold detailing and dash of lime green on the sleeves. The dupatta in aqua blue net has heavy tassels for some extra style.
If you belong in the category of those, who love taking chances with styles and want to look new and different, look at some of these Manish Malhotra lehengas. They are a stunner and each of them are jaw-dropping gorgeous.
Take your pick from these or more below and get inspired to make sure that you steal some attention from the bride.
6. Pretty in Pink
For those pretty ladies who would love to show their mid-riff but are a little hesitant, this bridal lehenga is just for you. A pretty pink lehenga with a long net embellished jacket will make you look comfortable in your skin with very little skin show.
7. Navy Blue and Gold Manish Malhotra Lehenga
Bridal lehengas speak class and elegance. Similarly, this navy blue lehenga with dull gold border and a similarly dull blouse can be worn to sangeet functions or an engagement party.
8. Navy Blue and Red Lehenga
What makes designer Manish Malhotra so loved? Yes! His sence of color combinations. Look at this bridal lehenga in navy blue, coral and velvet, all put-together with an add-on of gold embellishments for decorations. Wow!
9. Bronze and Gold Manish Malhotra Lehenga
Whoever said bridal lehengas are all about embellishments in gold and silver? This Manish Malhotra lehenga has cream resham work embroidery on the beige raw-silk lehenga that makes it extremely unique.
10. Pink Manish Malhotra Lehenga
Perfect for a sangeet, a pink lehenga is every girl’s favourite! A very simple yet pretty bridal lehenga like this does not even need an accessory like a waistband or a kamarband to add sexiness to the waist. The embroidery on the waist-line is sufficient for the lehenga to stand out from what other’s would wear.
11. Olive and Peach Lehenga by Manish Malhotra
This Olive and pink of all the Manish Malhotra lehengas, stands out for it’s unusual designs and contrasting colors. The heavily embellished silk jacket complements the plain olive skirt.
12. Bronze and Red Designer Lehenga
A Manish Malhotra lehenga speaks for itself. A Cinderella styles lehenga is styled with a long sleeveless kurta styled jacket with gold embellishments.
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