With the summer knocking at the door, you are certain to receive a number of wedding invitations or must be quite short of time planning and helping out your nearest kin for his/her wedding. Along with it, comes the stress to get your wardrobe updated with latest ensembles to look no less radiant than the bride! With a multitude of ceremonies like sangeet, Mehndi, engagement, cocktail party, wedding ceremony etc, you can’t help but require a multitude of ensembles to turn heads each time you walk into the ceremony hall!
dress ideas for guests attending the wedding
To help you out, we take some refreshing inspiration from LFW and AIFW and present some truly jaw dropping dress ideas for guests attending the wedding! Stay hooked!
Capes With Lehenga
Remember the hassle of trying to carry your dupattas in style but failing miserably! Looks like our designers have woken up the woes of a dupattas and presented the cape dupattas! Hanging loosely all over or on one side in varying lengths and designs, embroideries, they are perfect to be adorned to any of the marriage ceremony- be it mehndi or cocktail party! Life’s definitely is happier without those sucking pins and dupattas! Check out various embroidered or stylish caped lehengas with stylish cuts for that extra oomph! Complete this wedding guest attire with appropriate accessories and knock everybody’s breath out! Replace lehengas with stylish dhotis, palazzos and even sarees to infuse a fresh tilt to the sexy silhouette!
Lehengas With Cropped Tops And Layered Jackets
Another huge trend is the flowing lehengas with crop tops and layered jackets. From summery prints to heavily embroidered and embellished, they give you just the right touch of style and sensuality! Whether you are attending your friends’ wedding or your near and dear ones, you can get the style and the richness of these wedding guest dresses adjusted accordingly! With the jacket trend certain to stay, pair them with Anarkalis or straight fit suits or even sarees to ooze the perfect ethnic ethereal look in the modern avatar! These are perfect for engagement, mehndi or any other bespoke occasion!
Long skirts are another extremely stylish option to adorn! If you are not a lehenga fan, this could be a terrific option! They are so comfortable to adorn that you can breeze though any dancing grooves and moves in it. Crafted from rich chiffons, georgettes and carrying the right embellishments and embroideries, they are easily paired with various ensembles for mesmerizing wedding guests’ dresses! Pairing them with jackets, crop tops, dupattas or even shoulder bare blouses give them a very edgy look!
Check out Sonakshi Sinha adorning Anita Dongre’s creation with long blouse!
Palazzo may seem like an outgoing fashion but teamed with tops they look super chic and can form varied dresses to wear for wedding! Team flowing palazzos with short blouses with slits in front to look extremely sizzling at a friend’s or neighbor’s wedding party. However, if you are looking for dresses to wear for wedding of close family members give it a rich look with exquisitely embroidered long ornate jacket. For variations and twists, replace palazzos with Aladdin pants, and chodidars!
The lehenga and saree are an eternal wedding ethnic wear. This year, give it a western twist by adorning the fusion of lehenga and saree to give yourself a sensual flowing silhouette. With western cuts and styles infused with Indian embroidery in rich fabrics like silk, georgette, chiffon etc., they look knee watering sexy! Get them in all the latest pantomime colors of 2016 and rock the party!
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Gowns have definitely become stellar attire of late. The Indian makeover given to this western attire has created some stunning showstopper pieces. Crafted from varied materials, from sleek pieces to the heavy embroidered ones fused with Indian as well as western cuts have made them a rich yet very comfortable attire! Don’t miss out adding a piece or two to your wedding wearable collection. Check out some hot picks in the images provided! For those skins conscious, check out the gowns with dupattas!
Sarees and Lehengas
No Indian wedding can be complete without a saree and a lehenga. However, this season, they need not be boring! Saree gowns, dhoti sarees, stylish and innovative draping, cape blouses have reincarnated the traditional attire and infused fresh life. With stylish capes, blouses of varying lengths, jackets, or even the traditional typical wear has never looked as invigorating. Check out some of the hot picks!
The current wedding ensemble fashion is all about the beautiful fusion of the eastern and western attire! From the subtle and romantic pastel hues to the bold striking colors, choose your pick and flaunt your inner bohemian and uber chic side while retaining the elegance, sophistication and richness of Indian traditional attire. Remember to let us know of your showstopper looks!
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