Modern new-age brides have undoubtedly brought an air of transformation to the eons old classic red bridal ensemble. With Anushka Sharma walking down the aisle in her soft blush floral panelled lehenga at her dreamy Italian wedding, all the brides-to-be were truly crushing at pastels and soon the bridal market flooded with the raging trend. From pastels to sheer silhouettes, florals and all things whimsical, brides became synonymous to bridesmaids in their attires gravitating towards English culture.
However, thanks to our glamourous and popular B-Town divas for bringing back the iconic red bridal outfits to trend again. Indian brides and the significance of red color have a close revelation than just mere fashion and vogue. According to Vedas, the Hindu scriptures lays the foundation of how the passionate color red influences bride’s trousseau and several health benefits associated with it. The color is not only meant to personify prosperity, love, passion and new beginnings for the woman but also firmly resting traditional beauty at par. Futher to this, accessories also play a key role in defining a perfect bridal look, read more here.
Here are some of our favorite brides, the most sought-after actresses and globally acclaimed personalities donning red bridal couture at their weddings.
The current Bollywood sensation known for her trimmed athletic body, profess acting skills and humble person that she is, Deepika tied a knot with her long-time boyfriend Ranveer Singh in Italy and gave us some major patience goals as the world eagerly waited for their wedding pictures long until the wedding concluded. However, the two posted their adorable wedding pictures as the couple and Deepika wore a beautifully hand embroidered and handcrafted red and gold gotta-patti laden lehenga with custom-made carving on her dupatta resonating an essence of old-world charm. She wore a statement nath and precious jewelry accentuating the beauty of her cascading lehenga. She stood gracefully in the signature Indian bridal avatar.
Miss Universe, Bollywood’s much-coveted actress turned Hollywood’s favorite actress and philanthropist and investor, Priyanka Chopra proudly wears many feathers in her hat. She recently got married to Nick Jonas, American based signer, in a destination wedding at Jodhpur winning hearts of all the Indians with her oh-so-glamourous wedding events. Priyanka’s glorious blood red lehenga hand crafted with floral sequins took 116 craftsmen and 3650 hours to elaborately tailor the gorgeous ensemble for the beauty like Priyanka Chopra. Her statement long veil in sheer zardozi with floral work delicately embroidered cascades like a dream over her head and exclaims all things awesome!
Bollywood’s fashionista and L’Oreal’s brand ambassador, Sonam Kapoor is known for her sartorial fashion sensibilities with her quirky and classic feminine style always on-fleek. She married to her long-time boyfriend Anand Ahuja at her ancestral residence in Mumbai adorning a breath-taking designer red and gold embroidered lehenga. Complementing her bohemian fashion preference, her lehenga skirt featured delicate floral embroidery in synchronised order while the elaborately designed dupatta falling over her crown. We love how meticulously she researched for the heritage antique jewelry and styled it perfectly to notch up her style quotient with this signature red bridal outfit. This is how you can look slim in a designer lehenga.
Taking an inspiration from these uber-glamourous and popular names in the world, here are some bridal outfits you can consider for your wedding or refer it to your your BFF’s. Take a look here:
Designer Draped Red Concept Saree
If you’re the contemporary bride who loves to take a leap of faith and experiment with your wardrobe, here’s a perfect bridal outfit for you that you can rock on your Sangeet/Mehandi evenings with your closest friends and beau to be. This gorgeous red concept draped saree is a designer maven with elaborate tailoring on the edgy cuts and tailoring. Featuring delicate floral foiling on the border in pristine white layered with a cascading georgette cape jacket, this designer saree will be a dreamy investment for you if you’re all set to turn heads at your wedding!
Red Banarasi Woven Lehenga
The iconic latest trend of bridal outfits is here to steal the show with the authentic flair of banarasi tailored Indian ethnic ensembles. This scintillating red banarasi lehenga with floral design all over the skirt intricately hand woven styled with a gorgeous red blouse featuring intricate gold motifs to enhance the raw beauty. Layer it with a rich and glamourous banarasi silk dupatta to leverage the bridal look and steal the show.
Red Silk Floral Fancy Lehenga
Minimalist yet statement-worthy, this stunning red silk floral embroidered lehenga is a perfect blend of feminine, surreal yet charming persona ridden. Strut in this ethereally crafted lehenga to garner compliments as the elaborately detailed blouse and dupatta will fill in the void of your oh so simple and plain red lehenga bordered with a gold luxe lining to embark the bridal goals.
Article By : Ambika Asthana