So, are you one of those brides to be - done with your wedding outfit, but still looking for that perfect wedding reception outfit?
Not surprising that your mind is still not made up. Most Indian brides wear Lehengas and sarees for their wedding and with the current wave of exciting new styles blended with traditional Indian Ethnic, for their reception outfit most modern Indian brides want something different that makes a statement.
And a usual saree or lehenga number does not quite make the cut, right?
It makes sense too, with the wave of fashion influencers and Bollywood divas stunning us with their interesting sartorial choices from a range of new style in Indian Ethnic wear, you don't want to go the traditional route at least when it comes to your reception.
Remember Priyanka Chopra's blue Banarasi gown for her wedding reception.. or Deepika Padukone's Stunning red number at hers?
Of course you do. Then why should you be any less of a diva at your own reception.
That is why we have gone through scores of options and come up with a list of can't-go-wrong Indian Bridal wear choices that you can pick without much ado.
These are modern and classy and show the modern Indian woman in the right light - Beautiful, adventurous but still rooted in tradition.
Come with Pure Elegance and find out just what the Bollywood diva brigade recommends for the Bride to be at her wedding reception.
Gown-a rock my reception: One of the more recent trends and popular style to attract modern Indian brides is the gown. A lot of brides choose a western gown for their reception to add variety to their wedding trousseau.
A sparkling number like this one donned by Tara Sutaria is the perfect blend of dressy and sober. A gold encrusted neck line is perfectly festive and the feminine flounces in the skirt add just the amount of girly oomph that will make you the diva of the night. Go for a gown in ivory and gold to make make it a night to remember.
Royal touch: If you are one of those brides who will stop at nothing but the best for your Wedding reception outfit, then pick this black silk dhoti and top ensemble in a solid color with a resplendent zari encrusted jacket. The layering adds a royal touch to the silhouette and makes you appear as no less than the queen of your special moment. Add a chunky jewellery set if you want to go all out.
Sassy fusion: If you are done with the heavy dressing of your wedding day and want a light and easy to pull of look, this gamine like outing from Nusrat Bharucha is a great choice. Opt for this skirt and crop top. Added benefit ? show off your midriff.
If pastel colors and minimal embellishments are your thing then this outfit is the perfect for you. All the drama you need is in the high shoulders and flared cap sleeve.
Dramatic flair: Not content without making a dramatic entry. Go for this bold black palazzo and crop top duo paired with a ruffled OTT throw. Add a pair of sparklers to your ears and a choker to match and there you are. Unmistakable Diva - just like Ms.Padukone here.
Metallic mayhem: On the other hand if you are the kind who prefers bold and eye catching colors and textures, a saree gown in this metallic blue finish worn by Tamanna Bhatia should be on your mind.
The bold color, the eye catching texture and the interesting detailing will make sure all eyes are on you. Nude make up with a hint of shimmer is all you need.
Old faithful: Now if you still want to go the traditional way, but are done with heavy zaree covered lehengas here is a great alternative. Go for a minimally embroidered solid lehenga for a sophisticated Indian wedding reception outfit. And if our word is not enough, count on Katrina Kaif's sartorial voodoo to do its trick for you.
There now choose from these options for your reception dress and let us know in the comments what works best for you and why. After all, you marry once in a lifetime, so there is every reason why your reception dress should be unforgettable too !
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Article By : Bhavna R