Indian Weddings are a grand affair. And so are the months-long preparations. There are numerous shopping sprees, endless planning and a lot of hard work and effort that goes into getting two individuals or rather families together into this lifetime of the holy bond. For a girl, her wedding outfit is the most precious and celebrated look of her life. Most of the girls do have a vision in their mind as to how they want their Bridal look to turn out. However, most of them are clueless when it comes to curating and putting together their trousseau. Over the last few years, we have helped a lot of Indian brides to shop and decide upon their trousseau through our luxury “Trousseau Shopping and Styling” services.
Post-wedding days for a bride do not just need her to dress up in extravagant traditional Indian looks all the time. An interesting trousseau is one that has a well-thought mix of popular trends and also includes rich classic styles. Putting a Trousseau together is not about randomly picking up whatever catches your fancy, only to be later stocked up in the closet of your wardrobe. A trousseau should have everything that you would need in your post-wedding days to dress up really well and stamp a mark of your personal style every time you make an appearance. Also, this is a kind of once-in-a-lifetime shopping opulence, hence you must be very thoughtful and sensible while picking up your favorites to be adorned on the best days of your life.
Girls these days are keener on sporting Indo western looks and for all the right reasons. Do not just stock up on traditional lehengas, sarees and suits in your wardrobe. Go all fun, quirky and out of your comfort zone while picking up the Indo western dress styles. We have shortlisted a few of the most trending Indo-Western dress styles for our lovely brides-to-be. Bookmark the ones that make your heart skip a beat.
1. Minimal Printed Shararas, Suits and Sarees
These would be the most wearable and versatile pieces in your closet. Explore a lot of options and designer labels and then figure out what suits you the best. These Indo western styles look great on any body type. And the icing on the cake is that they can be styled in numerous ways. You can wear them with a lot of jewellery. For a woman with great taste and style, she can really add her own touch to these outfits and take the glam quotient notches higher. You can add accessories and create both heavily traditional as well as modern looks with these outfits. The best part is that can be adorned for a wedding, a family dinner as well as a roka or a sangeet ceremony. You don’t need to think twice before pulling them out of your closet.
2. Free Flowing Indo-Western Drapes
A wedding gives a bride a lot of occasions to dress up in heavy couture and wedding wear. The heavy dose of traditional finery does get over the top in the days following the wedding. Add some real glam, stylish, contemporary looks to your trousseau – something that doesn’t have any tinge of a traditional look. These free-flowing drapes from designer @nainasethofficial deserve a place in every bride’s wardrobe. No matter if your size changes after all the fun eating, these drapes would still look stylish. Wear some chic jewellery and carry a sleek clutch and the bride in you would look all classily dressed up.
3. Fuss Free Wearable Lehengas That Are Easy to Carry
These pretty lehengas with very elegant detailings would bring out the charming bride in you. Whenever there is a small gathering or an event post your wedding, these lehengas would make for your perfect outfit. Style them simply so that they look effortless. Some light makeup and shiny smooth hair, either straightened or with beachy waves would make for the perfect accompaniment. Ditch the heavily embroidered lehengas for these pretty pieces. Wear big chandeliers or just a choker. Rather it is advised not to go overboard with anything in this look. Just keep the vibe very easy and fun on the eye.
4. A Statement Saree in a Strong Base Colour
Simplicity is back in vogue. Create a statement without trying too hard. Do remember to include a few interesting sarees in your trousseau. Keep a few traditional ones like Kanjeevarams or Banarsis, or something passed on to you from your mom’s collection. These heirlooms would be cherished by you forever. Alongside, also do buy a couple of contemporary statement sarees. These sarees are very chic and modern and create more of an Indo-western vibe than traditional. Wear a sexy choker around the neck or pair them with some traditional kundans or polki jewellery. All eyes would be on you in the gathering.
Hope you found some inspiration and something quintessential to your own style. Getting married doesn’t mean that you grow up overnight and so does your dressing style and you completely switch to a traditional wardrobe. Include all styles that stand true to your personality while curating your trousseau. And lastly do not fear to experiment. If not now, then when.