With festivals bidding goodbyes and wedding season already around the corner, resting and closing wardrobes is not an option. Weddings are fun, glitzy, grooving and the best events to flaunt the fashionista in you. While the spotlight is always on the bride and groom, wedding season does not discriminate! The glamor of a wedding is reserved for all and this is why you need to dive deep into what you will be donning for the shaadi ka mohol.
Walking down the aisle is no cake walk, especially for bridesmaids too, because brides never walk alone. When planning your outfits, list down the basics like colour code, breezy or blitzy, indian or fusion, simple or ott. Believe it or not, when these points turn green ,the battle is half won. Once the outfit reaches your wardrobe, switch on your styling sense. Confused? Well, an outfit shines with proper styling only, be it accessories, makeup or footwear. And that’s where these tips and tricks will help in acing a gorgeous, elegant look.
What we have here are some fresh trends and inspiration that you need this wedding season to ace your Indian fusion look. Just hang in there and pin the favourites that match your moodboards.
Bringing in the Best of Both Worlds
Dress desi in a proper suit salwar or vibe videshi with blazer over lehenga, this choice is the foremost of all. Pick a style that you are most comfortable with because comfort is the new fashion.
Ruling this season are embellished palazzo sets. For day functions, pick an embroidered outfit in pastel hues like lavender, pink and white and club it with statement jewelry. A-line kurta with trousers or short kurti with flared palazzos break the monotony of simple dressing and up the fashion freshness.
Alternatively for night events, play with bright shades or heavily embellished ensembles. Colours like teal, bottle green, wine red and snazzy yellow are grabbing the spotlight. Add the bling with sparkly stones and beaded potlis.
Level up your fashion game in a timeless lehenga or fusion dress. Since current wedding trend is quite intimate, fusion ensemble sets the bar quite high. How? Pair a sleeveless crop top and dhoti pants and bling the attire with oxidised jewelry set.
Since winters cannot be ignored, club the dress with season. Layering is the key takeaway. Invest in a denim jacket or trench coat. Style your dress with denim jacket or twist the formal pant suit look by replacing shirt with blingy bralette and flared pants. Shrugs have made quite a buzz this wedding season.
Be it with a lehenga, dress or saree, these long and attractive capes turn any ordinary outfit into an extraordinary look. Tip - go nominal with shrug if your ensemble in all embellished or pick out the busiest cape if your outfit speaks simple.
Unlock fresh fashion with co-ed sets this wedding season. Ditch regular kurtas and invest in chic co-ed ensembles. Currently trending are layered tops, leisure pants, tiered dresses and asymmetrical kurtas.
Create a stellar, modish look with trousers, high-low top and waist length jacket. Add an extra zing of fashion with boots and touch of ethnicity with silver accessories. Score some serious inspiration from B-town weddings and stylize a contemporary yet traditional look.
Sharara sets are the new charmsetters. A-line short kurta with flared sharara is all elegnace and high fashion. Round up your search on embroidery thread work or mirror embellishments for a photo-ready pop in your dress. Play around with colours and dupattas to add a zing of chicness to an already traditional outfit.
Prints and Patterns
What’s a perfect wardrobe without anarkalis? A timeless piece on its own, anarkali is special for their richness of flare, fabric and fashion. Devote a generous amount of time in picking your perfect flare. Floral prints, chikankari embroidery or gota patti designs, each element celebrates beauty, quality and style.
Create a subtle look with a printed piece and or go all snazzy and nifty with an embellished attire. For a fusion tadka, tie the dupatta with a waist belt and slip into high heels and put on a classic pair of sunglasses. Voila! There’s your picture-perfect look, rich in desi flare and high-fashion statements.
Tradition and fashion go hand in hand. Zola fashions brings to you a unique collection of ethnic and modern ensembles. All you need this wedding season is the right outfit, chic styling and high confidence. Mix and match, play with colors, combine prints and patterns, and you are all set to make heads turn in awe.