The Wedding Lookbook
Every Desi Bride’s Guide
Since wedding season is around the corner, here is an outfit guide for every bride to wear from Pre to Post wedding functions. Dholki is one of the first functions which starts days or even weeks before the actual wedding day women will gather in the house of the bride at night to sing and dance while accompanied by other percussion instruments. FARIDA HASAN’s Luxe Jacket with delicate hand embroidered paired with AURAA TRENDS Diamonte Earrings is an elegant yet trendy look for a bride where she can dance and enjoy while looking absolutely beautiful.
Sangeet is another pre wedding function which is solely conducted to relish in the happiness and joy surrounding the couple and we have the right outfit for this function .The soon to be bride would be the center of attention in BEGUM’S ‘Cotton Sharara Outfit’ in mint green which has heavy ‘Gota’ work paired with AURAA TRENDS ‘Kundan Three-String “Mathapati” Headpiece’.
One of the most prominent is the mehndi ceremony. This is the day when mehndi is applied on the hands and feet of the bride and even the groom. The henna ceremony usually takes place two to three days before the Nikah. what better way to celebrate this function with a multi-coloured outfit. THE HOUSE OF KAMIAR ROKNI’s ‘Mash-up Outfit’ has all the right colours which will be perfectly paired with HINA ZAFAR ‘Meena Earrings’ giving this outfit a unique look.
The Mayun Ceremony is when the beautification rituals of the bride begin. Traditionally the bride is meant to wear outfits in the shade of green or yellow, the IVY Couture Outfit Lime Green couldn’t be more right for this function. The Raw silk lahnga choli with net dupatta paired With ‘HEAVEN HOLDS’ Necklace, ‘BALSAM’ Headpiece and ‘MAGNIFIQUE’ earrings all by Rema Luxe. And nothing makes a bride more beautiful than the right outfit paired with such unique jewelry.
The Ombre Lehenga by Deepak Perwani is an unusual color combination with various shades of Red and Orange and the elegant embroidery is the perfect match for any bride on her wedding day. Keeping in mind the traditions of a bride wearing Red but the twist of orange makes this outfit trendy yet elegant and very up to date! Rema Luxe latest bridal collection goes very well with this outfit ‘CROWN IMPERIAL’ Mala paired with ‘BRIDLED VOWS’ cuff rings, ‘SOFIA’ earrings and ‘WEDDING VERSE’ tika
Ocean Flower by Sadaf Fawad Khan is a Tissue gown with hand worked floral motifs and a crystal embellished bodice paired with Brocade skirt with intricately worked border which makes it a flawless outfit for a bride to wear at her wedding reception combined with simple White Pearl Drops earrings by Panache keeping the whole look of this outfit very sophisticated.
Traditionally on this day the bride wears a heavily decorated dress. ‘Italian Dream’ by MAHEEN TASEER | MGT is a custom made outfit with Swarovski, Pearl, Sequence, and Crystal Work combined with ‘Neli’ by Opuline which makes this outfit very graceful for a bride to wear at the final day of the wedding functions. The dinner is usually held by the couple as they host their first dinner as husband and wife and to celebrate their rest of the lives together.