AICW ’15 – Inspiration For Sister/Best Friend Of The Bride/Groom

When you are a sister or best friend of the bride or groom, there is no better thing for the wedding wardrobe because you literally have the pass to be the next best dressed after the bride herself!

If you want to go for a more traditional silhouette, but still want to play up on the drama, here’s how to do it! You can either play up with colours and a fabric heavy lehengas, or lehengas which have work done on them, but smartly and minimally.

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Anju Modi and The Heroine Collection

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The Heroine Collection and Manish Malhotra

if you do want to go all out, we recommend keeping the colour non bridal and adding a touch of non-traditionalness to the outfit, like Manish Malhotra does with the lehenga below.

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But if you really don’t want the bling, but still want to look wedding-worthy, Manish Malhotra shows us how, again! The flare of the skirt below more than makes up for the minimal work on it.

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The wedding is also the perfect time to experiment with new trends and silhouettes and the current favourite is the cape!

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Sabyasachi and Rahul Mishra

Crop tops are also quite the rage and designers have been pairing them with slimmer lehengas. Super chic vibes.

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Manish Malhotra and Varun Bahl

And last but not the least, you know those floor length anarkalis and jacket lehengas always have your back!

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Reynu Taandon

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Rimple and Harpreet Narula

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Rohit Bahl

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AICW ’15 – Wedding & Reception Lehengas For The Bride

After picking out the best Mehendi and Sangeet outfits for the bride from Amazon India Couture Week 2015 (read here), we come to the big guns for any bride – the wedding and reception!

Bridal Lehengas For The Wedding

If you are the one who wants to go regal, classic, and every bit bridal, these maroon and gold bridal lehengas would be just your things!

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Rimple and Harpreet Narula and Reynu Taandon

And if you love the regular bridal colours, but want to keep it a little lighter, these ones below are the ones for you!

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Manish Malhotra and Reynu Taadon

Bridal Lehenga - Pink

Rimple and Harpreet Narula and Heroine Collection

If you are looking for something more on the unusual note, these lehengas by Monisha Jaising might be your cup of tea.

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Or this blue gorgeous lehenga by Reynu Taandon

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We’re also blown away by this beautiful, red, floral lehenga with a short jacket by Anju Modi!

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And this Reynu Taandon Palazzo-Anarkali suit would be quite be quite a chic pick for Punjabi brides!

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Reception Outfits For The Bride

If you still want to go traditional lehengas, these jacket lehengas are our pick.

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Reynu Taandon, Rahul Mishra and Reynu Taandon

And for those who want to retain the bridal-ness but want at the same time, break away from it, these lehengas offer the best of both the worlds. The work is traditional but the understated colours make for a refreshing change.

Bridal Reception Lehengas

Monisha Jaising, Rimple and Harpreet Narula and the Heroine collection

Annnnnd finally, we’re ending on a dramatic and super glamourous note with Sabyasachi and Manish Malhotra. These men really know how to work the bling.

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