Knowing what to wear to a wedding isn’t easy. So here is our pick of the best wedding function dresses and outfits to look for. There’s just one rule for wedding fashion: never wear white to a wedding.
Indo Western fusion gowns
An Indo western fusion gown is a contemporary outfit that has a bit of traditional touch. If you are looking to try something breezy and more modern after a flurry of traditional looks at pre-wedding ceremonies and wedding then a fusion gown is what you should opt for.
These Anarkali is more traditional and available in various designs with a styling tweak and a modern dupatta drape. Make sure you choose an Anarkali which has work all over the Anarkali.
Cape is a trend that is here to stay and make for gorgeous Indian wedding reception outfits. If gowns are what you prefer then make your outfit a bit moretrendy by choosing a gown with a cape overlay. You can find cape gowns in variety of styles, from short capes to long or sheer capes.
Traditional Lehengas with contemporary styling
Lehengas look regal and give you the traditional feel. Keeping the styling contemporary works well. You can go for a traditional sequined lehenga with a belted dupatta drape. Try a different lehenga style like a silk lehenga and opt for fresh new colors like seafoam grey, icy blue or peach pink.
Western ball gowns
If you are going to wear ethnic and traditional outfits for all wedding ceremonies then it is time to switch a bit and go all contemporary for the wedding reception night. Fancy western ball gowns are hit in India.
Fusion sari gowns
The architectural fusion sari gowns are a cross between gowns and saris making for trendy Indian wedding reception dresses. if you can’t decide whether to wear a gown or a saree for wedding reception take the easy way out and opt for the fusion version which both classy and sophisticated.
Half saree style lehengas
This one is for the traditional Indian look. Drape your lehenga the half saree way for a stunning look but make sure to tweak the styling to give it a more classic and contemporary feel. Avoid layered necklaces and go for smokey eyes.
It’s an unwritten rule that the bride’s dress should be the focus of everyone’s attention. So it’s a big no-no for a wedding guest to turn up in something that’s going to get more attention than the bride. But you can still make a classy and stylish statement at wedding functions with these top tips.