Looking to conjure up some magical looks this season? Let’s take a steer from the hottest trends that were displayed this year at India Couture Week 2017 and twizzle and turn some heads! The event exhibited a parade of versatile creations by acclaimed designers Manish Malhotra, Anita Dongre, Shyamal & Bhumika and Tarun Tahilani, to name but a few. The extravagant couture fiesta showcased an array of rich embroideries and intricate techniques giving us major wedding goals!
Here’s a peek into the exquisite line up of the lehenga trends you’ll want to own for your own upcoming festivities
Volume & Flounce: Manish Malhotra
Big is best in this case. With a plunging neckline blouse, Alia Bhatt looked every bit magical. The pinned veil and red lips really accentuated her look. Manish Malhotra ended the week with a bang and showed us that big, puffy outfits aren’t just for Princess Diana!
Velvet Notes: Anju Modi
Anju Modi showed us that velvet is set to stay with us well into Autumn/ Winter and is the perfect sumptuous fabric to bring in the winter nights. She displayed an exquisite collection with Dia Mirza looking every bit like royalty. Dia wore this beautiful royal lehenga with a velvet, maroon blouse and gold embroidery. Her red lips, subtle make up and traditional Rajasthani jewellery rounded off her look perfectly giving us serious bridal goals!
Antique Embroidery: Manav Gangwani
Disha Patani just donned the perfect wedding reception ensemble you’re looking for as she walked the ramp for Manav Gangwani. A blouse with tassel detail paired with a black flowy skirt heavily embroidered with gold elephant motifs made her look ravishing and showed is traditional is always relevant with a little twist as we saw here with the tassels.
Dramatic Prints: Renu Tandon
Bhumi Pednekar donned this off beat indigo lehenga with a gold detailed jacket choli along with a gorgeous flowy lehenga in dramatic prints, making this the perfect attire for any function and shows us clever prints can make an outfit look dramatic without being too heavy or gilded.
Gold Never Gets Old: Shyamal & Bhumika
Looking for a dazzling wardrobe change..? Look no further. Let Athiya Shetty inspire your next wardrobe change as she shows us how to don a shimmering jacket blouse with a detailed skirt, in every shade of gold. Pair this intricate ensemble with a simple choker to add a touch of finesse.
Geometry meets Nature: Anita Dongre
VIVA-LUXE master couturier Anita Dongre effortlessly brought together luxury combined with comfort in beautiful geometric patterns and flow in her ‘tree of love’ collection. The tree and nature inspired collection is portrayed with traditional symmetrical weaves and contemporary silhouettes along with tree and bird motifs. The interesting pocket detail is an eye catching detail for all the radiant, resplendent brides to be.
VIVA-LUXE Guest Writer: Devika Sharma
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