Image source: Sabyasachi Mukherjee on InstagramSmall-patterned, fine but subtle embroidery on your lehenga ensemble can make you look slimmer - like the effect this Sabyasachi piece has. So try this if you want to look slimmer.
3. Choose a long skirt for your lehenga
Image source: Sanjana Batra on InstagramIf you want to look slimmer in wedding wear, then saris and lehengas with longer lengths work better than those with shorter ones. This is because a longer hem - till the floor - doesn’t visually cut your body in half and make you look bigger than you are. So avoid wearing outfits where the hemline hits your ankle or above. Go for longer anarkalis and lehengas which sweep the floor.Also read: 7 Pretty Colours To Wear To A Morning Wedding Function!
4. Pick a sari in solid colours
Image source: Sabyasachi Mukherjee on InstagramChoosing a sari in solid colours has a slimming effect than an outfit with many different patterns. Like this Sabyasachi sari here which in its singular yellow easily lends a graceful silhouette to the wearer.
Image source: Sabyasachi Mukherjee on InstagramIn case your planned wedding outfit is printed, the thumb rule is this: the smaller the print, the slimmer you will look. Bigger or stretched prints will make it feel like there is a lot going on in your look, and as a result, you will look smaller and heavier. So choose smaller, subtler prints to show off your figure!
Image: Sabyasachi Mukherjee on InstagramIn this simple, golden, handwoven Sabyasachi salwar kameez paired with a pink Banarasi weave dupatta, Aishwarya Rai manages to astound, while looking gorgeously slim! The secret is the use of minimal colours, as too many in one outfit can clutter the look, and hence, make you look larger. So go with an outfit that uses same colours throughout for the slim and trim look this wedding season!HAVE A STORY IDEA FOR POPxo? If you want to hear about it, we can write about it! Just tell us your idea here!