7 Stunning Bridal Outfit Styles For The Modern Bride-To-Be!

7 Stunning Bridal Outfit Styles For The Modern Bride-To-Be!
The recently concluded FDCI India Couture Week was just what bridal dreams are made of. Eleven of India’s best fashion designers showcased their work over 5 days and everything just seemed to shout out “New Age Bride”. From bold colours to dramatic silhouettes, it was refreshing to see bridal fashion move away from the typical and get more experimental. So if you’re a 2016-17 bride, then this is just for you! Here are some amazing new runway styles that you just can’t miss!

1. Show off with off shoulders

Off shoulders seem to have made a huge come back. And it’s not just limited to western wear anymore. Besides flattering your neckline, off shoulder blouses also add just the right amount of oomph to your look.

1a couture week

Kangana Ranaut for Begum-e-Jannat by Manav Gangwani

1b couture week

The Persian Story by Manish Malhotra

2. Sheer is sexy!

Sheer can look extremely sensual if done right. For the bride who likes to flaunt it in style, this collection is just for you!  

2a couture week

2b couture week

Vintage Garden by Varun Bahl

3. Pretty peplums

We’ve seen lehengas paired with peplum tops…but this time we’re talking peplum saree blouses! Classy and chic, this needs to be on every modern bride's lust list!

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The Monsoon Diaries by Rahul Mishra

Also read: 8 Indian Designers Who Are *Perfect* For The New-Age Bride!

4. Exaggerated frills

Fun, flirty and feminine...frills made a huge impact at Couture Week. From lehengas to gowns and even sarees, frills dominated the runway.

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Begum-e-Jannat by Manav Gangwani

4b couture week

Scape Song by Gaurav Gupta

5. The classic jackets

Structured jackets paired with lehengas ruled the runway at Couture Week. So, ladies, say goodbye to your cholis and opt for this style instead.

5a couture week

Kehkashaan by Rohit Bal

5b couture week

Epic Love by Anita Dongre

6. Robes all the way!

With layering being totally the thing right now, it’s no surprise that we spotted lehengas and sarees being paired with pretty flowy robes. Such an interesting way to upgrade your look!

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When Time Stood Still by Anamika Khanna and Epic Love by Anita Dongre

Also read: 8 Designer Lehengas That Would Top Any Girl’s Wedding Wishlist!

7. The stylish dhotis

Dhoti pants are back and they’re looking even more stylish than ever. For a fun and fabulous mehendi look...your search stops here!

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Begum-e-Jannat by Manav Gangwani

Images: Viral Bhayani and FDCI India Couture Week