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.Kangana Ranaut for Begum-e-Jannat by Manav GangwaniThe 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! Vintage Garden by Varun Bahl
Fun, flirty and feminine...frills made a huge impact at Couture Week. From lehengas to gowns and even sarees, frills dominated the runway.Begum-e-Jannat by Manav GangwaniScape 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.
Kehkashaan by Rohit BalEpic 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!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!Begum-e-Jannat by Manav GangwaniImages: Viral Bhayani and FDCI India Couture Week