Dear brides-to-be, it’s that time of the year when shaadi shopping begins full swing! From finding that gorgeous Kareena-jaisa wedding lehenga to looking for outfits that are just right for your trousseau, we’re sure your days are packed with it all. And as you make your way from one store to another for the shaadi shopping, here’s a little inspiration for the trousseau. We raided Instagram just to get you some of our favourite desi styles from Bollywood divas. It’s all that you need for a fabulous trousseau!
1. Glam it up with a kurta and skirt set
Image: Sophie C on Instagram
If you find regular suits too boring or don’t want to buy too many of them, invest in a skirt and kurta set. The gorgeous Sophie Choudry wears an elegant set that is perfect for summers. The combination of powder blue, yellow and white looks pretty and you can easily accessorize an outfit like this to suit the occasion.
2. Anarkalis are evergreen
Image: Kriti Sanon on Instagram
You need to have at least one such fabulous anarkali in your trousseau! Perfect for attending weddings or for your first Diwali, Kriti Sanon’s style is spot on. The striking orange colour gives the outfit a totally festive and fun look. Don't forget to buy a mirror work dupatta too!
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3. Crop tops are all the rage
Image: Shilpa Shetty on Instagram
And anything that’s trending right now should make it to your trousseau! The leggy lass, Shilpa Shetty is a vision in a blush pink crop top and skirt set. It’s a perfect pick for events that don’t require you to look too traditional. Just like the actress, you could opt for a cape to give the outfit a new look the second time around.
4. Why not a graceful suit?
Image: Instantbollywood on Instagram
A dinner invite or a family get together after the shaadi? Take style notes from the charming Dia Mirza. A straight banarasi silk suit looks graceful and elegant. You could pair it with palazzos like the actress did or ankle length pants are a great option too. Add on a pair of pretty jhumkas and you’re all set.
5. Dazzle in a saree!
Image: Bollyfashionfiesta on Instagram
Can we take a second to appreciate just how amazing Deepika looks?! Dark lips, a plunging neckline and dressed in a Sabyasachi floral silk saree - she is a vision! So while your mom buys you all the traditional sarees, do keep space for a floral saree with an edgy blouse. Any time you’re feeling too sexy for the typical stuff, you can just wear this!
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6. Go for a gorgeous gown
Image: Ridhi Mehra on Instagram
For some occasion or the other, all you’ll want to do is slip into a beautiful flowy gown and spend the night dancing to your favourite numbers - just like Jacqueline! A figure flattering gown will always come in handy and a statement accessory is all you need to complete your look.
7. Don’t miss the stunning shararas!
Image: Nargis Fakhri on Instagram
A short kurti paired with shararas and a pretty pair of juttis… You can see how stunning that would look, right?! On days when you feel like giving the anarkalis a miss, this outfit is just perfect. Nargis Fakhri cuts a pretty picture in this single tone set. For a more vibrant look, you could play with different colours too!
Published on Oct 05, 2016