Hey pretty girl! Soon to be married and still confused about what to wear at your reception? Should it be a gown, a saree, a traditional outfit or something more western? Well, here’s some help from real brides themselves! We raided the Insta accounts of some of the best wedding photographers in India to get you reception looks that are to die for. Check out these 10 beautiful brides and their gorgeous wedding reception outfits.
1. The saree with a cape
Image: WhatKnot PhotographyBlogger Masoom Minawala stunned us in a gorgeous olive-gold Tarun Tahiliani saree at the sit down dinner function. The bodycon saree featured a cape with tassels and intricate embroidery. Such an elegant outfit. And it looks so different!
2. The wine effect
Image: Morvi Images on InstagramAbsolutely love this voluminous Manish Malhotra outfit. The colour is so fab! And the bride sure looks like a princess in this one. The elegant floral embroidery, those pretty loose curls and minimalistic jewellery make this one of our favourite looks.
3. Lehenga love
Image: The Cheesecake Project on InstagramThis bride chose to wear a lehenga at her reception and she sure did nail the look. The royal red lehenga was paired with a beige blouse and dupatta. Such a beautiful traditional look for that special night.
4. The glam goddess
Image: Artfoto Studios on InstagramShe wore a Falguni Shane Peacock creation for her reception and it’s omg-so-ah-mazing! Like really, you have to be quite a diva to carry off something as fabulous as this. Such an offbeat and glamorous choice. Plus, we love that tiny little trail!
5. Gold for the reception
Image: Morvi Images on InstagramDon't you love this Sabyasachi outfit?! The designer's trademark gold sequins work shines through and that stylish waist belt adds all the extra glam. We are loving the elegance and the grandeur this bride and her outfit exudes.
6. Frills and fancy
Image: Gautam Khullar Photography on InstagramDressed in a Shantanu & Nikhil gown, this bride sure is giving us some major fashion goals! A striking contrast from the red wedding lehenga, this silver-grey gown looks like the perfect pick for the reception. And those frills, so adorable!
7. Understated elegance
Image: Dhanika Clicks on InstagramShe kept it simple and oh-so-stylish. The striking colour and the simplicity of the gown is a sure shot winner! For a night that welcomes the newlyweds into their new life, this gorgeous gown looks so perfect.
8. Starry night
Image: CoolBluez Photography on InstagramWhat’s better than a dazzling Manish Malhotra gown for your big day?! The gorgeous gown features a simple yet flattering silhouette and we can’t help but stare at how beautifully it compliments the bride. Stunning!
9. The gorgeous blue
Image: Robin Saini PhotographyLook at the bride sitting pretty in her royal blue gown. The sheer neck, the voluminous lower and that gorgeous colour… we are awestruck by this look. Ooh, and don’t miss those stylish strappy heels!
10. A little style, a little drama
Image: Bhumi & Simran PhotographyYet another Shantanu & Nikhil creation that is beautiful beyond words. The intricate embroidery on the shoulders gives the outfit a nice dramatic twist and the belt sure adds all the extra style. Do you not want something that looks just the same?!