We’ve seen brides wear pink, pastels, blues, greens and even white on their wedding day. But red somehow still remains a favourite. Nothing looks as magnificent and as mesmerizing as a red bridal lehenga. And who better than our real brides to show you that?! For some awesome lehenga inspiration, here are 10 of the most stunning red bridal lehengas. Even if you’re not getting married anytime soon, trust us, these images are so beautiful that you’ll want to become a bride right away!
1. A touch of green
Image: Gautam Khullar Photography on InstagramGod, such a beautiful lehenga! Nothing looks better than the traditional colour combination of red and green. From the double dupatta in two different shades of green to the intricate zari embroidery, this is such a royal look.
2. Red + Yellow = MAGIC!
Image: Manish Malhotra on InstagramThis gorgeous Manish Malhotra lehenga is nothing short of magic. The beautiful silver work makes the bride dazzle on her special day. And who would’ve thought that red and yellow could look this spectacular. Absolutely stunning!
3. The vintage bride
Image: Bhumi & Simran Photography on InstagramIf there was one lehenga that made us stop and stare for a long long time, it was this one. A red banarasi Manish Malhotra lehenga, this one has such a vintage vibe to it. Stepping away from heavy embroideries or embellishments, the bride chose to keep it elegant and light.
4. Tomato red!
Image: Fotowalle on InstagramA nice and bright tomato red lehenga, this is as gorgeous as it can get. We’re loving the all red look which could be a little hard to carry off, but this bride does it with elan. The elaborate embroidery adds a touch of royalty to her bridal look.
5. As stunning as can be!
Image: Morvi ImagesWe’ve featured this lehenga in almost all of our favourites lists and we really don’t need to explain why! A Sabyasachi bride, this lehenga looks beyond gorgeous. The flattering neckline, the double dupatta, the stunning gold booti work… It all comes together to give us a bridal look we’ve only ever dreamt of.
6. Elegance at its best
Image: Gautam Khullar Photography on InstagramA silk lehenga with floral embroidery and clustered booti work on the blouse, this one's yet another bridal lehenga you just can’t ignore. The shade is a beautiful deep red and is styled with two orange dupattas. Pretty, right?!
7. Mixing it with beige
Image: The Cheesecake Project on InstagramIf we had to use one word to describe this bride, we’d say elegant. A gorgeous red lehenga that is paired with a beige-gold blouse and dupatta to tone down the look. So fresh, so beautiful and so classy… It sure is one of our favourites.
8. The traditional red lehenga
Image: WeddingNama on InstagramThe bride went for a traditional Rajasthani look and nailed it! An all red lehenga with a plain raw silk blouse and a simple dupatta, she sure knows how to get the look right without looking too over the top. We love the mix of silver and gold embroidery in the lehenga.
9. The royal velvet touch
Image: Gautam Khullar Photography on InstagramDon’t you just want to keep looking?! A royal velvet lehenga in a gorgeous red-maroon shade, this one looks absolutely magnificent. An elaborate border and a second net dupatta in a subtle off-white shade, this lehenga sure inspires a lot of us to get married! *Wink*
10. An elaborate affair
Image: Sabyasachi Official on InstagramYou know it when it’s a Sabyasachi! Who else can give you a timeless and mesmerising creation like this. A heavily embroidered lehenga, with a dupatta in a blush pink colour, we were left awestruck at the very first look. Spectacular!