A designer who is everyone’s favourite in all of Bollywood, you ask? Without a hint of doubt, it’s Manish Malhotra who holds the coveted title. From intimate ceremonies to red carpet outings, the stars rely on him when dressing up to the nines is on the cards. Having spent 30 years in the industry, the designer sure knows how to make his work stand out. Which brings us to our all-important question: If you could pick one lehenga from Manish Malhotra’s ateliers, be it for a wedding or any other function, which one would it be?
We went ahead and picked out a hypothetical one for you, based on your zodiac! Sounds fun? Scroll to know all there is to finding the Indian wear pick from your favourite designer.
From traditional to edgy and in between, we got it all covered. Read on to find out the designer lehenga you would pick!
Did someone say ‘drama’? We know how you love to go all OTT, dear Aries, especially when it means stealing the scenes with your fashion choices. The ultimate attention-lovers who like to keep it bold and optimistic, unique elements and high-octane picks make an Aries stand out from the crowd, just the way they like!
Our pick: A glitzy Manish Malhotra lehenga that’s upbeat and high on all things bling, making sure all eyes stay where intended!
Reliable, strong, independent and focussed, the folks under this zodiac like to keep their fashion on-point. Not ones to shy away from materialistic things that catch their eye, the Taurus people also take good care of whatever they possess.
Our pick: For these strong-willed people who don’t settle halfway, a pristine Manish Malhotra lehenga that is nothing short of an heirloom piece, matched with an elegant hair accessory.
Inquisitive and ones to live their lives to the fullest, you can trust Geminis to be the first to co-opt any major fashion trends. These outgoing and indecisive individuals may change their mind from time to time but when they settle on something, expect it to be the best out of the lot!
Our pick: A new-age lehenga from the designer’s ateliers, complete with unparalleled details that will score you extra brownie points.
Imagination and intuition are Cancerian’s strongest traits, and when it comes to fashion choices, they aren’t likely to settle for anything half good if they have made up their mind. Expect equal parts of decadence and tradition in whatever they choose and step out in.
Our pick: An intricately embroidered lehenga with an equally chic blouse and accessory to carry, all coming together for an elegant look.
If anyone likes their fair share of attention, it’s Leos. Passionate and dynamic, the people under this zodiac dance to their own tunes, their confidence always high. Knowing all of that, don’t be surprised if you find them pulling off the most distinctive, non-confirming fashion outfit in the room!
Our pick: An embroidered lehenga in black, accompanied by a new-age blouse and accessories to elevate the Indian wear pick even further.
From prints and patterns to silhouettes and surface details, Virgos like to keep their detail-oriented choices at the centerstage. Though they may not be the most expressive people, the ones in this zodiac exhibit contrasting traits in their fashion choices, going all out whenever a shindig is on the cards.
Our pick: An extensively embroidered and embellished Manish Malhotra lehenga, paired with accessories that match.
If prints and motifs that match and colours that are in sync, it has to be Libra! Symmetry appeals in abundance to this zodiac, and they make sure that their sartorial choices reflect on all that jazz as well.
Our pick: An white and blue version of the Indian wear outfit, featuring all-over, uniform motifs and rounded off with on-point makeup.
Uninhibited and curious, expect a Scorpio to try out all the new things on their radar. Intense and always up for exploring, they are relentless if a thing is on their mind. From state-of-the-art to ‘out there’, Scorpios like to keep it edgy at times.
Our pick: A subdued, metallic Manish Malhotra lehenga that’s no way low on the bling factor and teamed with a quaint pendant.
Worldly, wise, opinionated and full of advice, Sagittarians like to constantly explore and try out things that are new to them. Be it travel or cuisine, their metaphorical plate is always full! In fashion too, the people of this zodiac like to bring in the cultural influences in what they wear, often picking hand embroideries and rich heritage textiles.
Our pick: A lehenga by the designer featuring fine craftsmanship, bringing the use of embroidery and appliqué to the forefront.
Capricorns like to keep it fuss-free, opting for comfort first and then the rest. The same goes for all their sartorial preferences; if an Indian wear pick is on the cards, expect it to come steeped in tradition while making sure that comfort is not compromised.
Our pick: A deep red Manish Malhotra lehenga with intricate handiwork and elegant appeal. (Choker optional, but recommended!)
Impulsive buys? Count the Aquarians out because these folks like to study and research their fashion finds before copping them. The scientific-tempered zodiac people are always up for all that is impeccable and backed with utility, just how it should be!
Our pick: An embroidered new-age Manish Malhotra lehenga, complete with beauty finds that last for seasons.
Pisceans are creative and born romantics, their traits often reflecting in their fashion choices as well. Be it drapes that hold your gaze or graceful powdered hues, this zodiac has a knack for using design elements to present a standout sartorial look.
Our pick: A dainty lehenga by the designer, featuring mesmerising handiwork in a beautiful colour, rounded off with ornate accessories.
What did you think of the designer lehenga that your zodiac presented? We, for one, would like them all in our closet!
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