Weddings have always been one of the most important event in every woman’s life. As a girl, everyone had dreamt of their own fairytale wedding. Wearing the most beautiful dress with stunning jewelries in a dream like venue. With each passing year wedding lehengas have evolved from the old traditional one to crop top skirts, Shararas, Indo-Western gowns, jacket skirt etc. etc..
So here to all the brides to be; plan your look according to your taste; and of course there are end number of designers to make that happen. We all owe the designers to make us look like a queen on that very special day. While there are many options available in the market, here are our top 10 picks of Indian bridal designers.
Manish Malhotra is probably the first name that comes to our mind when thinking about bridal designers. For so many years he has ruled the market by designing lehengas for celebrities and styling on-screen brides. Bollywood celebs like Kajol, Sridevi, Kareena Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Karishma Kapoor swear by his work. His bridal collections are regal and gorgeous. If you want to look stunning like a celebrity, Manish Malhotra is your brand.
Sabyasachi has created his way up to every bride’s heart. He has a dedicated instagram page called bridesofsabyasachi to showcase all the real brides wearing his creation on their big day. We all got smitten with Anushka Sharma’s blush pink lehenga from her wedding. The designer has now launched a jewellery line too, broadly divided into Fine Jewellery (gemstones and diamonds), Heritage Jewellery (inspired from jewellery of Colonial India), Jadau and Vintage India (temple jewellery).
3. Tarun Tahiliani
Tarun Tahiliani is known for his rich textiles and craftsmanship. Yet his silhouettes are usually contemporary. His Indo-western designs have caught many bollywood celebs’ eyes. His latest collection has introduced lightness to wedding dresses, to make it easier for the bride to actually enjoy freely. His designs are unique and gorgeous to make you look out of the box on your special day.
4. Ritu Kumar
Ritu Kumar is a one of a kind designer with her dreamy creations. Her bridal designs are all time classic. Kareena Kapoor and Dia Mirza donned her outfit on their wedding day and they were looking hands down stunning. Her designs are a beautiful fusion of contemporary and traditional Indian craftsmanship.
5. Shantanu and Nikhil
If you are an unusual and modern bride you will simply love this duo’s designs. Their contemporary bridal outfits are treat to everyone’s eyes. They go beyond the artistic hand embroideries into structural silhouettes. If you are looking for something minimal yet breathtakingly beautiful, you should definitely check out their collection.
6. JJ Vallaya
Another designer who adores the modern vibe in his bridal trousseau. He is often called the ‘Monarch of Indian fashion’. JJ Vallaya’s bridal wears include lavish fabrics with intricate embroidery. His clothes have been worn by various celebrities including Cate Blanchett, Hrithik Roshan and Kareena Kapoor. Hazel Keech sported one of his beautiful creation at her own wedding.
7. Rohit Bahl
If you want to go bold on your wedding day, your first option should be Rohit Bahl. His bridal wears are royal as well as contemporary. Intricate embroidery on heavy fabric is one of his forte. His versatile design sense will fit right into any of your wedding theme.
8. Neeta Lulla
The first thing comes to our mind is the magnificent costume of ‘Jodha Akbar’ movie. Her designs speaks for themselves. She has also won National Film Awards 4 times. Her collection extends from simple to extravagant outfits to suit everyone’s style. She has designed sarees for Aishwarya Rai Bacchan and Esha Deol’s wedding.
9. Anju Modi
If you are looking for Indo Western outfits or a modernized version of the old traditional lehenga choli, Anju Modi can be your fairy godmother. She has designed Deepika Padukone’s remarkable outfits from movies like Goliyon Ki Raasleela – Ram Leela and Bajirao Mastani. Her collection is simply gorgeous and eye-catch
10. Anushree Reddy
Being a queen of flowy designs and candy hues, her bridal lehenga will make your wedding a fairytale affair. The perfect mix of soft fabrics into a dreamy silhouette is what her forte is. Her designs feature creative drapes and modern cuts like off-shoulder cholis, capes, jackets and many more.
So, check out all these designers’ bridal collection and rock an amazing outfit at your dream wedding.