A bridal lehenga is the most important outfit in any woman’s life. She keeps her wedding lehenga and all the memories attached to it close to her heart forever. A bridal lehenga is an amalgamation of the designer’s vision and the bride’s dreams. A lot of research is required to build up that perfect lehenga for that beautiful bride. If you are a lucky bride who is getting married in 2018, we have done some research to take the load off you.
These are the latest bridal lehenga trends of 2018 that you should consider.
1. A Pinch Of Pastels
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Pretty pastels and ivory shades have made their way to the bridal lehenga. Brides are not sticking to shades of red anymore. From blush pink to pastel blue, brides are experimenting with lighter shades and we are loving it.
2. Never-Seen-Before Dark Tones
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2018 is all about experimenting with colours. If the bride opts for a darker shade, it is rarely the conventional one. Shades like cobalt blue, wine, emerald green and purple are doing all the talking.
3. Shimmer And Shine In Your Bridal Lehenga
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You are going to see a lot of beautiful brides shinning on their D-day in a heavily sequinned lehenga. While designers are brushing up lehengas of every shade with lots of sequins work, silver and gold still remain the most preferred shades.
4. Bridal Lehenga And Belt?
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Bridal Lehenga with a beautiful belt is another trend which is catching up fast this year. Tucking the dupatta in a belt gives you a much sharper look. A lehenga belt is going to the ‘it’ thing in 2018.
5. Dramatic Ruffles
Live your childhood again as ruffle lehengas are going to be one of the biggest trends of 2018. There will be ruffle dupattas, ruffle blouses and ruffle skirts. Ruffles add a dramatic touch to the lehenga.
6. Your Happily Ever After
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Every love story deserves a special canvas and what could be better than the bridal lehenga itself? Brides have started getting their love stories embroidered on their bridal lehengas. So, let your wedding lehenga tell the tale of how you met your soulmate.
7. Back To Basics With Your Bridal Lehenga
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2018 will be about the basics. The beautiful old school materials are making their way back. You are going to see a lot beautiful bridal lehengas in brocade, Kanjeevaram, silk, Paithani and Benarasi. The self fabrics are going to be everywhere too.
8. Floral Fun
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Floral was a major hit in 2016. With so many Bollywood divas flaunting it on their D-day and Sabyasachi’s new floral collection, we are sure that it is going to be an even bigger thing in 2018.
9. Contrasting Dupatta
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Dupatta in blush pink, orange, ivory and silver are something that you should invest it. No matter whether you are wearing a black lehenga or a red one, you can wear it with any of these dupattas. This combination of light and dark is a brilliant concept.
10. Colour Blocking
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Designers are coming up with lehengas which follow the color blocking technique. You will come across plenty of colors woven together to create one lehenga. It is another way of combining all of your favorite colors.
Before you go shopping for the most important dress of your life, do consider these points. Time is changing and so are the visions of the designers. So, welcome these changes in the form of a gorgeous wedding lehenga.
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