The bridal lehenga is stuff dreams are made of. Endless days are spent in search of that perfect wedding outfit that the bride will adorn of her the most important day of her life. Some simple styling tips will make that beautiful outfit all the most gorgeous. Here are some tips that any bride can follow to make her lehenga stand out and to look like a princess:
- The Drape of the Dupatta
Believe it or not but the overall beauty of your bridal look depends heavily on the way you drape your dupatta. A well draped dupatta can bring make or break the final look of your wedding outfit. There are a whole lot of ways in which the lehenga dupatta can be draped and you should try out these style beforehand to choose the one that looks the bets on you. The casual drape style, the double drape, saree style drape, belted style, the front flow style drape, Bengali style drape are some of the styles that you can try.
- The Jewellery
The power of jewellery can never be underestimated when it comes to completing your bridal look. Vintage designs in jewellery have been an all favourite for brides. Kundan, diamond and Polki jewellery is the most preferred one that perfectly complements the heavily embellished bridal lehenga. A Jadau Encrusted choker with matching earrings can never go wrong. It especially looks good with plain or minimal embroidered blouses. Nath, hathphools, maangtikaand matching bangles are other accessories in jewellery can you can try out depending upon your preferences.
- Choose a flattering neckline
Yes you heard it right. Choosing the right neckline for your wedding blouse is an essential part of styling your wedding outfit. A deep neckline is the latest craze on the fashion circuit and it looks particularly beautiful when combined with choker necklaces and raanihaars. One should also keep in mind the neckline when choosing the jewellery. V shaped necklaces look good with v shaped necklines and round necklaces look good with round necklines. Sweetheart necklines complement every type of jewellery. Avoid going for square necklines as it does not complement most jewellery and also makes your frame appear broader.
- Sleeves of the Blouse
Another thing that plays an important part in the overall bridal look is length of the sleevs of the blouse or choli. Full sleeves blouses are the latest craze among modern brides. Sheer sleeves with heavy embroidery create a glamorous look. For those who do not hesitate to flaunt some skin on their special day, sleeveless blouses can also work good. Designers like Sabyasachi have made elbow length sleeves quite famous. They look particularly good with closed necklines. If you wish to tread the safer path, then opt for mega or short sleeved blouses that always look good.
- The Hair style
The whole bridal look just comes stands out when you complement it with a gorgeous and face flattering hair style. A bun with gajra is a classic hair style that looks good on any bride. Twisted side buns and braided buns are the hot trends of the season. A dramatic centre parted bun with huge pouf and maangtika in the centre is an all time favourite style that suits most brides.