The wedding season is officially upon us and so is the summer season. With warm temperatures and sunny skies, summer weddings are so aesthetic and enjoyable. This season allows you to explore various fashion trends and statement styles. However, finding the perfect outfit for a summer wedding can be a bit of a challenge. Keeping comfort as your priority you need to look fashionable and chic. The choice of summer wedding outfit also depends on the theme and venue of the wedding. An indoor event, a beach wedding or a garden wedding each of them would require a different aesthetics of clothing. Taking inspiration from the recent weddings of the B-town and A-listers of the country, we have curated a lookbook for summer wedding outfits. You can take cues from the list and slay the next summer wedding like a queen.
Sleek and streamlined dresses with minimal embellishments and modern silhouettes are perfect for your cocktail party. Opt for light weighted fabrics like chiffon or organza that allow you to dance your hearts out on the floor. Delicate embellishments like pearls, crystals, and beads will elevate the look and add the perfect dash of bling to your nuptials. If you want to go all out you can for silk silhouettes with traditional prints. For a subtle aesthetic choose a mermaid cut or a corset detailed gown with sequins.
The vibe of this year is vibrant and bold. Fuchsia, emerald green, saffron yellow, and turquoise blue are the trending colors of 2023. For your Mehndi function, opt for a lehenga infused with vibrant colors and minimal detailing. Elevate your look with quirky hairstyles and minimal makeup, to complement the charm of the vibrant colors. You can opt for chiffon silhouettes with floral prints or small motifs.
Fusion lehengas, sarees, and gowns that combine traditional and modern elements will continue to be a prominent trend in Indian and Western fashion. Indo-western looks are the foremost choice of many brides for their frolic Haldi ceremony. You can add a little pop of color and a corset embellished with floral prints or mirror work. Floral and nature-inspired designs, such as foliage patterns, and botanical motifs, will be prevalent in 2023, adding a touch of freshness to the ethnic elegance.
Simple and minimalist styles have been gaining popularity in the weddings of B-Town divas. Pastel shades like baby pink, ivory, lavender, mint green, and powder blue was adorned by many brides. Sheer dupattas of fabric such as chiffon, georgette and organza can add a delicate touch to the bridal lehenga. As the Pantone Color Institute declared Viva Magenta as the colour of the year, brides can also opt for lehenga for summer wedding in this shade. Bustier cuts, intricate details, crystals, motifs and embellishments can add a top-notch element to your bridal lehenga.
A reception gives you plenty of room to experiment with different ensembles. If you want to experiment a bit, you can opt for a corset blouse with sparkling embellishments and saree draped gown. The glam of such an outfit can steal all the spotlight you want. You can also go for a blingy bold hued outfit like magenta, green and blue with sheer and ruffle details. Complete the look with a simple, sleek bun and some heavy jewelry.