Five Indian Bridal Outfits You Need To Know
Speaking of Indian weddings, a lot of vibrant words come to our mind, Words like ‘cheerful weddings’, ‘grand feasting’, pretty portraits’ and of course ‘decking up! Broadly speaking ‘decking up’ manifests the spotlight here, because the philosophy to look and feel good is the biggest desire of every bride. In India, from North to South and East to West, this philosophy has been rooted with certain cultural traditions and beliefs in adhere to the entire bridal trousseau. If you haven’t explored them yet, here is your chance to explore some of those vast and exquisite India bridal sarees and outfits worn in different parts of our country:
The Resplendent Maharashtrian Bride
Maharashtrian brides bring a different charm along with them on the wedding day with their paithani sarees and traditional jewellery. The common colors picked in adhere to a Maharashtrian bridal saree include shades of green, yellow and magenta. The draping style is also unique; that can be either the normal saree drape or the nauvari. The best part is that none of the jewellery accessorised is huge neither overpowering. Other additional accessories like the nath (a nose jewel), mundavalya (forehead ornament), half- moon bindi and green glass bangles unify the ideal Maharashtrian bridal look.
Spectacular as a Tamilian bride
Tamilian brides represent traditional Indian bridal saree in all dimensions. Their bridal apparel includes traditional wedding sarees in bright hues. These sarees can be Kanchipuram, Chettinad or Mysore Silk saree depending on the bride’s choice. The Tamilnadu wedding saree is highly embellished with ethnic motifs and golden zari borders. Accesorisation include pieces of ancestral temple jewellery coupled with fresh flowers in hair. The Nethi (jewellery worn on the central parting of hair) and Oddiyanam (waist belt) completes the look.
The Kerala Christain Bride
The Kerala Christain bride aces her big day look in astounding gowns and saree trousseau indulged in pastel tones of white, beige, lavender or blue. When its gown, the stitch can vary from being applique, silhouettes, floor-length, traditional, contemporary or even infusion of traditional and modern. On the other hand, the Kerala Christian bridal saree is quite the traditional side. Kerala Christian bridal sarees are minimal, traditional and often embellished with lace or thick borders. The jewellery accessorised are minimal and classic. The Kerala Christain saree and gown is also duped along with tulle net veils as well as flowers.
As Inspiring as an Andhra Bride
An Andhra wedding ceremony is one of the most interesting wedding ceremonies. Sari is the staple attire and the bride has to change it frequently in accordance with different rituals. For this reason, Andhra wedding sarees are the most celebrated Indian bridal saree in comparison to other states. The most adorned colours are bright hues of orange, royal blue, fuchsia pink or combination shades like maroon & green with golden border and traditional motifs. Andhra bridal sarees are also embellished with thick and broad borders. Accesorisation includes colourful bangles, hair florals and heavy gold temple jewellery from head to toe.
The Regal Rajasthani Bride
A Rajasthani bride flaunts nothing less than a queen on her wedding day. Her trousseau is completed with myriad elements giving her a balanced and harmonious look. From her colourful embroidered attire, exquisite pieces of jewellery, royal hairstyle and intricately designed Mehendi, a Rajasthani bride is iconic in all sense! The most common attire in vogue is the Rajasthani bridal lehenga in deep red tone with zardosi work and chunari prints coupled with nathni (a nose ring), jhumka and payal.
PS: At Seematti, you can shop for umpteen number of styles to ace up your wedding outlook. We render customized wedding saree and other bridal outfits as per your requirements. You can choose your bridal style- be it traditional, victorian, contemporary, western or even a fusion of all. Our stores are available across Kochi and Kottayam in Kerala. But don’t worry, if you cant make your exclusive shopping experience direct. We are also available online. The link to our e-commerce website is attached below. So yes ladies, flip that hair, swathe in your favourite shade and stay beautiful!