5 Popular Indian Wedding Dresses of 2016 for Cocktail Party

Hey, all gorgeous would be brides! The Indian wedding season is knocking out the doors and as we all know that Indian wedding is not a single event, it is accompanied by numerous parties and functions. Beginning from Engagement to Sangeet to Mehndi and cocktail, an Indian wedding is a long affair.

You must have got your lehengas ready for the wedding and sangeet or the sari with the sexy blouse or embellished gown ready for the reception, but confused about what to wear for a Cocktail party which should be stylish yet classy. We know that it’s the cocktail outfit that is usually the trickiest attire to choose. Fortunately, the cocktail party is one of the wedding functions where you can give your traditional Indian wear a rest and try some modern and chic knee-length dress, or fusion outfits or gowns and if you want to wear your traditional attires you infuse some stylish element to that.

So, to ease out you all our beautiful brides-to-be from this dilemma, we bring various trendy ideas ranging from gowns to skirts to Indo-Westerns and ethnic ensembles for you to style up on and to rock your cocktail party. Take a look.

Go for Fusion Outfit
Cocktail party before a wedding is undoubtedly the only occasion in the long Indian wedding celebrations where you can get rid of those traditional wears. If you’re the bride, there are some of the much-loved dresses that you can opt for your cocktail party. You can go for gowns that are floor-sweepers and spotlight-stealers, this outfit would be just as a perfect as a bride’s dress should be! If you want to add a little ethnic look, then go for saree gowns which are a ready-to-wear gown. If you are too enthusiasts to wear saree, then make it trendy and stylish by adding a little shiny, strappy blouse or a blouse with a slightly more covered neckline with a plain sari with just a hint of the border. Both go really well for this occasion and would make you look gorgeous!

Cover it up with Long Jackets
If you want to experiment a little and don’t want to wear a gown or a boring saree or salwar-kameez, then this one is a good option for the cocktail night. Whether its winter or summer, you can always try these trending and stylish Jackets with all your ethnic wears. Try out these jackets with lehengas, long skirts or with palazzo pants. These can be made from any of the rich fabrics like velvet, silk, net, satin, silk etc. You can even club these jackets over floor length Anarkali suits, lehenga choli, straight fit suits, gowns or sarees. So, get your jacket designed depending on your taste as well as your outfit, and embellishes it with threaded embroidery, crystal work, etc. and get that jazzy look.

Create a chic style with trendy Dhoti Sarees
For all those ultra cool and fashionable brides-to-be who want to exhibit style while staying traditional, the trendy dhoti sarees is perfect attire for the cocktail party. This ultra-chic style outfit is creating influence these days. It is bold and stylish outfits that can help you get in the party mood and will make you a trendsetter in the eyes of all. It looks stylish and bold and will turn the eyes mood on you by making you look like a Diva.

Look Different with Long Skirts
We know that cocktail is that one party in the whole wedding ceremony where no Bride would prefer wearing anything traditional. This indo-western outfit can make you look damn glamorous and stylish and is super-trendy now days. Long skirts are a great option for the cocktail parties as they’re comfortable enough to dance in and will also look formal and graceful! You can wear these long skirts made from silk, georgette, and other lighter fabrics. You can even get these skirts made out of bold and colorful printed fabrics with pair them up with the crop top, shorts jackets as well as shirts with little embellishment. Try out this modish outfit and spread the gleam as it’s your party.

Shine out with Glittering Gold
If you are planning to get that royal look and want to add sheen to your appearance just like the Bollywood Diva’s, then nothing is more exhilarating than the touch of glittering gold. There is something very regal and elegant about this gold. And when it comes to Indian weddings, it is an inevitable part, so why not an all-gold outfit for cocktail parties? You can either look for golden Indo western gown or a saree with golden work or a floor length Anarkali. Do keep in mind to play with the golden or bronze eye shadow smartly that will add the bridal glow to your face.

So, just chuck the confusion out of your mind and relax a little. Spread your charisma and rock your cocktail party with any of these super-stylish dressing ideas. And yes, don’t just get influenced by fashion; do take care of your comfort. Tell us in the comment box which Indian wedding dresses you are going to choose for your cocktail night and stay tuned with us to know more.

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