Top 5 Wedding Looks Ideas from Top Bollywood Brides
by Urwashee Saxena
It’s nearly impossible for us to measure the cultural and social influence of Bollywood on our lives. Weddings are the biggest affected area where this influence can be seen in its full glory. We watch our favorite celebrities getting married, we study their wedding looks, their lehengas, jewellery, make-up, and even honeymoon destinations.
These small details and bits of information become the raw material of the castle of our dreams. We start filling colors in the dreams of our wedding. Sabyasachi and Manish Malhotra have become the talk of our daily lives.
To fill colors in the wedding of your dreams, we have brought to you a detailed breakdown of the wedding looks of your top 5 celebrities. Don’t forget to take notes. This blog is going to be a magical ride.
1. Anushka Sharma – 11 December 2017
The very first on our list is the darling diva of Bollywood, Anushka Sharma. In the dreamy world of Italy, the gorgeous actor tied the knot with the superstar of international cricket, Virat Kohli. Although, the wedding was more of a hush-hush affair the waves of the wedding reached every part of the world.
For her wedding dress, Anushka wore a pale pink lehenga rich with vintage English colors, decorated with renaissance embroidery the lehenga was flaunting its meticulous works of silver and gold metal threads. The beautiful patterns of pearls and beads made the lehenga simply timeless.
For her wedding jewellery, she chose a completely handmade Sabyasachi Heritage Jewellery Collection. The syndicate uncut diamonds, matching spinel and Japanese cultured pearls, were making the bride look like a beautiful dream coming true. The minimal makeup, nude lips, and pale pink roses in the middle parting bun were making everyone fall in love with vintage glory.
2. Priyanka Chopra – 1 December 2018
Our international Priyanka Chopra wedded one of the Jonas Brothers, Nick Jonas at Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur. To respect each other’s traditions, the couple held two marriage ceremonies – Hindu and Christian. The princess of Bollywood married the prince of Hollywood at a palace. The entire wedding was an exaggerated fairytale.
For her wedding attire, Priyanka chose what almost every Bollywood bride chooses, Sabyasachi. She wore a custom-made classic red Sabyasachi Lehenga which took 3720 hours and 110 embroiderers to craft this divine ensemble. The lehenga was adorned with hand-cut organza flowers, sequins, gentle Siam-red crystals, French knots in silk floss, and not to forget the hypnotizing embroidery.
She accessorized her attire with Kundan necklace set made with kundan, emeralds and uncut diamonds. The Nath, maang teeka, and waistband matched the looks of Haar. The entire ensemble was making our Priyanka look like the finest works of God’s creation.
3. Deepika Padukone – 14 November 2018
Far away from the limelight and paparazzi, Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh got married at Lake Como in Italy. However, the wedding was in a foreign land but the wedding was 100% desi Konkani wedding.
Deepika is the queen of hearts and but with her traditional South Indian Bridal look, she became a goddess. She wore a red and gold Kanjeevaram Saree from the House of Angadi, Bangalore. The saree was a gift from her dear mother. She also wore a silk dupatta from Sabyasachi.
To take the bridal look to the next level, Deepika wore traditional temple jewellery, a tiny red bindi, a mathapatti, gorgeous earrings, and bangles. Her makeup comprised smokey eyes and of course, nude lips. This perfect south Indian bride was simply breathtaking at her wedding. God knows how Ranveer held himself together seeing Deepika in her full glory.
4. Katrina Kaif – 9 December 2021
When we heard that Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal are getting married, they instantly became a favorite couple of the entire nation. The couple tied the knot at Six Senses Fort Barwara in the Sawai Madhopur district. When we looked at the picture of their wedding, we could see how this heavenly couple was looking at each other like they have found their home in each other.
The national crush Katrina wore a classic red bridal lehenga by Sabyasachi. This custom-made lehenga was handcrafted for the bride in handwoven matka silk with meticulous tilla works. The lehenga had embroidered velvet zardozi borders. The veil of the bride was inspired by the Punjabi Roots of the groom, it was custom-made with handmade kiran.
The wedding jewellery that Katrina wore was handcrafted with 22K gold and uncut diamonds with pearls. The entire jewellery collection was from Sabyasachi Heritage Jewellery. The gorgeous mathapatti, nath, and jhumki earrings were feeling lucky to be a part of Katrina’s jaw-dropping looks. The kaleere that she wore had dangling coins like charms. These customized Kaleere were from Mrunalini Chandra. Katrina had personalized messages in these Kaleere which were styled by Anaita Shroff Adajania. The chuda was from Raabta by Rahul.
For makeup, Katrina also sported minimal makeup with clean and matte skin and slight eyeshadow, and nude lips. She put the cherry on the top with a small red bindi.
5. Alia Bhatt – 14 April 2022
In one of the most awaited weddings in India in 2022, Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor became one at their residence in Mumbai. They too followed the trend and married each other far away from the limelight. Only close family members and friends were invited to the wedding. Although, the wedding might be small in size couple’s looks were larger than life.
For her wedding, instead of going with a traditional lehenga, Alia wore a gorgeous ivory organza saree. The white and gold tissue veil was complimenting her looks like she has come straight from heaven. She personalized her blouse with gold-embroidered butterflies, and her veil with their wedding date embroidered. Her stars and cloud-filled kaleeras were designed by none other than Mrinalini Chandra. They also had the number 8 in them, as it is the lucky number of Ranbir Kapoor.
Their love of numerology was expressed in everything they wore. From the infinity drop pendant mangalsutra to the number 8 shaped on Alia’s wedding ring, everything was personalized to take care of the couple’s personal preferences.
Her stunning minimal makeup with nude lips made everyone fall in love with her finesse and elegance.
Be the Best Bride You Can Be
If there’s anything common in these 5 weddings of our favorite Bollywood celebrities, then it would be tons of personalization. From lavishly embroidered lehengas to stunningly gorgeous sarees, from Kundan jewellery to uncut diamond jewellery, the maang teeka, and Chuda, everything was personalized to celebrate their day of love.
If you wish to make your wedding day special, think about all the things that you care for, and then think about how you can introduce the essence of everything in your wedding attire and bridal jewellery ensemble. So that you can be the bride you’ve always wanted to be. And not one can ever copy you. You will forever be unique.