The big fat Indian wedding has become fatter with people investing fortunes in planning very intricate detail related to the wedding-be it the venue, the decor, jewellery, gifts or the apparels. The brides wants to look the best and here, comes the role of the designers. The designer outfits come at an exorbitant price but why should you not spend on them if you can afford it?
Let us take a look at the five most popular wedding designers that are ruling the scene at present:
Sabyasachi Mujherjee: The lesser said the better. He has become an institution in himself and has dressed the rich and the famous. Almost every bollywood diva has been his muse and he makes sure to make them look even better. He is known to keep it traditional and uses a lot of bling and delicate motifs in the designs he creates.
Anita Dongre: She gives the modern bride an edge in the careful selection of colours and embroidery. In fact, she has made the monochrome come back in fashion. The smart pairing up of bandis with full embellished ghaghra skirts, this designer knows her trade. The “Jaipur Bride” collection is a delight and makes her irresistible.
Tarun Tahiliani: He is undoubtedly the master of haute couture and can be credited for conceptualizing and redefining the look of the modern Indian bride. The carefully crafted stitching on delicate fabrics, use of romanticising crepes and silhouettes, makes his designs reflect the unflinching efforts he puts into them. The Tarun Tahiliani brand is said to be more westernised in its approach with focus on originality and the best fitting.
Ritu Kumar: One of the oldest in the business, Ritu Kumar has seen Indian fashion evolve. In fact, it will not be wrong to say that her work forms the crux of the fashion narrative of the country. Her work keeps the essence of Indian aesthetics alive. Her ideological reflections are carved out in the wedding trousseau that she designs.
Manish Malhotra: This list or nay other list relating to fashion cannot be complete without the mention of Manish Malhotra. He is the first choice of many Bollywood celebrities including the Kapoor sisters. It is the dream of brides to be adorned by his creations on their D-Day. The best thing about him is that his designs are evergreen and are made keeping in mind an ideal Indian bride in mind.