How To Dress For An Indian Wedding

How To Dress For An Indian Wedding

Well, we all know Indian weddings are not just an event you have on a weekend, right?

They are no less than a festival, and they’re a reflection of why India is called a country of tradition and a rich culture. You get to see all shades of colors and emotions and the dayslong rituals and functions of an emotion that a wedding is. And these rituals are what make a wedding an event to remember! Along with that, the best part is the outfits you get to wear! Ethnic wear is what makes our culture so rich.

From the food fare to the vibrant decor to the impromptu dances there’s so much happening and fun about weddings.

Along with these traditions passed down for generations, there’s this one dilemma that is going to remain constant…

“What Should I Wear?!”

When it comes to Indian ethnic wear for women the choices are limitless. We all want to stand out in the crowd, don’t we?

As soon as we get a wedding invitation or even so much as the news of an approaching wedding, it’s time to get on with the outfit plans!

Well, we are here to put your dilemma at ease!

Now, there’s so much to do at weddings as we all know weddings are a busy affair. So naturally, you will be looking for classy ethnic wear without sacrificing comfort.

And what’s the perfect duo of style and comfort?


Owing to their convenience and versatility Kurtis are gradually becoming the go-to pick for all events, casual or big. They come in a wide range of stunning and classy designs and patterns. So when there is a wedding, you can never go wrong with a designer ethnic Kurti and accessories.

Mixing and matching your Kurtis with different bottoms and layers would give you a marvy look and save on expensive clothing.

Here are a few ideas how you can don your Kurtis and be ‘wedding ready!’

Floral Printed Kurta

floral kurti

Indian ethnic wear for women has a variety of choices in Kurtis, but what’s confusing is what to wear on which day, right?

Now the wedding festivities start with the Engagement ceremony, and of course, you want a ravishing look for the first event! You can go for a floral printed kurta for a classy yet cheery look. Avoid wearing churidars since they are so last season. You can wear a pair of cigarette trousers with your floral kurti and add some bangles and earrings with heels.

Bandhani printed kurta with mirror work

Bandhani prints have been topping the ethnic wear charts for a long time now. They give a very Indian and traditional look, perfect for haldi or mehendi! These events usually take place in outdoor locations, so these Kurtis will definitely give you a lovely look and the vibrant colors would be perfect for your Instagram pictures!

bandhani kurta

The mirror work would enhance your look and give it an added edge. Go for pants or churidar with your bandhani kurta with juttis or sandals. And oh, don’t forget to accessorize!

Embroidered Kurtis

Embroidered kurtas are the perfect pick if you like to dress subtle and classy. You can wear light-colored Kurtis with embroideries to achieve a chic look. They are easy on the eyes without robbing the classy and stylish element. You can wear them on sangeet since sangeet is a private affair with close family and friends. Statement earrings or bracelets would be perfect to enhance your look!

embroidered printed cotton Kurta

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Looking for the perfect ethnic wear for the wedding season?

At Gatim, there is a Kurti for every occasion, you can find an alluring range of designer Indian ethnic wear online on our website. From short kurtas to kurta sets and trousers you get all of it under one roof!

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