Nov 2 2019
10 New Indian Wedding Trends
We’ve seen plenty of celebrity weddings and thanks to every detail documented on Instagram, it felt like we were there ourselves.
Just as with fashion trends, we have even seen wedding trends evolving year after year. From the outfits to decor and entertainment ideas, the celebrations are becoming more and more about the couple, and more personalized than ever before.
1. Bold Colour Palette
Colors like burgundy, emerald and turquoise will be seen in all elements of the wedding ceremony and reception, including outfits, invites, decor, flowers and even kaleeras to create a fresh feel to your styling.
Image:Janine Licare Photography
2. Simple Invites
The invitations are often the first hint to your guests, so it better has to be the best. With so many choices available in creative elements, couples are choosing traditional options with bespoke illustrations such as Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh’s wedding announcement card.
3. Wedding Colour Of The Year
Pantone has announced it's colour of 2019 and it’s our favorite - bright, sunny, pinky-orange colour named 'Coral'. It’s a great hue to incorporate into a day wedding (you’ll get great photos), and even into a night wedding via decor, dresses, cakes, flowers and your invites.
4. Destination Weddings
We have seen a growth in destination weddings, and with celebrities like Anushka-Virat getting married in Tuscany, Deepika-Ranveer in Lake Como, and Priyanka-Nick in Udaipur, this trend will only increase in popularity in the upcoming year.
Image:Errikos Andreou Photography
5. Natural Makeup On Your Wedding Day
Gone are the days when brides use to get fake eyelashes, glittery eyeshadows and heavy makeup base; now brides show off their bridal glow with minimal and natural makeup.
Image:Mahesh Shantaram Photography
6. Wedding Hair With Flowers
Whether you want an elegant braid, open hair or a classy-neat bun; weave fresh flowers into them for your bridal look.
7. Detailed Tulle Veil
First Meghan Markle at her wedding, then Deepika Padukone at her Mumbai wedding reception and then Priyanka Chopra at both her Hindu and Christian Palace wedding (still swooning over that 75 feet long veil), we have seen all of them giving us a regal feel.
This trend is definitely going to be seen at weddings.
8. Return To Classics
While modern wedding décor is certainly on the rise, but there are couples who also want to bring back traditional design elements like silver candlesticks, linen napkins, crystal stemware, flower wall etc and give a timeless touch to their wedding.
9. Eco-Friendly Weddings
Couples are finding creative ways to make their wedding eco-friendly and giving back to the society or asking their guests to donate to charities rather than spend money buying them expensive gifts - just like Prince Harry-Meghan Markle and Deepika-Ranveer.
Image:Photo Buddies Photography
10. Intimate Weddings
We look forward to witnessing smaller weddings, as couples today look to optimize their wedding budget by choosing to invite only the closest friends and family and offering a better experience. You can also save this money, and spend it on your honeymoon!