Are You Planning to Tie the Knot or Is Your Best Friend Getting Hitched in 2019? The 10 Latest Lehenga Designs to Up Your Glamour Quotient

Are You Planning to Tie the Knot or Is Your Best Friend Getting Hitched in 2019? The 10 Latest Lehenga Designs to Up Your Glamour Quotient

Indians are known to celebrate weddings and other functions in a pompous way. This demands for a perfect dress for each occasion. Afterall, all eyes should be on you! So if you are going to attend any function this year, we've got you covered. Check out these amazing lehenga styles.

Lehengas - The Ultimate Ethnic Attire for Fat Indian Occasions

Let's Accept It, They Are Flamboyant

You cannot deny the fact that lehenga design is all about flamboyance and larger than life looks. The flare, the detailed work and the amount of fabric which goes into making a lehenga, can leave anyone awestruck. And of course, when someone twirls while wearing a lehenga, well, that is indeed a sight for sore eyes. Of course, the saree has its own grace and charm, but there is no way it can be compared to a lehenga.

Lehengas Are Never Out of Fashion

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We see saree designs changing, along with their lengths and their styling ideas, every year. However, lehengas always remain the same. Of course, we have more variety to choose from in the current market, but the three elements of lehenga, choli and dupatta are still the same. That is why, even if you are going to wear a lehenga many years old, it is going to look like a new one. Because, a lehenga is never out of fashion.

It's Easy to Choose a Design for Any Occasion

The best part about a lehenga is that you will always find a design for any sort of occasion. Sometimes, you might feel that a saree is over the top for a particle occasion. However, a crop top and lehenga skirt is still going to look perfect for even a minimal look. This is the best thing about lehengas, you can always find a type for all sorts of functions, whether it is engagement or wedding.

Trending Lehenga Designs

A-Line Lehenga - Easy to Handle

A-line lehengas are the prime choice when you are picking a lehenga design for engagement. They are easier to handle as they do not have much flare. These are literally A shaped lehenga which are fitted from the above and a little bit flared from the bottom side. These lehengas are perfect for small functions.

Mermaid or Fish Cut Lehenga - To Flaunt Those Curves

Mermaid or fish cut lehengas used to be a rage among women in the earlier times. However, some people still prefer these lehengas as they accentuate your figure. These lehengas are completely fitted till thighs and then have some flare on the bottom side, like the mermaid. They are a bit uneasy for all-day wearing.

Paneled or Kalidar lehenga - Bride's Favorite

The most loved lehenga type is the kalidar or paneled lehenga. These are made by joining various panels of the same fabric together, thus making a great flair. These lehengas are mostly picked for bridal needs and they are heavy to handle because of the extra fabric which goes into making them.

Lehenga with Jacket - Your All Weather Companion

Lehenga with jacket is a modern lehenga design. These lehengas do not come with a dupatta and instead of blouse, they are paired with long jackets with front slit for movement. While the lehenga remains the same flared one, it is the jacket which makes a difference. You can wear such lehengas in winters to strike a balance between comfort and style.

The Stylish Skirt Type or Indo-western Lehenga

One of the latest lehenga designs which are super trending right now are the indo-western lehengas. These lehengas have a scope for experiments and styles. They are mostly a pair of crop top and skirt with little to no flare. These types of lehengas are perfect for a minimal look and you can actually wear them on all sorts of occasions as you can easily find minimal to OTT options in them.

Saree Style Lehenga - Combination of Both

Another trending lehenga design is the saree style lehenga. They are basically sarees but with no pleats and stitched shoulder drapes. They are easy to wear and even easier to carry. These types of lehengas are preferred for a traditional look mostly. But you can also find some indo-western designs in these types of designs also.

Flared Lehenga Without Panels - For a Neater Look

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And the final type of lehenga design is the flared lehenga but with no panels. These types of lehengas are made out of a single piece of fabric with no panels in between. Someone, who wants a neater and lighter look should go for such type of lehengas. However, non-paneled flare lehengas require the use of cancan to give it some volume.

Cherry Picked Lehenga Designs for Online Purchase

Embroidered Beige Lehenga

Beige is the colour of the season and you don't want to miss out on a beige coloured lehenga for yourself. Whether it is wedding or engagement or even small affairs, shades of beige are ruling the market so we picked a heavily embroidered net lehenga in beige colour for you.

The semi stitched lehenga with poly shantoon inner lehenga is gorgeous beyond words. The embroidery on it is so intricate and detailed that you can’t take your eyes off it. It is further embellished with resham, zari and stone work all over. The lehenga has a net kameez over it which is a unique design in itself. It is paired with beige semi-stitched blouse and net dupatta in the same color. You can buy this gorgeous lehenga on www.utsavfashion.in for Rs.9,800

Organza Tissue Lehenga Choli Dress

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We have already talked about the popular skirt type lehengas so it is time to buy one as well. You have this beautiful grey organza tissue flared lehenga along with a peach coloured crop top on it. While the choli is made out of satin, it has shiffon work done on it. It has off shoulder design along with straps on the shoulder. Talking about the grey lehenga, then it has satin inner lining. While the outer fabric has golden brocade border on it.

The lehenga is embellished with hand work motifs on it which are made out of multicoloured embroidery and stone work. The embroidery perfectly matches with the colour of the crop top hence making them a perfect pair. You can buy this beautiful lehenga on www.amazon.in for Rs.1,699

Foil Print Lehenga Choli

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Biba is a popular brand for ethnic wear in India and you got to check out their lehenga design too. We got our hands on one of their most beautiful foil print lehenga and choli set. All three elements of this set i.e. lehenga, choli as well as dupatta are in solid pink colour.

The choli is a bit dull here with simple short kurti type design with stripe stitch detailing on it. However, the lehenga is the real showstopper here. It has this stunning gold foil print on the bottom half of it which is quite delicate and very rich in terms of designs. The dupatta is also quite beautiful which is printed and has a contrasting border of the same print as the lehenga. You can buy this lehenga set on www.ajio.com for Rs.3,247

Printed Lehenga Choli Dupatta Set

If you want to opt for a fuss free and unique look then you are going to fall in love with this printed lehenga choli and dupatta set. While the lehenga and blouse are in royal blue color, the dupatta is available in contrasting beige colour.

Both lehenga and blouse are made out of taffeta fabric while the dupatta is in georgette fabric. The lehenga is more sort of a chaniya because of the ankle length but looks absolutely beautiful and ethnic enough too. The print is the real deal here which makes the whole set looks absolutely gorgeous. The golden print on royal blue fabric looks very detailed and eye-catching. Talking about the blouse then it has round neck and quarter length sleeves with back chain closure. You can buy this set on www.shoppersstop.com for Rs.3,399

Sea Green Ruffle Lehenga

Ruffle detailing is the top trend this time whether it comes to a lehenga or a saree. So, we decided to pick an ultra-stylish ruffled lehenga for you in sea green colour. This one is a semi-stitched lehenga made out of net fabric with an inner lining of poly shantoon. The lehenga is pretty flared with minimal ruffles. However, it is the dupatta as well as the blouse which has detailed ruffles on them.

The dupatta is also made out of net having ruffle borders but it is the blouse which makes the whole attire super fashionable and stylish. The blouse has golden print on it along with ruffle short sleeves which can make you look quite a diva. Get this stunning lehenga on www.myntra.com for Rs.3,319

Printed Jacket Style Lehenga

If you liked the jacket style lehenga design that we talked about in the above section, you are going to love this lehenga. This one is a set of printed semi-stitched lehenga with front slit kurti/jacket on it along with a dupatta. The brown coloured lehenga is completely printed and available in silk cotton blend fabric. However, the jacket style grey choli is the real deal here.

It has Chinese collar and front slit along with golden zari work on it. The contrast pairing is quite good looking and this piece is decent enough to be worn on small functions. You can give a miss to the chiffon dupatta for more modern appeal. This set is available for purchase on www.flipkart.com for Rs.1,455

Banarasi Semi-Stitched Lehenga

It is time to lay your eyes on a lehenga which is good for an engagement day. As Banarasi lehengas are a rage right now, we couldn’t help but mention one in our list too. This one here is a silk blend Banarasi lehenga with woven design and semi-stitched pattern. Here you get a set of lehenga, choli and dupatta and all of them are in hot pink colour. Not to forget that hot pink colour is super trending right now.

The lehenga has beautiful panels and golden woven design on it and the same can be seen on the choli as well as dupatta too. With a huge flare of lehenga and decent design of blouse, this piece will surely make up to your wish list. You can purchase this stunning banarasi lehenga on www.craftsvilla.com for Rs.6,916

Maroon Bridal Lehenga

So, we have mentioned a lehenga for engagement and now you will be in a lookout for bridal lehenga designs. We picked a really traditional maroon velvet lehenga for the traditional bride. While both the lehenga and choli are in velvet fabric and maroon color, the dupatta makes a difference in peach color and net fabric. However, as the lehenga is not paneled, you will need cancan to fluff it up a bit.

This super traditional lehenga has heavy golden embroidery work on it and the motifs are quite pretty. While the choli and lehenga are fully decked up with this embroidery work, the dupatta remains simple with only a bit of maroon border. So, grab this stunning lehenga on www.peachmode.com for Rs.7,149

Some Tips to Style Your Lehenga

Owing to the current trend, lehenga choli online shopping is not a taboo anymore. In fact, most of the brides are preferring to buy their wedding and engagement lehengas online. However, when it comes to styling, you need some tips handy. So, here are some of them.

Opt for Indo-Western Styles

The recent fashion trend is all about experimenting with the existing styles. This is why indo-western attires are ruling the market. So, you can opt for an indo-western lehenga for all sorts of occasions even if it is your own wedding. However, always go for such looks which make you feel comfortable in your own skin.

Experiment with Different Blouses or Kurtis

The best thing about a lehenga is that it gives you the scope for mix and match. This is why you can try out various types of blouse and kurtis over a lehenga for unique pairing. Shirts, long front slit kurtis, off-shoulder blouse, long jackets are the recent trends that women are opting over plain blouses. These replacements are perfect to change the look of an old lehenga into a brand new one.

Try Layering for an Edgy Style

You must have seen the element of layering in kurtis and incidentally, a lehenga design also offers scope for the same. You can wear a shrug over a lehenga to add a bit of edginess into it. Or you can also go for a net jacket to complete your look. A layering can be done by donning two dupattas with a single lehenga too. It mainly depends on your imagination.

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Make a Style Statement in 2019 by Trying These Lehengas

Combining both the Indian and Western styles, a well styles lehenga will make you stand out, be it your own wedding, or somebody else's. So what are you waiting for? Try these amazing lehengas and make a style statement!