Bridal Lehenga's

Talking about Indian bridal outfit, the names that crop up into your mind, at the very first instance, are lehenga-choli, sari and salwar-kameez. In the present times, most of the brides, especially in North India, prefer wearing a lehenga for their wedding. At Label SHANU CHITLANGIYA the bridal lehenga is be jewelled with a lot of added extras, to give it a very rich and luxurious look. Heavy embroidery, stones, crystals and sequins are used to decorate the bridal lehenga of a bride and give it a royal feel.

bridal Lehenga cover one of the traditional garments worn by Indian women. Earlier, it used to be worn by women on an everyday basis. However, these days, it is reserved for special occasions only, like wedding or a festival. The dress comprises of a lehenga (skirt), choli (blouse) and dupatta/chunni (stole). The bridal lehenga is an ankle-length skirt, which is draped around the waist, while choli is a midriff-revealing blouse, usually with tight sleeves, shirt sleeves and low neck and back. The dupatta/chunni is just like a stole, which might be slung around the neck or hung from one of the shoulders.

The Styles
In terms of style, you have the option of various different cuts in bridal lehenga skirt - fish cut, straight cut, A-line cut and flares. In the fish-cut style, the lehenga hugs your body till the knees and thereafter, it erupts into full-on flares. In the second style i.e. straight-cut, the lehenga falls parallel to your legs, just like a wrap-around skirt. The A-line cut, as the name suggests, has the bridal lehenga skirt going in an A-line i.e. the cut broadens with the increase in the length of the skirt. Finally, Label SHANU CHITLANGIYA has the flared lehenga, in which the skirt has a lot of pleats around the waist. It is very heavy, but looks extremely beautiful.

The Fabrics
In bridal lehenga you will find many options in terms of the fabrics. Amongst the most common fabrics that are used for a bridal lehenga are brocades,raw silks,satins etc... Owing to its rich feel and flowing texture, it is quite popular amongst brides. Another option comprises of tissue, which gives a royal appeal to the outfit. You can also go for net, with a georgette or satin base, for creating the perfect bridal lehenga. These days, crepe and georgette have also started being included in the fabric choices for a bridal lehenga. Each of the fabrics mentioned here gives a luxurious appeal to the lehenga, thus serving the purpose of the bridal look completely.

Other Options
There are few other variants of a lehenga, namely lancha and sharara, which you can consider, while selecting your bridal outfit. Talking about lancha, the outfit is almost similar to a lehenga, the main difference arising in the style of the shirt (choli). In a lancha, the choli is quite long, going a few inches past the hips. Then, you have the sharara, in which the lehenga skirt is divided vertically, with a stitch in the center. The shirt is bit longer than the conventional choli, covering the hips. While sharara is basically the traditional dress of the Muslim brides, it has now become popular in other weddings as well.

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