The Lookbook

The Great Indian Wedding Book picks out the sumptuous colour palettes for a wedding and paints an intriguing moodboard to inspire the soon to be brides. We create eight different looks for the bride and the wedding with key statement decor essentials of the season.



Azure Soul

A wedding swathed in the soothing colour palette of azure is nothing less than celestial - a colour that symbolises fidelity in certain parts of the world and considered auspicious in the Indian subcontinent, given its godly lineage from Lord Krishna. The subtle hues of aqua in a saree culled out of dyed lace and net, add a perfect finish to an intimate wedding.

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Crimson & Gold Notes

Crimson and gold evoke an opulent era and herald the reign of Maharajas and Maharanis. A rich colour palette for an extravagant affair, these two colours reflect an unbridled heritage and have an instant royal connect. Gold, an auspicious metal, is considered to bring luck to the couple about to embark on a new journey. Opt for restrained glamour with a sequins sheathed blouse paired with a heavy lehenga embroidered with resham and gold thread. The two colours spin a tale of extravagance and decadence.....

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Pristine White

The tradition of white weddings originated in the 1840s when Queen Victoria banished the heavily brocaded gowns for the white lace confection, for her betrothal to Prince Albert. As news of this audacious move spread around the world, the Victorian elites embraced white into their weddings. What started out as a trend soon turned into a tradition. The colour became a symbol of prosperity. So usher in the whites with an immaculately cut bustier of Swarovski crystals, paired with an ivory chiffon saree to give an Indian twist....

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Scarlet & Crystal Constellation

Scarlet and Crystals are all set to put the shine back into a fairytale wedding. With an unmatched pedigree, bling has been a cult favourite for many. Hints of scarlet bring in the wedding cheer and provide a vibrant canvas for the decor. Chunks of Swarovski crystals on georgette, sequinned embroidery and gota border create a starry constellation on the wedding ensemble. Let the combination sway the guests and transport them to an ethereal bliss....

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Burgundy & Champagne Visions

A wedding can slip into an orbit of absolute timelessness with the use of this rich colour combination - burgundy with champagne. Deep burgundy sets the tone for a surreal winter wedding and champagne accents add a delicate poise. The classic antique gold zardozi and jamavar prints on the stunningly crafted lehenga are reminiscent of the Medieval era.....

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Navy & Cranberry Thoughts

Elegance plays muse for the mood-board of a wedding themed in the surreal tones of navy blue and cranberry. This perfect combination for a winter wedding evokes a visual fantasy. Navy lends its masculine gravitas to the slight femininity of cranberry. The muted elegance of a navy blue kalidaar lehenga, contrasted with a cranberry tassled blouse, whispers understated sophistication....

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Teal & Antique

Steal the ‘stark beauty’ of vintage teal from the peacocks and weave in your wedding colour palette. A striking colour when paired with antique gold makes for an elegant spring wedding. Brides who want to incorporate old world charm to their wedding can use different shades of vintage to create a spectrum of glamour. Embellish it with the jewel accent of rusted gold to create a chic backdrop. Express your love for antique by opting for a full sleeved blouse paired with a zardozi embroidered lehenga to give it a vintage feel......

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Mango & Raspberry Bursts

Embrace the burst of colours on the wedding day with the combination of mango and raspberry. Reminiscent of a heady summer afternoon, the combination reflects the myriad hues of joy. From the wedding ensemble painted with bold strokes of ripe yellows and deep raspberries to the shine of emeralds and sapphires, these colours are replete with resplendent overtones......

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