Sweet, graceful, and strong – that’s the bridesmaid for you. Standing as a pillar of strength for the bride, she also takes on many tasks during the wedding preparations.  During the ceremony, she is the companion to the glowing bride as a staunch support as the newly-wed takes a step into her new life.

Bridal dressing has changed over time, and now bridesmaids’ outfits too are finding a niche in today’s times. A little less pronounced than bridal wear but equally graceful, beautiful sarees, gowns, lehenga sets and more are taking the fashion world by storm. The leading designers in the country have come up with jaw-dropping designer womens wear that celebrate the uniqueness the best friend to the bride has.

Pinks and pastel shades rule the roost at the main ceremony. You can always rely on Carma Online, India’s leading luxury designer wear shopping portal to connect you to your perfect bridesmaid wear, occasion or location no bar! Keeping in mind the different kinds of wedding ceremonies India has, our guide has what you need to shortlist the perfect bridesmaid outfit when your best friends takes her vows:

For Traditional Weddings at Night:

For Traditional Weddings at Night

In many parts of North India, traditional wedding ceremonies are held at night. Glitter and glamour take center-stage, with attires rich in embellishments and sequin work lighting up the night. For the traditional wedding ceremonies, the best bets would be your quintessential saree, lehenga, and suit in standout colours. The versatility in designs gives the wearer more freedom to play around with the look. The right blend of modernity adds just that right touch to your contemporary look. If that’s your style, than look no further than Masaba designs. Her lehenga in yellow and pink celebrates the high-low skirt trend and blends in the traditional prints, nailing modernity with traditional elegance.

For Traditional Weddings During The Day

For Traditional Weddings During The Day

With the sun shining bright on you, you would want to opt for shades that soften your silhouette. Think pastels like beige, blush pink, mint green that subtly illuminate your complexion, making it look fresh and dewy. This peach beauty by Anita Dongre embodies the classic characteristics of pastel shades in the sunlight.  Elegant and fluid, this Kaksi saree hits all the right notes for light day wedding wear. For the best match among its accessories, buy box clutches online on Carma Online.

Larger-Than-Life Weddings

Larger-Than-Life Weddings

Indians love extravagant wedding parties, be it throwing them or attending them. Amidst the flowing food and festivities at the most regal venues, the fashion factor at the event is nothing less than a page 3 event with everyone donning their finest wear. Big weddings means dressing up like a royal, so you know you can’t go wrong there by wearing a Sabyasachi creation. The expert designer’s ivory lehenga set is a winner for you if the wedding venue is a grandiose palace or a luxury hotel oozing the legendary Indian royalty life. Rustic, antique jewellery makes for the best pairing.

Beach Weddings

Beach Weddings

Another popular concept around the world is the idea of a beach wedding. The clear blue skies, tempting sea breeze, golden sands – all create a picturesque, postcard perfect snapshot. You want to make sure that you nail your look at the beach wedding not just for the visuals but also for your comfort. You don’t want sand particles ruining your dress. This luminescent grey chiffon saree by Manish Malhotra is an evergreen number. Don it for the day or at night, but shine out in this ethereal chiffon saree that adds a natural glow to your face. Rock the saree with pearl accessories to match the theme!

These were some of the outfit options for the perfect bridesmaid ensemble. If you are still confused, just remember to stick to pastel shades while your browse Carma Online and you’re sure to find an outfit you like!