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The colour 'Red' has always had more than one gleaming and sacred meaning in our culture. From being recognised as the colour of love to highlighting the value of rituals by wearing a pious red thread, the auspicious colour is all about fondness and devotion. When we speak about the significance of red colour, the colour has always been synonymous to purity and veracity. A bride decking up in a dazzling red dulhan lehenga choli is as timeless as tides. Popping out your personality in a red glow will never go out of style in India. Red will be always be the timeless shade of royalty and luxury.
Here’s a shoutout to all the brides-to-be who still think that red colour is ethereal and if you too are planning to wear a red lehenga at your wedding, then you’ve hit the right place! We have got a list of effervescent ideas of red lehenga. Scroll up and explore the charm of red lehenga designs.
If you are that hyperactive bride-to-be who loves everything lovely, then you must’ve thought of imbibing ‘Laal Rang’ for your ‘Laal Ishq’. Are we right or are we right? Every bride wants her bridal look to be exceptional and appealing. Why not level up the look by adding a shade of red in your bridal outfit? Red is a go-to colour for every girl who wishes to balance out the vibe between classy and sassy.
Classic Gold & Red Bridal Lehenga
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Whichever year it may be, the classic gold and red bridal lehenga will never go out of style. Only this time, it comes with a tulle dupatta, antique Dori work, sequins, Dabka embellishments and crystals. 2023 will see a lot of delicate embellished work on bridal lehengas paired with sheer dupattas made of materials like organza and silk.
Velvet & Organza Blended Red Bridal Lehenga
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2022 has seen the ethereal pairing of velvet with organza and this trend will surely be on top in the coming year. Wide florals, shiny velvets, embroidered organza dupattas and vintage sequins are going to be big in 2023, especially on red bridal lehengas. Pair these up with heritage jewellery and you will have the ultimate trending bridal look of the year.
Lucknowi Chikankari Red Bridal Lehenga
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If you think Lucknowi Chikankari is just for kurtas and dupattas, think again. Because it has seeped into bridal wear this year and how! Gold and silver Chikankari on red bridal lehengas is definitely going to be one of the top trends in 2023. Deep neckline cholis, Gota borders, heavy dupattas and mirror work will go perfectly with these kinds of lustrous red lehengas for brides.
Red Bridal Lehenga with Mughal Jaali Work and Delicate Florals
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Another top trend you will get to see a lot in 2023 will be dupattas laden with Mughal Jaali work and small and delicate floral work over lehenga and cholis. Brides of 2023- if you’re looking to go all out and are looking for a red lehenga with heavy work- this trend is for you.
Red Bridal Lehenga with Beautiful Gota Patti Work
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Gota Patti detailings will be coming back into fashion in the coming year. A great substitute for heavy sequin and beadwork, this lightens up the lehenga in weight and will thus be preferred by a lot of brides in 2023. You will see the market naturally gravitating towards broad golden Gota patti work on red bridal lehengas paired with Sabyasachi-style cholis and Gota Patti-bordered dupattas.
Red Bridal Lehenga with Traditional Hand Embroidery
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If we haven’t said this enough already, let us say this again- 2023 is going to be big on Velvet lehengas, cholis and dupattas. Other than sequins and florals, hand-embroidered velvet lehengas will be in vogue for the year. If you’re going to be a 2023 bride and are looking for a contemporary silhouette that isn’t in-your-face blingy and still gives an eternal shine, this trend is going to be your favourite.
Deep & Rusty Red Bridal Lehenga
Towards the end of this year, we saw the traditional red lehenga take a turn towards rusty oranges, maroons and deeper shades of red. Also, with Pantone declaring Viva Magenta the colour of the year, we couldn’t miss adding this to our list of top red bridal lehengas for 2023. In 2023 these colours will continue to stay in trend and you will see these colours mixed with a variety of different works like sequins, embroidery and Dori.
Red Bridal Lehenga with Sequins & Heavy Borders
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For the brighter shades of red, 2023 will bring back orange-red and scarlet reds along with Kamdaani work. In 2023, you will see these kinds of blingy red lehengas catching on along with materials like raw silk and tulle dupattas to add to the flashiness of the outfit, in a good way.
Old World Bordeaux Makhmali Red Bridal Lehenga
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2023 is making way for heavily embellished red bridal lehengas with old world charm, vintage, heritage jewellery. Think Kasmiri threadwork, artistic embellishments and heavily sequined borders on dupattas along with Polki, Emerald, Ruby and cut diamond jewellery to adorn on the wedding day.
Red Bridal Lehenga with Architectural Motif Designs
When it comes to designs, architectural motifs are going to rule 2023. You will see sequins on lighter and brighter-toned red lehengas for brides with intricate motifs on the panels. These designs help the timeless red lehenga look fuller and also make it stand apart from the other traditionally designed red lehengas in the market.
Red Bridal Lehenga with Delicate Embellishments & Embroideries
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A more muted version of the red lehenga for brides is a delicately embroidered monochrome red lehenga. The year 2023 will bring a combination of delicate embroidery, embellishments and work with fabrics like velvet, organza and raw silk. Another combination that will be quite popular will be velvet and organza dupattas- one on the shoulder and one as a veil.
Raw Silk Red Bridal Lehenga
Raw silk is an unmatched fabric when it comes to lustre and flow. It gives the perfect cuts, and fluidity and is also very light to wear. It was high time for this fabric to be in the top trending styles for red bridal lehengas. The coming year will bring back raw silk with intricate Zardori work back in fashion for brides. Look out for bright reds, golden Zardori and designer borders.
Monochromatic Red Bridal Lehenga
Priyanka Chopra set the bar high with her wedding’s monochromatic look and the look is here to stay for 2023. The year will see lesser traditional combinations of red with green and more monochrome bright red lehengas with red embellishments and sequins.
Red Bridal Lehenga with Fine Zardori Work
Move over mirror work, Zardori is here to take over 2023. The year is bringing back delicate silk thread embroidery and Zardori work back in trend song with french knots and hand-painted dupattas. If you’re going to be a bride in 2023, look for Zardori work on lehengas with deep red colours and pair your lehenga with a heavy heritage choker and Mathapatti for a bridal look to die for.
Veiled, Scarlet Red Bridal Lehenga
We’d be lying if we said Arpita Mehta did not win our hearts with her veiled bridal entry at her wedding. Veils have taken over the industry and we’re all eyes for it in the coming year. Watch out for sheer fabrics like organza and net with jaali work and broad borders.
Dipped in Red Historic Beauty
Isn’t this a beautiful red lehenga? How about adding a pinch of historic vibes in your D-day outfit? If you are the bride who loves everything regal then this red bridal lehenga from the latest collection of JJ Valaya is perfect for your precious day. From dribbling foil embroidery day to the passionate colour, this lehenga will make you live in the moment of new beginnings and ecstasy.
Blooming Scarlet Red Bridal Lehenga
If you are looking for radiant motivation then this heart stealing red lehenga from the collection of Dolly J is going to swirl the bottle of charm with grace. Wed in red while you sway the outfit with ‘Dulhan Wali Feeling.’ The gold embroidered lehenga topped with high-end zardosi work is super for your dreamy wedding.
Red Peplum Lehenga Does The Talking
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We are crushing on this royal red lehenga from Manish Malhotra’s collection. This timeless red lehenga from the collection - #Ruhaniyaat is showering some major oh-so-pretty vibes. The well embellished lehenga topped with golden embroidery is all you need to leave a mark of imperial and majestic vibes! And, The peplum blouse gets all the brownie points from us!
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A Red Fairytale Lehenga Dream
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Red is the colour which can never go out of fashion. This lehenga from Falguni Shane Peacock's latest collection is magnificent for all the millennial brides. The golden embroidery on the lehenga capped with dainty stones, crystals, and foliage motif will accentuate the wedding look with allay. The fiery cropped corset blouse topped with a deep neckline has definitely set some major fashion goals! Are you ready to twirl the meaning of love in this alluring red lehenga?
When Classic Gold Meets Red Lehenga
Enthralled much with this oh-so-gorgeous red lehenga? A masterpiece from Reynu Taandon's latest collection, this red lehenga is fulfils the outfit dreams of every bride-to-be! The splendid red lehenga embellished with gold sequins, dabka, and moti enhances the look of the outfit. The fine zardosi work adds a lustrous radiance to the lehenga. The marori works on the border of red lehenga and blends the base of glow and gleam soothingly. Be a red charmer on your D-day, while you make tonnes of gleeful memories with your loved ones!
Where There Is Regal There Is A Red Lehenga
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Who said red lehengas are ruling out of the boundary of fashion? This imperial red lehenga is shouting royalty from every corner of the embellishment. A fabulous combination of Sabyasachi red bridal lehenga with heritage jewellery is to swoon over. Nothing can beat the beauty of red and golden contrast. If you are looking for something classy yet elegant then this outfit is a perfect selection for your precious day.
When Silk Illuminates A Red Lehenga
Wish to dive in the vibe where ‘Laal Dupatta’ brushes over your better half? If yes, then this mesmerising red lehenga from the collection of Anita Dongre is a perfect pick for your D-day. This intricate silk lehenga in a stunning wine hue is adorned with gotta Patti, Dori, sequins, zardosi work and is a legitimate pick for your dreamy wedding. Hit the stage of love with an embellished scoop neck blouse design while you boost your happy vibe with allay.
The Brighter Side of Red Lehenga Designs
Ever wanted to flaunt your D-day by adding a fashion statement in your outfit? This belted heritage red lehenga from the collection of Tarun Tahiliani is an absolute pick for you. The zardosi work on this silk lehenga explodes the eminence with grace and the embellished belt just adds a cherry on the cake. Shed the shade of stress and glam up in this enthralling red lehenga you pretty bride-to-be!
When Red Lehenga is All About Glimmer
Honestly, this red lehenga is going to dwell your souls into a goddess. From stirring sequence to embellished zardozi work, this red velvet lehenga is topped with allure and enchanting bliss. Speculative much on who designed it? Of course, the skilful Shyamal & Bhumika. This heritage bridal outfit is going to cap you with oh-so Maharani vibes!
Red Lehenga Design drenched in Culture
We know red is the colour of queenship and virtue. If you are that bride who loves to imbibe cultural feelings in every aspect then this opulent red lehenga is an exemplary choice for you. The peculiar embroidered work clearly explains how a woman loves to perform the ‘Shringar’ on her priceless day. If you wish to elevate the legacy of your family then this beautiful lehenga from Lalit Dalmia Couture is going to set the stage on boons.
When Red Adds a Drop Of Glee
When red is your wedding colour but you wish to add a hint of mint, this lehenga comes to your rescue. This handcrafted lehenga from the collection of Akriti by Ritika & Shakun is going to fulfil all your wedding outfit dreams. A dual shade lehenga always makes a bride look divine and magnificent. Bloom the ambience of your wedding with this ethereal red lehenga while you make joyful memories with your loved ones.
Enchanted much with these red lehenga designs? Make way for red on your D-day, while you prick the bubble of new beginnings with full prosperity and blessings.
Fill up your bridal wardrobe with a mesmerising red lehenga and don’t forget to widen your bright smile when you wear the astounding outfit.
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