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Modern-day brides have a comprehensive range of versatile outfits that they can wear during various wedding functions. Hence, no more need to wear jaded outfits that have been overplayed. Indo Western outfits are one such choice as they are perfect for almost every wedding function. Indo-Western dresses essentially offer an exciting mix of eastern and western elements that amalgamate and create a stunning outfit. The variety and types of dresses are infinite and there's something for all body types, budgets and style quotients. Let's check out what the top designers of the country are offering right now!

1. Gaurav Gupta

Gaurav Gupta

Gaurav Gupta has become the undisputed king of draped sarees and saree gowns. If you're looking for Indo Western outfits for your trousseau, pick one of his creations. Here is a perfect cocktail outfit, featuring a deep blue fit and flare gown, with an attached drape. The details lie in its unique silhouette, layers, embellishment and illusion neckline. Why we love it - Effortless, easy to wear and dressy outfit Apt for - cocktail, engagement

2. Manish Malhotra

Image Courtesy: Manish Malhotra

When has Manish Malhotra ever gone wrong with bridal wear? Here is an effortlessly fashionable Indo-Western outfit that features a corset top with a pair of Kashmiri wide-legged pants and a stole. The silhouette is flattering and the colour makes it stand out among conventional bridal wear. Why we love it - A classy combination of corset top with sharara Apt for - mehndi, sangeet night

3. Masaba Gupta

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Masaba Gupta is known for her quirky spin on ethnic outfits. Here is a marvellous example of one such dress. The trouser lehenga is unique and trendy. Made with festive silk and tulle fabrics, it will give your look bridal vibes without being too bulky. She has paired it with a fuchsia wrap blouse that features sheer net embroidery, Why we love it – Unpredictable modern silhouette Apt for – Haldi, mehndi, sangeet ceremonies.

Image Courtesy: Masaba Gupta

We could not help but add this sharara pants with tunic combination to our list of trousseau must-haves. Made with breezy, flowy fabric this outfit will come in handy during various wedding functions and even during your post-wedding life. Why we love it - breezy, versatile outfit Apt for – haldi, mehndi and even sangeet

4. Neeta Lulla

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Neeta has been a go-to designer of brides for decades now; even Bollywood celebrities swear by her classic pieces. This Indo-Western outfit by Neeta has our heart right now. The cape on a dhoti style draped saree is creating a rich look. Why we love it – A perfect mix of Edwardian era print on classic Indian silhouette Apt for – sangeet, mehndi. Conservative brides who do not wish to go for conventional outfits can give this modest Indo-Western gown a go!

Image Courtesy: Neeta Lulla

The long net sleeves and net dupatta are helping create Indian bridal vibes while the flattering silhouette is making the gown wearable for all body types. Why we love it - flattering silhouette for traditional brides who'd like to experiment Apt for – engagement, sangeet

5. Papa Don't Preach

Papa Don't Preach

Not 'preaching' but brides can steal the spotlight by opting for this ivory floral and sequins embroidered jumpsuit with a lace-up front. The pink and white colours, as well as the gold and mint embellishment, are making this Indo Western outfit stand out, effortlessly. This novel take on jumpsuit with a plunging neckline and cinched waist is worth a buy! Why we love it – super pretty, super effortless Apt for – mehndi, Sangeet. So, what's amazing about this look? Well, EVERYTHING!

Papa Don't Preach

A true epitome of Indo Western outfit, this outfit is an excellent conversation-starter. Dhoti pants, a half peplum jacket, elegant embellishment, Angrakha-inspired plunging neckline, thigh-high slit - everything will make your man go ooh-la-la! Why we love it – vibrant colour, never-seen-before style Apt for – mehndi, Sangeet

6. Ridhi Mehra

Image Courtesy: Ridhi Mehra

f you're looking for stunning Indo Western outfits, Ridhi Mehra has the perfect ensembles for your wedding trousseau. Featuring a gold ornate Anarkali with a v-neckline and a ruffle trim dupatta, this outfit is everything dreams are made of! You can pair it with a bejewelled waistbelt to enhance the figure and increase its festive charm. Don't miss the sexy back and draped stole, which is adding a touch of Indian sultriness. Why we love it - Can be dressed up or down Apt for – engagement, sangeet or reception

7. Sabyasachi Mukherjee

Image Courtesy: Sabyasachi Mukherjee

who'd be surprised to see Sabyasachi on this list! Known for opulent sarees and extravagant traditional Indian bridal wear, he offers beautiful Indo Western outfits too. Let's take a moment to appreciate the beauty of this black Anarkali style gown that's super glam. The black textured silk portrait gown with a hand-embroidered Persian border will make you look mesmerising like a painting. Dress it up or dress it down, make it flamboyant or keep it conservative, you cannot go wrong with this outfit. Why we love it -  Power dressing for brides Apt for – engagement or reception. When the desi girl who's married to Angrezi Babu dons an outfit on her reception, we know it's going to be trending!

Image Courtesy: Sabyasachi Mukherjee

Priyanka Chopra's brocade corset with a matching lehenga, zardosi borders is helping spell an Indo-Western charm. The silhouette is absolutely complementary and the royal colour is adding icing to the cake. Why we love it  - the outfit has a period feel Apt for - engagement or reception

8. Tarun Tahiliani

Tarun Tahiliani

Tahiliani Sarees are back this wedding season but with a spin! This Tarun Tahiliani creation is the perfect example of making sarees modern for millennial brides. This heavily embellished draped saree hugs the body beautifully, accentuating it. The sexy blouse and waistband are further enhancing the interest. The muted colour is keeping it sophisticated. Why we love it - effortlessly dressy saree Apt for – engagement

There's no point in having monotonous and jaded outfits in your wedding trousseau. Indo-Western outfits feature a wide range of styles, silhouettes and fabrics and help you create ultra-modern looks while still keeping it traditional.  We hope these popular designers and their creations have inspired you to pick an Indo-Western outfit for a more versatile look.

Are you ready to embrace this rapidly growing bridal fashion trend?

-Written by Shikha Sharma