No one hasn’t heard about the maestro, Manish Malhotra. He is popular both as a Bollywood designer and also for his bridal couture. His outfits are a contemporary take on traditional themes and are very, very extravagant. Often accessorised by drapes and fringes, they have unconventional designs. We can go on rambling about the beauty of his works, but we will instead show them to you. Scroll down and be ready to be wowed.
This lehenga was the crown jewel of Manish Malhotra’s 2016 Couture Collection. Inspired by Persian architecture, this asymmetrically cut lehenga has extensive gold thread work. But the highlight of the attire is the off-shoulder blouse amps the glamour quotient. Tie your hair back to flaunt it to the maximum.
Kareena Kapoor wore this gorgeous black and silver lehenga to HT Most Stylish Awards 2019. This heavily embellished lehenga coupled with a flutter sleeve blouse and attached cape make her look like the diva she is. Because the attire is so flashy, her clean look with a tied up bun is the perfect complement to it.
This aqua blue lehenga worn by Jhanvi Kapoor created quite a stir in the industry. It has multi-coloured floral embroidery which is matched by a sheer blouse and a matching organza drape.
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This georgette and chiffon lehenga set is elegant in its simplicity. The vertically sequinned work make you dazzle and should be worn to a night function.
Alia Bhatt walked the ramp in this stunning lehenga for the India Couture Week 2014. The plain, scoop-neck bodice complements the luxurious embroidered skirt, and a straightforward net shawl completes the look.
This beautiful creation in raw silk and tulle replaces the traditional choli with a long Anarkali top. It also features heavy thread work and a layered skirt. The embellished tulle dupatta is a fitting addition to the rest of the outfit.
Shraddha Kapoor wore this captivating ensemble when she walked the ramp as the show stopper for the Lakme Fashion Week Winter Festive 2016. This lehenga helped bring back minimalistic designs back to bridal couture. This is quite an eccentric design, but if you are looking for something out of the box, then you have hit the jackpot with this.
This bridal lehenga worn by Anushka Sharma at the Mijwan Fashion Show 2017 is one of Manish Malhotra’s most beautiful creations. An unusual marriage of a chikankari worked skirt with a fringed style top is just the right mix of ethnic and modern. Pair it with a studded choker and statement earrings to complete the work.
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Sonam Kapoor stole the show at the Delhi Couture Week in this amazing lehenga. The highlight of the outfit is the jacket which is slowly worked with beads and sequins. This is paired with a relatively simple lehenga with red trimmings.
Alia Bhatt ditched the traditional wedding colours and wore this striking white and blue lehenga to Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal’s wedding. The blue and white designs seem to have been inspired by Chinese porcelain patterns. A potli bag and statement earrings completed her look.
Real bride, Nishtha opted for these original colours of oxblood and pastel green for her destination wedding in Thailand. The bride has adopted the double draping style. She has used a lighter shade for one of the shawls so that the entire outfit does not look dull.
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This velvet lehenga is one of its kind amongst all creations of Manish Malhotra. And the bride Sonali Agarwal has cleverly opted for this thick fabric for her winter wedding.
More and more brides are moving away from loud tones and instead opting for subtle shades like this and real bride Nirja Shah looks beautiful in this lehenga.
Socialite Sheetal Mafatlal opted for this diamante beige number for her wedding in Udaipur. Both the lehenga and choli have rich embroidery done in pastel hues.
This is a bright yet unusual shade, and Pooja Parekh has chosen it for her evening wedding. The radial patterns on the lehenga also make for beautiful photos such as this.
Akriti Maasand has chosen this shimmering baby pink lehenga for the Bollywood vibe that it oozes out. She has tastefully paired it with a polki diamond choker.
This sparkling off shoulder lehenga would look quite at home even for a white wedding.
If you want a conventional lehenga design, well then that is also available with him. And even in this ethnic design, you can see his signature style in the intricate work on the skirt.
Manish Malhotra lehengas are not only for your wedding, but you can also choose them for your Mehndi or Haldi. Like the bride here, has adopted a plain ivory skirt and a cute blouse with fringes and a drape.
The bride has boldly chosen a lehenga which does not have any of the so-called wedding colours but doesn’t she look gorgeous.
Even if you were not in love with his designs before, we are sure you are now.
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