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What to Wear at Summer Weddings in 2020? Bridal Lehengas

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By Editorial Team

Updated on 30 June, 2020

Hello Gorgeous,

The wedding season is almost here and you can’t wait to flaunt those gorgeous ethnic outfits, be it at your bff’s or your family wedding. And if you are a bride to be, I imagine you must have already started planning for the big day!

From the rise and fall of silhouettes to the embroidery, we’ve picked out the hottest trends for a summer 2020 wedding by veteran designers.

Here’s your wedding wear rulebook segregated according to your personality type. Scroll ahead to pick your ensembles to dazzle at your wedding celebrations.

Hottest 2020 wedding wear trends even your dreams can’t deny

1.  Rohit Bal’s Spring Summer 2020 collection: Gulbagh: An Ode to Flowers of Kashmir

With large embroidered roses, black and white palettes with bursts of Varanasi Brocade, gold and sumptuous textiles, Rohit Bal’s Gulbagh hits every note, worthy of an exquisite Indian wedding collection.

●   The Floral Applique

This ivory saree with red and gold floral motifs embroidered all over and a pleated border running on the sides, adds a nice detail to the wedding look.Pair this with a pair of gold earrings and/or a maang tikka and reign the wedding look.



●   The Classic Lehenga

Heading to the most classic look – a red wedding lehenga – this piece comes in the still on-trend velvet, dyed to a deep wine stain hue. The gold embroidery is delicate and precise as it swirls into a complex design. While the rest of the looks in this collection flirt with modernity, this one is truly timeless.


●   Ivory Top with Red Brocade Lehenga

This Ivory chanderi Gulbagh top with silk embroidered floral motifs and the red brocade lehenga is surely a head turner


●   Cape on Saree

The new trend for summers or winters – cape on Saree!!. We are in love with this black saree with floral motif and a gorgeous, glistening cape.


●   The Peplum way

The Peplum wedding lehenga from this collection creates the most beautiful medieval European silhouette.


●   The Flamingo motifs

This wedding lehenga from Rohit Bal is to die for! With its beautiful flamingo print and white colour palette, it’s the perfect look for an offbeat bride.


●   The contemporary prints

They’re making an even bigger comeback this year. Rohit Bal introduced this lovely flamingo print in his sarees which can be worn time and again. Wear this to a wedding and you will surely make a lot of heads turn.


●   The Ivory Kalidar lehenga and Corset Blouse

This is the ultimate wedding reception look – a gorgeous white lehenga with careful floral motifs and a Corset Blouse that translates well to an after-party outfit.


●   The bold floral print

To end our list, this lehenga is a gorgeous blend of traditional Indian wedding style and playful modern twists. The sheer blouse adds modesty while creating an interesting silhouette.


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 2. Payal Singhal’s New age collection

Payal Singhal label is for those who want something unique for their wedding. Her style is a connoisseur of unique, and not necessarily heavily embellished lehengas or sarees.

●   The hand-painted lehenga

This Payal Singhal signature Gold Embroidered olive green blouse with an aqua Handpainted Lehenga will surely make heads turn. Love the motifs Payal has chosen to paint on these lehengas.


●   The Abha or Glass/ Mirror Work

These ensembles featuring mirror work also known as Kaanch or Shisha Embroidery will make you stand out!

The combination of mirror detailing in peach and pink colours creates a very unique look. The use of Abha on lehengas has been traditional, but the colour combination and the general styling by Payal Singal make the pieces quite unique.




●   The Pearl Work

Payal Singhal combines exquisite pearl and floral embroidery in this dazzling lehenga set with navy dupion silk embroidered choli and with silk and floral embroidered lehenga, and dupatta with a scallop lace.


●   The fusion

Payal Singhal has a perfect fusion of Indo-western ensembles featuring a periwinkle blue embroidered kurta paired with sharara bottoms . Style the look with meenakari danglers and bangle and raise the heat!


●   Golden Thread Embroidery

Up your diva quotient, in this silk golden thread embroidered choli and lehenga. The silhouettes seamlessly merge the traditional and the modern by pairing off-shoulder cholis with lehenga in this particular one.


3. Sabyasachi’s Fiza Collection – Splash of colours, moods, and emotions – A must-see for all the New Age Brides

When à la mode meets vintage, it often looks something like the Fiza Collection.

Fiza is about a style that brings in a new lightness of being, a kind of easy effortlessness marked by delicate florals, low-cut blouses, and a colour palette so appetizing, that would make it difficult for us to take our eyes off!

Here’s what caught our eyes in this collection:

●   Beauty in ivory

Subtle colours like ivory will never fail to leave everyone mesmerized for this 2020 Wedding Season!




●   Contemporary meets Traditional

‘Dum Maaro Dum’ is a part of Fiza where contemporary meets traditional to speak for the Gen-X’s taste. Sheer, sexy and modern necklines; that’s how a millennial bridesmaid wants her outfit to be!


●   Gold is the new bold

Gold is the new Bold for 2020 Weddings!

Isn’t it just the thing that would be perfect for a Mehendi Functions?



●   Shine in Gold

This dull gold sari surely left us mesmerized. This is an apt choice for your evening function! Just a Gold Base makeup, the right studded jewellery and you’re all set to grab all the limelight!


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4. Manish Malhotra’s Spring Summer 2020 Collection – Magnificent, Glam and Grand

Manish Malhotra’s latest collection is n extension of his trademark grandiose and dreamy designs, inspired by the beauty and splendour of the Middle East. The collection is a stunning amalgamation of east and west with use of Indian fabrics with western silhouettes, 3-D embellishments, thread embroideries, tassels, feathers, swirls of sequins and Swarovski crystals.

●   Charm of Colours

In sync with signature Manish Malhotra style – this orange velvet lehenga with designs of mythical winged Arabian horses in 3-D embellishments, vibrant tassels and feathers look every bit from the dream!


●   The Pastels

This lehenga with Gold Bullion thread work and cold-shoulder blouse top adds that contemporary twist. Swirls of sequins, along with intricate floral threadwork embroidery – all came together to weave a sensuous tapestry


●   Play with colours

This ivory Lehenga with Multi-color Kashmiri embroidery and all-over Sequin highlights and red Blouse with Floral Sequin embroidery will leave everyone swooning over !!


● Grandiose!

This is definitely a princess-worthy outfit of sparkling crystals, a 3D-rose-embellished hem and a long, train. The peplum-style blouse with a plunging neckline adds to its glamour.


● Shimmer away

This shimmery silver lehenga-choli for that special evening will make you look every bit like a diva!!


See More: Manish Malhotra Lehenga Designs

5. Anju Modi collection: Classic, larger than life and an Ode to Heritage

Anju Modi’s new collection features Banarasi brocade and matka silk, adding a luxe touch with techniques like gold foil print, gota patti work and zardozi embroidery, the master of layering has remained faithful to her creative vision. This collection is inspired by miniature paintings, sculptures of the time celebrating the love of Radha Krishna.

●   Tanchoi Silk

This Jewelled Tanchoi Silk Lehengas with Lotus Buti Blouse and Purple Anarkali is just right for brides who want to add a bit of traditional style to their outfits while keeping modernity in mind.



●   Shades Of Yellow

This golden yellow embroidered lehenga paired with contrast blouse and dupatta by ” Anju Modi” is nothing short of a dream. Complete the look with statement earrings and maang tikka , and make the crowd ask who’s that girl?


● Magic of Layers

This Voluminous layered Anarkali with printed boota work is sure to leave everyone as mesmerized as this looks and can be worn even days after the wedding!


●   Muted Blouse

This buttery yellow lehenga with a blouse with peplums is a perfect one for the bride’s sister and BFF for the reception


●   Hues of Maroon

Feminine, opulent yet serene- this velvet with brocade Anarkali and lehenga in hues of maroon is easy on the eye yet timeless.


●   Earthy Tones

Have you seen anything finer than this? This earthy tone anarkali, adorned with jewel embroidery, long sleeve cholis with asymmetric closures, funky neckline and layers, of course, makes it classy and hard not to fall for!


●   The Classic Red

This classic red Anju Modi, magnificent, glittering lehenga; fully embroidered long-sleeved choli and net dupatta is for that modern yet rooted in tradition bride. And will definitely make everyone go “ Oh! Goodness!”


I’m sure that made you say Boy Oh Boy! You can either order these beauties from the directly from the designer’s store or if you would like to be on a low-key budget, you can take inspiration and create your own stunner. Whatever be the case, do send us your clicks. Who doesn’t love happy weddings after all?