10 Hottest Colours For Engagement And Cocktail Gowns This Wedding Season


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10 Hottest Colours For Engagement And Cocktail Gowns This Wedding Season

Undoubtedly, the traditional Indian bridal wear enhances the beauty of a bride manifolds on the most important day of her life. That is why, most of the Indian brides still prefer wearing a lehenga or a saree on their wedding day. However, when it comes to the pre-wedding functions, they always love to forego this traditional attire for at least one of them. Thus, it is not at all surprising to see a lot of beautiful brides donning gorgeous gowns on either their cocktail party or the engagement ceremony. [READ: 8 Superb Reasons Why Renting Your Wedding Lehenga And Jewellery Is The Best Idea]

Well, if you are also planning to rock one of your wedding functions in a stunning gown, then here are some of the hottest colours of this season that you must consider while buying your gown.

#1. Marsala

One of the hottest colours of the year, Marsala, is simply an exhilarating mix of wine, maroon and deep red shades. As you plan to wear this bold colour, you can even go daring with the silhouette.

You can go for the tube-style neckline, but do keep in mind your body type. And, even if you pick up a classic design, this bold and sensuous colour will simply add warmth and richness to your look.

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#2. Scuba Blue

This is the best colour for our bubbly brides to reflect their carefree and playful attitude. This cool shade of blue will simply add a flavour of excitement in your look. So, pick up this energising colour for your gown and set the pleasant party mood.

Image Courtesy: Jyotsna Tiwari (left)

Remember, your scuba blue gown will look best when it would be made of a fabric that has a fluid-like drape, such as satin, chiffon, etc.

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#3. Glacier Grey

Grace your wedding function in one of the most soothing colours– grey. Many people do not prefer wearing grey for their wedding functions, but you can really rock the party by simply adding some interesting element to this colour.

Image Courtesy: Nickie Nina (right)

You can simply don a sequinned grey gown to prove how stylish even this subtle colour can be. You can also get an embroidered one to enhance your style quotient.

If you are still hesitant of wearing such an unusual colour on any of your wedding functions, then take inspiration from these Top Bollywood Divas Who Did Not Wear Red At Their Weddings

#4. Tangerine

Tangerine is one phenomenal colour that is fast becoming a hot favourite among the brides this wedding season. Then, why not try this energising colour in one of your ‘dance-all-night’ parties?

And, if you want to wear this festive-spirited colour with an Indian twist, then go for a saree-style gown, just like Deepika Padukone (in the image above). This fusion design in such a vibrant colour would make a great outfit for your wedding reception party.

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#5. Custard

As the name explains, this colour is a soothing and soft tint of yellow. Just the addition of slight amount of bling will do wonders to your custard-coloured gown.

Image Courtesy: Shehla Khan (left), Jyotsna Tiwari (right)

You can even take inspiration from the ones, who have already charmed the world with this colour (see images above), and rock the night like a true diva!

#6. Classic Blue

It is a timeless classic colour that reflects calmness and boldness at the same time. So, try this colour in anything from a fusion gown to a ball gown, and flaunt your elegant taste.

If you have sculpted shoulders, then you can flaunt them in an off-shoulder gown leaving your neck bare. And, while accessorising yourself to complete the look, wear just one statement piece, and you are good to go.

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#7. Lucite Green

Usually green is considered to be the colour of envy, but lucite green definitely does not fall into that category. This is one of those colours that hint upon your carefree attitude.

Image Courtesy: Trendseve.com (left)

So, set the vibrant party mood with a green gown, which gives a minty glow to the celebratory environment.

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#8. Toasted Almond

If you love the tints and shades of brown, then the toasted almond colour is a fine choice for you. You can try a variety of styles– ranging from the mermaid gown to the ball gown. In any case, the result is going to be the same, and that is, you remain the highlight of the day because of your sophisticated taste.

Image Courtesy: Shyamal and Bhumika (left)

While the colour of almond can help you sport an amazing party look, the 'wonder-nut' itself can help you stay healthy and beautiful in many ways. So, here are 6 Amazing Reasons To Eat More Almonds

#9. Strawberry Ice

Undoubtedly, you will look no less than a princess in a pastel pink ball gown. In fact, it does not matter whether you go for an off-shoulder or a sweetheart-neckline, or a lace or a shimmery gown. You are sure to rock the night in any of the designs with this charming colour.

Image Courtesy: Monika and Karishma (left), Jyotsna Tiwari (centre), Anushree Reddy (right)

To accessorise, you can go with light diamond pendants and flatter the world with your refreshingly delightful style.

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#10. Aquamarine

If you have picked up this cool shade of blue, then you have already set the tone for the evening, which is, ethereal! And, if you are yet to select one, then pick an aquamarine gown in a lightweight fabric like chiffon or net. With this, all you have to do is to make sure you have tied up your hair and are not accessorising the outfit much.

The idea is to leave an impact through your minimalistic approach. Besides if you really cannot forego accessorising, you can opt for a gown that is sequinned till your waistline and the rest is pure fabric!

Now that you have a vast range of colours to pick from, just keep in mind your body type and get yourself a gorgeous gown. And, all you have to do after that is, rock your own party.

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