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10 drop-dead gorgeous looks for the summer bride

From Sabyasachi’s drool-worthy Instagram collection to the timeless charm of Varun Bahl

By Hasina Khatib  April 5th, 2017

So you skipped the wedding crunch of winter and decided to go in for a breezy do in summer instead. Goodbye, hefty lehengas that make the tiniest movement feel more like the newest insanity workout. Hello there, frothy pastels, floating tulle and lazy silhouettes. From Sabyasachi’s drool-worthy Instagram collections to the timeless charm of Varun Bahl, here are all the stunning bridal pieces that are worth walking down the aisle in.

10 exquisite summer bridal outfit ideas

Shyamal & Bhumika

Pretty pastels, you say? Designers Bhumika and Shyamal Shodhan are at your service, with this fuss-free embellished gown in tow. 

Manish Malhotra

Manish Malhotra is betting big on fringe and shimmer with his Summer Couture 2017 offering. One look at this striking caped lehenga, and you will be too.

Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla

Make sure the party never ends with this statement floral number from designer duo Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla. Sheer detailing for the blouse, floral overload for the skirt and lots of tulle for you to twirl in.  

Payal Singhal

Two-toned separates for the bride who just can’t decide between the merits of a light or dark palette. Psst, as a bonus for all your overtime at the gym, the crop top flashes just the right amount of that bride bod you’ve been working on.

SVA Couture

Float away to your fairytale happy ending against the sunset in this whisper-soft pastel lehenga. But with an embellished cape, because slow-mo twirls.


Nothing quite says summer like designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee dropping a gorgeous collection on Instagram for us to feast on. Pictured here: A delicate sheer cape and enough shimmer for you to shine brighter than all the stars on your big day.


Look at this exquisite hand-embroidered number and tell us that your commitment-phobic heart doesn’t want to drip crystals and rhinestones all the way to the altar STAT.

Anita Dongre

Need something a little more eye-catching than all the pastels and ivories? Go for gold with this classic lehenga from Anita Dongre’s ‘Alchemy’ collection.

Tarun Tahiliani

A sari-gown for the sexy modern bride who doesn't care to play by the rules. This heart-stopping red number from Tarun Tahiliani is just the ticket.