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Which designer you should pick for your wedding day, according to your zodiac sign

The stars align to help you find your perfect outfit

By ELLE team  April 26th, 2018

Checking your compatibility with your life partner is just level one. The next step is checking which designer matches your Zodiac sign’s traits best. Are you more Manish Malhotra in-your-face glam or Shantanu and Nikhil precision-meets-fluidity. While we can’t tell you for certain, we can suggest a designer whose ideals and design style matches your celestial personality. 

Here’s which designer to pick for your wedding day based on your zodiac sign:


Optimistic Aries will want their wedding day and ensemble to be dynamic, just like them. The quick decision maker knows what she wants and how she wants it. Proud Aries values innovation and drive.


Zodiac traits: Incisive, daring, optimistic, and enterprising

Designer of choice: Falguni and Shane Peacock

Trust bold Aries to have her heart set on a take-no-prisoners ensemble by Falguni and Shane Peacock. Sheer fabrics, bold cuts and innovative designs are the show-stopping looks Aries will want on her wedding day.



As an Earth sign, Taurus’s place is firmly in the material world. The planet Venus associated with love, beauty and money governs the bull. But though Taureans love comfort and luxury, they tend to appreciate the value of things. Taureans prioritise consistency and reliability in all areas of their lives.

Symbol: Taurus.svg

Zodiac traits: Down to earth, sensual, frugal, and stubborn

Designer of choice: Raw Mango

Simple yet sophisticated, Raw Mango is perfect for the Taurean who wishes to be draped in yards of rich silks, quality craftsmanship and sustainable fabrics. The high-end brand reflects its founder Sanjay Garg’s minimalist design ideals. And the classic appeal of the brand's designs is bound to give any Taurean maximum bang for her buck.


Thanks to their dual personalities, Geminis bring the energy of two contrasting personalities to the table. Their eagerness to explore new things always has them on top of new trends. And their eclectic hobbies make sure all their playfulness and intellectual curiosity is channelled in the right direction. A Gemini is always the easy-going one, ready for a good time or to hit the dance floor.

Symbol: Gemini.svg 

Zodiac traits: Adaptable, quick-witted, hyperactive and creative

Designer of choice: Masaba Gupta

For the perennially on-trend Gemini, Masaba’s funky designs are the perfect fit. Young, vibrant and playful, Masaba is perfect for the bride who wants to enjoy her own wedding. And thanks to the myriad ways in which her designs can be worn and styled, Masaba is perfect for the Gemini bride to socialize with her guests before she hits the dance floor.



The proud lion who always loves to be the centre of attention, naturally a Leo bride would expect no less on her big day. Leos love to make an entry; they enjoy being admired and have a taste for the finer things in life. The confident sign is fiery and passionate and will settle for no less than what they feel they deserve.

Symbol: Leo.svg

Zodiac traits: Confident, creative, leader, generous and big hearted 

Designer of choice: Manish Malhotra

The glitzy world of Manish Malhotra is perfect for the bride who views herself as the showstopper. Sparkles, feathers and sequins are all the perfect level of extra for the Leo bride. Let’s not forget the glam factor that wearing a Manish Malhotra design comes with.


Deeply intuitive and sentimental, Cancer’s tenacious personality is one that cares about those around her. Cancer is protective of those they feel strongly about with mother-like nurturing tendencies.

Symbol: Cancer.svg

Zodiac traits: sympathetic, emotional, nurturing, creative and imaginative

Designer of choice: Anita Dongre

Feminine designs with their focus on sustainability are perfect for the conscious bride. Anita Dongre is famous for nurturing Indian handicrafts and using ethically sourced materials. Her ethereal designs are clearly inspired by the creative realm of things. Soft yet vibrant is the way water sign Cancer should flow.


You best believe analytical Virgo is going to pay attention to every detail on her wedding day. The star sign is famous for being methodical, and appreciates practicality and hard work.

Symbol: Virgo.svg

Zodiac traits: Analytical, practical, loyal, logical, kind

Designer of choice: Tarun Tahilliani

The practical choice for Virgo would have to be Tarun Tahiliani, whose designs revert to the classics rather than following trends, setting a timeless practicality. Working with light, diaphanous fabrics which help with movement and practicality, yet pay excruciating attention to detail, Tarun Tahiliani has managed to capture everything a Virgoan looks for in design.


The most balanced of all the signs; Libra weighs her pros and cons before making a move. Libra is all about harmony, obsessed with symmetry and is always looking to strike the perfect balance. A Libra considers herself a connoisseur of beauty and prides herself on having exquisite taste.

Symbol: Libra.svg 

Zodiac traits: balanced, congenial 

Designer of choice: Shantanu and Nikhil

Expert tailoring blended with draping finesse hits the sweet spot for balanced Libra. Structured cuts paired with feminine drapes will place the Libran bride in between standing out and blending in, just where she likes it.



Incredibly passionate, the intuitive water sign is strong and powerful. One of the most misunderstood signs of the zodiac, the Scorpio like to quietly plan out their next move, playing the long game.

Symbol: Scorpio.svg

Zodiac traits:  empathetic, sensual, passionate and secretic

Designer of choice: Gaurav Gupta

Considered the most sensual of the Zodiac signs, Scorpio's sex appeal is palpable and unrelenting. Gaurav Gupta’s structured yet sexy silhouettes are perfect for the Scorpio who wishes to strike when least expected.


The ever-optimistic Sagittarius has a great sense of humour. Her curiosity and energy makes her one of the biggest travellers of the Zodiac. Sagittarius is the philosopher of the signs.

Zodiac traits: Independent, philosophical, likes to travel

Symbol: Sagittarius.svg 

Designer of choice: Sabyasachi

Sabyasachi’s design influences come from various parts of the world, like a map of all the places Sagittarius likes to travel to. With each ensemble inspired by a story, the philosopher in Sagittarius is free to let her mind wander through his creative process.


Capricorns are both ambitious and determined. They may seem a bit conservative and restrained at first, but Capricorn’s inner circle know they love a good party.

Symbol: Capricorn.svg 

Zodiac traits: Ambitious, efficient, organized with an eye for details 

Designer of choice: Shyamal and Bhumika

Always pleasing to the eye, a Shyamal and Bhumika ensemble boasts of traditional techniques and luxurious fabrics, with elements of fun sprinkled in. Perfect for the Capricorn bride who wants to wear her personality.



The flighty air sign is easy-going and sure to be the ultimate #bridechilla. Progressive in her way of thinking, Aquarians tend to be free thinkers not really bothered by others' perception of them.

Symbol: Aquarius.svg 

Zodiac traits: Original, independent, progressive

Designer of choice: Payal Khandwala

Payal Khandwala's unconventional drapes, relaxed style and incredibly rich colour palette are perfect for the radical Aquarian. Not one to consign herself to traditional norms, the Aquarian bride will do things her way. 


Whimsical Pisces has her head in the clouds. Pisceans tend to live removed from reality in their own made-up dream world. The Pisces bride would not want to outshine her life partner on their special day, but rather complement them. 

Symbol: Pisces.svg

Zodiac traits: Compassionate, artistic, intuitive and gentle

Designer of choice: Varun Bahl

Varun Bahl's ethereal spring designs are playful, easy-going and poetic in a way that matches a Pisces bride's love for romantic fairytales.