Around the world, fashion is used to reconnect with culture and heritage. It can provide a sense of home, even for those living far away. This is especially true when it comes to special occasions, like weddings, where modern twists on tradition can play a large role in the celebration.
One such piece is the lehenga, an outfit style often worn for special events like weddings. It is easy to style and customizes, which means new brides can create a truly remarkable and chic final design for a day they’ll never forget.
When the time comes to find that perfect lehenga for your wedding, look no further than Lashkaraa. We carry clothing that feels like home, whether you’ve returned to your family for the wedding or you’re celebrating with a new community.
Explore our elegant and stylish lineup of pieces perfect for the whole family, and pick out a bridal lehenga you love today.
What Is a Lehenga?
The lehenga is a multi-piece outfit consisting of a large skirt that typically reaches down to the ankles, as well as a fitted blouse called a choli, and a dupatta scarf, for extra style and elegance.
There are many different shapes and styles to a lehenga. Some variations include the A-line, flared, mermaid, and trail. You can even find a variation of the lehenga with pants on the bottom, rather than a skirt.
Lehengas are worn for festive and important celebrations, like holidays, weddings, and parties, and are often adorned in beadwork and threadwork. They are also available in many different materials, including velvet, georgette, and silk. These pieces truly stand out, which means brides are sure to dazzle in their custom and personalized lehengas when the day comes.
Lehenga Color Combinations Brides Will Love
Of course, one other way to truly customize your lehenga is through color. The right colors and color combinations can complement your natural palette and bring out the wedding décor and florals.
Here are some of our top picks for lehenga color combinations that brides will love:
Gold and Red
Maybe a red lehenga is more to your style, in which case you’re going to adore the combination of red and gold for your bridal lehenga. Another jewel-toned color that’s perfect for the cooler months, this heavier lehenga is made with embroidered net fabric that showcases the exquisite pattern below.
On the lehenga itself, the gold is quite subtle, with graceful trim patterns along the hem and some smaller ornamentation on the bottom of the choli. The sheer red fabric of the dupatta is really where the gold thread shines brightest. The bold but classy edging and intricate patterns make the bridal day look both elevated and unique.
The neckline is higher, so some brides may wish to go with shorter chained necklaces and really show off their collection of earrings, bracelets, and rings. Gold jewelry is the perfect match here.
Gold and Green
Dark green is the perfect shade for a winter wedding, though it looks truly elegant when set against a blooming garden background, as well. Emerald is a vibrant jewel tone that balances well with gold threadwork that can be found at the hem and along the edges of the dupatta.
With a gold and dark green lehenga, you can also expect to see sheer sleeves with detailed golden thread work at the wrists. The choli is also adorned at the neckline at the hem for a fashionable final look that exudes grace. This color combination matches well with green and gold jewelry, which means plenty of options for the big day.
Pink and Off-White
Of course, the perfect bridal lehenga should match the season, and if you’re getting married in the spring or summer, this pink and off-white floral-inspired lehenga is the choice for you. Soft, watercolor floral designs add a truly organic look to the more subtle style, and the simply shaped choli allows the flowers to speak for themselves. White is traditionally a Western bridal color, so this lehenga option might appeal to brides planning a fusion wedding.
While this may be a look for more minimalist brides, pink and white is an iconic color combination perfect for warm-weather celebrations.
Beige and Pink
Another pick option to pick from is the beige and pink lehenga available here at Lashkaraa. A bright pink stands out from a dusty beige shade, and darker pink and gold detailing at the hem adds texture and layering.
The dupatta has a classic gold and black frame with rich inlaid detailing, and the choli top is exquisitely rendered in bead and mirror work, with a fashionable open back design. When fanned out, this beige and pink lehenga gives the impression of plumage and natural beauty.
If you’re a bride looking for maximalism and boldness on your wedding day, this Turquoise Multicolor Floral Organza Lehenga is the look you’re sure to fall for. The gold choli is simple and allows the brilliant floral displays of the turquoise skirt to truly stand out.
Striking flower designs are artfully arranged as if in motion down the line of the lehenga, and the color eventually fades to a soft red at the bottom. This piece is as much a work of art as you will be on your wedding day, and you’re sure to love the way it makes you feel.
Blue and Pink
For cooler weather weddings, a blue and pink color combination keeps things festive while still embracing the seasonal hues. In this outfit, most of the detailing is on the choli and along the hem of the lehenga, with a soft wave-like pattern to the dupatta.
Hot pink is truly a standout color, but it’s well-tempered by the blue and the elements of beadwork and threadwork. For fans of statement-making styles and unique colors, hot pink and blue lehengas are an ideal choice for any special event.
Hot Pink and Yellow
Another bright and exciting color combination for those spring and summer weddings is a hot pink and yellow lehenga. It’s an exciting choice for an exciting celebration and perfectly blends the best of both colors to create a totally unique design.
You’re sure to love the intricate floral patterns, as well as the gold detailing around the hem and waist and the crisscross design on the choli. A transparent yellow dupatta with gold trim pulls the whole look together.
Black and Orange
Another option for color and boldness when it comes to your bridal lehenga is black and orange, with floral detailing that stands out in a one-of-a-kind way. The choli and skirt are a subtly detailed texture, but all in black to allow the flowers to come to center stage.
Each bouquet has an upscale ornamentation in shades of yellow, orange, green, red, and pink, which means this bridal lehenga is perfect for your wedding, no matter the season. Match with subtle jewelry to add a focus to the flowers or bring out more of the opulence with bright and colorful garden accessories to match.
Dark Green and Mint
If you love an emerald green outfit, but you’re looking for something a little different than gold and green, consider light and dark green ensembles, like this dark green and mint lehenga. The dark green background allows for swooping, light-colored florals and vines to adorn the piece and to give it the organic air of movement and grace.
The mint-colored dupatta and white floral decals will add an extra element of spring joy and inspiration to this final piece, and you’re sure to love a mint hem for that little extra pop of color.
The most special day of your life calls for an outfit that makes you feel confident, happy, and connected to your culture and heritage. That’s where a colorful and brilliant bridal lehenga can come in and where you get to pick the colors, fabrics, and styles that you like best.
Explore lehenga color combinations like beige and pink, black and orange, dark green and mint, and a whole lot more. You can even pick a turquoise multicolored lehenga or match your favorite color with gold detailing.
No matter your bridal lehenga color preference, you’re sure to find the perfect piece right here at Lashkaraa. Our mission is to match brides with traditionally inspired pieces that allow them to connect with family while still representing their personal identity and creativity.
That’s why we carry such a wide range of clothes for the whole family, including bridal lehengas for your big day. Begin exploring our growing collection of outfits for parents and children, and pick out a bridal lehenga color combination as lovely as you with support from our team today.