Today I am going to showcase different types of Lehengas, the designer one, simple one, bridal , the fancy one and much more .
Lehenga Choli is one of the most sought-after ethnic wear. It represents and shows the opulence of Indian culture and tradition.
Even in 2018, Lehenga has not lost its sheen and it still allures the women at most on every special occasion.
Lehengas which is a three-piece outfit, consist of A choli/blouse, Skirt and a dupatta/stole. Whether it’s a wedding, karvachauth, Diwali, it can be worn all around the year and woman or girl of any age.
Although most of you must have imagined your look in your mind, the knowledge of the types of Lehenga will definitely be going to help you to refine your idea. Shall we start?
Different types of Lehengas for 2018
1. Round Flared Lehenga
As the name suggests these types of lehengas have the skirt of the lehenga as the round flare which tends to be wide adding a lot of volume at the bottom. However, your flare will depend upon the pleats you have. This lehenga type is the oldest or traditional and the most common.
You can easily find this lehenga on the shops as well as on the internet.
The best part about these new type of lehengas is that it goes with all body shapes.
2. Trail Lehenga
The trail behind the skirt is like a cherry on the top. The trail is an extra cloth that just makes these type of lehenga more extravagant and stylish. The only downside in these type of ghagra choli is the extra weight which delineates a rich look, but once in a while its fine!
3. Straight paneled Lehenga
Straight paneled or ‘kali’ in Hindi are the vertically cut fabric pieces attached to make flare of the skirt. The flare in these type of lehengas will be round and depends upon the number of panels, more the panels more will be the flare.Women with any body type can flaunt this beautiful design of lehenga.
4. Mermaid/Fishtail Lehenga
This wonderful sartorial type of lehenga is inspired by the fish. This lehenga is usually fitted from waist to the hips, sometimes little down below. This lehenga renders the beautiful curvy silhouette.
To get the perfect shape, bodysuit can be worn beneath.
5. Double Flare Lehenga
This is a different type of lehenga which has two flares. In simple words, layers are created attaching two or more skirts. The outer layer is generally sheer. Double flare creates lot of volume hence looks quite heavy and adorable.
Shararalehengas have the flared bottoms or palazzo. These are actually not lehenga but with the time, they have made their place in the list of different types of lehengas. This gorgeous style of lehenga is quite famous in Pakistan as well in India in Muslim community, but now it’s gradually becoming mainstream.
7. Saree Lehenga
This type of lehenga is inspired from south India half saree. Everything is same except the dupatta is draped in saree style. These type of chaniya choli are suitable for almost all body types.
8. A line Lehenga
In this type of lehenga style, skirt makes a perfect A and generally does not have a very wide flare which is perfect for the ladies having beautiful figure.
9. Contemporary Lehenga
This list cannot end without mentioning this category. Contemporary lehengas are the lehengas with the modern twist quenching the thirst.
Some more types of lehengas that are trending in 2018
Anarkalilehenga, lehenga with the jacket, lehenga with straight kurta, lehenga with a crop top, lehenga with Peplum blouse, lehenga with cold or off shoulder blouse are some of the latest innovative types of lehengas being preferred by the fashion divas.
Choose any design or pattern, make sure your lehenga not only accentuates your body but also brings out the best in you.
The beauty of the Lehenga that it flatters all body type and it can be customized as per your body shape and the design you are looking for.
Hope you liked this blog post, stay tuned for more post and update your fashion awareness and wardrobe. Good Luck!