Shopping Guide for Plus Size Indian Wedding Dress

Shopping for the right garment for an auspicious occasion in itself is quite a laborious task and if the same is for a plus size bride, then it can be quite nerve racking, finding the perfect designs that fit in the right way and skims away the rest. But before you dash the designer boutiques or the leading stores for a plus size Indian wedding dress, take some time to seek out the basic checklist on what exactly is the requirement. For a larger sized individual it is important to follow certain guidelines to be absolutely sure of what to accentuate and what to conceal. So a few tips while purchasing dresses includes:

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Love your Body and Know More About it

It is important to take a note of the shape of the body. Try to find out heavier part, if its midriff heavy, bottom heavy, top heavy or overall round shaped body. For the midriff heavy, a designer plus size lehenga in the flared style with a designer choli excelling the bust line is perfect one keeping all the eyes away from the midriff. For the bottom heavy an A line silhouette flare lehenga or a saree is apt. For the top heavy person the voluminous anarkali makes one looker leaner and longer.

Get Inspired by Bollywood Celebrities

Plus size celebs look gorgeous highlighting their size specific looks and those can be considered as inspiration. Be it beautiful Aishwariya Rai at the Cannes after pregnancy or famous comedian Bharti Singh in a plus size salwar kameez at the stage, all confidently shows off their plus size with supreme elegance.

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Darker the Slimmer

The secret to shed off few kilos instantly is with darker hues which look gorgeous and appear slimmer. Black is the perfect colour that gives a slimmer silhouette but if black can’t be worn, one can also opt for deep maroon plus size lehengas, dark violet outfits, navy blues or concentrated green sarees.

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Prints and Embroidery

Another secret to highlight plus size Indian wedding dress is with embroidery embellishments and printed works. Specially hand works or embroidery at the borders, hems, neckline, falls or at the waist makes the outfit more highlighting and shifts the attention from the heavier body parts.

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Cascading Fall

For the plus sizes it is always advisable to choose the cascading falls of fabric to hide away the bulging counters. A tiffer tight fitting fabric would only highlight the bigger size and would not look very flattering.

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