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Our millennial brides are looking back at their traditional roots for inspiration for their wedding ensemble. One such fabric to make its way to our bride’s heart is the Banarasi silk. A timeless piece of fabric that oozes elegance like none other is becoming our bride’s favourite. The lightweight, hassle-free Banarasi fabric is so versatile that it fits into our bride’s wedding lehenga dreams just perfectly. The sheer royalness of the fabric is something that the brides can’t seem to let go of. 

Right from your mehendi to your sangeet and finally, to your wedding day, a banarasi lehenga goes a long way. When worn, a banarasi lehenga looks so rich and has a different sheen to itself. If you are a bride who is a fan of banarasi lehenga and wants it to be a part of your intimate wedding festivities, check out these best banarasi lehenga designs that we have compiled specially for you. Scroll through and we are sure you are going to love them. 🤩

Popular Banarasi Lehenga Designs For The Millennial Brides

All Pink Banarasi Lehenga Eludes Elegance

This all pink Banarasi lehenga has a different charm about itself that is compared to none. The lehenga is very tasteful and tailor-made to perfection. If we were at your place, we would have kept it at the top of our bridal inspiration board. 

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Green Banarasi Lehenga Looks Exquisite

If there is another colour that shouts elegance and royalty just like red, it has to be green. Look at this bride’s green banarasi lehenga that is overflowing with grandeur and sophistication. If you were to choose a green banarasi lehenga for your main day just like this bride, we assure you that it will be an impeccable choice. 

We Completely Vouch For A Traditional Banarasi Lehenga 

We can’t take our eyes off this bride who looks phenomenal in a simple traditional weave banarasi lehenga in orange. Her fairly simple yet gorgeous ensemble proves that the bridal lehenga doesn’t need to be heavy to give that regal feel. It is one of the best banarasi lehenga designs that we have found on the internet. We <3 this lehenga. Do you? 

The Half n’ Half Lehenga Is Beautiful

This bride opted for an orange banarasi lehenga with a heavy woven pattern in gold in the lower half of the lehenga and keeping the upper half fairly simple with only gold polka dots. This half n’ half banarasi lehenga looks flawless. The bride completed the look with a white, net dupatta. This is surely an inspiration-worthy design for the millennial bride. 

Heavily Printed Banarasi Lehenga For Over The Top Brides

Banarasi lehenga can give the bride a much needed heavy look without the fabric itself being bulky. This bride chose a magnificent banarasi lehenga with large, colourful motifs covering the entire lehenga. The plain one shoulder blouse gives it a voguish look. It is perfect for brides who like to go over the top without much hassle.

A Blue Banarasi Lehenga Is Royalty

A blue banarasi lehenga looks resplendent. Whether it is your wedding day or the pre-wedding festivities, the blue banarasi lehenga will look glorious on our bride. We are sure that you will look nothing less than a princess cascading straight from heaven. 

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Pastel Pink Is The Way To Go

Who said banarasi lehenga always have to be bright in colour? This pastel pink banarasi lehenga has a fresh feel to it. It is simple yet graceful and is perfect for your sangeet ceremony. We recommend our lovely brides to keep a tab on this one.

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Pink And Orange Go Hand-In-Hand

This bride’s banarasi lehenga is what bridal lehenga dreams are made of. The combination of orange choli with a bright pink lehenga and dupatta is unsurpassable. And the way her wedding ensemble shines in that sunlight, ufff! This banarasi lehenga is nothing but pure panache. 

A Banarasi Lehenga With Detailed Embroidery

A basic pink banarasi lehenga with such intricate and detailed embroidery at the bottom is swooning our heart away. One of the top banarasi lehenga designs, it looks extremely chic and yet oozes elegance like no other. If I was a bride, this would be on my bookmarked list of fresh banarasi lehengas designs for my wedding. 

Grey Banarasi Lehenga That Will Steal Your Heart Away

A rather unusual colour, this blueish-grey banarasi lehenga is stunning. The large gold motifs add just the right amount of colour to enhance the whole outfit. And that heavily embellished blouse is an absolute winner. Opt for this banarasi lehenga and you will make all heads turn. 

For The Bride Who Likes All Things Colourful

A colourful banarasi lehenga is not a distant dream for brides who love colours. The amalgamation of different colours that are not over the top yet so graceful is our absolute favourite. The layered necklace gave a royal look to the whole ensemble. Who wouldn’t want to wear one such banarasi lehenga for her wedding festivities?

An All Red Banarasi Lehenga Is A Must

A red banarasi lehenga is a classic. This timeless piece of ensemble is one of the most popular banarasi lehenga designs to lay your hand on. If you do not want to experiment much with your look and still look royal, a red banarasi lehenga just like this bride’s is a go-to option for you. How effortlessly do these brides carry off her banarasi lehenga with utmost elegance? 

A Monotone Yellow Banarasi Lehenga Is Heavenly

A banarasi lehenga is such a versatile piece of clothing. It fits perfectly with all your occasions, be it your mehendi ceremony, sangeet function or the wedding day. Have a look at this monotone banarasi lehenga in yellow that is so radiant that it will give the bride a wonderful glow on her mehendi day. It is worth saving for all brides-to-be. 

A Metallic Banarasi Lehenga Is What We Crave For

The designer’s favourite banarasi fabric is taking the high road and keeping up with our millennial bride’s demands. One of the latest banarasi lehenga designs is the metallic banarasi lehenga. It is a beautiful blend of traditions with modernity. This lehenga is quite quintessential and perfect for brides who like to keep things quirky yet conventional. 

Breaking The Monotony With 2-Tone Dupatta

This bride’s rani pink Banarasi silk kairi lehenga with an off-shoulder Banarasi blouse is something that every bride will love. What stands out is how this bride has paired a simple pink and blue, 2-tone dupatta with her lehenga with large motifs. She created a perfect balance that is unmatchable. 

Yellow With Red Is An Ethereal Combination

We all know how well yellow and red go with each other. This bride’s uncomplicated red banarasi lehenga is one of the best banarasi lehenga designs that we came across. It is perfect for a pre-wedding function like your mehndi or sangeet. She chose a yellow colour blouse and dupatta in a different light-weight fabric. The entire outfit is something that we recommend to our to-be-brides.

A Nude Banarasi Lehenga With A Hint Of Colour

This bride’s nude colour banarasi lehenga is beautiful. The yellow weaving at the bottom of the lehenga with little flowers all over add a hint of colour to the ensemble. We love how well the bright pink banarasi dupatta matches with the entire outfit and take it a notch higher. 

Banarasi Lehenga That Shimmers Like This Is Dreamy

Who doesn’t like all the bling on their wedding ensembles and when it is natural shine, it is all the more beautiful. Banarasi lehenga chosen by this bride in reddish-orange tone glitters as she swirls around. We have completely fallen in love with her banarasi lehenga and the yellow dupatta matches just perfectly.

A Sophisticated Purple Lehenga Is To Die For

Purple is a beautiful colour for a banarasi lehenga. And when combined with a gold weave, it shimmers and gives a metallic look. It is an inspiration-worthy banarasi lehenga design that is sensational.

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Banarasi Lehenga With Colourful Kaliyan Is Sublime

These brides incorporated colourful kaliyan in her banarasi lehenga to add a pop of colour. While one bride went for bright colours like orange, pink and yellow the other bride managed to match red and green with white banarasi kalis. Both of them looked gorgeous in their respective lehengas. 

All Drenched In The Banarasi Opulence

We are crushing over this pink banarasi lehenga with a beige banarasi dupatta. The lehenga is downright beautiful. Bookmark this amazing ensemble for your wedding festivities and we are sure you will look like a goddess the moment you adorn this lehenga. 

Final Words

These stunning banarasi lehengas must have left you wanting for more. So what are you waiting for brides, take inspiration from these popular banarasi lehenga designs and wear it on your dream intimate wedding!

Also Read: Looking For Banarasi Outfits In Delhi? We Found A Perfect Store For You!


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35 Banarasi Lehenga Designs That Every Bride Needs To Check Out For Her Small Wedding

by Vidhi Gupta

35 Banarasi Lehenga Designs That Every Bride Needs To Check Out For Her Small Wedding