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Brides! Are you looking for pops of colours in your dream bridal lehenga? Lucky you cos colourful or multicoloured lehengas will be among the most sought-after styles in the coming wedding season. The icing on the cake would be the rendezvous of colours with panels on lehenga skirts that looks stunning for your nuptial ceremonies.

Well, panelled lehengas have already become an international favourite. And, why not! These panelled bridal lehengas can accentuate every body type. Known for being fabulously feminine, most colourful panelled lehengas are highly customisable and versatile. It works with an extensive variety of fabrics and embroidery work too. So, what are you waiting for? Get ready to scroll through colourful or multi-coloured panelled lehengas that will convince you to step out of your comfort zone, ditch usual reds and maroons, and get ready to create a colourful statement on your D-day!

Colourful Panelled Lehengas We’re Loving Right Now

Multicoloured Embroidered Lehenga With Dainty Choli

The first on our list of popular panelled lehengas is this one by Mrunalini Rao. Perfect for all seasons, this lehenga has multicoloured panels that are accentuated by rich embroidery. It comes with an aubergine dupatta and would look stunning with a pair of chandbalis. 

Printed Panelled Lehenga With Gottapatti

Looking for a hatke wedding lehenga that is drenched with multi-colours? Check out this bride who wore a stunning colourful printed panelled lehenga paired with gotapatti on her wedding day. With dewy makeup and minimal jewellery, this bride looked perfect for her big day. 

Radiant Brocade Panelled Lehenga With An Off-white Blouse

Want to wear something light yet beautiful for mehendi? Wear this stunning brocade multi-coloured stylish panelled lehenga which is paired with an off-white blouse and net dupatta. Oh! And her bridal mehendi is simply amazing. 

Royal Colours With Eccentric Prints

All trendy panelled lehengas, particularly the multicoloured ones, do not have to be loaded with an overdose of bright colours or heavy thread embroidery. This one by Rajdeep Ranawat features unconventional prints and patterns and comes with a Kota silk dupatta.

SS Tip: Style it with paisley shaped accessories and jewel-toned make up for the best look. 

All Over Floral Motifs Lehenga

Ritu Kumar has become the undisputed queen of creating multicoloured as well as panelled lehengas over the decades. Keeping the trend alive, she created this colourful panelled lehenga with floral embroidered motifs all over. The long choli, broad borders and vivid use of colours give it a classic Rajasthani appeal. 

Source Ritu Kumar

Ruffles And Fardi Embroidery

The easiest way to accentuate a muted colour, like grey or beige, is to adorn it with multicoloured ruffles and fardi embroidery. The skirt of this lehenga is made with Chinon crepe and has a cotton silk base. You can pair it with a matching dupatta in organza and gotapatti work.

Lightweight Colourful Lehenga With An Intense Mirror Work

Not every single lehenga in your trousseau is supposed to weigh more than half your body weight! If you're looking for a lightweight lehenga, this one could be an excellent pick. Customised as per the bride's requirement, here are the eye-catching tie-dyed colourful panelled lehenga. It comes with a 3-D mirror embroidered floral choli and tangerine dupatta that is FAB!

Intricate Red & Golden Lehenga For The Wedding Day

We all love classic red bridal lehenga but this intricate red and golden panelled lehenga has taken our hearts away. Paired up beautifully with an intricate embroidery this red panelled lehenga is for the brides who are looking to wear dream lehenga drenched in red and golden hues. 

Fun And Flowy 3-D Mirror Work Panelled Lehengas

Take a break from OTT outfits on one of your wedding functions with this best panelled lehenga. It features over six panels that are enhanced with alternate laser cut mirror work as well as sequin booti embroidery. These brides paired it with 3-D mirror work floral choli and a shaded dupatta. 

Brocade Silk Lehenga With Rich Embroidery Work

This multicoloured panelled lehenga is made traditionally with brocade silk in a weaved floral pattern. Its border is enhanced with gotapatti patches, zari work, sequins and thread to create a floral pattern. When paired with a matching brocade dupatta with gottapatti and silk blouse, it brings back the old-world charm.

Colourful Rhapsody With Scallops

Daytime or early evening wedding functions call for vibrant outfits. If you are a fun-loving couple like this one and planning a quirky wedding, then here is how you do colours right. The thick panels, multiple fabrics and a very pleasing colourful scalloped lehenga design make this outfit work. Don't miss out the couple matched their outfits but in a tasteful fashion. 

Handwoven Silk Lehenga With Zardozi Embroidery

This silk panelled lehenga comes laced with zardozi embroidery and is handwoven in the form of floral motifs. This particular weave is called Banarasi Kadwa, which means each motif is woven separately and there is no visible thread work at the back of the fabric. 

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Unique Denim Panelled Lehenga That is Chic!

Bummed you'd have to part ways with your favourite denim during wedding functions? Well, here is the perfect solution for you! This denim lehenga with machine embroidery and colourful lace gives the ethnic look of a lehenga and comfort of jeans. We're sure you lovers of bohemian looks are already bookmarking this one!  

The Customary Sabyasachi Lehenga

Which lehenga compilation has ever been complete without an honorary mention of a Sabyasachi lehenga? Worn by numerous celebs like (Anushka Sharma) and brides these colourful lehengas has joined the list of one of the most popular panelled lehengas. This style is the best way for winter brides to give their trousseau some classic colours. Watch out for colourful Sabyasachi panelled lehengas for your wedding day. 

An Ode To The Craftsmanship of Rajasthan

This quintessential Rajasthani lehenga showcases unique craftsmanship and the bride's love for colours. Loaded beautifully with gotapatti work, bandhani work and a hint of brocade, this colourful panelled lehenga will remain one of our favourites! 

Phulkari Embroidered Lehenga With Ruffles & Frills

When we think about colourful panelled lehengas, we mostly imagine a Banarasi, chikankari or gotapatti work lehenga, right? But, this bride broke all the rules by donning this uniquely beautiful panelled phulkari work lehenga. Divided into numerous panels, paired with mirror work choli and rich in frills and ruffles, this lehenga has managed to leave one heck of a statement. 

Unique Pastel Panelled Lehengas For Mehendi Night

When life gives you a chance to live a fairytale life, it could also leave you confused about the choice of your bridal wear. But, why should you be forced to choose just one or two colours for your outfit when you can choose multiple! Take inspiration from this bride and wear all your favourite hues and tones together - and make your groom do it too! 

Bohemian Sabyasachi Lehenga

Raising the curtain on this bohemian panelled lehenga by dream wedding designer - Sabyasachi! This Neo-Bohemian panelled lehenga celebrates the elements from not just Jaipur and Kutch but Marrakech also. We're so looking forward to seeing our brides in this eclectic masterpiece for their wedding day. 

Few Tips To Keep In Mind While Styling Multi-Coloured Panelled Lehengas

When most of us dream about our weddings, we visualise ourselves in conventional bridal colours, such as red or pink. However, with changing trends, adding colourful wedding outfits to one function or more will help you break the monotony. Add to that, the addition of patterns and exquisite embroidery styles or unique fabrics. So, if you're planning to wear a colourful panelled lehenga, then here are some essential hacks to remember: 

  • Keep accessories neutral 
  • Opt for minimal makeup with bold colours and vice versa
  • Experiment with patterns and fabrics
  • Ombre or monochrome looks are time-tested
  • Choose the shape and size of panels as per your body type
  • Ensure the colours mix and match perfectly
  • Experiment with the hem of the lehenga
  • Strategically choose colours that showcase your personality

Final Words From ShaadiSaga

Colour is good for the soul, looks amazing in pictures, brightens up the mood, and is downright fun. So, when you start creating that wishlist for your wedding outfits, do not forget to add trendy panelled lehengas to it. Take cues from these colourful panelled lehengas and get ready to have loads of fun!


Can't wait to wear your favourite colourful panelled lehenga? Share your thoughts in the comments section below! 

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18 Colourful Panelled Lehengas With TIPS That Will Make You Stand Out