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First of all a very HAPPY DIWALI EVERYONE! 🪔✨

Yes, it's finally that festival of the year when we get to gorge on endless sweets, play cards at high stakes and dress in the most flashy, ethnic and traditional clothes! And we at ShaadiSaga live for this amazing festival of lights. Now, we're well aware of the fact that this must be the first Diwali for many new brides at their new homes, and that calls for putting forward your best possible ensemble- even if it's a quaint affair this year. And there's still a few hours left before the party gets started. So, to help you all decided on how or what to wear, here's some amazing outfit inspiration from our favourite Bollywood divas!

Scroll down below and find out what fit suits you well!

Diwali Outfit Inspiration From Your Favourite Bollywood Celebs

1. Choose A Stunning White Lehenga Like Diana Penty

If your closet has a white lehenga with silver Resham work, we suggest you take that out now! After all, this Diwali, we need all the glam possible.

Source Diana Penty

2. Style Yourself In A Gorgeous Sequin Saree Like Malaika Arora!

Sequin sarees are one of the most gorgeous party wear sarees we've seen in recent years. They're glamourous yet sexy enough to rock at a Diwali party. So, if you've got one in your trousseau, now's the time to bring that out!

3. Or, Opt For A Colourful Lehenga Like Kriti Sanon

If you're someone who enjoys wearing bright and sunny colours, then a multi-coloured lehenga would definitely be a great choice!

Source Kriti Sanon

4. If You're A Fan Of Brocade, Then Style Yourself As Tara Does!

Honestly, brocade outfits are the easiest ways to rock a festive ethnic look. Choose something in Banarasi print and silk to make it extra special like Tara Sutaria does!

5. Go Deepika's Way & Pick A Monochrome Outfit

Not a fan of OTT Diwali outfits? Then go simple yet elegant like Deepika Padukon does in her stunning yellow Sabyasachi suit with sequins work.

Also Read: Best Ethnic Outfits For Brides Under 5K For A Fab Diwali Celebration!

6. Slay Like A Boss Lady Like Amyra Dastur

Is oversized outfits your type, then something indo-western like this Fuschia pink outfit worn by Amyra Dastur may be closer to your style? After all, we're all fans of those who bring out a great indo-western touch to the occasion.

7. If White's Your Colour, Then Mix & Match Various Fits

Once again, if you enjoy whites and something more on the fusion side, then pairing a flowy skirt with a top and a long jacket might just be the right fit for you. 

Source Kriti Sanon

8. A Flowy Blush Beige Lehenga Could Also Work

Lehengas are evergreen! If there's a pretty beige lehenga sitting in your closet, waiting to be worn, then we beg you to bring it out tonight. Also, shout out to Tara Sutaria's gorgeous mirror work lehenga- we are swooning!

9. Glam Up The Eve Like Diipa Khosla In A Shimmer Saree

Okay shimmer sarees, we see you! They're never a miss for the festive season, so we urge you with all-out hearts to bring forth your best shimmer saree for this Diwali season.

10. Keep It Classy In A Silk Saree, Bhumi Pednekar Style!

Got a hidden silk saree in your mom's closet that you're dying to try out? Then take notes from Bhumi Pednekar, who knows better than anyone on how to style a saree. 

11. Dress Up Like Nushrat Bharucha's Vision In White

We're in love with Nushrat Bharucha's chikankari lehenga designed by Manish Malhotra. After all, everyone deserves to look like a pataka this festive season. So, why not in something traditionally closer to our roots?

12. Or Rock The Actress' Look In A Pretty Saree

If you've got a gorgeous georgette saree hidden in your closet, just waiting to be worn, then tonight's the night! Put on that saree, pair it with a sleek hairstyle and some oxidised jewels and you're ready to rock and roll this Diwali!

13. Vaani Kapoor's Gorgeous Blush Pink Suit Is An Inspiration

Anarkalis are never out of fashion. For this Diwali, if an Anarkali is sitting in the back of your trousseau, just waiting to get some action, then it's time to let it have its moment of glory. Fans of Anarkali suits, let yourself outshine everyone this season!

14. Or Beat The Chill With A Jacket Like Sara Ali Khan

Speaking of new kinds of outfits, Sara Ali Khan's blouse and skirt paired with a long jacket is surely an inspiration meant to wow many who try on something similar this Diwali. 

Source Pinterest

15. For Those Of You Who Love Ghararas

Ghararas are one outfit that will always make us swoon, even if we look at them a million times. So, if you've got a gharara in your closet, then now is the time to bring forth these pretty ensembles just like how Ananya Pandey wore it so effortlessly. 

Source Ami Patel


Which outfit are you planning to save for yourself? Share with us in the comments.

#DiwaliSpecial: Diwali Outfit Inspiration From Your Favourite Bollywood Divas

by Shivani Singh

#DiwaliSpecial: Diwali Outfit Inspiration From Your Favourite Bollywood Divas