Outfits for Men to wear at Indian Wedding
In India, Weddings are celebrated as big fat festivals. Whenever we receive an invitation for a Wedding first question that comes in any one’s mind is: what am I gonna wear? So here is our list of Outfits for Men to wear at Indian Wedding. In Indian Wedding culture, there are so many events to attend take it from Haldi, Mehndi, Sangeet to the Main Wedding Ceremony and of course, The Grand Reception party. When it comes to clothing for women, they have so many options and varieties and vastly talked about. But as men, we also need to look dapper and sharp at Wedding functions, to look handsome in Wedding albums and social media photos. So, today gentleman, I will help you with the outfits for you to wear at Indian Weddings as a male guest.
Firstly it will be decided by how close your relationship is with the Groom or Bride. if you are a very close friend or family member of them, then you should definitely go with Traditional Indian Were like Royal Sherwani, Bandhgalas, or Indo-western Sherwani for the Wedding. If you are just a regular guest attending the Wedding then you can never go wrong with Kurta pajama, western wear like Suits or formal clothes. For the Reception party, you should rock the classic Suits or Tuxedo Suit and pair them up with modern cut leather shoes. So here Gentlemen, I have brought you my list of Top 10 outfits for a man to wear at Indian Weddings.
Outfits for Men to wear at Indian Wedding for a Mehndi or Sangeet party
As its name suggests a Sangeet party is a dance event your clothing game should be simple yet subtle at the same time. Heavy Sherwani and Indo-westerns are there for the main Wedding event. In Sangeet, your clothes should be lightly weighted so that you don’t get uncomfortable while dancing. If you want to create your style statement at your best friend’s or your relative’s Sangeet party, following are the 10 different outfits that you can never go wrong with.
#1 Simple Kurta Pajama
There is nothing which can make you look as classy and masculine yet simple at the same time is Kurta Pajama. A well fitted Kurta pajama will enhance your overall physique. In the sweaty summer season, this will be very light and comfy to pull off for those crazy dance sessions. To rock Kurta Pajama with swag it’s fitting should flawless and well-tailored. Try to pair Kurta Pajama with shiny leather loafer Shoes, or Kolhapuri Chappals will also work fine with it.
And last bonus tip you if you want to grab a lot of female attention at the Sangeet, then you should never forget to roll up the sleeves of your Kurta until your elbows. Show some portion of your forearms which makes you look more manly, and of course, women love that.
#2 Kurta with Sleeveless Nehru jacket
If you want to look dressed up at Sangeet but wanna keep it lighter at the same time then put on a nice Sleeveless Nehru Jacket on top of your well-tailored Kurta Pajama. Take some inspiration from our Bollywood celebs as shown in photos down below.
You can go all white like Shahid Kapoor as shown in the first image or you can create contrast between your Kurta and your Nehru Jacket using colors. Choose a darker and Brighter color for your Nehru jacket so that it can elevate your overall look and enhance your outfit.
#3 Kurta with Floral Printed Nehru Jacket OR Vice versa.
Floral prints are in nowadays. If you want to add a little fun element to your outfit, then you should definitely try this look. Take inspiration from our mighty Ranveer Singh and some other photos shown below. You can wear a Floral printed Nehru Jacket on top of light weighted simple Kurta Pajama or you can reverse the same look by wearing a Plain Nehru jacket on the top of Floral printed Kurta Pajama.
Outfits for Men to wear at Indian Wedding for the 7 Phera Ceremony
As you have made a stunning style statement at Sangeet party now it’s final show time. You can wear different types of Sherwani, different Indowestern Suits, Bandhgala Suits for this occasion following are my top pics for this occasion.
#4 Glorious Heavy Sherwani
Nowadays the trend of the Royal Wedding and destination Wedding is increasing day by day. To match the grandeur and magnificence of the Wedding we must go with Glorious Heavy Sherwanis. A heavy Sherwani of silk with embroideries like Lucknowi work, Chikan work, or Zardosi work looks great. This Sherwani would glamorize your Indian Wedding outfit.
#5 Royal Silk Sherwani
If it’s the Wedding of your close family member, a royal Silk Sherwani with heavy embroidery of Lucknowi or Zardosi work would be appropriate for you.
#6 Nawabi Sherwani / Achkan
Nothing can make you look more formal, more elegant, stand out than others is Nawabi Sherwani. When we hear The word Nawab no one can inspire you better then Nawab of Bollywood Saif Ali Khan himself. Following are some photos of him wearing a white Achkan with pink Turban adding to his dapper look.
In Nwabi Sherwani you can also experiment with different colors like Black, White, Navy blue, Khakhi, Olive green, Gray and so on. A Shiny Leather Lace-up Shoes would add overall weight to this dapper outfit, Or you can also try Traditional Indian Leather made Mojaris too with this. Following are some images to help you out with that.
#7 Indo-Western Sherwani
The Sherwani trend which is getting famous nowadays and mostly liked by the younger generation is the Indo-Western style of Sherwani. It is a slightly shorter version of full Sherwani and slightly cheaper too.
#8 Heavy Bandhgala Suit
Take it the Wedding party or Reception party u can always rock this outfit which is Heavy Bandhgala Suit. A well fitted Bandhgala Suit elevates your style to the next level.
Top Outfits for Men to wear at Indian Wedding for the Reception party.
#9 Classic Black Tuxedo Suit
For the Reception party, Classic Black Tuxedo Suit would work great for guests. For groom and groomsman also it would be perfect. If you want to make your classic yet modern impression in Reception this outfit would work great.
#10 Classic Suit
If you are just regular guest attending Reception party then you can never ever go wrong with a classic well-fitted Suit. Wear them with a crisp white shirt. And pair up them with shiny lace-ups, double monk strap or loafer shoes.
Indian Wedding traditional wear is all about Glam, So many Colors, Shine, and Style. Above were a few tips for you to look dapper at upcoming Weddings. I think all of your confusion about Outfits for a Men to wear to an Indian Wedding are solved by now. I hope this male dressing guide will help you to create a style statement for your next Indian Wedding!!