Your guide to Mid-Budget Lehengas in Mumbai
If you’re looking for a wedding lehenga that will break hearts but not the bank, we have just the list for you. WeddingSutra has compiled a list of our favourite stores that will help you zero in on gorgeous luxury at easy prices.
Picking a lehenga is tricky. You have to balance your dreams with your wallet, value with your personal taste. It’s true, luxury is priceless, but our experience in bridal trousseaus has taught us that you can buy the most exquisite lehengas on a budget! Don’t take our word for it.. Check out our list of multi-designer and standalone boutiques that are guaranteed to hold the best mid-budget trousseau treasures.
1. KALKI Fashion, Worli- Price starts at INR 40,000
If you favour a fresh silhouette with an elegance and panache, then KALKI Fashion should be on your list. The store’s collection of beautiful bridal lehengas includes a huge variety of georgette, chiffon and silk brocade patterns with embellishments that you will fall in love with and will make you stand out on your big day.
2. Veer Design Studio, Santacruz- Price starts at INR 10,000
With a pan-Indian footprint and offering personal consultations, Veer Design Studio has a wealth of options. Their lehengas come in traditional and modern palettes and embellishments range from antique elements to brocade, to some rich with embroidery. Their pastel pieces are also beautiful as are their ‘feather-light’ lehengas. We also recommend their bespoke services that will blend your vision with their design skills.
3. Bawree, Santacruz- Price starts at INR 10,000
With 14 stores across India, Bawree has earned itself a reputation for creating outfits that exude urban elegance and beautiful bridal wear at affordable prices. Whether you’re looking for interesting colours, silhouettes, embellishments or design inspiration, they have a large, varied and very interesting selection to choose from.
4. Ella, Vile Parle- Prices start at INR 10,000
If you’ve been tracking bridal trends then you will know, after taking one look at the Ella wardrobe, that this store knows what’s ‘in’. Their bridal lehengas and ghagra cholis are fun, youthful and have excellent fabric integration to give their outfits a truly opulent look.
5. Benzer, Breach Candy- Price starts at INR 50,000
This classic store’s design philosophy is steeped deep in complementing the personality of every bride-to-be while safeguarding each bridal piece as a memory. Their selection includes bridal gowns, lehengas, ghagra-cholis and some lovely fusion, indo-western lehengas to appeal to the new age bride.
6. Sagar Couture, Khar- Price starts at INR 50,000
Sagar Couture is known for bringing a bit of shimmer and bling to everything. Their ‘modern’ saris were a rage a few years ago and if you like to make an entrance, you’ll love Sagar Couture’s bridal offerings. Their range of in-house designer collections include their now famous embellished lehengas and the delicately designed net lehengas.
7. Roopkala, New Marine Lines & Santacruz- Price starts at INR 15,000
A super combination of traditional lehenga design but updated and upgraded for the modern bride. Roopkala offers a great selection of ghagra cholis in chanderi silk and brocade but in more modern colours like pastels. And they’re also super affordable!
8. Seasons, Santacruz- Prices start at INR 10,000
If you’re in a rush and don’t have the time to browse through a dozen different stores then Seasons has it all. You’ll find a diverse mix of modern and traditional elements in its lehengas that are designed after taking into account current fashion trends, classic style, and trend-setting silhouettes.
9. Chamomile – The Store, Lower Parel- Prices start at INR – 20,000<
All your favourite indie designers retail here, Gaurav Ritika, GopiVaid, DikshaRampal and more. Chamomile takes an alternative look at traditional lehenga-cholis offering you a fresh perspective on classic combinations. It also includes that rare bird, minimalist wedding wear for the bride whose personality needs no embellishment.
10. Aishwarya Design Studio, Vile Parle- Prices start at INR 10,000
If you want to look footloose and fancy-free on the day you tie the knot, then this store is for you. Whether you want to float in like a gypsy bride or unleash your inner glam goddess, pick an exquisite bridal lehenga from Aishwarya Design Studio. Their collection runs the gamut from muted earthy tones to elaborately embellished lehengas. You’ll have trouble picking just one.
Special Mention: Flyrobe
Check out Flyrobe for very affordable, very chic collection of designer lehengas at discounted prices.
*All prices are on an approximate basis.
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And if you’re looking for a little inspiration, the WeddingSutra Lehenga Lookbook featuring talented couture wear will have you dreaming on.