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Trousseau Destination: Anita Dongre, Delhi

12 Sep

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Anita Dongre Trousseau Destination DLF Emporio delhi bridal store

Trousseau heaven.

It’s been a 2 year love affair with Anita Dongre’s bridal wear, and I’m still repeating the same two words – trousseau heaven.

If you’ve been reading the blog long enough, you would’ve figured this out by now – I’m a huge fan. A kid in a candy store. Which is why you can understand why it’s been a very exciting August for me, to put it mildly – I got a first look at her latest collection at Vogue Wedding Show, and couldn’t wait to visit Mumbai once I had seen pictures of her Lakme Fashion Week show.

Secretly, though, I think the Anita Dongre team loves me. Because, here’s the most exciting news August bought…

Anita Dongre opened up a full-fledged bridal wear store right here in Delhi two weeks ago.

(no, it’s not because Delhi has a huge wedding market, it’s because I love them and they love me right back!)

Of course, I ran to DLF Emporio to have a look. At the launch, I bumped into Anita Dongre herself. I’ve seen her a few times, but never gone up to her to say hello. I finally did, and she was so nice about it! She actually said, “It’s so nice to finally meet you!” Gaaahhh! *faints*

Anita Dongre

Ok, I’m going to stop gushing over her and her trousseau designing super powers now. Let’s head over to the store!

Inside The New Bridal Store in Delhi

The store is exquisite. Located on the top floor of DLF Emporio mall in Vasant Kunj, New Delhi – shopping here is an experience in itself. The arches, plush seating and lehengas in all colours of the rainbow will make you want to visit over and over again. There’s a separate bridal dressing area where you can comfortably try on your wedding ensemble and walk straight out to where your family is sitting. Finally, there is some (however limited) privacy for the bridal shopping party. The men have a completely separate area, with Nehru jackets and kurtas available at reasonable prices. The sherwanis and womenswear, of course, are expensive – most lehengas are INR 2 lakh.

A Few of My Favourite Things

All the bridal finery

sea green and blue lehenga Anita Dongre sea green and blue lehenga blouse Anita Dongre sea green and blue lehenga by Anita Dongre lime green and off white lehenga by Anita Dongre Fuschia pink bridal lehenga by Anita Dongre Fuschia pink bridal lehenga white blouse by Anita Dongre royal blue lehenga with white blouse by Anita Dongre royal blue lehenga white blouse jaal work by Anita Dongre Pastel pink blouse with white chanderi lehenga by Anita Dongre Royal blue heavy jacket by Anita Dongre Pink floor length straight cut gota patti gown by Anita Dongre

Raw silk gota patti lehenga in ivory, orange and pink by Anita Dongre

Want a styling idea for this ivory raw silk lehenga? Click, click!

{{For the complete photo album, go here}}

I’m still floating in a cloud of love, dreaming about all that Anita Dongre gorgeousness I’ve experienced over the last few weeks. *sigh* Don’t wake me up. Go away now.

You can buy Anita Dongre designer wear online on their website, and follow them on Facebook and Twitter.

Photography: Ashutosh Choudhary || Fabulous Hair & Makeup: Tejasvini Chander (currently my favourite bridal MUA! See her work on her Facebook page and blog) ||  Models: Ishita Wig and Tejasvini Chander

What did you think about Anita Dongre’s latest bridal wear? And her new store?

For more trousseau destination posts, go here.

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8 Responses to “Trousseau Destination: Anita Dongre, Delhi”

  1. parifantasy September 12, 2014 at 3:44 pm #

    wow…every single piece is spectacular and colors are so awesome..

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  2. shikha September 12, 2014 at 3:52 pm #

    wow nice lehengas
    shikha would like you to read…HOW TO PICK THE PERFECT SWIMWEAR

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  3. A Golden Tulip September 16, 2014 at 12:04 am #

    Love the blue lehenga’s blouse, intricate and gorgeous.. the store ambience is just beautiful, i would totally live there 😛

    xo

    http://agoldentulip.blogspot.com/

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  4. Clarissa April 13, 2015 at 8:33 pm #

    Love Anita Dongre’s collections and the company is really good when talking about Indian brides’ requirement.. Warmly suggested!

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  5. SONAL KAUSHIK SHAH August 10, 2016 at 11:52 pm #

    Hi I just love her collection so traditional yet unique something which every girl has dreamt that she wants to be dressed in

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