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Wedding Ideas We LOVE from 2017 that’ll Rule as Top Wedding Trends for 2018

2017 is almost over and as this year ends, let’s look back on its most popular and lovable wedding trends. So, if you’re getting married in 2018 you MUST have a look at these coz they’ll for sure also rule as top wedding trends for 2018 😍

2017’s Top Wedding Trends for 2018 💖🔥

Non-Red Lehengas 

pink lehenga with gold effect | Gautam khullar photography
(c) Gautam Kbhullar Photography

Brides in 2017 really WOWed us with colours so new, ditching the usual red lehenga for offbeat hues! Think –ivory, tangerine, plum and powder pink 😍

Say Hi to DIY

Details for the phera time| Aisle and passage detail ideas with hearts in vases and cute couple cartoons | Guest messages and favour ideas | Hand written notes for the couple during the ceremonies | A woodland theme forest destination wedding in the Hills | Bengali wedding by the lakeside | Traditional Bengali wedding ceremony at a destination | The beautiful green and marigold mandap by the lakeside | Genda fool decor ideas |The green leaf jaimala nd the traditional bengali crown ceremony | Subhashree and Jonathan | Ideas | outdoor wedding ideas
God lies in the details – little colourful hearts in vases and signages!

Every bride was at her best, inspired from pinterest! We saw (and loved) so many Fun little ideas to add a spark to your ceremony. From DIY colorful drink stations, to origami décor we saw DIY ideas to make your jaw drop to the floor 😍

Bridal Photoshoot

Bride relaxing before her wedding | Bridal Photoshoots by wedding twinkles | gorgeous red and gold lehenga | bride on the phone before her wedding
(c) Wedding Twinkles

2017 was hands down the year of the bride, slaying all the swag and poses in her stride 😎

Animal Décor for Mehendi

flower owls for mehendi decor by Abhinav Bhagat events
(c) Abhinav Bhagat events via Hitched and clicked

Sooo cute! This year floral animal décor took centerstage, From parrots to birds to even elephants – These ideas are Owl the rage!

Unique Favors

cookies as favours at weddings | oodique
(c) oodique

The hottest wedding favors of 2017 were pretty sugar cookies paired with tea, packed to look English & super pretty!

New Attire – Wear whatever you desire

Indian bride wearing red blouse and shorts at her mehendi
photo via mehendi by Naaz

Remember the bride who danced on Cheap Thrills? She gave way to super chill brides and a fab new attire with the blouse – shorts dungarees and jeans, totally party ready that means 😜

Western Theme Weddings

Game of Thrones themed wedding in India | Indian wedding in GOT theme
(c) Reels and Frames

More over Jodha Akbar there’s a new royal family in wedding town! We saw harry potter, friends and even a GoT themed sangeet do the rounds. Totally loving this as a part of wedding trends for 2018.

Personalized Everything

Nindiya and Nirmal | Indian bridal lehenga | Real flower lehenga | The bride with her beautiful red and gold bridal lehenga which had seven vows embroiderd on it.
Nindiya and Nirmal | Witty Vows.

We’ve seen the personalization of everything….literally everything. From the families wearing Betiwale & Ladkewale badges and T shirts to portrait and hashtag mehendi to customised lehengas with complete woven love stories!

Mini Foods

Innovative for display ideas for Indian Weddings by food stylist Rakhee Jain | Mini Burger and Beer appetiser ideas

Everything is cuter in a miniature form, no? So serve up pint-sized food for appetizers, main course and dessert! Tiny little cupcakes, doughnuts and bite burgers!

Brides Nailing Lip Dubs

A trend that is definitely here to stay!!! We think this is soooo fun 💖

Exciting Evites

Indian wedding e invitation with cute caricatures in South Indian style
(c) Rupali Prakash.com

This is a trend which is catching on fast in India. Sending invites via Whatsapp followed by a personal calls, basically, no waste at all! 


We have absolutely LOVED 2017 and it’s  amazing trends we’ve seen. Which ones did you love the most,  tell us in the comments below ⬇︎

Featured Image Source – Priyanca Rao Photography