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IMAGES: Beautiful bridal bombshells!

Last updated on: September 28, 2011 19:12 IST

IMAGES: Beautiful bridal bombshells!

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Don't miss the best designs showcased at the Aamby Valley India Bridal Week, which concluded yesterday!

We just brought you starry showstoppers from the bridal fashion event of the year.

Now we bring you a piece of the ramp action at the Aamby Valley India Bridal Week -- stunning designs by some of India's biggest names!

Anjalee and Arjun Kapoor officially got the proceedings started with their showing on Day One. Seen here is a gorgeous lehenga with encrusted bikini choli and a rather British feather headdress.


Image: An Anjalee and Arjun Kapoor creation
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Sunny beauty

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Next we have Surelee Joseph in a vibrant yellow drape embellished with silver encrusted embroidery.


Image: Surelee Joseph for Anjalee and Arjun Kapoor
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Royal touch

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Vikram Phadnis' collection was as regal as ever -- get a load of this exotic ensemble that effortlessly mixes deep blue, green, pink and pewter.


Image: A Vikram Phadnis creation
Photographs: Courtesy Tandem Communications
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Double take

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The designer sticks to the same colour scheme with a different silhouette -- a formal jacket worn over a swirling ghagara.


Image: A Vikram Phadnis creation
Photographs: Courtesy Tandem Communications
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Traditional treat

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Nethra Raghuraman is at her supermodel best in this exquisite traditional-toned number.


Image: Nethra Raghuraman for Vikram Phadnis
Photographs: Courtesy Tandem Communications
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Simple but striking

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Rocky S started off rather demure, with minimal bling -- check out Nicole Faria in this nude and pink sari affair.


Image: Nicole Faria for Rocky S
Photographs: Courtesy Tandem Communications
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Golden reverie

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Things take a bling-y turn with this all gold affair, accentuated by a red dupatta.


Image: A Rocky S creation
Photographs: Courtesy Tandem Communications
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Scarlet siren

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Rocky winds down with a stunning scarlet lehenga that is sure to be on any bride's wishlist.


Image: A Rocky S creation
Photographs: Courtesy Tandem Communications
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Pastel pretty

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Bhairavi Jaikishan started her line off with light pastels, which were a welcome change. Seen here is a simple lehenga fading from green to yellow.


Image: A Bhairavi Jaikishan creation
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Mauve musings

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Delicate and deep-hued, a mauve sari with gold sprays sets off an emerald blouse.


Image: A Bhairavi Jaikishan creation
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Pistachio and peach

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Florals come to the fore once more with this smooth pistachio and peach outfit.


Image: A Bhairavi Jaikishan creation
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Diamonds and more

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Jewellery designer Queenie Singh had the Pantaloons Miss India winners sashay down the ramp for her, wearing outfits by Ramona Narang Rodella. Miss India-World 2011 Kanishtha Dhankar dazzled in a tiara, chunky neckpiece and wrist cuff.


Image: Miss India-World 2011 Kanishtha Dhankar for Queenie Singh
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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White temptress

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Miss India-International 2011 Ankita Shorey, on the other hand, was dripping in pearls and diamonds.


Image: Miss India-International 2011 Ankita Shorey for Queenie Singh
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Cocktail class

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Coming back to the clothing, Adarsh Gill opted for sohpisticated chic, like this classy gold and black sheer drape.


Image: An Adarsh Gill creation
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Subdued elegance

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The designer offered up gorgeous ensembles like this corset and lehenga set, subdued and striking at the same time.


Image: An Adarsh Gill creation
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Mesmerising mesh

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Gill's piece-de-resistance was definitely this outfit, with mesh detailing and heavy gold accents against red.


Image: An Adarsh Gill creation
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Pleated princess

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Jyotsna Tiwari proved less is more with this pleated delight, only minimal embroidery adorning its hem.


Image: A Jyotsna Tiwari creation
Photographs: Courtesy Tandem Communications
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Plush pinks

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Tiered and fading from pastel to fuschia, a pink backless kalidaar makes a statement.


Image: A Jyotsna Tiwari creation
Photographs: Courtesy Tandem Communications
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Feminine fantasy

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Shonal Rawat strikes a pose in a hot combination of pink and gold for Tiwari.


Image: Shonal Rawat for Jyotsna Tiwari
Photographs: Courtesy Tandem Communications
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Nude nuances

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Looking alluring in a shade of nude dotted with delicate orange we have Deepti Gujral starting off Pallavi Jaikishan's collection.


Image: Deepti Gujral for Pallavi Jaikishan
Photographs: Courtesy Tandem Communications
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Ravishing radiance

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And for those who prefer customary colour, we have this deep blush and shiny affair.


Image: A Pallavi Jaikishan creation
Photographs: Courtesy Tandem Communications
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Blue belle

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Neeta Lulla decided to explore new avenues with non-traditional shades, like this deep blue asymmetrical number modelled by Nicole.


Image: Nicole Faria for Neeta Lulla
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Emerald empress

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Next we move to emerald green with this captivating emerald outfit styled like a sari, minus the pleats.


Image: A Neeta Lulla creation
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Citrus burst

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Lulla put a riot of citrus shades on display with this intricate, heavy lehenga.


Image: A Neeta Lulla creation
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Skirting it right

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Falguni and Shane Peacock got it right with this lightweight, swirling skirt that saw beige moving into deep crimson.


Image: A Falguni and Shane Peacock creation
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Delicate peach

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This sari was wispy and sheer, combining delicate peach with heavyduty silver.


Image: A Falguni and Shane Peacock creation
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Dashingly different

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Elements of white and minimal embroidery have this lehenga stand apart from the rest.


Image: A Falguni and Shane Peacock creation
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Ivory illusion

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Veteran designer Tarun Tahiliani made his mark with a grand finale where each outfit was more breathtaking than the next. Here we have an unusual ivory lehenga with a loose blouse.


Image: A Tarun Tahiliani creation
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Elaborate elan

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Candice Pinto struts her stuff in an ankle-grazing design replete with extensive pink sparkle.


Image: Candice Pinto for Tarun Tahiliani
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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Twice as nice

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And finally, we have Kabir Singh and Nethra in his 'n' hers bridal outfits for Tahiliani.


Image: Kabir Singh and Nethra Raghuraman for Tarun Tahiliani
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani
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