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15 Monsoon wedding dresses to shop in 2021

Monsoon wedding dresses are something of an institution for brides-to-be. Not only does the brand offer fashion-forward designs it’s also a high street mainstay, which means the prices are also affordable – perfect for those either on a budget or simply keen to nab a bargain (i.e. literally everyone).

With the days starting to grow longer, and the promise of warm weather on the horizon, many engaged couples are optimistically looking to spring/summer for their big days – lockdown restrictions permitting, of course.

So what’s the brand’s 2021 bridal offering like, you ask? Well, I’m glad you asked ‘cos you’re in for a treat. Combining delicate beading with romantic, sheer lace panels and flourishes of embellishment, Monsoon’s 2021 collection is truly whimsical.

To that end, and without further ado, scroll down to see our Fashion Editor’s picks of the best Monsoon wedding dresses to shop this season.

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6 Women-Run Saree Businesses To Do Your Wedding Shopping From

Note: Price ranges vary from collection to collection and fabric to fabric for each of these sellers. 

 Shopping for an Indian wedding, whether you’re the bride, a guest, or a bridesmaid, involves doing a fair bit of shopping. Not only are there different functions to dress for, but a fair bit of gift-exchanging is involved no matter which side you’re from. So, since there’s so much we have to buy, be it for bridal trousseaus or for one’s wedding guest wardrobe, isn’t it best to shop from small entrepreneurs, especially women business owners? In order to promote that, we present some of our favourite women-run saree businesses to check out for your shaadi-shopping needs. 

1. Chakori Ethnic is great for sarees to wear for your post-wedding luncheons



a girl in a pink dress standing in front of a building: Image credit: Chakori Ethnic


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Bangalore-based business owner Kalyani Shah is the founder of Chakori Ethnic, and she is

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