A simple thought of wearing lehnga fills our heart with lots of anxiety. If you are a bride-to-be then elation and nervousness becomes complementary to each other. Even if its your BFF wedding or family wedding, the feelings are no less different. Then there comes the herculean task of finding the perfect lehenga. We spend endless days and nights following every bridal couture, famous designers and celebrities. For just to buy a wedding outfit that fits perfect for the ocassion and goes according to the trend.
But we miss on some important points that should be checked before buying lehenga for ourselves. We all have a different body type so one outfit can look fab on someone and average on the other. So while finalizing a lehenga do consider these points. In this post we will be talking about tips for selecting bridal lehnga for short height girls. These tips will highlight your best features and will make you more confident on your special day.
You all may have noticed that if two objects are of same height than the object that is wider will look shorter than the other.
Don’t worry we are not going to teach you maths here. This was just for an illustration purpose.
So if you have short height then go for styles which makes you look slender. Many of these tips will also work for plus size ladies. Hence its a good read for everyone.
To look taller you will have to stay away from any outfit that’s going to make you look wider. Keeping this piece of information in mind let’s start with some handy tips.
We all want to twirl in our heavy flared lehenga but if you want to appear taller than go for medium flare lehenga. Still if you want to carry heavy flared lehenga then look for body hugging fabrics like silk, chiffon and georgette. Thes fabrics will provide your Lehenga with good flare without adding unnecessary volume to your lower half. Also avoid fish cut lehenga which are wider at the bottoms and divides your leg length into two halves. Consequently, making your height more prominant.
Don’t go for structured lehenga they will make you appear wider. Adding too much of cancans to your lehenga is also not advisable. Georgette, sillk, net and velvet are good options for you.
Small details of your lehenga can make big differences in your overall look. Instead of going for wider borders try small borders or go borderless. Avoid bigger motifs, the smaller the better. Vertical lines like lehriya prints can add few inches to your whole look.
Go for deep cut blouses like v-neck and also keep them shorter. A big no for corset blouse and peplum style as it will make you look overboard. Also avoid high neck blouses they will make your neck appear shorter.
To balance your whole look low waist lehenga is the perfect option. Mid waist lehnga or high waist lehnga will make your upper body look smaller.
Wear your dupatta in sleek pleats and avoid wearing open dupatta in cross style. However you can wear open dupatta in one side style. Also going for double duppata draping style will be unconfortable for you. As well as will not look much appealing.
We would love to hear your views about styling lehnga for short height ladies. Feel free to clear your doubts.