It’s never practical to buy a garment that can never be worn in more than 3 ways. Be it a sari or a pair of shoes, one should always think of various ways to style it before investing in any piece. With the numerous fashion choices available for a bride-to-be, it is always difficult to make fashion decisions that are truly worth it. Here, we show you how to get the maximum out of your trousseau shopping. Check out 5 different ways to wear a bridal jacket – both, during and post your wedding.

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The Jacket

With intricate handwork embroidery and in pure silk, this digitally engineered print jacket is a must-have in every bride-to-be’s trousseau. An ideal ensemble, it can be worn in several ways for many occasions pre, during and post your wedding. Click through for some innovative ways to use this jacket…

₹10,500; Available at Wrap Studio, 116-A, Shahpur Jat, Near Sirifort Auditorium, New Delhi-110049.

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Bridal gown

Throw on your bridal jacket over your bridal gown for a stunning look. This lends a dash of quirk while creating a look that is a blend of contemporary and modern. Make sure you combine contrast colours for a striking effect.

₹1,63,000; Available at Ensemble. 130/132, Great Western Building,, Shahid Bhagat Singh Road, Kala Ghoda, Fort. Mumbai, Maharashtra. Contact no: 022 4056 4800.

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Sari

Nothing defines modern bride like a sari and jacket combination. Pair your jacket with a black or single colour sari with Indian details for a more balanced look. Keep the jewellery minimal for your clothes to get all the attention.

Price on request; Shop No. 4, Ground Floor, Chinoy Mansion, Near Precious Salon, Kemps Corner, Mumbai 400 036. Contact no: 022 23676766 / +91 9833537306. Email: zanaayacouture@gmail.com

Photo credit: Designer Shouger Merchant Doshi

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Short dress

Embrace your honeymoon or attend your post wedding party wearing your bridal jacket with a short dress. This makes for a great cocktail look and can never fail to impress! Complete the look with a clutch and heels.

₹2,495; Available at www.trendydivva.com

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Printed pants

Mix relaxed and structured by wearing your bridal jacket with your relaxed printed pants. A print-on-print look this one is a great combination for a weekend out or brunch with family.

₹899; Available at www.Jabong.com and www.Snapdeal.com

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Crop Top

To achieve this very trendy and modern look, pair your bridal jacket with a crop top and jeans. Complete the ensemble with kolhapuri flats and a sling bag for an ethnic day outfit or for Casual Friday at work.

₹1,699; This AND sheer elements crop top is available at all AND outlets across the country.

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