Our biggest sartorial struggle is finding versatile clothes that work for a variety of different occasions. And with the winter wedding season fast approaching, despite the global pandemic, we’re in desperate need of beautiful formal wear that’ll turn heads even when we’re social distancing. But when we saw Ammara Khan’s latest unstitched collection, Elya, we knew our prayers had been answered! Featuring an array of colours, embroideries and hand embellishments, this collection is all you need for your next big event. We could not be happier one of our go-to brands has entered the world of unstitched luxury wear – here’s our breakdown of the collection.
The winter season is all about soft hues and delicate embroidery and this pastel blue piece embodies just that! The silver and blue combination is one for the ages and the subtle hints of coral and pink add a pop of vibrance to this gorgeous outfit. The embroidered net and organza give this look elegance and refinement, making it the perfect outfit for an upcoming day wedding. Pair with silver heels and a pink lip and you’re good to go!
Everyone knows that the best parts of the wedding are the ones with music and dancing – the dholki, mayun and mehndi. And nailing the right look for those events is quite important if you want to fully enjoy the event. We love this coral and gold number with hues of pink that’s absolutely perfect for a night of dancing! The exquisite embroidery will literally and chaandi varak insets turn heads and this look is just the right amount of festive for a mehndi event. Trust us, you’ll be the belle of the ball in this beauty!
While we love pastels for day weddings, we equally love jewel tones for those night-time soirees! This deep, midnight blue outfit with striking gold embroidery is the look you need for a dinner party or reception. What we love about this look is just how versatile it is! No matter the occasion, this outfit will become your go-to. Keep the look simple and minimalist, with the outfit doing all the talking, for a dinner party with friends or a work event. For a wedding look, glam it up with some jewels and a smokey eye. Either way, this one is must have!
One of our favourite things about this collection is how it caters to all our moods. Sometimes, you want something edgy and sometimes you want something modern and minimalist. For the days you want something super feminine, we love this pink on pink look. The bright pink and gold embroidery stands out on the soft pink base, making this the perfect glam look. If you’re looking for something to wear to your besties bridal shower, this is it!
It’s no doubt that red is one of the boldest colours out there and if you want to make a powerful statement, this outfit is for you! We love the striking contrast the pale green and gold embroidery makes on the red shirt and paired with the jade green dupatta, this look is perfect for a nikkah ceremony. Dress it up with some strappy gold heels and statement earrings for a look that’s definitely going to make an impression!
Anyone who keeps up with the latest fashion trends knows that the it colour of the wedding season this year is mint green. This cool and fresh hue is sure to be a winter wedding staple! Make sure your fashion game is ahead of the curve in this beautifully embroidered look that’s another versatile must-have! The teal coloured accents make this a solid contender for a day or night event and the outfit can be easily dressed up or down. It’s delicate, glamorous and everything you need, oozing with the sophistication.