Well, well, it’s a new year and of course, a new beginning. That’s why we decided to take a look at reinventing some of our cool traditions. First up: Phoolon Ka Chaddar. This cute ritual isn’t the same without some new ideas so we decided to give you a peek at the coolest ones we’ve spotted in the recent months. Our advice – Take some cues and add your own twist.
The Perfect Floral Umbrella
This cutesy floral umbrella with real flowers is just so princess-y and perfect! Such a cool idea, innit?
Image via Karishma & Ashwin’s Real Wedding
This one’s as simple as they come. A flower shower is the perfect way to go up the altar.
Go innovative with your chaddar and opt for just greens, just ferns. It’s new and awesome!
Red flowers #forthewin
Whether they’re real or fake – a traditional bride needs her share of reds! And this creative chaddar is all happy and shiny!
Why go for real ones when you can try the awesome dried flowers to create a vintage chic look?
Go for a different shape
Pic via Tanvi & Avinash‘s Wedding; Rohan & Aakriti’s Wedding
Don’t go for the straight ones. Try the cool round-shaped chaddar or even a palaquin-shaped one to add more style to your look!
Just opt for Lace
A pretty lace chaddar along with fairy lights? Sign us up!
Lotus Buds Chaddar
South Indian weddings nowadays are teeming with lotus buds and this delicate one paired with mogra is all we need today!
Decorate your rickshaw with florals of your choice and take a spin – how cute is that?
Bulky mogra garlands are used these days to cover up the chaddar and they are as grand as they come! A white chaddar? You get it?
The bride ordered another dupatta that suited her style and let the sunshine through – whattay idea?
Pic via Shreya and Vivaan’s Wedding
This bride handmade this beauty from scratch – she added colourful big fringes to a sheer dupatta to create a boho look!
Baby breath love
Pic via Shutterdown
This circular frame and cute baby breaths on it – that’s the way this bride rolls and we love it!
Kaleere are the biggest draw these days – both as decor and as ornaments. This is one new way to use them innovatively and it looks oh so traditional.
Add a fabric you love to the mix
Pic via A-Cube Project
This cutesy and modern chaddar has a pretty fabric and sweet tiny things like flowers, paper lanterns and butterflies to it.
Dress up the palaquin with modern flowers like baby breaths, gladiolas and thai flowers to give a traditional theme a contemporary twist.
A sheer dupatta with fireworks
Amazing fireworks and a matching dupatta – as spectacular as it can get!
Bunch of cute wild flowers
Pic via The Cheesecake Project
Cutesy mixed florals are the shizz – so use them well and give your chaddar a boho/ wild look!
This yellow and blue wonder is as rare as they come! And…it matches the bride’s outfit!
Florals + Bubbles = Awesome
Inverted roses and lots of bubbles – this one is sure to hit the high stakes!
Big umbrella fun
Umbrellas are the coolest things to happen to a bride and add florals to it for maximum awesome!
Know nay cool bridal entries in cute chaddars? Tell us!