Bridal wear is the costume worn by a bride during the wedding function. The bridal wear differs from religion to religion and depends on the culture and traditions of an individual. Bridal wear can be gowns, dress, saris, lehengas or any other designer wear that would look special for the occasion of wedding.
The wedding dresses or bridal wear depends on the culture of every region. In the East, the tradition for a bridal wear is usually followed by a color of good luck and auspiciousness, the color of luck according to the people in east being red. In the Indian culture also red is considered to be an auspicious color for bridal wear and generally the sarees or lehengas are preferred in shades of red. Japanese people wear a bridal wear called Kebaya which is a traditional form of a gown.
In Native American culture, they wear a traditional bridal gown woven in multiple colors. Modern style bridal wear usually involves gowns in either white or pastel shades that would match the theme of the wedding.
Bridal wear generally not only has the wedding dress, but the accessories worn with the bridal wear makes the occasion more important. Typically the accessories worn with Indian style of bridal wear include jewellery like necklace, jhumkas, bangles, anklets etc. For a bridal gown, typically the accessories include a thing string of pearl necklace or a diamond necklace with a stud and bracelet to match the necklace. Other bridal wear like the bridal wear of east comes with minimum accessories.
A wedding day is the most important day in the life of a bride and bridal wear has to be the best for the bride to look at her best on that special day. Bridal wear is usually made to fit the bride by taking proper measurements and making sure that the bride fits into it perfect to look perfect for the D-Day of her life.
Bridal wear not only includes wedding dress but also bridal lingerie and bridal nightwear that give a sensual appeal to the bride. Bridal lingerie is fancy lingerie that is basically made of fancy materials like lace, satin, lycra that gives an erotic feel to the bride. There are variety of bridal lingerie that are available that matches the requirement of different customers.
Accessories for bride and Bridal nightwear also plays a major role in bridal wear. Bridal nightwear basically involves satin robes, baby doll sleepwear dresses, fishnet lingerie with robes etc. The fabrics usually used for bridal nightwear includes satin or lace fabric with net fabrics.