The Ultimate Guide to 17 Trendy Lehenga Styles You Must Try


If you are someone who is a fashion enthusiast, a fan of ethnic wear, or simply someone who likes to add a hint of glamour to their closet, Lehangas are your go-to choice. Lehengas are a timeless and stunning choice when it comes to traditional Indian wear, and in this complete guide, we delve into 17 beautiful lehenga styles that are presently making waves in the world of ethnic fashion.

From classic lehengas to modern and chic, these stylish lehenga styles offer a plethora of options to work for diverse occasions, preferences, and body types. Whether you’re attending a wedding, celebration, or any other special affair, you are certain to find inspiration and fashion insights on how to rock these trendy Indian lehenga styles with confidence and grace.

  1. A-line Lehenga
  2. Sharara Cut Lehenga
  3. Straight Cut Lehenga
  4. Jacket Style Lehenga
  5. Saree Style Lehenga
  6. Panelled Lehenga
  7. Fishtail Lehenga
  8. Broad Flared Lehenga
  9. Backless Lehenga Choli
  10. Anarkali Lehenga
  11. Full Sleeves choli with raw silk lehenga
  12. Crop top design blouse with lehenga
  13. Circular/Flared Lehenga
  14. Long Trail Lehenga
  15. Layered Lehenga
  16. Chaniya Choli (Gujarati-style lehenga)
  17. Asymmetrical Lehenga

#1. A-line Lehenga

The stunning and stylish A-line lehenga is absolutely perfect for the ethnic yet modish look. The hemline of the lehenga makes it more glamorous and creates a flare look. While pairing this stunning Lehenga, you can wear it with statement blouse in voguish design. Go for the elegant pink and peach colour combination in this lehenga style!

#2. Sharara Cut Lehenga

The trendy sharara lehenga is high in demand in the Indian fashion industry at present. From simple to a designer, there are a huge variety of styles and designs in sharara cut lehenga, which has an elegant palazzo with a loose hem. You can wear the sharara cut lehenga on festivals and occasions with statement jewellery.

#3. Straight Cut Lehenga

In straight cut lehenga, the skirt is long and straight in style, which doesn’t have any sort of flare. One of the most preferred choices for lehenga is straight cut because of its versatility on every body type. With straight cut lehenga, you can choose to wear a crop top style designer blouse.

#4. Jacket Style Lehenga

Of course, there’s nothing different in this type of lehenga except the jacket, which add an oomph factor to your entire couture and personality. In jacket style lehenga, there’s a long loose style jacket, which has an intricate embroidery work with fine detailing. To look different and sassy, pick up this style of Lehenga and leave a long-lasting impression on others.

#5. Saree Style Lehenga

In this style of lehenga, there’s an illusion of a saree look, but it’s actually a lehenga. The illusion of saree comes with the draping of the dupatta, which we usually do in saree. However, this is far better than saree as you can wear this style of lehenga comfortably without any hassle. Moreover, the flare of this stylish lehenga is definitely icing on the cake.

#6. Panelled Lehenga

At the end of the flare in this lehenga, there are some classy panels attached with it. The panels are used at the end of the hemline to increase the volume of the flare as well as to add a contrasting design for a glamorous look. You can easily wear it on special functions or at special occasions.

#7. Fishtail Lehenga

Assuredly, you must be aware of the mermaid or fishtail style lehenga. The elegant and classy flare of the mermaid lehenga is absolutely irresistible. Furthermore, fishtail lehenga is perfect for those girls or ladies who are looking for the attire to accentuate their curves. To pair the blouse or choli, there’s a simple suggestion to go with the short-halter neck style blouse and even if you don’t wear the accessory, your will look appealing.

#8. Broad Flared Lehenga

One of the most ordinary and conventional style of lehenga is broad flared lehenga. However, the broad flare and distinguishing look of this stylish yet ethnic lehenga can’t be ignored, especially if it is available in remarkable design and hues. The combination of off white and multiple colours in it is quite trendy and popular nowadays. Hence, you can pick and choose this stunning piece of outfit to make a fashion statement and finish off the look in statement jewellery.

Henceforth, these were some of the most elegant and fascinating lehenga styles, which can be considered to wear it on special occasions or festivals, especially with a perfect clutch, classy accessory and most importantly, trendy footwear. Don’t worry and shop for your favourite lehenga now!

#9. Backless Lehenga Choli

Your traditional wear collection is incomplete, if it does not have a backless lehenga choli, it means. You can look like a royal queen with a basic raw silk lehenga and a backless choli with work and embroidery. For a balanced look, you can keep the blouse simple from the front. You can also wear the dupatta in a plain saree style for a more stylish look.

#10. Anarkali Lehenga

What better than combining your Anarkali with the timeless lehenga for a perfect outfit? Why was this option not known to us earlier? You can mix and match a long, Anarkali-style kurta with a simple lehenga skirt. Pick a kurta design that comes with a center or side slit so that it brings the whole design out and does not look too overwhelming. You can also select an Anarkali suit with patchwork or sequins over it and wear it with a plain lehanga!

#11. Full Sleeves choli with raw silk lehenga

Raw silk and full sleeves choli is a lehenga staple. So, the next time you are about to attend a sangeet, Mehendi or other celebrations, opt for a classic full sleeve choli for your gorgeous raw silk lehenga skirt. Full-sleeve cholis look amazing and stylish and wearing this with a matching dupatta is just going to get you all the good compliments.

#12. Crop top design blouse with lehenga

Nowadays, fashion designers are limitlessly innovating different lehenga styles and are spoiling us with so many gorgeous options. A fusion crop top design blouse and a heavily embellished skirt lehenga with or without a dupatta are a great festival or wedding function look for the bride or her tribe. Put on your favorite jewelry, heels and let the lehenga do the talking.

#13. Circular/Flared Lehenga

Flared lehengas also called circular lehengas are one of the most worn feminine ensembles created to give a star appearance to whosoever wears them. While the options are endless, a Lehenga with a massive flare is the favourite pick of today’s modern bride. The Lehanga has a circular hem that flows down with a broader flare giving off a gorgeous look.

#14. Long Trail Lehenga 

We all have seen long trails with Western wedding gowns and how graceful they look, but lehenga trails are no less. The one kind of lehenga that has recently become our favourite is the long trail lehenga. Just one look at the long trail lehenga will most certainly persuade you to add these to your closet. They add a royal hint to the whole outfit, and we can clearly get behind that trail.

#15. Layered Lehenga

Multi-Layered or ruffled lehenga is one of the most stylish lehenga designs to peek into in 2023. No one can resist the dense layers because of their glorious fit. Also, this lehenga style is one of the latest lehenga trends that will bring all eyes to you during the special day. The layered lehenga complements the blouse perfectly.

#16. Chaniya Choli (Gujarati-style lehenga)

A beautiful Gujarati style Chaniya Choli look will have you tumbling head over heels for its ultra-elegant feeling and velvety soft and flowy material. It gives the wearer an extremely elegant appearance and would look stunning too for a celebration or even a festival function. Pair it up with some traditional jewellery elements to bring out the nuanced metallic notes in the attire.

#17. Asymmetrical Lehenga 

Created for the most glamorous celebrations, an asymmetrical Lehenga has a plethora of gorgeous options to choose from. When made with meticulous attention to detail., an asymmetrical lehenga is sure to put all eyes on you. Lending you a sense of grace too, this lehenga design is perfect for any festivity or celebration.

Vaishali Mhaske
Vaishali Mhaske
Hey! Nice to meet you! I'm Vaishali. I am a Puneri girl, Extrovert and Lover of Road trips and Swiss rolls. Among many passions, "Playing Dhol" is on top of my list. Always love to enjoy my own company.