Elegant, chic and contemporary are just a few words synonymous with the stunning designer gowns that rule both runway ramps and red carpets. Gowns are also now a top choice for women as they attend several exciting events ranging from weddings to cocktail parties and even corporate events. This timeless attire is available in a variety of silhouettes, patterns and fabrics making it suitable for every other occasion. 


Whether you want to go all out and make a statement or want to keep it subtle and elegant, here are a few designer dresses which fit all the bills and help you stand out from the crowd. 




If a friend’s wedding is approaching soon and you are yet to decide on what to wear for the cocktail function, then this Laila Gown in black from designer Anita Dongre’s collection is the perfect pick for you. Featuring a straight, long and fitted silhouette, this elegant ensemble comes in a luxurious silk fabric and is beautifully hand-painted with traditional Pichwai work. It also has embellishments of sequins, Gota Patti and peals that complete it and give it an elevated look. The gown is perfect for a night function and will surely make many heads turn as you enter the venue.



Flowy and subtle, the Amanee Gown in Sage colour is an ultimate pick for daytime events including boho-themed parties or mehendi functions. The gown culminates numerous printed panels seamlessly and the georgette fabric gives it a luxurious look. With minimal embellishments, this gown in green is perfect if you like to move around and want to forego the heavy attires that rule Indian ceremonies. 



You are the contemporary Indian bride, however, the conventional lehengas are just not to your taste. Serving as the perfect alternative, bridal gowns such as the Awa Gown, designed by maestro Anita Dongre should be your go-to choice then. Available in a heavenly navy blue shade, the gown silk gown is hand painted and also features sequins and pearl embellishments. As the bride-to-be, pick this gown for either of your wedding functions and catch the eye of all those present. 


A flowy skirt gown topped with a fitted bodice, the Nightingale Dress in dark green colour is as dreamy as they come. The stunning ensemble is decorated with subtle foliage style motifs and has minimal embroidery to compliment it. Whether it is a New Year’s Eve party or a fancy party you are heading to, this mesmerizing gown is perfectly suitable for every event and occasion. Just style it with your favourite pair of heels and you will be ready to slay wherever you go.




Bold yet subtle, if these words define your style then you won’t be able to turn down the appeal that the  Zefrino Gown holds. The attractive gown is designed in a sea foam colour and has a cut-out bodice which makes it trendy. Zefrino Gown also has sequences all over that make it just the right amount of glamorous without going overboard with the bling. Wear your contemporary gold earrings to complete the outfit and you are all set to slay away.


Now that you have the perfect gown inspo for every occasion, take your pick and you will be all ready to seize the day!