Looking for latest style Wedding sherwani for men? Or ideas on how to wear and style sherwani for an elegant look? Want to know from where to by best designers sherwani yet at affordable/cheap prices? Outfit trends bring 25 Modern sherwani Designs for men and tips to wear them.
Sherwani is a traditional wedding outfit not just for the grooms but also for the other men attending a function. It is usually worn at Indian and Pakistani weddings. Men look really classy with the attire. I am sure many of you would want to know more about Sherwani’s since it’s the wedding season. Therefore we bring you some really cool ideas. You will usually find men wearing it on wedding occasions, not just as a groom but also as wedding guests. It is one of those dresses that brings a regal look for the groom. So, if you are looking for a sherwani to wear it on any occasion there here are some ideas along with do’s and don’t that you need to keep in mind while purchasing it.
How to Wear a Sherwani for Men
In the last post, we talked about latest style groom mehndi dresses. Before purchasing the sherwani, make sure that the fabric is of good quality. A low-grade fabric will ruin the look. Don’t go for any material that is cheap as it will be poor in quality. No matter how good the embroidery is on it, it will fail to look good if the fabric is not of superior quality. At weddings, people keep their eyes on everyone and some also evaluate and criticize. So you need to make an impression by looking good. Moreover, at weddings, there is a lot of competing with others wearing a classy outfit and everyone wants to look their best.
↓ 2018 Sherwani Designs
↓ 20 – Sherwani for Night Functions
Secondly, the most important thing to keep in mind is the sherwani color. Dark colors are mostly preferred on light colors, especially for night time functions. Dark colors are bright and vibrant and they make one look more confident. When you go out for the shopping, don’t be in a hurry. Analyse every sherwani and try it on yourself. Make sure that your sherwani is well fitted and the color suits you.Then comes one more important aspect. Which is the right size and fitting?
↓ 19 – Choose a Tailored Fit Sherwani
The worst thing you can do is choose a sherwani that does not fit you well. So when you visit the store, look for sherwani’s that are specifically made for your body type. Ill-fitted sherwani will not make you look good. Color, size, design, pattern and everything else should also suit you. Fitting is essential for example, if you are very slim and smart then you might want to buy a sherwani with padded shoulders. It will make you look fit and perfect. Moreover, you would never feel comfortable in a sherwani that does not fit you properly. And we all know how important it is to be comfortable at such events because otherwise, we’re unable to fully enjoy the function. You should also have a look at these 20 Latest Ideas on What to Wear at Engagement.
↓ 18 – Choosing the Right Colors
If you want to wear shalwar kameez with waist coat then check out 12 best shalwar kameez combinations for an elegant look. To enjoy the celebration one needs to be comfortable in his clothes. Comfort comes first. Then you need to make sure about the designs, embroidery, and print. You need to make sure that the color of your sherwani matches and suits your skin tone. For example, a light-colored sherwani with large prints or embroidery would not compliment you if you are healthy. On the other hand, a dark-colored monochrome sherwani will make you appear slimmer and taller. Once you are done buying your sherwani, start the hunt for the shoes as shoes are very prominent in this outfit so you really need to find one that goes best with your sherwani.
↓17 – Latest Sherwani Fashion Trends.
If you want to know how you can rock sherwani on your wedding day then follow this next sherwani outfit idea. For this look, you will need a dark blue velvet color sherwani and add a red handkerchief. This sherwani is only suitable if your wedding is going to be held in winters because velvet is a very thick fabric and is great for winter occasions. You can also get the collar and cuffs of the sherwani embroidered to make it look more formal. It is also a great outfit for slimmer guys as velvet is a fabric which looks best on smart people, if you’re on the healthier side, then you really need to avoid this material. Beards look best when wearing a sherwani so do check out these 20 Best Haircuts that Go with Beard.
↓ 16 – Elegant black and gold sherwani idea
For this next look, you will be wearing an awesome and sexy black and gold sherwani. This sherwani is all about wearing total jet black sherwani with golden print all over it. This golden print can either be only printed on the fabric or it can be embroidered as well. You can wear this lovely sherwani with black churidar pajamas. You can see how it gives a really royal look making it a great choice for weddings.
↓ 15 – White and golden sherwani with Patiala shalwar
This sherwani combination is a pretty unique one but it is defiantly a great one, just try it and you will see. For the sherwani outfit idea, you can go for white sherwani with golden embroidered cuffs and neck area. Wear it with a Patiala shalwar and golden khussas for a magical look. This is also a great outfit for parties, do have a look at 14 Best Party Wear for Men for All Seasons.
↓ 14 – Formal Sherwani with Leather Churidar Pajamas
This sherwani is also perfect for your own wedding or even for your brother’s or sister’s wedding. For this sherwani idea, you can wear black sherwani with floral golden print all over on it. Instead of going for churidar pajamas you can wear churidars made out of leather fabric. For extra spice you can add a long pearl brooch right on the front so that is will be visible.
↓ 13 – Gold and Red
Golden and red looks perfect in the sherwani. If your bride is wearing a golden and red dress then going for gold and red combo sherwani will be a perfect idea. Pair it with a dark nude colored Patiala shalwar for the best outcome.
↓ 12 – What Shoes to Wear with Sherwanis
You can see here how any sherwani looks good with brown shoes. And if you have a pair of brown boots that you don’t really wear, then you must check out these out 30 Ideas What to Wear with Brown Boots for Men.
↓ 11 – Celebrities Sherwani Style.
Virat Kohli got married to the gorgeous Anushka Sharma back in 2017 but their wedding outfits continue to be goals for all upcoming brides and grooms. For his big day, Virat was seen wearing a white sherwani by the Indian designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee. The sherwani was custom made of course and it was ivory white in color. The fabric chosen for the sherwani was raw silk which was hand embroidered with a vintage benarsi pattern. And to top it all off, the signature designer buttons were added to the sherwani. He chose to wear a turban in rose color which beautifully complemented the bride’s outfit and made them both look perfect together.
↓ 10 – Pakistan Bridal Couture Sherwani Collection
For all upcoming brides and grooms, the bridal couture weeks are the perfect classrooms where they can learn everything from what’s trending to what they should wear. So you must stay up to date with the latest bridal couture weeks and choose the latest outfits for your special day.
↓ 9 – Pastel Colored Sherwanis
Pastel sherwanis are the best color sherwanis to wear in 2018. Especially if you’re a summer groom, you have to have a pastel themed event. They are not just trending but also look great not just live but also in pictures.
↓ 8 – Designer Sherwanis
There are many renowned designers from both Pakistan and India who’re creating superb looks when it comes to sherwani designs. This particular look, for instance, is from Pakistani designer Nomi Ansari.
There is certainly no harm in wearing blue sherwani to match the color with the dress of your bride. In fact, it looks super cute when you the bride and the groom wear the same dress. For the kula, you can wear a golden one with little blue strikes in it.
↓ 7 – Decent Jet Black Sherwani
If you are the kind of the guy who loves to wear decent colors and would love to wear one on their wedding too regardless of what people will say then wearing a jet black sherwani is the right decision for you. You can get the collar and the cuffs in black velvet or leather for an extra dimension in your sherwani.
↓ 6 – White Sherwanis
White is a color that has always been associated with peace and purity so why not bring these great virtues to your special day? There are so many shades of white to choose from these days and the best strategy would be to try the different shades and see which one looks best with your color tone.
↓ 5 – Royal Look in Velvet Maroon Sherwani
A velvet sherwani is always a good choice for smart grooms but only if the wedding is planned for Winters.
↓ 4 – Printed Sherwanis
Another one of the latest men sherwani trends is to go for printed sherwanis. Yes, you heard us right, sherwanis with prints on them! The sherwani that you see here is by Sabyasachi Mukherjee and it is in ivory silk with hand embroidered Indian lotus motifs that have been merged with the typical flora and fauna of Europe. So you can feel an essence of both the European and the traditional Indian designs in this outfit. A bird’s egg blue churidar trouser was chosen for this outfit along with tan-mustard shoes.
↓ 3 – HSY Grooms
Our favorite HSY groom of the year is the Pakistani celebrity Feroze Khan! He too is wearing a white sherwani with a touch of red through his accessories to complement the bride’s outfit. HSY is one of the most popular fashion designers of Asia and his outfits have appealed to people around the world. His outfits combine the traditional designs with modern and creative innovations to create extravagant looks.
↓ 2 – Styling the Dupatta with the Sherwani
The traditional sherwani undoubtedly looks best when paired with a dupatta but many grooms are confused about how they should carry this dupatta. Here are some tips:
- When wearing a plain or solid colored sherwani, go for a printed dupatta. And vice versa.
- If the wedding is in winter, you can go for a shorter dupatta and wrap it around your neck like you would usually do with a scarf.
- Avoid velvet shawls in summers.
- Choose the dupattas in traditional and heavy or rich fabrics like silk.
- The most popular way of wearing the dupatta is the front drape and side show style that you might have seen in the Indian movies from the 1980s. There are many variations even in this style so you should go with the one that you’re most comfortable in carrying.
↓ 1 – Accessories to Wear with Your Sherwani
The traditional wedding accessories have included the turban and the dupatta. But more recently, grooms are wearing their sherwanis with heavy pearl necklaces for the Mughal look. It is also known as a ‘haar’ and simply speaking, it is the style statement that sets your wedding look apart from others. The necklace can include just a single string or they can be upto five strings ling. They usually consist of pearls, a pendant and a brooch.
And if you’re bold enough, why not take things up a notch and carry a sword to look like the prince that you are!
Caz, aka Vixen, has been freelance creative writing for several years. She has a lot of experience in different fields including high street fashion, tattooing art, and even the gothic and historical costumes. Caz has a Diploma in Fashion and Textiles and also a Bachelors Degree in Historical Costume and Corsetry. Her passion lies with gothic design, corsetry and any other styles considered to be taboo or unusual. Style-wise Caz has a love for Vivienne Westwood and her take on the punk era. Although Caz loves the weird and wonderful, she has a deep love for all fashion and allows this to show through her work.