Every Bride & Bridesmaid’s One Stop ‘Neckline Designs’ Idea Book

By Divya Arora .

Be it a simplistic one or an elaborately done fancy one, the kind of neckline that crowns your blouses, suits and gowns can literally enhance your outfit style by multifolds. Glamming up your outfits while giving them a definitive edge along with, the significance of the right neckline shouldn’t be taken too blithely. That being said, the neckline options for you to choose from are quite many and basically for every kinda bride and bridesmaids.

Now, since we don’t want you to go all berserk deciding for your outfit necklines, we’ve curated this quick ‘neckline idea book’ listing all kinds of neckline designs for you. From the super basic ones in different styles to the ones done in unique cuts and patterns, we’ve got them all covered!

Basic Necklines

1. Sweetheart Neck

A sweetheart neckline is one of the most common and basic necklines for your blouses with lehengas and sarees and suits everybody.

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2. Round Neck

These are the all-time classic and perfect for blouses and suits alike.

3. V-Neck

Yet another all-time neckline design.

4. Broad or Deep Necklines

Suitable for both suits and blouses, comparatively broader or deeper necklines are a hit amongst brides and bridesmaids.

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5. Boat Neck

A rather unique kind of a  basic neckline design, boat necks are for every outfit style.

6. Band Neck

Be it a high band or a low band, this kind of neck is perfect for women with longer necks and would go with every ensemble of yours.

Glamorous Necklines

1. Plunging Necklines

Currently a fad for the brides and a hit amongst couturiers, plunging necklines are perfect for those who’d love a sensuous and bold touch to their outfits.

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2. Long V-Neck

If you don’t want comfy with the plunging ones yet want that bold edge, opting for a long and deep V neckline with just a tad bit of peek-a-boo is the best for you.

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3. Bustier or Bandeau Neck

Mostly preferred by the brides for their gowns, these necks add that perfect amount of glam to your outfits.

4. Off-Shoulder Necks

Yet another raging trend, off-shoulders are being worn by brides even on their wedding day and we’re loving it to bits!

5. Zero Necks

Fitting perfectly around your neck like a collar neck piece, this neckline design is super stylish and would surely make you stand out. Top it off with a minimal neck piece or go all bare, the choice is yours!

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Embellished Necklines

1. Bejewelled Necks

Necklines that are embellished or embroidered with sequins, threads and stones is a great option if you want to skip out on your neckpiece.

2. Fur & Feather

A trend that’s been existing for quite a while now, having your neckline amped up with fur or feathers add an edge that’s incomparable.

3. Ruffled Necks

Ruffles have been in vogue for a long time now and has been incorporated in necklines too.

Outfit: Gaurav Gupta

About The Author

Divya Arora

An old school at heart with subtle but intense hints of modern glam, she's always happily making the best of both worlds. With reading, Zentangling, and spilling her thoughts on paper, she keeps her creative streak always on point. Hogging food and dozing off often, comes naturally to her! Follow her on Instagram @divya.arora14