Few years ago ‘red’ was considered a feminine color! But now concepts have changed! Dark rich shades of red, reds coming with wine or maroon undertones, reds coupled with white, black or gold etc are elements that have already entered the male ethnic fashion scenario! 2023 weddings will see a lot of red sherwani looks and if you are a groom-to-be, don’t shy away from picking the color for your wedding outfit. It is true that the words ‘bride’ and ‘red’ are synonyms in the Indian wedding fashion scene but a groom in red is also a pretty fashionable as well as masculine take on Indian groom wear.
Today we present to you 30 red sherwanis that would remind you that red, after all, is the color of love!
30 Amazing Red Sherwani a groom can go for
1. Big Floral Motifs
If you can flaunt it, a red and gold sherwani with big floral motifs is one of the most glamorous ways in which you can flaunt the look. This red sherwani is paired with a dark gold churidar and a red stole. It would be better to call it a dupatta with a gold ornate border rather than a stole! A red turban and gold jootis have been added to the look.
2. The Contrast of White and Red
One of the most aesthetic looks in this list! The sherwani is in a solid red tone with gold ornate collar and silver statement buttons. It has been paired with white churidar bottoms. The ornate stole has an embroidered border in white thread. The corners of the stole boast huge motifs in matte gold thread. As accessories, a red turban, gold jootis and white pearl malas have been used.
3. With Beige Gold Kurta
Mughal floral embroidery style has been used in gold thread on the red sherwani jacket. It has been paired with a beige to matte gold kurta underneath and tapered trousers in the same shade.
4. Jacquard Red Sherwani
A gold kurta and churidar have been paired with a red sherwani jacket flaunting large diamond shaped jacquard pattern in gold.
5. Timelessly Red and Gold
Red and gold is a timeless combination that suits all age groups. The dark red sherwani boasts gold embroidery near the sleeve hems and the collar. Along with a gold churidar it has been also paired with a red and gold brocade stole.
6. The Red Sherwani with The Tussar Dhoti
Call it a fusion look but it is very well put together! This bright red sherwani jacket boasts embroidery in matte gold and blue! Also the big statement buttons are in gold and blue alternating colors. The uniqueness in this look is the fact that this sherwani has been paired with a tussar dhoti with an embroidered border as sherwanis are traditionally paired with churidar bottoms.
7. Royal Looks with Embellished Dupattas
An outfit as traditional as a red sherwani looks more royal with full size dupattas rather than stoles. This sherwani has been paired with gold churidar bottoms, turban in red-gold duotone, leather jootis. The highlight of the look which is a dupatta with zari embroidered floral motifs and heavily ornate border.
8. Brocade Red Sherwani
A red and gold rich brocade fabric has been used for the sherwani kurta. It can been paired with light gold churidar bottoms and a stole in a rich red glossy silk texture with woven gold details on the border and sides. Red Lehenga matching with Red Sherwani is evergreen in big fat Indian weddings.
9. The Magic of Dark Red and Matte Gold
This look is perhaps the most unique one in this whole list owing to the unique headgear which seems to have been inspired by Middle Eastern and Persian styles. The short sherwani jacket is in a dark tone of red, bordering on wine. The color of the embellishments is matte gold. The tapered trousers are also in the same shade. The shoes are also in the same combination.
10. Big Gold Motifs
This sherwani jacket boasts big gold woven motifs. It has been paired with a simple white dhoti. Even the headgear is in the classic combination of red, gold and white.
11. Dark Red Velvet Sherwani
Dark red toned velvet looks extremely rich and extravagant! Couple with that ornate embroidery in gold zari and the result is regal. This dark red velvet sherwani has an ornate collar and floral embroidery. It has been paired with gold churidar bottoms. Checkout more of Floral Sherwani.
12. The Zigzag Pattern
This dark red sherwani jacket paired with tapered trousers flaunts self-design motifs. This otherwise unembellished sherwani is paired with a unique stole. The stole does not have an ornate border. Instead it boasts a gold zigzag strip stitched across it.
13. Gold Embroidery
If you have a lean, tall frame, this warm sherwani jacket is just for you. Two shades of gold have been used! One is pure gold zari and the other is a matte gold thread! This embroidery design will specifically suit tall, lean grooms because the designs run in horizontal panels.
14. The Navy Blue Stole
This traditional red sherwani boasts thread embroidery and velvet trim in silk base. It is paired with white churidar bottoms, a red turban and a dark navy blue stole with beautifully embroidered border.
15. The Decadence in Traditional Fashion
This one is a completely traditional sherwani look complete with turban, stole, jootis, mala and brooch! The churidar bottoms, inner anarkali style kurta with flared hem, the stole with an ornate border, the turban with gold border are in a glossy shade of red. The sherwani jacket is in an off-white shade with gold embroidery.
16. Combining Red, Gold and Off-White
Some colors are meant to be paired with each other! This look does not technically include a red sherwani jacket. The sherwani jacket is in off-white with ornately embroidered collar, gold woven motifs, embellished gold buttons. It has been paired with a gold churidar, rich red stole with gold border and red turban.
17. Play It Safe
If you want to play it safe and also keep it simple, go for a sherwani with medium to small size motifs homogenously arranged all over! Pair it with gold churidar bottoms and accessorize with an antique brooch.
18. Glamourizing a Simple Red Sherwani
A simple red sherwani with homogenously arranged gold motifs all over paired with gold churidar bottoms can be easily made glamorous. Include a red turban, gold jootis and a cream tone contrasting stole with gold ornate border and gold corner details. And if you are even more daring, wear a statement necklace.
19. The Waistcoat with Sherwani Look
The sherwani look has evolved in manifold ways. While sherwani jackets are paired with anarkali style kurtas or simply worn on their own, sometimes a sherwani is also worn with a waistcoat on top. In this case two types of designs and embroidery have come together in an aesthetic way.
20. Floral Red Sherwani
These unique red sherwanis boast printed or woven multi-color floral motifs. Printed floral fabrics have been used to design the turbans and the tapered trousers or churidar bottoms to go with these floral sherwanis. While the straight sherwani jacket has a textured look, the other one is an angarakha-style traditional sherwani with flared hemline.
21. Light Red and White Floral Sherwani
For a morning wedding which involves enough photography in the sun, such a sherwani looks chic and trendy! Floral motifs in white are placed all over the sherwani jacket. A light red turban is added and the net stole flaunts embroidered motifs in gold. White churidar bottoms are added.
22. Red Sherwani with Pink Undertone
If you like solids, you can go for this kind of a look! This red sherwani is in a cool shade with a pinkish undertone. It is paired with tussar churidar bottoms and a tussar stole with matte gold embroidered border. To glamourize the look, add a green and white statement necklace. This sherwani has a look of pink sherwani as well along with plain or no embroidery jacket makes it even more royal.
23. Solid for Sophistication
Unembellished, solid looks in rich fabrics never fail to impress! They look posh and classy. In this case, a rich red sherwani jacket is paired with solid beige churidar bottoms and solid gold turban. Gold statement buttons add a bit of glitz!
24. High Low Red Sherwani
Vicky Kaushal has opted for a simple dark red sherwani paired with white tapered trousers and black boots. Tiny white bootas accentuate the simplicity of the look. What makes it unique is a slightly slanted button line and the high-low hem of the two lapels of the sherwani jacket.
25. Paired with a White Mundu
Let’s explore the creative ways of pairing a solid red sherwani jacket! Here it has been paired with a paper white Kerala style dhoti or lungi or mundu! This fusion look will definitely attract complements. And red and white is a classic combination!
26. Angarakha Style Red Sherwani
Angarakha and achkan style fusion sherwanis look great with off-white tapered trousers and leather shoes! This sherwani has an angarakha style tie-up closure at one side! The wider lapel is embellished with matte gold bootas all over! The other lapel and sleeves are unembellished.
27. Dark Red Velvet Sherwani with Inner Kurta
Karan Johar flaunts an extremely chic velvet dark red sherwani with few statement buttons placed midway and a bit of embroidery near the sleeve hems. It is paired with an inner kurta in the same shade. It is paired with white trousers.
28. Zardozi Work on Velvet
Though the last few red sherwanis you saw on this list are on solid textures, it does not been you can’t go for a fully embellished one! This dark red velvet sherwani flaunts intricate zardozi work. It comes with white bottoms and a velvet stole with embellished border. This outfit is fit for the royals.
29. Woven Floral Sherwani
Another embellished sherwani in warm red tone, boasting all-over woven and embroidered floral motifs in matte gold and orange! It has been paired with beige trousers and statement buttons have been added.
30. Benarasi Red Sherwani
Traditional antique sherwanis either have a kalidar or an A-line cut! They have a slightly flared hemline. This red sherwani has a similar cut and the grandeur and the vintage appeal of the piece increases manifold as a beautiful Benarasi floral brocade fabric has been used to create it!
Conclusion – Red Sherwani
If a red sherwani is on your wedding cards, do not hesitate to try unique styles, prints and textures! A red sherwani looks extremely attractive in wedding pictures too!
You can go for a red sherwani of your choice or even customize it with the lehenga of your bride. To customize red sherwanis of your dreams, get in touch with us! As red can sometimes be a complicated color and wrong combinations can kill the entire look, always take help of the experts.
Sherwani Color actually depends a lot of the bride’s lehenga color as many of bride and groom prefer you colour coordinate Lehenga and sherwani. You can also go with contract colors in lehenga and sherwani but make sure that there is some matching between lehenga and sherwani since that would make your wedding pictures larger than life. Checkout matching lehenga and sherwani if your are looking to get some ideas.
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