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This Abu Dhabi Wedding of a Fashion-savvy Couple has us Weak in the Knees

Medha Chawla, 20 Mar 2019

Opulent, regal, and unique in a lot of ways, the wedding that we are gonna take you through is a true celebration of love with utmost grandeur. Popular on Instagram as #RuGotHisKru, the wedding revelries of Ruchit & Krupa are trending on social media for all right reasons. Be it the mesmerizing decor for each wedding functions or the couple's outfits–every aspect of this wedding oozes luxury with a mix of glam and uniqueness. Like come on, we're sure you have never seen a beach-cum-palace wedding?

The couple's wedding trousseau comprised outfits from almost all the elite couturiers in the country. And oh, the luxurious land of Abu Dhabi further made this wedding one grand affair. Planned and executed by our esteemed vendors KKings Events in collaboration with Swaahathis beauty of a wedding held at the Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi is beautifully captured by our favorites, Reels & Frames.

The #RuGotHisKru Wedding

Coachella-themed Cocktail

The #RuGotHisKru wedding started roaring on social media with its very first function, i.e. the cocktail. Krupa and Ruchit kickstarted their wedding revelries with a Coachella-themed cocktail party that was a head-turner in ways more than one. Right from the bride's unicorn inspired look to the groom's pink quirky ensemble and the colourful decor setup, this cocktail party set the mood right for the upcoming wedding functions. 

Bohemian Souk Mehendi

Ruchit and Krupa looked like true royalties dressed in high-end designer couture as they sat against a gorgeous floral wreath setup for their Bohemian-themed mehendi ceremony. The couple complemented the vibrant decorations with their sartorial choices; Krupa opted for the raging Sabyasachi lehenga with coral-hued choli whereas Ruchit colour-coordinated his bride in a signature Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla kurta set. The boho-themed decor was yet another candy for our feisty eyes that comprised of colourful drapes and dreamcatchers along with the appealing floral arrangements. The guests were entertained with lively music scrumptious food, refreshing drinks and the special Turkish Ice-cream. A yet another highlight of the event was the special photobooth, where guests could click pictures with Falcons.

Umrao Night

What followed was a soulful Arabic-themed Umrao night! It was an evening to celebrate love and soulful music. The couple entered hand-on-hand looking their regal best in their designer outfits. Keeping in mind the theme of the event, Krupa clad herself in a sharara set by designer duo Rimple & Harpreet Narula. The onion pink sharara set was beautifully adorned with rich embroideries, and came with a contrasting deep maroon velvet dupatta. To complete the look, she wore a passa, dainty maang tikka and chaandbali earrings. Ruchit on the other hand donned a maroon Shantanu & Nikhil ensemble. Arabic dancers, shayaris, dance performances and a special performance by singer Shadab Faridi added oodles of charm to the magical evening. The Umrao Night also boasted of a photo booth session for the guests to get click photographs with a snake.

Tropical Paradise

Setting the right tone to enjoy a lip smacking brunch by the pool, a Tropical Paradise was brought in at the luxurious Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi. With decorative tropical elements like pineapples, flamingos among others, this party was all things 'Aloha'. Alongside upbeat music by DJ Aman Nagpal; the 'Rodeo' ride further added a dash of fun to the jolly milieu!  

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Knotting Bells

With a larger than life decor drenched in pastel hues and beautiful fresh blooms, Ruchit and Krupa exchanged their wedding vows at the Emirate Palace, Abu Dhabi. It was one of a kind, beach and a palace wedding. The baraat proceeded from the palace with Ruchit entering on a Rolls Royce along with an entourage of cars and headed to the mesmerising beachside floral mandap. Looking effervescent in a pastel lehenga by Kresha Bajaj, Krupa made a dreamy entry under an all-floral phoolon ki chaadar. She wore the striking baubles with a naturally flushed makeup and a dainty green bindi. A braided tight bun completed her bridal look. The sweetest part? The families welcomed the couple by raising pastel coloured balloons in the air.

Mystical Celebrations

Making an entrance as Mr. and Mrs. Mehta for the first time, Ruchit and Krupa concluded their wedding revelries with a night full of happiness and mystic, and also an enthralling performance by Atif Aslam. Krupa bedazzled in a glimmering golden Manish Malhotra gown gown and Ruchit stepped in wearing classic white tuxedo by Gaurav Gupta. Amidst the glitz and glamour- Atif Aslam and Dj Chetas set the energy flowing with their soulful music and beats.

WEDDING VENDORS

Photography: Reels and Frames | Wedding Planning, Design and Execution: KKings Events and Swaaha | Bride's Outfits: Sabyasachi (Mehendi), Rimple and Harpreet Narula (Umrao Night), Papa Don't Preach by Shubhika (Pool Party), Koesch by Kresha Bajaj (Wedding), Manish Malhotra (Reception) | Groom's Outfits: Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla (Mehendi), Shantanu & Nikhil (Umrao Night), Govinda Mehta (Pool Party), Sabyasachi (Wedding), Gaurav Gupta (Reception) | Bride's Makeup Artist: Pakkhi Pahuja | Bride's Hairstylist: Ritika Kadam 

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