After an exhilarating countdown to the most awaited revelation ‘Wedding of the Year’, India’s leading designer duo—Abu Jani & Sandeep Khosla tied the knot at Marriott International and presented Shaadi by Marriott. The event was held on 21st July at JW Marriott, New Delhi Aerocity. The stalwarts came together to experience an extraordinary wedding with the stunning style icon Sonam Kapoor as the showstopper, adding to the glitz and glamour of the evening! The event played host to the country’s glitterati, Bollywood celebrities like Jaya Bachchan, Shweta Nanda, Amrita Singh, Sarah Khan and Disha Patani.
The show unfurled a first-of-its-kind representation of Shaadi by Marriott through a five-part fashion sequence that showcased Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla’s bridal couture collection for this season. With an utterly novel take on the Indian bride, each wedding ritual from the engagement to the haldi, and finally the shaadi, was brought alive for Shaadi by Marriott through their designs.
Showstopper Sonam Kapoor’s stunning ‘Burano’ bridal lehenga was inspired by the spectacular majesty of Venice. Featuring impossibly intricate embroidery, encrusted with crystals from Swarovski, Sonam and the masterpiece ensemble made for a magical finale to the most breathtaking and magnificent Shaadi of the year , and of course, to Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla’s most spectacular collection to date. True to Shaadi by Marriott and Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla’s synergistic ethos, this Bridal Lehenga embodied their shared spirit of exquisitely crafted luxury and attention to detail.
With an utterly novel take on the Indian bride, each wedding ritual from the engagement to the haldi, and finally the shaadi, was brought alive for Shaadi by Marriott through their designs.
Commenting on the occasion Neeraj Govil, Area Vice President‑ South Asia, Marriott International said, “It has been a pleasure to collaborate with Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla who shares the same passions and values as Marriott International. With this association, we intend to elevate our Wedding brand to a whole new level. Through such unique partnerships & initiatives we look to offer our guests handcrafted experiences like never before.”
Abu Jani & Sandeep Khosla says,“As India’s leading hospitality player, feted for hosting the most outstanding weddings, it was a natural decision to partner with Marriott International. We are delighted with how spectacularly it all turned out. This collection is our most ambitious and extravagant to date. Impossibly Romantic and utterly refined, it was created to break our own artistic bar. Our shared mission was to create the ultimate wedding experience and set a new standard of excellence, customization and celebration. We hope that together we have brought the Fantasy Wedding alive”
Set against magnificent décor inspired by old-world charm, the entire wedding theme was showcased in the richness & timeless colours of white, cream and gold. JW Marriott Aerocity was transformed into the most elegant and scintillating shaadi venue bringing alive the biggest wedding of the year which was power-packed with music and drama as models walked the ramp alongside contemporary dance performers. Guests were treated to a wide range of delicious cuisines inspired by the specially curated shaadi that Shaadi by Marriott prides itself on.
The fashion showcase also witnessed the glittering debut of the Saboo for Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla Fine Jewellery Collection. Designed and curated by the designer duo and crafted by the renowned jeweller, Saboo.