May 27, 2024

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Top 6 Female Wedding Dress Designers in Pakistan

Pakistani wedding dresses are arguably some of the bests on the planet. With so many names already in the marketing of wedding dress designers, you may want to shop from only the best. Do not spend hours wandering in markets to find the best designers. Save that time by going through this brief article.  

All the designers on this list offer wedding dresses in their collections. However, their target market may be different based on budget, style, and various other aspects. So, wear your reading glasses and dig into this brief blog.  

Maria B 

Maria B is a brand started by Maria Butt back in 1999 with a stitching unit and one retail outlet. Fast forward to today, Maria B is one of the biggest designed brands in Pakistan and also happens to have a massive following internationally. Maria B’s designs are always the ones that shoppers patiently wait for. Today, the brand is prominent across multiple categories, not just bridal wear.  

If you are a frequent shopper or someone who follows fashion shows, there’s a high probability that you have already seen at least banners and ramp walks of Maria B’s designs. So, when the next time you are shopping for wedding dresses, make sure to visit one of Maria B’s franchises. Or you can simply check out their new products on their website.  

Sana Safinaz   

Sana Safinaz is one of the most well-known fashion brands in Pakistan. The brand was started by Sana Hashwani and Safinaz Muneer in 1989. What was once a small setup in Karachi is now one of Pakistan’s biggest women’s brands with a global following. Just like Maria B, Sana Safinaz is a front-runner when it comes to introducing new fashion trends.  

It is one of the brands that cater to everyone’s needs. No matter if you have a big budget or a limited one, you can find something good to wear from Sana Safinaz. So, on your next shopping trip, consider going to your nearest franchise.  

Zara Shahjahan 

Zara Shahjahan is another bridal wear fashion designer known for her unique style and takes on intricate embroideries and exciting color combinations. She is a Lahore-based designer who has made her mark quickly in the fashion scene. Now many people are embracing Zara Shahjahan’s designs and adorning her bridal wear.  

It is a comparatively new brand, so there are not a lot of franchises of this brand yet. There is one franchise in Lahore and one in Karachi. However, you can still check out her designs on Zara Shahjahan’s website.  

Saniya Maskatiya 

Saniya Maskatiya is a Karachi-based fashion designer who started her brand back in 2010. Today, she is one of the most loved fashion designers and a winner of multiple fashion awards in Pakistan. Her bridal wear is always unique and a combination of familiar designs and aesthetic innovations. So, if you are looking for something different in your bridal dress, Saniya Maskatiya is one of the brands you should check out.  

How to find her? She has four flagship stores in Lahore, Islamabad, Karachi, and Dubai. Again, a quick way to know what to expect is to simply visit Saniya Maskatiya’s website. 

Nilofer Shahid  

If you love heavily embroidered traditional wedding dresses and lehengas, Nilofer Shahid is a designer you should surely check out. This designer has designed so intricately that people can’t take their eyes off them. Well, they can but surely wouldn’t want to do it anytime sooner. And they are not to be blamed for it either. According to some, Nilofer Shahid is the best fashion designer in Pakistan and she’s surely one of the most respected.  

Her franchise is based in Gulberg, Lahore. But her following and customers are from around the world. She was the first one to do block printing and hand painting on dresses in Lahore. Her brand sells clothes in Pakistan, India, Australia, the US, the UK, the EU, and Canada. If you are residing in Lahore, you should surely visit her franchise.  

Sobia Nazir 

Sobia Nazir is another popular fashion designer known for her signature designs and exclusively eastern collections. Her designs are mostly what you would expect new brides to adorn at events. Also, this designer does not include dozens of designs under different collections. There is usually a select range of designs that are elegant, and colorful, and never fail to get you compliments.  

You can shop from her franchises spread across Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, Mardan, Karachi, and Rahim Yar Khan. Also, you can buy straight from her website or other eCommerce websites. So, there’s no reason for you to not explore Sobia Nazir’s collection.  


These are some of Pakistan’s favorite female bridal wear designers. You can hit their formal wear, party wear dresses, accessories, and so much more. Or simply check out their collections straight from your phone by visiting their websites.