Bollywood inspires us and the fashion we carry in many ways. We adapt eye-catching styles that our favourite actors or actresses go with – whether it’s their haircut, clothing or dressing styles. Some of the most iconic ethnic trends in fashion took root in Bollywood and that’s why B-Town celebs are our favourites to look up to for inspiration.
Whether you have a wedding to go to or a dinner party where you want to look your best, flaunt a style that suits you by taking ethnic inspiration from Bollywood and your favourite stars.
The saree is the one Indian garment that can never go out of style. There are plenty of ways to drape and accessorise it to make it look remarkable every time. Invest in a classic saree like this and wear it with different blouses to give a twist to your look.
Style Tip 1 – Throw in a heavy mirror-work blouse for weddings or a solid cut-sleeved one to pull off a formal look.
Style Tip 2 – If you wish to give your saree-look a younger vibe, take inspiration from Shraddha Kapoor and experiment with modern prints and unique draping styles.
Shine in Emerald
Although it was hard to look away from Deepika Padukone in the recent hit Bajirao Mastani, we couldn’t manage to keep our eyes off Ranveer Singh in this shervani either. Going for rich and jewel toned hues like this will fetch you a lot of compliments as you are bound to look nothing less than royalty
If you are afraid of the bold and bright colours then take inspiration from this tranquil full-length Anarkali dress with floral prints on it. Pair it up with the right accessories such as Chaand-Bali earrings and a sleek hairdo to look drop dead gorgeous!
This splendid outfit choice of Neil Nitin Mukesh indicates that sometimes less is definitely more. If you do not like to experiment with your ethnic fashion choices, then opting for a minimalistic and classic Bandh-Gala sherwani will be a good bet as it can never go out of trend.
Queen of Fashion
Adding a heavily embroidered jacket to a basic crop top and skirt will make you look like a million bucks. The reigning queen of fashion styled her structured jacket with a Kundan necklace and a sleek ponytail to balance her extravagant jacket.
Style Tip- To keep the balance right, match a colourful crop top and skirt/dhoti with a monochromatic jacket and vice versa. Following this little tip to make sure that you don’t look over the top.
Ethnic ensembles look great only when they are accessorized and styled in the right manner. Invest in some fundamental picks like statement earrings, necklaces and jootis because they compliment almost every look. And take some inspiration from these fashion-forward celebs to make heads turn everywhere you go. Let us know which star inspires you the most.