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10 Times Karisma Kapoor Charmed Us With Her Saree Styles!

Karisma Kapoor has always been setting trends with her fashion since the 90s’. And with every passing year, she manages to look chicer and trendier. She is surely a classic starlet who has a fashion game that we can never really get over. Off late, Karisma Kapoor’s saree styles have been impeccable that we would turn it into a style scrapbook! From various saree styles and blouse patterns, she slays like a diva.

10 Times Karisma Kapoor Charmed Us With Her Saree StylesCheck out Karisma Kapoor’s 10 latest saree styles –

Silk Saree by Raw Mango

10 Times Karisma Kapoor Charmed Us With Her Saree StylesKarisma Kapoor wore a baby-pink Chanderi silk saree from Raw Mango for Armaan Jain’s wedding. She looked radiant as she paired it with a high-neck and elbow length blouse. To finish the look, she added jewels by Shri Paramani Jewels, kept her hair simple with a bun.

Regal Red

Slaying in a rich red saree by Sabyasachi, Karisma Kapoor looked stunning! She styled it with a sequin striped maroon blouse with a high-neck pattern. Keeping the look chic, she wore a stunning pair of jhumkas by Sabyasachi Jewellery.

Karisma Kapoor Monotone Style

Karisma dazzled in a monotone white and black saree by Abraham & Thakore. With a stylish blouse and silver jewellery from Amrapali jewels, she opted for a braided hairstyle.

Sequins and Shimmer

10 Times Karisma Kapoor Charmed Us With Her Saree StylesRemember that scintillating sequin saree by Manish Malhotra? Karisma wore the stunning black sequin saree from the collection. She wore it with a halter neck and a structured back pattern blouse and left us in awe! With a sleek bun and minimalistic makeup, she looked amazing.

Saree + Coat

Karisma brought about the trend of a jacket with belt styled with a saree looked chic and stylish! This Satya Paul saree paired with a camel hued jacket brought so much of edge to the look!

Jacket Saree Style

For Ambani’s reception, Karisma Kapoor opted for a red Raw Mango silk saree with a well-fitted ivory long-jacket. With dangler earrings, bold red lips, and a sleek ponytail, she looked chic in the saree jacket style!

Royalty and Charm

10 Times Karisma Kapoor Charmed Us With Her Saree StylesOozing her famous Zubaida vibes, Karisma looked no less than a royalty in this look. She dolled up in the Good Earth Couture saree for Akash and Shloka Ambani’s wedding. She styled her look with a stylish braided hairdo, royal choker, and an embellished clutch.

Easy-Breezy Style

This easy-breezy printed chiffon saree from Satya Paul’s collection brought out a refreshing side for Karisma. She looked stunning with a spaghetti-strap blouse and long earrings.

Flirty Pink Saree

Be it the stunning burnt rose hue of the saree or the heavily embroidered corset blouse by Varun Bahl. Karisma looked like a million bucks with a fun, flirty, and feminine vibe to go along with the look. She wore statement studs by Anmol Jewellers with the messy hairdo to round-up the look.

Sabyasachi’s Striped Saree

10 Times Karisma Kapoor Charmed Us With Her Saree StylesKarisma sizzled wearing a black striped saree paired with contrast-colored high neck blouse by Sabyasachi. She finished her look with a pair of statement polki studs and twisted braids.

Karisma Kapoor showed us how this 90s’ diva still rules the fashion world like a pro. Her saree looks and styles are simply scintillating!

Wear Kanjeevaram Saree In The Most Fun And Chic Styles!

Wear Kanjeevaram In The Most Fun And Chic StylesThe scintillating Kanjeevaram sarees never fail to charm us. Just like some friends are forever, for every saree lover, Kanjeevaram is one such friend! Celebrities like Rekha and Vidya Balan have been the poster girls Kanjeevaram sarees. It’s no longer a trend that Kanjeevaram sarees are just for the older ladies or too boring for the younger generation. People are now inclined towards handlooms to have also made their picks with Kanjeevarams. And with so many wonderful modern ways available to wear them, why shouldn’t one opt for it!

But if you are wondering how to style them differently, here are some modern ways –

Cancan Drape / Flared Half Saree

Cancan style or half saree style draping is one of the easiest methods to add chicness to your saree. Ditch the usual half saree for a flared back draping style like this one and add a twist to your look.  Take complete advantage of the manageability and fluidity of the fabric. Explore with pleats and tucks to create your very own statement or signature chic look.

Learn how to drape the Cancan Style:

Kanjivaram Lehengas

Wear Kanjeevaram In The Most Fun And Chic Styles Kanjeevaram lehenga is the new trend that is currently a rage. And it looks supremely elegant and graceful! Ditch the usual heavily embellished lehengas for an elegant kanjivaram lehenga. You can also revamp your mom’s old Kanjeevaram saree into a stylish lehenga!

Belt and Flare

Kanjivaram Sarees Kanjivaram SareesThis awesome style can be effortlessly worn by a bride or even her bridesmaids! For all those who like to highlight their waistline with a belt, why not experiment the same with saree? With silk being so manageable and easy to carry, belting it up is a great way to style it. Use stylish belts, like leather or even fabric ones. Many of us wear kamarbandhs and that’s nothing but a belt! You can also replace a kamarbandh with one of your long statement necklaces!

Ditch Regular Dupatta for a Kanjeevaram Dupatta

Kanjivaram Sarees Sonam Kapoor Ahuja ditched a regular dupatta for a kanjeevaram pallu as her dupatta. And look how stunning she looks! You can get a gorgeous Kanjeevaram dupatta to up-style a simple outfit. Wear it with an Anarkali or a kurta and make a statement this wedding season. It will add an instant glam look to your attire.

Trendy Kanjeevaram Saree Blouses

Kanjivaram SareesA stylish chic blouse can work wonders if you wear it with your Kanjeevaram saree to give it a modern twist. Try out the various blouse styles for your Kanjivaram sarees. Like the high neck, long sleeves, peplum style, jackets, corsets, or stylish back-necks. There are numerous ways to up-style that Kanjivaram saree in a modern way. This gives a twist of edginess to the look and leaves a chic impression too.

These were a few fun and chic ways to style the evergreen kanjeevaram. Style them and slay in the edgiest way possible.

7 Designer Collections On Sale Right Now!

7 Designer Collections On Sale Right NowWe all love shopping through discounts and sales! And when it comes to shopping for designer collections, we look forward to the end of season sales. With the lockdown and stores being shut for almost 2 months, many designer wear stores now have numerous discounts. Some designers have a site-wide flat discount, while others have a few collections on sale. In fact, the designer collections that are on sale are from the top-notch designers of the industry.

Here’s a list of all the designer collections that are on sale right now –

House of Masaba – Flat 50% off

Designer WearWho isn’t a fan of the quirky Masaba collection? The House of Masaba has a site-wide sale of Flat 50% off! So, you too can now own something from the House of Masaba collection. House of Masaba’s prints, bold colors, and styles are what make them a new-age fashion quotient. Shop HERE.

Tarun Tahiliani – Upto 60% off

7 Designer Collections On Sale Right NowTarun Tahiliani’s designer collection is one of the preferred range by celebrities. His collection has a sale that goes upto 60% off site-wide. And the best part is, a part of what you pay goes to an NGO named Dastkar that supports Indian craftspeople. You can shop for designer collections of lehengas, sarees, or anarkalis at a great deal. Shop HERE.

Kalki Fashion – Upto 60% off

7 Designer Collections On Sale Right NowKalki Fashion has a site-wide sale upto 60% off on all the designer collections of bridal wear. It is yet another celebrity favorite brand and they have a wide range in bridal and ethnic wear. So, don’t miss the deal if you are looking for a wedding outfit. Shop HERE.

Pernia’s Pop-Up Shop – Upto 60% off

Designer WearPernia’s Pop-up shop is a store where you will find a cumulative collection from various designers. The online store currently has a sale with upto 60% off on ethnic wear. From shararas, lehengas, sarees, and saree-gown, you can pick the best ones from various designers. Shop HERE.

Payal Singhal – Upto 70% off

7 Designer Collections On Sale Right NowPayal Singhal is famous for her off-beat style of designer collection. And if you are looking for fusion or ethnic wear, then the site is offering you a whopping discount of upto 70% off! From lehengas, fusion wear, to shararas and pre-stitched sarees you can own designer wear at a steal deal. Shop HERE.

Anita Dongre – Upto 25%

Designer WearAnita Dongre’s collection is worth drooling over! Every celebrity loves dressing up in her outfits and you can get a chance to do the same. The designer collection has limited pieces on sale at upto 25% off. Moreover, this limited range consists of basic lehengas and ethnic wear at a great price for designer wear. Shop HERE.

Vedika M – Flat 40% off 

If you are looking for affordable designer wear, then Vedika M’s collection will wop you. Their collection consists of fusion lehengas, modern saree sets, and other indo-western outfits. Use the code FLAT40 to avail the discount price at the checkout. Also, Vedika M denotes 5% of all the sale proceeds to support those in need in such trying times. Shop HERE.

So, this is your chance to fulfill your dream of owning designer wear or to invest in a designer piece.  Stalk the above-mentioned designer store websites to get these sale deals.

Aditi Rao Hydari Shows How To Dazzle Any Style Of Lehenga With Grace And Poise!

Aditi Rao Hydari shows how to dazzle any style of lehenga with grace and poiseAditi Rao Hydari has always been a pro when it comes to ethnic wear. Her sense of style and grace is unbeatable in flaunting ethnic wear. Often Aditi graces us with some stunning lehengas that are sheer regal and heritage. From dazzling in a Jayanti Reddy’s showstopper lehenga to featuring in Tarun Tahiliani’s collection – she rocks it all. There’s no denying that Aditi Rao Hydari can pull off any style of lehenga with utmost grace and poise!

Here are some of her lehenga styles that are beautiful sights to behold –

Rich Purple

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Aditi Rao Hydari wore Jayanti Reddy’s deep purple lehenga and left us awestruck. The rich purple lehenga with silver zari and zardosi work was simply a magnificent piece of art. And she wore a gorgeous piece of dangler jhumkas to finish the look.

Plush Pink Lehengas

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When it comes to pinks, Aditi Rao Hydari wore it in the pastel as well as the pop bright hue. The powder pink with white lehenga from Kalki oozes grace and charm as Aditi kept it simple with basic styling.

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The rich hot pink lehenga from Anita Dongre’s Waves of Banaras Collection is one of our favorites! The richness of the lehenga outshines everything and Aditi ensured that slayed in it.

Sindoori Reds

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Aditi looked magnificent in the red-gold brocade and thread-work lehenga by Anju Modi. Her Rajasthani look definitely is a quintessential ensemble for the heritage millennial bride. The other crimson red lehenga by Kalki collection was yet another beautiful look!

Simplistic Blue

designer Ethnic WearThis stunning lehenga by Anita Dongre was simplicity and poise at its best! This gorgeous white and blue lehenga from the ‘Love Notes’ collection was refreshing. The subtleness of the outfit is what made the entire look seem fresh and elegant.

Lehengas in Green Hues

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Lehengas in beautiful green hues are equally stunning like the red ones. Many brides these days prefer off-beat colors and various hues of greens are the favorite choice. Be it the deep green or pastel mint greens, Aditi showed us how to rock every hue with grace and poise! Don’t you agree?

Peshawari Style

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The rustic Peshawari looks that Aditi Rao Hydari created for a campaign for Soltee by Sulakshna Monga, were spectacular! Every outfit was rich and full of heritage with a subtle inclination towards Mughalai art. And in fact, to top it all, the Peshawari jewellery of Paasa, nose ring, and huge round maangtika added to the regal look.

Off-Beat Lehengas

Ethnic Wear Ethnic WearWhen it comes to off-beat and contemporary style, Aditi Rao Hydari takes it all with grace just like the ethnic wear. She rocks a heavily embroidered lehenga as gracefully as she dons a long-jacket skirt lehenga.

Aditi Rao Hydari shows how to dazzle any style of lehenga with grace and poise

If you are pastel and contemporary lover, then this lehenga by Tarun Tahiliani is a must on your hit list. Moreover, the heavily embroidered ruffle-hem lehenga has a twist of chicness. It is beautifully paired with an off-shoulder pleated dupatta-blouse fusion. We are already a fan of it, aren’t we?

So, the next time we think of gorgeous lehengas, we will think of Aditi Rao Hydari!

Chic To Ethnic: Keerthy Suresh Always Makes A Fashion Statement!

Chic To Ethnic: Keerthy Suresh Always Makes A Fashion Statement

Just like her versatile roles, Keerthy Suresh is famous for her phenomenal dressing style. From chic to ethnic, her minimalistic yet trendy style can be a huge inspiration. She experiments with her outfits and is most certainly known to slay it effortlessly. Keerthy Suresh has a style that can be easily replicated as she has a very girl next door vibe to her personality. So we put together some of her stylish outfits that are worth checking out.

Scroll away and bookmark these Keerthy Suresh looks that you want to replicate –

Fusion Wear

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When it comes to fusion wear and indo-western outfits, Keerthy dazzles each time. Be it with fun Bohemian shrugs or paneled palazzo pants, she knows exactly what oomph’s her style. With chic silhouettes and stylish patterns, Keerthy shows us how to make her outfit the star of the show. And when it comes to styling her fusion wear, she sticks with the statement jewellery trick.

Traditional Sarees

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There are many traditional sarees that Keerthy has worn, that one might have a tough time picking favorites. From Kanjeevarams to other cotton and silk sarees like Chanderi, Kalamkari, and even Banarasi. Keerthy Suresh makes it a point to go all traditional with her style. Her style can easily be replicated with traditional temple jewellery or some jhumkas. She also makes it a point to keep her hairdos traditional with her silk sarees.

Stylish Sarees

Keerthy chic styleJust like her amazing saree styles in traditional wear, Keerthy Suresh aces equally well in off-beat sarees. From sarees with belts to dhoti style draped and pant sarees, she experiments it all. Not only with the draping, but also with her blouse necklines and sleeves. From choker neck blouses to deep plunging necklines with full sleeves, Keerthy doesn’t shy away to try it all.

Versatile Ethnic Wear

Keerthy is often seen flaunting her gorgeous collections of Anarkalis, Palazzos, and Shararas. Her effortless styling will definitely tempt you to try the looks for yourself. Be it her monochrome green sharara or her all-white floor-length Anarkali, she kept it minimal on the styling front. Some danglers or jhumkas and a couple of rings, and you are set!

Lehengas And Skirts

Chic To Ethnic: Keerthy Suresh Always Makes A Fashion Statement Chic To Ethnic: Keerthy Suresh Always Makes A Fashion StatementWho can get over the numerous times Keerthy has dolled up in a stunning white lehenga? She truly slays when it comes to how to keep it simple yet glamorous. From adding a color of pop with a kalamkari dupatta to a white lehenga to keeping it basic – she knows it all! And when it comes to skirts, she often tends to make it trendy with mixing her styles.

Girl Next Door Casuals

Chic To Ethnic: Keerthy Suresh Always Makes A Fashion StatementShe might dress up like a diva but when it comes to dressing down to basics, Keerthy Suresh inclines towards casuals. Carrying that girl-next-door vibe, her easy-breezy dresses and casual style is adorable! Also, she keeps her makeup to basic with no or minimal accessories and rocks the basic look as well. Her effortless styling is what makes her truly inspiring.

So, which of Keerthy Suresh’s looks is your favorite?