Top Bridal styling lessons from Bollywood
Bollywood has been our stylopedia for generations. B-Town beauties and their flawless fashion avatar have kept us hooked for years. Especially, when it comes to special occasions, one looks up to the Bollywood divas for styling tips. In the wedding season, every eye is on soon to be hitched Bollywood damsels. And why not! They are the ones who set the style trend for the brides-to-be. So here’s the B-town look book to pick up some dazzling fashion hacks for your wedding.
Vidya Balan kept it a glittery affair with gold
Crimson brides love to indulge in their passion for gold jewelry. And we know, it’s something they can’t help! After all, the grand wedding procession is bland without the yellow metal. Vidya Balan truly represented the love of Indian brides for intricate gold jewelry. Decked in gold jewelry, she kept it vibrant yet understated. While Ms. Balan wore multiple strands of gold jewelry, she kept her matching earrings relatively subtle.
If your preference also lies with gold jewelry for your wedding day, go for designs with a modern twist. You don’t need to ditch traditional styles to embrace the contemporary ones, but the blend of both will work wonders. Online jewelry shopping platforms like CaratLane.com have several modern designs of gold jewelry in its stock to allure young brides.
Esha Deol outshined with a diamond necklace
Well, the love for gold jewelry doesn’t mean it has to be strictly the yellow glitter. Esha Doel preferred to don a crimson avatar for her wedding day, but couldn’t give away her love for sparkling diamonds. The beautiful diamond necklace adorned her sleek neck silhouette to shine amid the parade of gold adornments. Those who love the glitter of gold and also admire the sparkle of diamonds can take a cue from her D-day look.
Genelia kept it traditional with a nath
Genelia D'souza’s wedding affair with Ritesh Deshmukh was much closer to what every girl dreams of. With hand in hand and eyes admiring each other, Ritesh and Genelia won millions of hearts. But, along with their love saga, there were many other highlights from the wedding that are still talked about. How can anyone forget the traditional nath she wore for her wedding? It not just added a traditional touch to her Marathi bahu avatar, but also inspired other would-be-brides to include nath in their bridal jewelry collection.
Gemstone jewelry marked Shilpa Shetty’s bridal avatar
Shilpa Shetty’s wedding with Raj Kundra was a pleasant surprise for her fans. Her choice of bridal jewelry gave a cue to upcoming brides to think beyond all gold or all diamond. Gemstone jewelry not just added the bling to her intricately embellished attire, but also made her glow on her dream day.
Soha Ali Khan’s mang tika is forever
Wearing heirloom jewelry, Soha Ali Khan presented a beautiful picture of the modern-day bride who is rooted in culture. The glitter of yellow gold was further accentuated by gemstones and uncut diamonds, making Soha every inch a royal bride. Out of several bridal jewelry pieces of magnificence, the one that stood out was her gold mang tika. The traditional look of this mang tika did justice to her Nawabi princess look, and instantly started making an appearance in the wedding trousseau of the Indian brides.
While taking a cue from B-Town celebrities, don’t forget to match your bridal jewelry with your traditional attire for the day. Else, you will end up making heads turn for all the wrong reasons.
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