The month-long celebration of Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli’s wedding concluded with a grand Bollywood style reception in Mumbai. The reception was held on 27th December at St Regis hotel and it saw the who’s who of Bollywood.
When Anushka decided to wear splendid red and gold Benarasi saree designed by Sabhyasachi Mukherjee, she set fashion goals for many Bollywood bigwigs who turned up in gorgeous silk sarees and dapper traditional weave Lehengas at Viruksha’s Mumbai reception.
With the biggest and best of Bollywood turning out in all their dazzling glory, here’s a look at celebrities who shone the brightest in gorgeous sarees and lehengas:
Sridevi looked stunning in a pashmina velvet saree. An incredibly unique weave designed by Manish Malhotra, she finished off the look to perfection with acentre parted bun, tiny bindi and a statement choker neckpiece.
Showed up looking suave and classy in her trademark kanjeevaram silk saree pai red with brocade blouse was Rekha with her trademark red lips and middle partitioned bun with sindoor.
Another yesteryear star opting for a sari was Madhuri Dixit Nene. Seen wearing a lovely zar dosi work sari designed by Tarun Tahiliani, she looked a 100 watt, just like her smile.
Shining in gold, Priyanka Chopra picked up a gold Benarasi weave sari from her closet. She styled this already impressive look with a chunky traditional necklace and a small bindi.
Looking every bit royal, Kangana Ranaut was seen wearing a Kanjivaram weave sari by Sabyasachi. She carried off the look by accentuating it with a choker necklace and flowers.
Kriti Sanon stole the show, and hearts too in an ivory embroidered saree designed by Manish Malhotra and styled it up with chunky ear cuffs and a slick bun with a middle parting.
While many were seen in sarees, there were a few who shone in gorgeous lahengas made from traditional weaves.
Newlywed Sagarika Ghatgedonned a burgundy, grey and gold lehenga made from what looked like a royal chanderi weave.