Saturday, October 22, 2011

India traditional wear : Saree

India traditional wear : Saree


Like everything else, fashion too has evolved greatly in the last 63 years of our country's colourful journey. One outfit, however, continues to hold a special place in every fashionista's wardrobe. We take a look at the many shades and styles of the evergreen saree.
India traditional wear : Saree

A designer in a saree walks the ramp, as her models, also in sarees and lehengas look on.

India traditional wear : Saree

With her curvy body and all Indian good looks, Priyanka Chopra is like a poster-girl for sarees.
India traditional wear : Saree

Actress Rekha is known to be partial to elaborate sarees with a generous touch of gold.

India traditional wear : Saree

The younger generation has also embraced the garment. Dia Mirza here looks elegant in a dull gold saree.

India traditional wear : Saree

The tall and statesque Deepika Padukone looks absolutely glorious in her pinkish-orange saree.

India traditional wear : Saree

Urvashi Sharma plays up a simple saree with a seriously blingy blouse, with a cut-out detail in the front.

India traditional wear : Saree

Vidya Balan, who was earlier criticised for her dressing sense, has taken to the saree with a vengeance.

India traditional wear : Saree

The Balan family potrait.

India traditional wear : Saree

Vidya wears a saree by her favourite designer Sabyasachi.

India traditional wear : Saree

Straight off the sets of 'Ishqiya', where Vidya plays a village belle.

India traditional wear : Saree

Aishwarya Rai in a dark and attractive version of the garment.

India traditional wear : Saree

And then in a pretty pink one.

India traditional wear : Saree

Even foriegners can't resist the charm of the saree, as is evident by this picture of the Williams sisters.

India traditional wear : Saree

Claudia Ciesla wears a grey and mauve net saree.

India traditional wear : Saree

Mrs Ben Kingsley goes for the kill in a bright red saree.

India traditional wear : Saree

Bobby Darling in a black lace saree.

India traditional wear : Saree

Along with the saree, it's accompanying blouse has also taken on many forms. Jacqueline Fernandez wears a high neck blouse with her printed saree.

India traditional wear : Saree

Kangana Ranaut adopts the popular net saree.

India traditional wear : Saree

Urvashi Sharma glows in a black net saree.

India traditional wear : Saree

Celina Jaitley matches her traditional saree to an oversized bindi.

India traditional wear : Saree

Kajol is absolutely breath taking in this elegant number.

India traditional wear : Saree

Kirron Kher in a stunning black saree with gold and silver detailing.

India traditional wear : Saree

The ever-elegant Hema Malini goes for a muted cream saree.

India traditional wear : Saree

Divya Dutta gets experimental with her saree.

India traditional wear : Saree

Designer Neeta Lulla in a shaded saree.

India traditional wear : Saree

Even super models love sarees! Jesse Randhawa is a vision in her white saree and green blouse.

India traditional wear : Saree

Raima Sen walks the ramp in a saree made by the weavers of Kolkata.

India traditional wear : Saree

Sister Riya Sen follows.

India traditional wear : Saree

A model poses on the ramp.

India traditional wear : Saree

The many forms of a saree live on and on and on.

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