A big, fat affair – this is how a wedding is described in India. And it notches up to an entirely different level of grandeur when the wedding is of a Bollywood diva.
Bollywood actresses are renowned for their arresting and appealing fashion statements and indeed they have looked gorgeous as ever in their wedding avatars!
Here’s a sneak peak of our bollywood actresses who wore bridal wears which are worth dying for!
- Bipasha Basu
This Bong beauty tied the knot with Karan Singh Grover, after they fell head over heels during the shoot of ‘Alone’. The leggy lass wore a red lehenga with heavy golden embellishment; she carried an adorning look due to the delicate neckpiece along with a Nath and a maang patti. The twinkle in her eyes and the smile on her face made her persona more loveable!
- Urmila Matondkar
Her wedding was a private affair at her residence in Bandra. However, the Rangeela actress did not shy away from the cameras! She wore a drool-worthy red and pink lehenga designed by her go-to fashion designer Manish Malhotra, matched with an elbow length blouse. She accessorized herself simply – wearing a Maang tikka along with heavy jhumkas and neckwear and of course the quintessential green bangles, adding a dash of Maharashtrain style to the look.
The South star married Micromax co-founder Rahul Sharma in a double wedding ceremony in Delhi. Asin was dressed up by celeb stylist Sabyasacchi, wearing an exquisite white lehenga and kept her jewelry simple, with a kundan neckpiece, a Maang tikka and a red bindi.
- Geeta Basra
Geeta married cricketer Harbhajan Singh in 2015, she too wore a traditional red lehenga with the dupatta draped up neatly on her head. Her jewelry comprised of Chura, with neck and earpiece matching with the art work on her lehenga. Her hair was tied up in a bun.
- Genelia D’souza
The beauty who has worked in bollywood as well as South tollywood had two different attires for her wedding. The first one was a traditional red outfit with a kundan gold border, designed by Neeta Lulla. The look was teamed up with the traditional Maharashtrian Mundavalya on her forehead and a Nath. For her Catholic wedding, she wore a white gown designed by designer duo Shantanu and Nikhil.
- Kareena Kapoor
The mommy-to-be diva had a variety of ensembles on her wedding day. She started the day with a green churidar, with a contrasting red dupatta. Before getting dressed in a burgundy lehenga with a maroon dupatta for the reception, she wore her mother-in-law, Sharmila Tagore’s Ghagra. Both the looks were complimented with lavish jewelry.
- Aishwarya Rai
The lovely lady who represented India at Cannes for over 14 years now was dressed by Neeta Lulla for her big day. The former Miss World looked stunning in the golden Kanjeevaram saree, decked up with gold and crystals by Swarovski. She wore a maang tikka and her braided hair was covered with gajras.
- Shilpa Shetty
This femme fatale was draped in a traditional Mangalorean outfit, which was very similar to that of Aishwarya Rai. Her red lehenga was studded with Swarovski crystals, designed by Tarun Tahiliani. Her accessories consisted of heavy temple jewelry with a million-dollar smile enhancing her charm.
- Esha Deol
The ‘Dhoom’ actress married businessman Bharat Takhtani in 2012. Esha wore a red and golden lehenga with heavy embroidery on it, which looked extremely pretty on her. The lehenga, designed by Neeta Lulla, was a combination of three Kanjeevaram silk sarees, especially ordered from South India for the wedding day. Heavy gold and diamond jewelry along with ‘Chura’ and a happy smile completed her bridal look.
- Malaika Arora
The youthful actress was the definition of grace and elegance on her wedding day with the Dabbang director and actor Arbaaz Khan. She was dressed up in a white, off-shoulder gown designed by Wendell Rodricks. She opted for pearl jewels to complete her look. Malaika seemed to be a picture-perfect bride, straight out of a Disney movie!