A six-yard garment, the saree can accentuate and bring out elegant feminity in a woman. Known to be worn by Indians for centuries, the draping style of the saree varies from place to place. Each corner of the country adds its own traditional touch to the art of saree draping.
Bollywood has long influenced fashion and style of people not only in India but around the world. The stars are looked up for fashion advice on the red carpet as well as the movies. Here are 4 ways to drape a saree that will have you looking like a Bollywood diva in no time:
1. The ‘Badtameez Dil” Saree
Deepika Padukone took the breath away from more than just the male viewers when she wore the famed blue saree in Badtameez Dil from Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani. Girls around the country have tried to drape their sarees like hers ever since.
2. The Mumtaz Saree
Let’s take a trip down memory lane with the saree draping style of mumtaz. Popular in her time, this look was also recreated by Priyanka Chopra in a period drama Teri Meri Kahani”.
3. Sonam Kapoor’s Dhoti Saree
Fashion icon Sonam Kapoor has always found ways to reinvent fashion and her style. Every look is different and unique. Her acclaimed dhoti saree look took the fashion world by storm.
4. The ‘Desi Girl’ Look
Priyanka Chopra enamored us again with her “desi girl” look. The song, as well as the saree style, became a rage in India and continues to be so. This look is ideal for parties and cocktail events.