Whether it’s an upcoming Diwali party, puja or a wedding function - dressing desi is the best way to go. But this year ‘desi’ isn’t synonymous with the usual Lucknow da kurta and pathani salwar (K3G reference, geddit?) anymore. So why dress up in the same old salwar kameez? Celebrities surely aren’t! Fusion wear is a hot favourite among our Bollywood divas at the moment. So read on and take festive wear inspiration from these celebs who have mastered the art of fusion wear!
The lovely Sonam Kapoor always turns heads with her sartorial choices! This fashionista nails boho chic in this stylish fusion wear ensemble by Anamika Khanna at Cannes 2017! A beautiful pair of high-waisted flared pants and a bralette, with a flowing cape is the perfect Bohemian look for a warm and sunny day at the French riviera! We love the gorgeous earrings and the headband!
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Shilpa Shetty Kundra is one fashion icon in Bollywood whose fusion wear game is totally on point! A fitness freak with a body to die for, a successful business woman and actress, Shilpa has always managed to impress us with her neat and unique sense of style. A beautiful Ragini Ahuja belted saree dress with a cute bralette is just so damn smart and sexy!
Among the contemporary Bollywood celebrities, Kriti Sanon has managed to steal our hearts with her praise worthy performances and swanky ensembles. Pleated dhoti pants paired with a crop top and a long throw by Anoli Shah looks lovely on her! And it is a perfect example of fusion wear done right!
We are absolutely in love with the super cute and talented Alia Bhatt’s Indo-western attire! Loose dhoti-harem pants and an asymmetrical top with tassels is just so stylish and cool! This look gives out a casual and relaxed vibe and is perfect for those of you who do not like to go full on desi at a mehendi or sangeet function! It is also well suited for festive occasions.
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Vaani Kapoor’s fusion wear ensemble is super stylish, comfortable and sophisticated. She looks lovely in this chic embroidered long jacket with a beautiful white floral pleated dress underneath. Make heads turn in such an ensemble at your best friend’s wedding reception!
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The beautiful Raveena Tandon totally slays it in this gorgeous black draped sari and over the top long jacket! A draped sari looks very elegant and chic and a long front open jacket adds that extra oomph to the whole outfit, transforming it into a fusion one. Take a cue from the stunning Raveena and rock this look at a wedding reception, a fancy dinner party or a soiree.
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