Are you counting down the days to your farewell? Well, if I were you, I would. Don’t wait for the farewell pictures to hit Facebook before you finally start planning your farewell outfit. Take inspiration from these Bollywood characters and add a stylish and filmy touch to your farewell look. Here are 10 famous sarees from Bollywood that you can wear to your farewell without looking OTT.
Deepika Padukone as Naina Talwar showed us how to do dark shades together in a saree. A tie-up backless blouse with studded embellishments and a plain saree with contrasting border, this blue saree is our farewell favourite.
Buy the iconic Deepika Padukone Badtameez Dil Blue Saree (Rs 1,075) at Craftsvilla.
Whos’ the hottest girl in the world? If you didn’t dance on Desi Girl at your farewell party, did you even party? A slick bralette style on the blouse and a shimmery nude colour, this saree is one of the sexiest sarees in Bollywood till date. Be the desi girl that you are!
Here’s a Beige Party Wear Saree (Rs 1,245) you can buy at Amazon. Go with smokey eyes and nude lips to complete the look.
This love song needs no introduction, and same goes for the saree Shraddha Kapoor wore in it. A golden sleeveless blouse on a marine blue chiffon saree with heavy border adds the right amount of glam. The golden detailing on it is earthy yet ethereal.
Get the exact same saree for Rs 1,864 here. Don’t forget to accessorize with statement jhumkas.
Whether it’s Raveena Tandon from tip tip barsa paani or Anushka Sharma spoofing Chandni in Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, the bright yellow saree will make you look like a Yash Raj heroine and isn’t that the point of it all?! Wear it with a quirky blouse design.
This Plain Georgette Saree (Rs 549) is perfect for you if you don’t like to go OTT. A pink lipper will bring out your glow from within.
A plain saree goes a long way. There are so many ways you can drape it in, so many blouse patterns that can be explored. For every occasion, you can carry it in a different style as if wearing a new one. Get this for your farewell already.
To get a similar look, wear this Pink Georgette Saree (Rs 358) with a strappy golden blouse.
While we’re on the subject of elegant plain sarees, here’s another one from 3 Idiots that Kareena wore in the song, Zoobi Doobi. The best part of such sarees is - they’re light in weight and high on glam. You’ll never have a dull moment.
Buy this Self Design Pure Georgette Saree (Rs 830) at Flipkart. Go heavy on the blouse!
If you’re looking for some blouse design inspiration, we found one in a pretty net-embroidery on Kriti in her debut movie Heropanti. Buy some fabric and get your master ji to stitch it already Choose a colour of your choice and carry the sheer trend Bollywood style.
Whenever I think about Main Hoon Na, through no fault of my own, I automatically hear (not violins) the tabla that plays whenever Sushmita walks the college corridor. And let’s face it, red is the most popular farewell colour since forever.
Look like a dream with this Party Wear Georgette Saree (Rs 879.) It comes with an unstitched blouse and it’s golden too.
How could we forget black! A touch of Chennai on the border and a Punjabi twist with floral motifs, Alia Bhatt’s saree in the movie is perfect for those who don’t mind a little bling. A micro-dot bindi, no make-up look, and a winged liner are all you need.
Sonakshi in Dabangg 2 showed us that three-fourth sleeves are back in fashion. Opt for a printed blouse with a low-cut back, a contrasting plain saree and lots of bangles to accessorise with. Notice the fishtail pony and rose in her hair!