Bollywood Actresses in Saree

by jomol on August 31, 2013 · 16 comments

Bollywood Actresses in Saree

In many polls conducted in magazines and newspapers, Indian men, cutting across all sections have opined that Indian women look the most desirable in saree than in any other outfit.  I am not a big fan of sarees, but I get saree as gifts a lot of times.  Its good to wear them once in a while on certain occasions, but I have to admit bollywood divas look oh-so-gorgeous in sarees.  They pull off the Kanjeevaram look with the same confidence and poise as when wearing an Elie Saab gown.  Let’s check out some of the Bollywood divas who make sarees look great!

1.  Deepika Padukone:  Standing tall at 5 feet 9 inches, she looks absolutely marvelous in sarees.  From walking the red carpet at film premieres to strutting on the carpet at Cannes, she oftens wears sarees and manages to look great every time.

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Deepika Padukone in saree

2.  Kareena Kapoor:  OMG, isn’t that an awesome red saree.  Another picture of Kareena Kapoor in a beautiful Chanderi saree.

Kareena Kapoor red saree

Kareena Kapoor in black saree

3.  Alia Bhatt:  There’s just one picture of Alia Bhatt in saree and that’s a lovely pink net saree that she wore to the Marrakech Film Festival.

Alia Bhatt in saree

4.  Sonakshi Sinha:  You can catch this diva in saree in most of her films, but this picture is when she walked the ramp for a saree brand.

Sonakshi Sinha in saree

5.  Karisma Kapoor:  She’s one bollywood diva who would look good even in a gunny sack, this outfit is by Mahek Mirpuri.

Karisma Kapoor in cream saree

6.  Priyanka Chopra:  This star never gets the fashion quotient wrong, even with the saree, she does it right.

Priyanka Chopra in saree

7.  Sonam Kapoor:  Straight off the ramp, one of my favourite look of hers, the jewellery is exquisite and royal.

Sonam Kapoor in saree

8.  Shilpa Shetty:  Like Karisma Kapoor, she looks awesome in all types of outfits.

Shilpa Shetty in saree

9.  Nargis Fakhri:  My favourite color, Nargis in an awesome blue saree at the IIFA Awards 2012.

Nargis Fakhri in saree

10.  Sushmita Sen:  Looking pretty in a print ad for a jewellery brand, red saree and temple jewellery, tradition at its best.

Sushmita Sen in saree

11.  Rani Mukherjee:  One of the few actresses who always gets it right with saree.  Seen here in a Manish Malhotra gold saree with red border.

Rani mukherjee in saree

12.  Kajol:  Kajol looking her lively self after having walked the ramp in a Manish Malhotra saree.

Kajol in saree

13.  Aishwarya Rai:  The gorgeous beauty looking her elegant best in a saree.  Another pic of hers in a bright yellow saree seems a very old one, but one of my favourite looks of the actress.

Aishwarya rai in saree

Aishwarya Rai yellow saree

14.  Lara Dutta:  She is clicked here in a Manav Gangwani net saree.

Lara Dutta in saree

15.  Vidya Balan:  Well, you would have hardly seen her in anything other than a saree.  She makes every saree look beautiful.

Vidya Balan in saree

16.  Katrina Kaif:  That’s the brightest pink I have seen, she looks nice though in this.

Katrina Kaif in pink saree

17.  Shruti Hassan:  Thumps up for this look, the hairstyle and the saree look perfect on her.

Shruti Hassan in saree

18.  Madhuri Dixit:  No words at all to describe this beauty, just *jai ho*

Madhuri Dixit in saree

19.  Kangana Ranaut:  No comments, no comments on makeup also!

Kangana Ranaut in black saree

20.  Sridevi:  Another veteran diva who has an amazing dressing sense.

Sridevi in saree

21.  Anushka Sharma:  Pretty sight, agree?

Anushka Sharma in saree

22.  Chitrangada Singh:  Walking in a black and golden border saree for designer Gaurang at the Lakme Fashion Week, at her charming best, isn’t it?

Chitrangadha Singh in saree

23.  Shraddha Kapoor:  The saree isn’t that great, what do you think?

Shraddha Kapoor in saree

24.  Ileana D’Cruz:  She is one actress to watch out for!

Ilean in saree

25.  Aditi Rao Hydari:  She appeared at the Filmfare Awards 2013 in a silver tone saree.

Aditi Rao Hydari in saree

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{ 16 comments… read them below or add one }

Jyoti August 31, 2013 at 7:00 pm

Deepika & Madhuri *clap* *jai ho* i adore these two divas <3

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Sahiba August 31, 2013 at 7:07 pm

wowww… Jomo di… you have picked up THE BEST pics… I was wowwing seeing them one after the other… *clap* *clap* *clap*

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puja August 31, 2013 at 7:09 pm

Its sushmita always….I just loved her in mai noon na omg she was stunning in those sarees… *jai ho* *jai ho* apart from her…..madhuri n sridevi are so graceful.. *clap* *clap* .priyanka might b not so pretty but she will carry everything so nicely hats off to this military brat :-)… *announce* *happy dance*

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puja August 31, 2013 at 7:10 pm

Moderation…. Help

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megha August 31, 2013 at 7:25 pm

*clap* *clap* *clap* super cool post jomo..aish and sushmita are lookin fab.. *happy dance*

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arja August 31, 2013 at 7:42 pm

Some of the saris are ready-to-wear sorts I guess – hassle free :D Lara looks fabulous (Apart from the classic beauties – Ash , sridevi ,mads ) – Deepika has the torso for a sari – amazing. Kats looks pretty too *happy dance*

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Aditi August 31, 2013 at 7:43 pm

Nargis Fakhr!

*clap* *clap*

Chitangada

*happydance* *happydance*

Sridevi

*happy dance* *happy dance*

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namita August 31, 2013 at 7:44 pm

Hi Jomo di,

Very nice article :)

Request you to post my query,which i have e-mailed almost one month back.
Its quite urgent di.

Regards,
Namita

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Divya August 31, 2013 at 7:47 pm

these posts are really superb….festive season are coming…hope i will get some idea after looking all these pics…..between my vote goes to Deeepika and Madhuri :)

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arja August 31, 2013 at 7:54 pm

Hey Kareena in the red sari looks amazing. I mean the contrast is pretty *happydance*

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apeksha August 31, 2013 at 8:15 pm

*woot* *drool* oh my…excellent compilation jomol di *jalwa* *jai ho* …i really liked kareena, sonam, madhuri, srivedi, chitrangada and aishwarya *woot* *happy dance* *happydance*

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Ekta August 31, 2013 at 10:06 pm

*happydance* v nyc post
deepika n kareena kapoor *clap* *happy dance*

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KK September 1, 2013 at 12:00 am

Kareena looks ammmmmmazing in d red safer n do foes Ash in her first pic! Sorry Jomol, I like Ash’s first photo more!

But Sridevi… I love d shared she is wearing!!! I want that sareeeeee !! *waaa*

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Geetanjali Bharali September 1, 2013 at 3:58 am

I’m have been a fan of Chanderi sarees after Bebo started wearing them with such simplicity and sophistication!

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Rati September 1, 2013 at 11:24 am

I quite liked how anushka sharma is looking . Fun post as always jomo *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance*

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saloni..!! September 1, 2013 at 11:46 am

I loved all of them actually *drool* *drool* *drool* *drool* can’t choose only *happy dance* aish’s and sridevi’s saree is soooo elegant *clap* and chitrangada looks such a beauty man *happy dance* *happy dance* hats off to her *hifive* and alia the cutest of all and rocking her saree too *hifive* *hifive*

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