Sari’s today are more than just the six yards of fabric, used to drape womenfolk. They add to the oomph and glamor quotient of women. It is not just about draping, it is more about what you are draping! The colors, fabrics, and embroidery everything is under scrutiny and it’s got to be near perfect if not perfect and with a wow element to it. The reinventing designers have given sari a complete makeover.
Remember the Sonam Kapoor sari look at Cannes? She looked no less a diva! Saris always have had the sensuous element in them from the “pyar hua iqrar hua” days of Nargis to today’s Deepika Padukone they have been there and will remain so. Sabyasachi Mukherji, Manish Malhotra and Tarun Tahiliani are some of the most sought after designers today. From sensuous Chiffons, rich Chanderi silk to luxurious embroidered nets and laces. There are multiple choices to choose from
We bring you five of the most sought after designers whose saris can make a difference to your wardrobe.
Is the man who is responsible for draping all the Bollywood divas who had forgotten to wear a sari. His loyal everyday clients are Vidya Balan, Rani Mukherjee, Priyanka Chopra and Aishwarya Rai Bacchan. His designs rule the market each season, from high neck blouses along with full sleeves to lovely traditional lehengas, this man surely knows his moves well.
One can order his original dresses and sarees online through the official retailer at www.piakaghar.com
He is the best Buddy of Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan, a designer who has dressed real Princesses of Arabia. His work is more contemporary and stylish with bright elegant colors. His client list includes Madhuri Dixit, Karishma Kapoor and others. Shop online at www.manishmalhotra.in
She is the most sought after designer winning multiple prestigious awards. Dressing the many brides and their mothers. From Aishwarya Rai Bacchan, Sushmita Sen, Katrina Kaif the list is long.
Her style of work is more rich and royal and movie like. One can order her dresses www.neetalulla.com
The man responsible for Sonam Kapoor’s 2014 Cannes look. He weaves modern day elements with age old hues of shimmering gold and pastels. His saris are light and easy to carry off without a hassle and consists of deep hues of orange to light sea green.One can order the sarees at www.taruntahiliani.com and www.piakaghar.com
Abbu Jani and Sandeep Khosla
The designer duo are a favorite for the entire Bacchan family. The style is traditional and elegant with rich ari work and hand embroidery which makes every piece unique and different and dreamlike. One can order online at www.abusandeep.com