The beautiful variety of saree-blouse patterns and designs worn by our Bollywood actresses have always been interesting. At times it is the draping of the saree that catches attention, the design of the blouse, colours of the saree and the fabric it is made up. Other times, it is merely the occasion at which Bollywood celebrities wear it.
At Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra’s Diwali party, Sonam Kapoor was a sight to behold in a golden saree-blouse. The main highlights of the ensemble were the cleavage baring blouse and how the actress had draped her saree creating an off-shoulder look.
Katrina Kaif looked angelic as well as sexy as she walked the ramp in a beige toned saree. The main attraction the the ensemble was the sheer blouse. She complemented her look with a hand cuff and statement waist band.
Jacqueline Fernandez donned a peach lace saree for Jhalak’s grand finale. The Sri Lankan beauty looked totally gorgeous as she complemented her feminine look with gold-toned accessories and side-swept wavy hair.
India’s Hollywood export Priyanka Chopra has been making waves worldwide. Priyanka was elegance personified at the Padma Shri Award ceremony in a lemon yellow handloom saree. The actress looked enthralling in the floral saree and traditional jewellery.
Sonam never shies away from making bold fashion choices. It was quite evident at Bipasha and Karan’s wedding reception as Sonam graced the function in a khadi saree. The stunning feature of her outfit was the strapless embroidered blouse.
Katrina has the perfect body shape to carry a saree-blouse and she does that with so much grace. At Anil Kapoor’s Diwali party, Katrina dazzled in a gold and blue saree paired up with a cleavage-baring shimmery blouse.
South siren Neetu Chandra oozed sexiness in a low-waist saree-blouse at a designer collection launch. The cleavage baring backless blouse was paired up with a net black and beige embroidered saree.
Sonam is known for her inclination to Indian wear especially the saree. For Neerja’s promotion at National College in Mumbai, Sonam was dressed up in a pretty yellow saree with floral sheer blouse. The pattern of the blouse instantly went viral among her fans!
Humshakals actress Esha Gupta donned a beautiful blue saree-blouse for Shyamal and Bhumika’s wedding preview collection. The royal blue saree had intricate floral detailing and a backless blouse. The actress carried off her hot and sexy look with minimal makeup.
Bengali beauty Bipasha Basu looked ravishing LFW in a white saree. Giving her look a classic touch with a bold red lipstick, she exuded elegance and sophistication.
For Sabyasachi’s grand finale show at LFW, Deepika Padukone opted for a beige and green saree-blouse. The actress who rarely dons traditional outfits, looked ravishing in her oxblood coloured lipstick.
Known for her unconventional choices, Kangana donned a pink saree for Shobhaa De’s daughter wedding reception. She complemented her pretty checkered saree with a low-cut three quarter sleeves golden blouse.
Peppy Alia Bhatt is known for her peppy personality and is rarely seen in Indian wear. At Ambani’s pre-wedding bash, it was a delight to see Alia in a net saree with sparkly borders. Her grey-toned blouse featured cold-sleeves.
Anushka Sharma was dressed up in a pretty pink saree to celebrate the success of Ae Dil Hai Mushkil at PVR Juhu. The actress looked beautiful in minimal jewellery and a subtle pink pout.
Priyanka dazzled at the launch of Malhari in a black saree-blouse. The saree featured shimmery floral detailing with high neck shimmery blouse. The Victorian style blouse details made for a refreshing change on her.
No list of Bollywood actresses in sari can be complete without a mention of the industry’s golden girl Madhuri. While shooting for SYTYCD, Madhuri was spotted in a studded peach and pink saree. The actress looked gorgeous in the stunning ensemble paired with golden accessories.
Style diva Shilpa Shetty left everyone spellbound on the sets of Super Dancer in her saree. The coral and powder blue saree-blouse with its metallic border looked mesmerising on the actress.
Did you know that a traditional Sri Lankan saree is called an Osari? At Sri Lankan tourism promotional meet, Jacqueline donned one she herself is Sri Lankan.
Being a fashionista, Sonam never stops from experimenting. Mixing modern with retro, Sonam wore a stunning beige saree-blouse for Anamika Khanna’s fashion show at ICW 2016. The actress’ modern drape combined with cleavage baring flutter sleeves blouse made for an elegant ensemble.
Madhuri Dixit never fails to amaze everyone with her sartorial choices. At the wedding reception of stylist Shaina Nath, Madhuri dazzled in a red saree-blouse with golden motifs. The Devdas actress left everyone mesmerised in her traditional avatar.
At the preview of JJ Valaya’s SS-2016 collection, Shriya Saran channelled her inner diva in a red saree.The actress’ metallic grey blouse had a low-cut neck baring a hint of cleavage.
Former Miss World Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is known for her impeccable dressing sense. Aishwarya was spotted in a pink and orange Banarasi saree at Mumbai airport. The highlight of her whole ensemble was the low-cut back. This type of saree can be perfect for a sangeet or festive occasion.
At the Jio MAMI Film Festival, Jacqueline stunned everyone by turning up in a black saree-blouse. Her fusion saree featured a cape as well as a low-neck sleeveless blouse with floral motifs. She summed up her look with a braided ponytail.
The timeless diva of Bollywood, Rekha made a splendid appearance at Dubai Film Festival. The actress who was awarded with Lifetime Achievement Award wore a traditional Kanjeevaram gold-toned saree-blouse.
All sarees don’t have to be heavy and showy and Tamannaah’s pick of a monochrome saree-blouse for a promotional event of Devi proved that. The actress looked nothing short of a diva in black plain saree with satin borders and embroidered monochrome blouse.