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Bollywood Inspired Handloom Sarees to Recreate

Bollywood Inspired Handloom Sarees to Recreate

In the series of getting inspiration from celebs' looks, today we are going to  discuss some handloom sarees worn by bollywood actresses. Handloom cotton sarees are popular among Indian women especially for elite class ladies like politicians and celebrities. But today we will discuss various other ranges of saree from chiffon to silk

The seventh of August marks National Handloom Day in our nation. This special day is dedicated to the skilled weavers and textile craftsmen of India, who spend many hours turning a ball of yarn into a stunning piece of cloth or saree. Let us take pleasure in our nation's long standing traditions of art and design even as we continue to honour its birth. The best way to do this is to wrap oneself in six yards of luxurious handloom fabric. In this article, we dress ourselves as our favourite Bollywood actresses do in their best handloom saree styles. Please have a look.

Vidhya Balan

Vidhya Balan

Vidya Balan, undisputed saree queen, is the perfect person to begin. For the marketing of her film, Vidya donned a stunning Karaikudi Chettinad handloom cotton saree that she had purchased from the weaver herself. Her striped, multicoloured handloom saree would make you appear stunning. 

Anushka Sharma 

Anushka Sharma

The producers of Anushka Sharma's Sui Dhaga collaborated with skilled stitchers from all across India to design a logo for the film that would reflect the variety of techniques and methods used in the industry. The white handloom cotton saree she donned to promote the film is really stunning. Choose a white cotton cloth and add some embroidery to make this saree. Wearing it with a simple sleeveless top can instantly elevate your look. And finish the look with a pair of heels or some comfortable slippers.

Duel Kalamkari Work

Duel Kalamkari Work

When compiling a list of women who have worn handloom sarees in Bollywood films, one particular Vidya Balan is certain to appear not once, but twice. We even compiled a special list of Vidya Balan's best handloom saree ensembles! This is a fan-favourite because of the gorgeous combination of Kalamkari, Ikat, and warm colours. You'd get a lot of value out of this, for sure.

That all time favourite yellow saree

That all time favourite yellow saree

It's common knowledge that the yellow saree is Bollywood's favourite garment. The yellow handloom saree is a need for almost every Bollywood number, whether it be performed by Sridevi in Chandni, Raveena Tandon in Mohra, or Anushka Sharma in ADHM. The sight of Madhuri draped in this yellow and white handloom saree is a feast for the eyes.

Let me know which handloom saree you like the most. 

FAQ

What are famous handloom sarees of Odisha?

There are various handloom sarees that are famous from Odisha. Sarees such as Bomkai Saree, Ikat Saree, Kotpad Saree From Koraput, Dhalapathar Saree, Khandua Saree, Saptapar Saree and Habaspuri From Kalahandi. Apart from it, other handloom sarees are also famous from Odisha. Khandua is also known as the pride of Odisha. 

Where can I get good handloom sarees in india?

There are multiple places and platforms from where you can buy handloom sarees. From local artisans to online shops, handloom saree have become a trend in recent years. Yet to ensure the authentication, you should buy it from a certified platform or it is good to keep it customised. 

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