Bollywood alongside entertainment is all about fashion! While trends are ever-changing, some ensemble . Every day we see a celebrity getting papped for slaying a new style. However, there are some styles that are timeless. These styles, even today leave us in awe. The best part is everyone right from our grandmother to our youngest cousin identify with these styles. Let’s have a look at some evergreen Bollywood fashion styles and where you can shop them!
1. Slay it in Chiffon
Bollywood and Chiffon sarees have been a dreamy combination for fans, across generations. From Sridevi in Mr India, Raveena Tandon in Tip Tip Barsa Pani, to Kareena Kapoor in Zoobi Doobi, time and again, the regal chiffon saree has become a timeless outfit and continues to be revamped in different ways! Bright colors, ease of the drape and fall add to the charm of chiffon sarees. Jaypore gives all women a perfect opportunity to have their tip-tip barsa moment through its signature collection of chiffon sarees. Shop this look at Jaypore today!
2. Don the Sporty College look
Bollywood took fashion on another level after Dil Toh Pagal Hai and Kuch Kuch Hota Hai made active wear trendy. Biker shorts, singlets, sneakers, tracks, polo t-shirts made their way into mainstream fashion. Since then, athleisure wear found a prominent place in urban setup. Shantnu & Nikhil’s newly launched collection; “ShantanuNikhil Cricket Club (SNCC)” dives into athleisure fashion. SNCC represents a vision of modern everyday dressing with a tint of youthful swag!
3. Share your ‘Dil Ka Fasana’
Anarkali was first popularized by Madhubala in the 60’s. She wore the iconic red and blue Anarkali in the song Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya which swiftly became a favorite for all. Even now Anarkali is an evergreen trend that makes its appearance in movies such as Kalank, with Madhuri Dixit donning the stunning orange Anarkali. Designer Tarun Tahiliani has quite the collection of Anarkali’s under his brand. From vibrant to more tone down hues to creative styles, the range of Anarkali’s will make you feel like getting one of each style!
4. Connect the dots
The polka dots style was popularized by Dimple Kapdia in the film Bobby. Since then, the retro style is a must in every closet. From dresses to tops, the 90’s polka dot style has been super popular and is here to stay. Forever21 is your go to brands to shop for the polka dot clothing in trendy new styles.
5. Corsets and Confidence
Corsets have always been a Bollywood favourite. It accentuates the curves and helps to achieve an hourglass figure and which is quite in! B-town actresses like Juhi Chawla and Aishwarya Rai have all been seen sporting a corset in their films. Shop for corsets at Forever 21 and sport a bold look for your outfit of the day!
6. Get a Flare of Chic
Flare pants or bell bottoms, have been popular for a long time now, becoming a rage in India in the 1970’s. From Zeenat Aman in ‘Hare Rama Hare Krishna’ to Aishwarya Rai in Action Replay, flare pants have always made an appearance on the silver screen. Amidst the ever-changing trend cycle, flare pants have stood the test of time. They’re stylish, adding spice to a boring outfit. From pairing it with shirts to crop tops, sneakers to stilettos- they are as versatile as it gets.
7. Printed shirts for the win!
Printed shirts are a must have in your wardrobe! Amir Khan in Dil Chahta Hai or more recently Siddharth Chaturvedi in Gehraiyaan were seen sporting printed shirts, increasing the popularity of it significantly. Beside movies, several Bollywood actors have flaunted printed shirts as part of their personal style – from Kartik Aryan to Shahid Kapoor. Printed shirts are easy to style, adding a touch of colour with their prints. You can style it with shorts for a lazy day at the beach or with jeans for lunch and cocktails; they are timeless in the truest sense.
8. Take the Retro Route with Bell Sleeves
We cannot talk of classic trends and not mention bell sleeves! Bell sleeves were quite the rage in the 1970s. They were a go-to style for top actresses such as Neetu Singh or Zeenat Aman: both remembered for being trend setters. This retro trend has made a comeback, and is quite versatile and elegant, all at once. Bell sleeves are timeless and can elevate any outfit. Style it with a pair of well fitted flare pants for the iconic 70s Bollywood look!
Cinema in India has been a mirror of fashion, setting trends for decades to come. Shop these iconic Bollywood trends from top most brands and enjoy your Star moment!