Sunday 20, Sep 2020, Delhi (India)
From A-list parties to celebrity events, I Knock Fashion tracks the best celebrity looks to be inspired by and updates you with the current fashion trends, whether it be the B-Town celebrities or fashion designers and stylists, fashion and beauty exhibited by the celebrities can be taken and experimented with for special events.
There is no alteration in the fact that Bollywood is the real yardstick when it comes to fashion and making current fashion trends, 2019 has been an amazing year of craft and design adventures for B-town. A roller coaster moving only in the upward direction, last year we witnessed some attention-worthy fashion moments that we would love to carry with us in the year 2020. Without further adieu, let's dive into the 2019's most glamorous fashion looks, this recap will make you realize that celebrity fashion for the year 2019 was all about intricate couture, gorgeous necklines, majestic gowns, shimmer, statement sleeves, and sequins. Last year the B-town celebrity invariably set the current fashion trends, wanting you to have those elegant pieces in your wardrobes.
Scroll down for a roundup of the most glamorous looks that Bollywood embraced and set as current fashion trends in 2019, and get set to carry some of them in 2020.
The actress, model and Miss World 1994, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is someone that all Bollywood celebrities and fashion industry look up to, she’s the epitome of elegance and grace. The 2019 novelties of iconic Dolce Vita Collection at a spectacular event at the Villa Aurelia- an Italian mansion near Rome. It was also the celebration of the brand’s relationship with its ambassador- Aishwarya. The Bollywood actress to celebrate her 20-year relationship with Longines along with the launch of their new timepiece, looked no less than Cinderella. She was seen adorning an elegant light pink lace gown with beadings and 3D organza floral Nedo By NedretTaciroglu gown from Spring 2020 collection. Her look was both beautiful and apt for the Dolce Vita event. The actress was seen in her statement waves complimenting her ensemble and for the first time instead of her patent natural makeup, she went a little loud with a highlighter, both for her cheeks and eyes. she carried herself with grace in a purple lip liner along with a peacock blue eyeshadow and minimal accessories.
For her second appearance at the red carpet for Vogue Women Of The Year Awards, the youth icon Janhvi Kapoor opted for a fiery red dress. The youth Bollywood celebrity, Janhvi never fails from experimenting with red carpet ensembles. Designed by the Lebanese fashion designer Basil Soda, the Dhadak actress looked anything but 'basically apt'. The plunging neckline of the outfit came with statement-making knotted details, which gave the risqué vibe look. The outfit was nipped in at the waist with a belt made from the same fabric, it featured an asymmetrical hemline along with a long drape flowing from one shoulder, the outfit was gorgeously styled by Mohit Rai.
Keeping in mind the natural grace of the gown Janhvi Kapoor kept the red look simple by opting for minimal jewelry- which included multiple rings by Kohinoor Jewellers, and nothing else. The hairstylist Nikita Menon for coordinating with her looks, gave her a high ponytail. For the makeup, she chose red lips that perfectly matched her gown. Sophia Webster in the footwear department won a lot of attention with those rose gold heels. These look can be carried on to 2020 cocktail party looks!
The one trend that ruled the 2019 celebrity fashion looks was the element of puffy sleeves. The playful and bold style of sleeves was the eye candy at every event, party, and celebration. It has won the favor of several B-town celebrities, for an event in Mumbai, Anushka Sharma was spotted dressed up in a cream-colored satin gown that had mutton leg sleeves. The outfit showcased a thigh-high slit cut that showed off her legs and the pair of metallic gold stilettos to complement her outfit. The outfit had a bow and a deep cut at the back which added to the risque factor of the dress.
The phenomenal actress successfully set some current fashion trends and chose to keep her accessories minimal with a pair of hoop earrings and a statement ring on her finger. For the makeup, she went bold yet subtle, which aptly flattered her overall look. The highlighter was on point with blushed cheeks that made her look radiant. The Sultan actress completed her make-up with mascara, metallic eye-shadow, and nude lips, and her hair was styled carefully in a sleek manner.
The first-day collection of Lakmé Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2019 pioneered fresh trends that managed to rule our hearts. Bollywood celebrity and youth fitness icon Disha Patani slew her looks in Lakme Fashion week. She was seen wearing a black sparkling thigh-high slit outfit by the fashion designer Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna. The Malang actress killed the ramp by the amazing black tailored fit full sleeve gown. She looked phenomenal in the overlap beaded gown in galactic hues of midnight skies, from the duo designers "Interstellar" collection. For her hair and makeup, Daniel Bauer went with smokey eyes and straight hair which completed the whole look.
In 2019 Bollywood celebrities dazzled the red carpet event of Filmfare in the Middle East held to celebrate its first anniversary there. It was a starry night as numerous fashionable and talented names descended on the red carpet in Muscat. Bollywood’s leading actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja was spotted adorning an elegant, pristine white gown by Ezra Couture.
She paired the glamorous outfit with earrings by Abu Jani-Sandeep Khosla. The actress’s makeup and hairdo were kept minimal by artist Ari Nayar with the hair pulled back into a ponytail to balance the look of the outfit. The most fashionable actress of B-town was styled by her sister Rhea Kapoor for the event.
Adorning the famous Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla outfit, Ananya Pandey slayed the ramp in an off white skirt embroidered in gold and jewel tones with a mirror bralette and exaggeratedly layered sleeves.. Walking for the designer duo during the launch of their bridal collection for the label 'Asal' the Bollywood celebrity became the talk of the town along with promoting her movie with her co-stars Kartik Aryan and Bhumi Pednekar. Her wavy and curly hairdo by Stacy added oomph to her overall look with minimal makeup, nude lips and golden eyes she set beauty trends. She kept the accessories to a minimum and carried the jewelry by Motisons Group of Moti lal Jewellers with panache. A famous Bollywood celebrity, Ananya Pandey was an often viewed celebrity to take fashion inspirations from in 2019.
The actress continues to be one of the most influential B-town celebrities, ever since her film debut. In 2019, the actress attended social media's biggest fest where she stole the show in a shimmering piece!
The actress went to the social nation fest and looked dazzling in a high slit shimmer gown. She looked stunning in the outfit and opted for a diamond earring with a perfect pair of heels along with nude makeup just to complete her wow look- flawless!
The phenomenal Bollywood actress always makes heads turn with her impeccable fashion sense. In 2019 the actress was spotted dazzling the Cannes Film Festival as a part of Grey Goose Team. After her first look in traditional, by fashion designer Falguni and Shane Peacock Kanjeevaram saree, the actress completely went 360 and took for a sexy black pantsuit by Nedo&Nedret Taciroglu Couture, for her second look.
The edgy black pantsuit paired with a white waistcoat and an extremely plunging neckline looked smoking hot on the actress, the intricate silver work on the jacket added more drama to it. For her makeup, she kept it edgy and fierce by donning smoky eyes that complimented her outfit. Nude lips, no accessories, and the slick hairstyle added more to the charm and completed her ferocious avatar for the after-party.
The actress channeled her inner diva as she went for the promotion of her movie Sahoo. The Chhichhore actress for the day out chose a sequined dress by Thym. Perfect for the day, the pastel pink dress created a gorgeous statement. The feminine outfit featured a deep plunging neckline along with a broad panel around that cinched her waist. The gorgeous outfit dress cropped right above her ankles that gave the fashion police a peek at her matching strappy heels. The dress was enough to do all the talking, so she ditched her accessories for the day. The makeup was gorgeously done by Shraddha Naik, the flawless base with hints of contouring enhanced her stunning features. Her Neutral toned lips further completed the look, Her hair was let free in soft voluminous waves done by Nikita Menon. She beautifully balanced the sequined dress with neutral elements.
There were several best-dressed celebrity looks in 2019, whether it was the red carpet, movie promotions, events, celebrations, or B-town parties. Many Bollywood celebrities had their wardrobe game on point, which positively enhanced the fashion world and gave us fashion goals and styling ideas to create various fashion looks. There was diversity in the celebrity looks of 2019 with all kinds of outfit types and craft expressions front and center at the most exclusive, high-profile events. In terms of fashion, 2019 has truly been a groundbreaking year! The B-Town celebrities aced their looks with minimal or nude makeup setting beauty trends, that were followed religiously by the fashion enthusiasts and celebrity fans.
Above mentioned are some of the most memorable ensembles of 2019 that made it difficult to call anyone's single outfit as the best. But some of the looks were so breathe taking that they can be easily carried out in the year 2020. Carrying them into the current fashion trends may even give you an edge on to mix and match the latest trends. Which one is your favorite look from the above stated Bollywood celebrities? Which is the one you would like to experiment with in the year 2020?
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