6 Bollywood beauties and their love for kurtas

We cannot stress enough on how versatile the humble kurta is. In the scorching summer heat, kurtas become a staple. You can play around and create so many looks, dress them up or keep it casual.

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A big shout out to pretty pastels.
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It’s not just you and I who love kurtas, but Bollywood celebrities also have their heart stuck to kurta love.

Bollywood kurtas
Aditi Rao Haydari looks gorgeous in this sublime Anita Dongre creation.
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There is a little bit of Bollywood in all of us, so why not take inspiration from Bollywood beauties and their love for kurtas.

1. Alia Bhatt

The young heartthrob of Bollywood has made a mark for herself, and her contemporary style is loved by a lot of young girls.

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Alia taking summer dressing up a notch higher

Kurtas that double up as a dress are a boon for the summer heat. Pair them with tribal silver accessories and you’d be good to go for a lunch date with your girlies.

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This Reynu Tandon white creation is pretty and so wearable!
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Altering the length of the kurta also makes a huge difference. Wear a short kurta with patiala salwar and jutties for a pure Punjabi look.

2. Sonam Kapoor

The fashionsita of Bollywood, Sonam Kapoor slays in every look. Her love for pretty kurtas and anarkalis is evident. Be it a simple white anarkali for a casual event or a heavy zardozi kurta for wedding festivities, Sonam carries them all with equal style.

Sonam Kapoor fashion
Vision in white!!
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And who says kurtas are boring. It is all about that edge and oomph. Look how sexy and suave does Sonam look in this teal kurta and printed palazzo. Tan shoes and bag are adding a new dimension to the look.

Sonam Kapoor
Love this outfit….
Extra marks for the killer attitude.
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Take cues from Sonam and pair your favorite kurtas with a variety of bottom wear to create fusion looks. Front slit kurtas like these go very well with wide bottom palazzos and even skirts.

Have a look at our detailed post on How to wear kurtas with palazzos. Look hot as hell.

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The diva giving ethnic outfit goals every time!
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3. Deepika Padukone

Mastani and her love for kurtas is indispensible. Look how stunning does she look in this off white chikankari outfit. The silver accessories add the right amount of drama.

Deepika Padukone
How beautiful is this anarkali suit! Look at the intricate work detail…
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When talking about Bollywood beauties and their love for kurtas, we cannot forget the relatable looks of Piku. Palazzos with different styles of kurtas became a rage after Deepika flaunted them with effortless style. Short or long, what’s your choice of kurtas with the classic palazzos?

Deepika Padukone Piku
Every girl could relate to Deepika’s casual style in Piku.
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Get your boho lessons right from Deepika Padukone. A layered dress kurta makes a statement outfit for a party or a day out with friends. She teaches us that simple is the new classy!

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Boho chic!
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4. Kareena Kapoor Khan

How can we not include the style queen Kareena Kapoor Khan? She has looked gorgeous in simple kurtas and suits in so many films and promotions.

Kareena Kapoor Khan
Stunnin is a synonym that should be used for Kareena Kapoor Khan.
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Her pregnancy style was on point and made headlines in the fashion circuit. A straight kurta with sharara pants and a heavy dupatta, paired with beautiful pearl and kundan chaandbaalis, what perfection.

Kareena Kapoor fashion
Black is always a good option.
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Kareena certainly gave us fashion lessons all through her pregnancy. This simple yet classy white outfit is ideal for summers when you want to be comfy yet look stylish.

Kareena Kapoor maternity fashion
The perfect blend of comfort and style!
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5. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

When the diva of Bollywood rocks a trend, you know it is for keeps. Wearing a tunic as a kurta is the newest thing. Be it raw silk or cotton, it is all about comfy dressing.

Aishwarya Rai fashion
Loving all things oliveyyy.
This structured tunic kurta by Payal Khandwala makes an edgy fashion statement.
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Monotone is one of the biggest trends of all times. Aishwarya flaunts churidars and anarkalis with such elegance that we all can take notes!

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Evergreen in red!
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She makes a simple anarkali also so classy that we cannot take our eyes off. Summer is all about pastels! Pair a floor length anarkali kurta with nude heels and chaandbaalis and you’d be sorted for a semi-formal lunch outing.

Bollywood anarkali suits
Looking nothing less than a dream in this Rohit Bal creation.
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6. Dia Mirza

Dia Mirza personifies dainty Indian beauty. She carries ethnic wear with such grace and charm that sometimes you want to raid her wardrobe.

Dia Mirza
White seems to be the new favorite in bollywood.
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Rock the wedding season in a Benarsi silk kurta with palazzo. Team it up with kundan jewelry and a potli bag for that extra jazz.

Dia Mirza fashion
Dia Mirza looks ethereal in this Benarsi Raw Mango by Sanjay Garg.
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We’ve seen her flaunting the retro sharara at many weddings. But this yellow prettiness is our favorite. For that pop of colour and happiness, yellow is the perfect pick.

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Add a splash of sunshine with yellow in your wardrobe!
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Kritika Manchanda is an author of a fiction novel – ‘December Breeze’ and a Features Writer at Let’s Expresso. In addition to being a lifestyle and travel blogger, she is an ardent reader and a crazy dog girl!
2 Comments
  1. Hi Kritika, I am very glad to get this information about the bollywood celebrities. I loved the kurtas design worn by deepika padukon and I would love to have this one to me also.

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