Bollywood fashion often influences the sartorial choices of the masses and it is the leading ladies of the film industry that give us style goals most of the time. Be it in their films or events and award shows Bollywood actresses make it a point to put their fashion foot forward. We pick our top 10 fashion icons who always dress to impress.
We cannot begin the list without having Sonam Kapoor as the first one in a best dressed list. The Neerja star brought a fresh change to Bollywood fashion with her unique sense of style, top labels and experimentation. Sonam is more popular as a fashionista than her movies and she never fails to make an impression with her outfits wherever she goes. The actress’s sister Rhea Kapoor is her stylist and the two constantly keep coming up with new ways to wow us with their sartorial choices. Sonam has worn some of the top international labels as well as clothes of new and upcoming designers. Fashion comes naturally to her and it evident in her outfits.
An actress known for her impeccable sense of style, Kangana emerged as a fashion icon a few years after her debut in Bollywood. The actress styles herself without much help from stylists and this is one of the reasons she stands out. Like her films, her fashion choices are bold and unconventional and she leaves her mark wherever she goes. Kangana shops when she is travels around the world and loves to mix and match stuff lying in her closet. The actress is not seen at filmi parties but she manages to make waves at promotional events and her airport glances.
Kareena has been a fashion diva since her debut in Bollywood. Whatever she wears becomes a style statement. While most of her film outfits have made her a rage, Kareena does have an ultra-glam personal style as well. She hates figure-hugging clothes that are uncomfortable, but loves to dress up in glamorous gowns that look gorgeous and at the same time are comfortable to survive in for long hours. She nailed her maternity look and continues to turn heads whenever she steps out in style.
Deepika Padukone has one of the best bodies in Bollywood and she flaunts it well in clothes that accentuate her figure. She even dazzled on international red carpets in Hollywood and has come a long way since her debut days. Even though Deepika was earlier a model, it was only later that she was considered a style icon. But now, she is one of the best dressed actresses and seldom makes a fashion faux pas. The actress has often repeated her outfits but that doesn’t change her fashionista status among her fans.
Taking both Bollywood and Hollywood by storm is Priyanka Chopra who has made headlines with her choice of outfits. While she was always in the best dressed list in India, her impeccable appearances in the US is what truly made her a global fashion icon. The actress made her presence felt at the Oscars, People’s Choice Awards and other red carpet events. Priyanka has a major shoe fetish and cannot stop herself from owning tonnes of them. She usually goes ultra-glam or keeps it simple but seldom goes wrong with her sartorial choices.
The young, chirpy actress is also one of the best dressed actresses in Bollywood. Alia loves to experiment with her hair and often shows off her hairstyles. But she is also one to try outfits that are out of the ordinary. Alia’s fashion style is best described as girly, comfy and fresh at the same time. She can make even the simplest of outfits look stylish and her sense of style is often aped by young college girls.