Bollywood has always been the Mecca for style mongers. Latest trends of fashion right from hairstyle to shoes have all
made their name roshan because of our Bollywood style divas and trend baadshahs.
1. Wrap around 60s Saree
One can never underestimate the power of this seductive yet subtle saree! Made ragingly popular by the stunning Mumtaz it’s still the first
choice of attire for Bollywood and 60s theme parties.
2. Oversized sunglasses
The queen of style and panache Zeenat Aman made these ultra-stylish oversized specs popular among masses after her epic ‘Dum Maaro Dum‘
song in Hare Rama Hare Krishna. A varied version of these sexy glasses are still in trend among the women.
3. Bell bottoms
Another sexy style from the yesteryears; they were very flattering on the Indian body type and instantly became popular with almost all from
Vinod Khanna and Shashi Kapoor to Sharmila Tagore and Hema Malini rocking them on and off screens.
4. Long straight open hair
Thanks to Neetu Singh and later Neelam, this gorgeous open tresses style became a fad among young girls.
5. White pants and pointy shoes
Yeah, these were popular too and jaani all the credit goes to Rajkumar and the jumping jack Jeetendra.
6. Headbands and bouffant
Pretty lasses looked even prettier with this amazing large bird’s nest fashion, courtesy Sharmila Tagore, Asha Parekh and Mumtaz to name a few.
7. Winged eyeliner
Oohhh…! Perhaps the best thing that ever happened to girls, this timeless style was seen religiously made a craze among the damsels by all
the heroines of the 60s and 70s era.
8. Cropped jackets
Teamed with those longer than river Nile legs, this looked a killer on Amitabh Bacchan. Guys would have but naturally followed!
9. Mini skirts
Both cute and sexy, miniskirts got skyrocketed in popularity after Dimple Kapadia’s Bobby.
10. Side burns
Thanks again to the angry young man this rugged and I don’t give a damn style spread like an epidemic among the boys.
11. Sadhna cut
Bangs never looked cuter than on her. Evident from the name itself, this was a trend started by Sadhna that really went viral among the girls.
12. Shiffon sarees
If it hadn’t been for Sridevi in Mr. India, we would have never known plain shiffon sarees could also look this hot!
Everybody from that era went crazy for those permed up hair curls made popular by our very own dhak dhak girl, Madhuri Dixit.
14. Cute sundress
Starting the trend from Ghulam to Kuch Kuch Hota Hai and many more, Rani Mukherji made this trend popular.
15. Knuckle rings
Scary and cool, these knuckle rings picked up speed after Aamir was seen knocking the lights off Ronnie in Ghulam.
Who can forget the colourful headbands we all matched with our dresses when we were in schools; after watching Kajol in Kuch Kuch Hota
17. Tere Naam hairstyle
Although there have been many other ugghhh styles that people anyway went crazy following, I could ignore them all; but how can I possibly
this?!! Thanks a lot Salman for this ghastly style to burn our eyeballs!!
18. Desi girl saree
Not long back, this sexy avatar of saree became popular after the ‘Desi Girl‘ Priyanka Chopra was seen doing thumkas in
19. Ghajini Cut
It would be a sin not to mention this so hassle free, simply ingenious hairâ€¦or well, head style brought to the stage by Mr. Perfectionist,
20. Deepika’s earrings
Never thought something as small as this could get so much attention but those pretty, traditional and uniquely designed earrings worn by
Deepika Padukone in Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram Leela, made it possible.
Nor did moochein ever felt like they could ever become a synonym to sexy. But yes, Ranvir Singh made it sure they did.
Yeah, another popular item from Ranvir and even Akshay Kumar‘s jhola; mojris…Oozing out the Indian sexiness.
So, we can clearly say now… From head to toe…Bollywood has affected us… literally. Which ones did you try?