The much-awaited and glitzy affair, the wedding reception of the power couple, Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli transpired at St.Regis in Mumbai last night. With the crème la crème of Bollywood and cricket putting their most stylist foot forward, it certainly sent the fashion pundits and aficionados in a state of frenzy. While the unanimous designer of choice for the tinsel town ladies was Manish Malhotra, an array of styles in varied hues made this gala affair a fashionable one too! A-listers like Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan, Katrina Kaif, Kangana Ranaut, Priyanka Chopra, Madhuri Dixit, Sridevi, Lara Dutta and Mahesh Bhupati brought their A-game to the fore.
Curious, much? Here’s the style dope on all the high fashion moments from Virat Kohli- Anushka Sharma Mumabi wedding reception.
The newlyweds – Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma
The newlyweds, Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma cut out an exquisite picture at their reception. Anushka wore an intricately embroidered smoky grey lehenga from Sabyasachi featuring hand beaten silver thread, textured sequins and cut organza flowers assembled on an embroidered tulle base. A stunning dupatta clinched on the waist with a ‘Bengal tiger’ belt from Sabysachi and her accessories of choice included a necklace and earrings hand crafted with rose cut diamonds, solitaires and briolettes from the Sabyasachi fine jewelry collection. Meanwhile, Virat donned a Raghavendra Rathore ensemble featuring indigo velvet bandhgala and silk pants, accessorized by vintage gold buttons.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Styled by Aastha Sharma, the diva looked resplendent in a pristine white handcrafted thread and lace Manish Malhotra lehenga featuring cold-shoulder cuts aptly complimented by bright lips , deeply lined eyes and soft wavy hair left open.
The diva chose to flaunt her toned abs in a lavender flowy lehenga with cold-shoulder cut blouse from Manish Malhotra’s signature collection. Sans accessories, the diva looked pretty in subtle makeup and soft waves.
Styled by Ami Patel, Kangana Ranaut donned a gold Sabyasachi saree teamed with opulent jewellery from the designer fine jewellery collection. Flower adorned hairdo with a subtle makeup rounded out the look for this diva.
Styled by Ami Patel, Priyanka chose a gold Benarasi weave from her personal collection teamed with a green blouse, gold accessories, bright lips and blow dried hair.
Styled by Ami Patel, Madhuri Dixit chose a Tarun Tahiliani saree with zardozi borders teamed with a hand embroidered tulle blouse. Statement earrings and a chic hairdo sealed the deal for the diva.
Going bold in a black and blue Manish Malhotra Pashmina velvet saree featuring zari tilla original embrodiery from Kashmir, Sridevi upped the look with heavy jewellery and a stunning makeup.
The actress wore a black anarkali in georgette brocade by Tarun Tahiliani that was accentuated with appliqué rose motifs and metallic fringing and carried a Louis Vuitton handbag. A subtle makeup with a sleek hairdo rounded out her look.
Styled by Sukriti Grover, Kriti donned a thread and pearl embroidered Manish Malhotra saree teamed with an off-shoulder blouse and complimented with statement earrings, a chic hairdo and a stunning makeup.
Saina looked gorgeous in a Neeta Lulla pink and orange creation complimented by dark eyes, loose curls and pink lips.
Sara Ali Khan
It was an Abu Jani-Sandeep Khosla creation featuring a pistachio green Aisha skirt and blouse embellished in resham , bugle beads and crystals for the star kid as she attended the reception with her brother, Ibrahim Ali Khan.
Styled by Sanam Ratansi, the petite actress chose a Manish Malhotra navy blue and gold lehenga, accessorized by a choker and non-fussy low-back ponytail.
The actress chose a Falguni and Shane Peacock lehenga with statement earrings and a subtle makeup for the reception.
Extending his congratulations to the couple, Karan Johar was snapped wearing a Manish Malhotra bespoke sherwani in white and black.
It was a Prussian blue bandhgala from Manish Malhotra’s collection for the dapper actor.
Ibrahim Ali Khan
The young lad chose an Abu Jani- Sandeep Khosla creation featuring a black bandhgala and pants accessorized by a brooch.
The actress donned a Falguni and Shane Peacock white lehenga with subtle makeup and statement earrings.
The magnificent affair that began in Tuscany, Italy for the lovely couple ended amidst much fanfare last night.