The styling of leading ladies' in Sanjay Leela Bhansali
films has always been a spectacle for sartorial lovers. However, Deepika and Bhansali is one deadly combination! From donning lovely lehenga-choli ensembles as a free-spirited Gujarati girl, Leela in Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-leela to the elegant Muslim beauty Mastani wearing gorgeous anarkali suits in Bajirao Mastani
, all the way to the graceful Rajput Queen, Rani Padmini of Padmavati... Deepika has wowed us every single time and how!
Scroll down to devour in the beauty of the queen and discover all the elements that has us drooling on the look.
#1 The Unibrow After Kajol as a brand ambassador for unibrow, Deepika becomes the queen of this unique facial feature. And it is not just the unibrow that is new but her eyebrows are sleeker and longer than ever.
This distinctive detail certainly brings us closer to the royal era of real Rani Padmini.
#2 The Placement of the Bindi Every suhagan's power, the classic red dot, placed right in the center of the forehead (a practice observed by the ladies of the royal family) gives us the gist of the extensive research that the makers have done in order to design her look. It not only seals her look but also gives out goddess like feels.
#3 The Royal Jewellry
- Deepika drenched in authentic Rajputana jewellery, comprising of rakhdi
, edgy septume ring clubbed with an ostentatious nath
, chunky choker, stack of bangles, fancy bajoobandhs
and anklets... is just breathtakingly beautiful!
#4 Beautiful Costumes-
Deepika's outfits are a far cry from anything delicate and minimal. They are busy with legit gota
work, prints and hand embroidery. While the colour palette varies from dark and intense to bold and vibrant, the cut is kept authentic keeping the era in mind.
Every time a historical film is made, the makers try to stay closest possible to the real looks of their subject, however here, Deepika has aced the royal Rajput queen look. What is your favourite element in Deepika's look as Rani Padmini?