Manish Malhotra: Giving new depth to Filmy Fashion
Manish Malhotra, a name which changed the entire fashion scenario in India turned a year older today, on 5th December. Manish who has been known for introducing various fashion trends on ramp as well as on silver screen is favourite with many Bollywood beauties. So on this special day, let’s find out about some of the landmark movies styled by the ace courtier and Bollywood’s darling fashion designer, Manish Malhotra-
Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge
Aditya Chopra’s iconic silver screen romance, ‘Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge’ stole many hearts. Manish’s simple yet stylish costumes, played important role in making Kajol’s ‘Simran’ immortal. From Kajol’s sweet white ensemble in ‘Mere Khawbon Mein Jo Aaye’ to bright green lehenga in ‘Mehndi Laga Ke’, are itched in public memory till date.
The entire nation went crazy watching Urmila Matondkar swoon in her sexy hot pants and short flared skirts. Manish with his clothes and fresh styling transformed Urmila to the ‘sexy siren’ in Ram Gopal Verma’s iconic ‘Rangeela’. Even the cool casuals sported by Jackie became hit with the youngsters in the 90’s.
Dil Toh Pagal Hai
Manish Malhotra broke records with the fashion statements made in Yash Chopra’s ‘Dil Toh Pagal Hai’. He gave two drastically different looks to the movie’s two leading ladies, Madhuri Dixit and Karisma Kapoor. Madhuri’s pastel chiffon suits and Karisma’s trendy western attires were hits with the viewers.
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
Who can forget Rani Mukherjee’s entry wearing mini skirt in, Karan Johar’s directorial debut ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’? Kajol’s tomboy look in red dungarees which was later changed into gorgeous transparent saris. Manish made each and every character stand out distinctively with his costume designs.
Student of The Year
Manish once again proved his mettle by his ultra modern designs in Karan Johar’s ‘Student of The Year’ which introduced fresh talent Alia Bhatt, as a modern suave girl in the movie. From western dresses to Indian lehengas, Manish made everyone took notice of his creations in the movie.
Wishing the handsome designer a Happy Birthday!