12 July, 2021

Celeb Brides Ditching Designers For Heirlooms

Let's see how celeb brides included family heirlooms on their wedding and made it a trend.

By Akanksha Gupta

Sharmila Tagore

When Sharmila Tagore got married to Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi on December 27, 1969, she wore her mother-in-law, Sajida Sultan - Begum of Bhopal's wedding outfit.

Priyanka Gandhi

Priyanka Gandhi got married to Robert Vadra at the Gandhi home in Delhi on February 18, 1997. She opted for the same saree for her own wedding that her grandmother, Indira Gandhi wore as a bride.

Sania Mirza

For her nikaah, Sania Mirza picked her mother's wedding saree, which she wore as a bride decades ago. Sania took the decision to wear her mother's wedding saree when she was a teenager.

Konkona Sensharma

For her wedding with Ranvir Shorey in September 2010, Konkona Sensharma had worn her grandmother's jewellery, which perfectly matched with her minimal bridal look.

Gul Panag

For her sangeet, Gul Panag reused her mother-in-law's wedding outfit and for her marriage, the former Miss India revamped her mother's bridal ensemble.

Kareena Kapoor

For her nikaah, Kareena Kapoor opted for her mother-in-law, Sharmila Tagore's bridal sharara, which she had worn at her wedding with Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi in 1962.

Soha Ali Khan

For her wedding, Soha Ali Khan sparked a bridal trend with her ivory and orange Sabyasachi lehenga and her look was enhanced with her amma, Sharmila Tagore's exquisite jewellery.

Sonam Kapoor

For the wedding ceremonies, Sonam Kapoor opted for heirloom and accentuated her looks with her mom, Sunita Kapoor's jewellery collection. Every single piece she wore on her wedding was of her mother.

Neha Dhupia

Angad Bedi sealed the deal with the love of his life, Neha Dhupia by giving her his family ring, which has been passed on from generations in the Bedis. Neha flaunted her ring in the wedding pictures.

Priyanka Chopra

For her white wedding, Priyanka Chopra walked down the aisle in a custom Ralph Lauren gown accentuated with a 75 feet long tulle veil. The veil was made with a piece of her mom-in-law's wedding dress.

Isha Ambani

Isha Ambani's gorgeous bridal look featured a hand-embroidered lehenga by Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla styled with a tulle dupatta and her mother, Nita Ambani's wedding saree draped as the second dupatta.

Miheeka Bajaj

For the Bhaat Nyotana ceremony, Rana Daggubati's bride, Miheeka Bajaj had looked gorgeous as ever in a bandhani lehenga. Her outfit was extremely special as it was her mother's bridal lehenga.

Kajal Aggarwal

Kajal Aggarwal enhanced her opulent Anamika Khanna red lehenga with heirloom pieces including her matha patti and nath, from her mother and grandmother.

Niharika Konidela

For her pre-wedding ritual, Pellikuthuru, Niharika Konidela opted for her mother's 32-year-old saree, which she had worn on her engagement.

Yami Gautam

For her wedding, Yami Gautam chose her mother's 33-year-old traditional red saree and paired it with a matching red dupatta, which was a gift from her maternal grandmother.

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