This week kick-started with show-shoppers taking the runway at New York fashion week, Rihanna turning Super Bowl into her own concert, and Kiara Advani’s wedding pictures surfacing on the internet. Didn’t get a chance to catch up? Don’t fret, there is plenty to ascertain from the fashion dictionary that is Instagram. From your favourite Bollywood celebrities decked up in high-glam ensembles for the famous #SidKiara wedding reception to Sam Smith making a red-carpet statement wearing a black latex suit by Indian designer Harri KS–there is a lot to unpack.
To say love was the ruling theme for the past week would be an understatement–owing to Valentine’s festivities or celebrating the union of one of the most beloved couples in the industry. Newly married Kiara Advani and Sidharth Malhotra hosted a lavish reception in Mumbai that saw A-listers decked in their traditional fineries–from Alia Bhatt and Ananya Panday to Bhumi Pednekar. Each turned up in their own rendition of saris that are sure to make your heads turn. From one loved-up couple to others, Athiya Shetty and KL Rahul in addition to Anushka Sharma with beau Virat Kohli, each was spotted acing street-style numbers looking fashionably chic.
Moving on to the moment that broke the internet, Rihanna put all stops at the Super Bowl halftime show performance decked out in a fire-engine red Loewe and Alaïa boilersuit showcasing her baby bump. Interestingly, her jacket from the three-piece all-red ensemble was a way to pay tribute to André Leon Talley who was known to be her close style collaborator and formerly served as the creative director for Vogue US in the 1990s.
Also making the headlines was Grammy Award winner Sam Smith with his maximalist appearance at the Brit awards. Swiftly becoming the talk of the town by wearing a custom-made design by Harri KS, the designer responsible for the iconic balloon silhouette outfits. Talking about Indian designers, ‘Emily in Paris’ fame Ashley Jini Park recently sported Rahul Mishra’s embroidered ‘Medinilla’ gold halter gown from their Couture Fall 2022 collection at their Couture Spring 2023 fashion showcase in Paris.
Below, spot more of the best fashion moments including Priyanka Chopra debuting a new look for Bulgari to Deepika Padukone’s yet another chic airport look.
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