Bollywood films are almost incomplete without soulful songs. Similarly, a city is incomplete without the chic city girls who set their own fashion trends, reflecting the aesthetics of the city they belong to. Blending their individualistic style with what’s in fashion is a flair attained by these city divas that one just can’t fail to appreciate.
Every girl relates her life stories to the ones narrated by their Bollywood counterparts. Also, given the fact that Bollywood fashion trends set the major changes in Indian fashion diary, the incorporation of its style trends in day-to-day fashion becomes ineluctable.
Appreciating the unparalleled style sense of India’s 6 cities, we bring to you their fashion highlights as noticed in Bollywood songs.
Mumbai – Jiya Re (Jab Tak Hai Jaan)
The chirpy song from the movie Jab Tak Hai Jaan, Jiya Re, exhibits the unique blend of free-spirit characteristics and intuitiveness. Girls belonging to Mumbai are open to all sorts of fashion trends but they know exactly how to wear uber style with utmost comfort. They all know how to don a casual tank top in style, whilst flaunting their flair for free-style fashion. The comfortable cargo pants and sneaker shoes elevate the fashion quotient with a breeze. The printed scarf completes the funky look with a dash of feminine charm.
Jaipur – Samjhawan (Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya)
The royal city dipped in shades of pink and ornamented with breathtaking palaces inherits an elegant fashion taste. If you are under the impression that the city, bearing deep-rooted traditions, doesn’t mingle with the latest fashion, then Jaipur city girls are sure to shock you with their eloquent style sense.
The famous love song ‘Samjhawan’ from the movie Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya is a soulful rhythm to hear and Alia Bhatt’s pretty ensemble in the video is an equally delightful visual treat. The contemporary style of wearing a plain elegant white Patiala suit with a colorful Bandhani dupatta showcases the playful fashion quotient. Also, it makes a magnificent combination – to don a striking ensemble that stands out in the Pink City landscape. Completing the look with golden jhumkas, it preaches the city’s royal inheritance.
Delhi – Manma Emotion (Dilwaale)
Delhi girls are arguably the best fashion buffs. They can bear the freezing winter chills but not ditch a fashion statement. Apart from being ardent fans of latest fashion trends, they have a natural flair for blending high-street fashion with a pop of desi style.
This peppy song from the movie Dilwale, Manma Emotion, makes a great dance number. But what accentuates its video even more is the chic style quotient donned by Kriti Sanon. In a short and swank dress sporting a color blocked pattern, she portrays the chicness of urban fashion. Pairing it with a contemporary jacket made out of tradition textile and embellished with striking embroidery, she complements the swag style of the city.
Chandigarh – Abhi Toh Party Shuru Hui Hai (Khubsoorat)
If you think Chandigarh is a city famous for the Jatts and their jeeps, well, the city girls will leave you spellbound with their élan. Their bold taste for fashion and a flair to don colors is unparalleled. Even though Chandigarh is a bliss for handicraft shoppers, the city has a spectrum of shopping malls with elite fashion brands.
Abhi Toh Party Shuru Hui Hai is a quirky song from the film Khoobsurat, which has an equally off-beat video and a stunning style statement made by Sonam Kapoor. With a cult fashion taste, Chandigarh chicks know how to blend cosmopolitan fashion with a dash of jazz. The blouse with a trendy print paired with a long skirt in a striking yellow shade exhibits an enchanting blend of fashion and tradition. The puffed hairstyle and Gold jewelry complement the style with bling.
Bhopal – Shukran Allah (Kurban)
If you think Bhopal is just another city from the North, then this will surely change your opinion about it. Besides its rich and ancient architecture, it has got a unique fashion quotient explicating the idea of contemporary ethnic style.
This soulful track Shukran Allah from the movie Kurban has been aptly complemented by a beautiful video. The elegant ensemble donned by Kareena Kapoor represents the elite fashion of contemporary Indian wear. A beautiful pashmina stole and dark eyed kohl makeup spruce up the look with charm.
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