Everyone has applauded Alia Bhatt's stunning white saris from the Gangubai Kathiawadi promotions.
Alia wowed fans in Berlin with her chiffon sari, embraced her desi diva in a timeless ivory and yellow resham organza sari, and grabbed attention in Kolkata in a Dhakai sari.
While Alia rightfully deserves credit for rewriting the narrative of the white sari in 2022, we rewind and take a look at the many times celebs upped the glam quotient in gorgeous white saris.
IMAGE: Remember the time Deepika Padukone strode the Cannes red carpet in a white-and-gold sari designed by Rohit Bal?
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IMAGE: For those of you who think that only Indians can carry off saris well, Baywatch star Pamela Anderson gave people enough reasons to think again.
Pam, seen here dressed in a white sari on the sets of Bigg Boss Season 4.
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IMAGE: Back in 2017, Disha Patani
created magic on the ramp when she walked for Designer Shaina NC.
She teamed the sari with a matching cropped top and finished off the look with a dishy smile. Photograph: Hitesh Harisinghani/Rediff.com
IMAGE: At Anavila Misra's flagship store launch in Mumbai, Sonam Kapoor kept it classic and simple in a white handloom sari.
She teamed it with a printed blouse with leaf motifs and finished off the look with some gorgeous jewellery and a white potli.
Photograph: Pradeep Bandekar
IMAGE: Who can forget Kangana Ranaut's simple cotton white muslin sari?
She paired it with a cold shoulder blouse with ruffles and ended up looking like a million dollar bucks.
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IMAGE: Remember Taapsee Pannu's threadwork bardot sari which she draped in a fun way and served up serious style goals?
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