The Traditional and Royal wedding outfit of Miss World Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
The 1994 Miss World, Aishwarya Rai, tied the knot with Abhishek Bachchan on 20th April 2007 at Bachchan residence, Prateeksha in Mumbai. The wedding was a close-knit affair with only near and dear ones invited.
The magnificent beauty of Bollywood wore the most epic wedding outfit ever; of course, she was going to be Mrs. Bachchan. Take a look at the details of Aishwarya’s outfit:
1. A Neeta Lulla bride – The timeless beauty chose ace designer Neeta Lulla for her big day; the actor wore a beautifully curated yellow and golden Kanjeevaram saree, the saree’s cost was a whopping 75 lakhs. Studded with Swaroski crystals with gold thread work on the borders, Aishwarya’s saree is the most expensive saree worn by a Bollywood celebrity at her wedding. Attention to details was kept in mind while designing the stunning saree.
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2. Studded with Jewellery – With her expensive saree, the female actor didn’t go less on jewellery as well. Aishwarya wore a large size gold and kundan choker along with two queen necklaces and an emerald stone placed right at the necklace’s center. She also wore a gold and emerald armband. Overall, the female actor wore 22-carat gold. Yes, you read that right! Reportedly, the total jewellery price was around 3.5 crores.
3. The stunning South Indian style hair – When the pictures of Aishwarya Rai’s wedding attire came out, everyone went gaga over Aishwarya’s hairstyle. The female actor donned a braid plaited hairdo with fragrant gajras and traditional South-Indian gold discs. Aishwarya completed the look with a kundan, gold, and diamond embroidered three chains Matha Peethi.
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4. The Henna for Mehendi ceremony – The henna used in the mehendi ceremony of the female actor was not any ordinary henna, it was the internationally known Nihar Henna from Sojat, Rajasthan, and 15kgs was sent as a gift to the Bachchan family from the manufacturer of this henna, Nitesh Agarwal. The female actor chose the famous artists duo Usha Shah and Ekta Shah for her mehendi day, which reportedly costs around Rs 31,000.
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