India has always been a fashion-forward country and most of its fashion icons hail from the Bollywood industry. The film industry has always been setting trends and people take a lot of inspiration from celebs. Be it red carpets or the airport looks, there is always something to look forward to, whenever certain Bollywood stars step out.
The era of the 80’s and 90’s in Bollywood has a vast style statement and that period is remembered as the golden period in the industry. Fashion trends from the west mixed with India’s own elegance led to the blend of an iconic period. Nowadays, the 80’s fashion is making a comeback through flared pants, puffy sleeves and a lot of shimmers.
Recently, many Bollywood actresses like Alia Bhatt, Sara Ali Khan, Taapsee Pannu, Janhvi Kapoor, and Sonakshi Sinha all endorsed the disco look full of shimmer and shine. Here is how, to take cues from the best, in business so you too can rock the retro-style party looks like a pro:
Recently, Sara Ali Khan was seen wearing a magenta shimmer mini-dress with bell sleeves. The outfit can be paired alongside block heels and a pair of hoop earrings. If you want to take the outfit a notch further ahead you can also wear feather earrings or a shimmer headband around your forehead.
Or, you can take inspiration from Janhvi Kapoor. The Dhadak fame was recently spotted in a green sequin dress ending in a ruffled skirt. She matched the outfit with a pair of black heels. While Janhvi chose to skips accessories, you may want to pair this outfit with chunky bracelets or hoop earrings.
Elsewhere, you may want to take a look at Alia Bhatt. if you don’t want to look like you time traveled straight out of 80’s. Alia pulled off the retro style in a dark blue fitted dress with long sleeves, which is the most basic way to style the shimmer look without looking over-the-top.
This is the most versatile version where you can experiment with this look, without going overboard. The thing with this retro look is that you need to understand not to over-do it. So, there you are, a perfect guide on how to rock a retro look this weekend which will make your peeps go mad.