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Manish Malhotra, Kareena Kapoor, Heroine, Bollywood Style Awards

Bollywood Style Awards 2013

Text by Viseshika Sharma. Photographed by Avinash Gowariker. Styling by Nirali Mehta. Make-up by Rituu Gandhi, Mumbai. Hair by Kaynaz Dadina, Top Stylist, Jean-Claude Biguine Salon and Spa India. Location courtesy: F Lounge.Diner.Bar, Mumbai

Upcoming actress Evelyn Sharma lends her talents to Verve’s recreation of the most stylish films of the past year
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Aki Narula, Kareena Kapoor, Kambakkht Ishq, Bollywood Style Awards

Bollywood Style Awards 2010

Text by Sohiny Das. Photographed by Ritam Banerjee and Ramanuj Dutta. Styling by Sohiny Das and Rishika Roopchand. Realisation by Lamya Bhatri. Assisted by Nirali Mehta

Celluloid. Characters. Charisma. Clothes. Tinseltown is getting democratic, with the concept of a singular dominance slowly fading. Mainstream fashion is stepping in. Cine-couturiers are also setting out to conquer the real world. Star stylists still rule, but quiet underdogs are creeping up. Verve observes this evolution and selects four fashionable films from the previous year’s releases which impress with their sartorial assertion
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Imtiaz Ali, Bollywood Director
September 20, 2009

The chemistry in the script

Text by Sitanshi Talati-Parikh. Photograph by Ankur Chaturvedi

He’s smart, casual, with unruly locks that women want to tame and is completely unmoved by his own success. Kareena Kapoor believes he redefined her career with the role of Geet in Jab We Met. Award-winning writer-director Imtiaz Ali speaks to Verve about his disinterest in love stories and not being a good writer, hot on the heels of his latest film Love Aaj Kal
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Kareena Kapoor, Bollywood Superstar

In association with CARTIER It has not been easy to pin down on paper a select 50. For all over the country – and world – there are innumerable Indian women who are taking charge, breaking boundaries and coming out ahead of the curve. Even in a tough economic climate, core competencies, the willingness to adapt and an unwavering discipline have taken many of these women flying through the turbulence. Verve handpicks a set of the big players who continued to hit the headlines in the past year, whether in retaining their choice positions, causing a flurry overseas, grabbing 15 minutes of well deserved fame or raising their own bar. And, best of all, they don’t wear their gender on their sleeve
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Neeta Lulla, Tanishq, Aishwarya Rai, Hrithik Roshan, Jodhaa Akbar, Bollywood Style Awards

Bollywood Style Awards 2009

Text by Sohiny Das. Photographs by Anushka Menon. Styling by Apsara Oswal. Realisation by Lamya Bhatri. Make-up by Manzoor Khan. Model: Shazahn Padamsee, Elite Model Management. Location Courtesy: Quorum and 24/7 Poolside, Intercontinental, The Lalit, Mumbai; and Sarai Restaurant, Mumbai

Year 2008 witnessed notable progress in film costume and styling, which go a long way in making the characters what they are, and in turn, making cinema what it is. Bollywood Style Awards returns, to commemorate the forces behind the hangers, drapes, hues, fads and sparkles of tinsel town. Verve sifts through the previous year’s releases and picks the sartorial spectaculars – each distinct, progressive and very well done
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Nasreen Qureshi

India’s Best Dressed List 2008

Text by Shirin Mehta, Nisha Jhangiani and Sohiny Das

This year’s Verve list identifies the three Cs in each of the ladies. They are varied in profession, personality, opinion and attire. Yet they are threaded together by distinction, which sets them apart. These fashion-forward women certainly deserve kudos for being the nation’s style-guides in their own inimitable ways.
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