IIfa Fashion Diaries 3

After a very exciting evening at IIFA Rocks, Bollywood’s best dressed once again for the main awards night.

Priyanka Chopra in Schiaparelli

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She wore a simple Elsa Schiaparelli gown, completed it with Cartier jewels, a sleek-back low bun and a bold lip.

Nargis Fakhri in Namrata Joshipura

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Nargis Fakhri has always been one hot woman. Styled by Allia Al Rufai, the actress wore Namrata Joshipura gown. The gown was fitted and plunging neckline was showed off Nargi`s gorgeous figure.

Sonakshi Sinha in Abu Jani & Sandeep Khosla

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Sonakshi Sinha picked an Abu Jani & Sandeep Khosla for the main IIFA event Celebrity stylist Allia Al Rufai dolled her up with understated jewelry and glittery pumps from Christain Louboutin. With her hair done in a slick knot.

Deepika Padukone in Sabyasachi

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Wearing a Sabyasachi ensemble which was inspired by Spanish bull fighters, Deepika’s crop top, skirt and cape was something that dreams were made of.

Shilpa Shetty in Shantanu and Nikhil

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Shilpa Shetty Kundra wearing a custom made cut out dress by Shantanu & Nikhil . The dress fits her like very well and she paired it with gold earrings.

Athiya Shetty in Rami Kadi

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Styled by Ami Patel, Athiya floated in a pale pink Rami Kadi gown. This gown featured a sheer neckline which extended into long sleeves. The intricate floral detailing is adding to the elegance of the outfit.

Aditi Rao Haydari in Shantanu and Nikhil

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Wearing an absolutely stunning dress from Shantanu & Nikhil, Aditi Rao Hydari attended the IIFA Awards. Celebrity stylist Sanam Ratansi accessorized her look with a gold headband and earrings from Outhouse.

Bipasha Basu in Abu jani sandeep khosla

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Bipasha Basu went the princess-y frills route. With the classic blue garment of Abu Jani & Sandeep Khosla. She paired it up with the studs and looking fabulous.

all source : vogue



Monalisha Mahapatra


Name : Monalisha Mahapatra

 Age : 24

Profession : Fashion Stylist, Blogger, Model and Photo Artist.

Websites : http://www.thegreyhalfway.com/



 Personal Style Description : I like to keep everything casual yet chic at the same time without any fuss. It’s always easy breezy for me as I love wearing loose outfits. You can see it on My Instagram @Thegreyhalfway.

Style Icon : Chiara Ferragni

Favourite Fashion Memory : It might sound a little kiddish but 1st was when I attended Amazon Fashion Week for the very first time and got published on their official video and Second would be when my BlogSpot blog turned into a self-hosted website www.TheGreyhalfway.com!


Never Will I wear : Square toe shoe! I don’t like them.

Your Favorite Shopping Place : There is nothing particular, I shop from everywhere just name it I have it! haha

Brands / Designers you wear : I wear a lot of Lee Jeans, Puma, Zara, Forever 21, Mango, H&M, Forever New, BeBe, Vajor, Stalk buy love mostly, I have been associate with designers like SotleeBySulkashanaMonga, Cameron Kham, Pushpak Vimaan, The Label Studio, Purab Paschim etc.


 Dream Ramp walk for which designer : Sabyasachi Mukherji!

 Favourite Perfume : Pull&Bear Orange Shot.

 Colors I can die for : All white everything.

 Fashion Piece you can`t live without : Boyfriend Denims.


Favourite Lingerie brand & style : Victoria Secret & Triangle, Style would be the triangle again!

Skin Care : Drink a lot of water, eat veggies and fruits. Clean your face well from all the makeup and dirt before going to sleep.

Fashion Tips for others : I just have one tip to give each one of you, that please wear outfits according to your body type and don’t overdo everything just for the sake of trends.


IIFA 2016 Fashion Diaries 2

IIFA 2016 Rocks on green carpet last night in Madrid.

Neha Dhupia

Neha Dhupia

Neha Dhupia in an all while jumpsuit from Marks & Spencer, a yellow long cape from Payal Khadwala and a black Bottega Veneta clutch. Neha’s look was a straight up 10 on 10 for us!

Deepika Padukone

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Styled by Shaleena Nathani in a Swapnil Shinde creation (look at that plunging neckline!) and with hair and makeup, courtesy Daniel Bauer looking uber cool and wild, Deepika really slayed it.

Richa Chadha

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Richa Chadha attending the IIFA Rocks with her new hair look. Celebrity stylist Anisha Gandhi dressed her up in a stylishly detailed dress from Philip Plein. She paired this dress with black pumps from Christain Louboutin.

Bipasha Basu & Karan SIngh Grover

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Bipasha Basu Grover picked the desi look. Wearing a beautiful sari from Sabyasachi she looked nothing short of stunning. I love that celebrity stylist Shyamli Arora opted for a sari for her because she manages to carry this drape off with utmost grace and poise. And on the other hand Karan looks dashing & royal in jodhpurs. A must say well fitting suit makes you a gentleman.

Freida Pinto

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Styled by Tanya Ghavri, the actress made her debut on the carpet in a gorgeous Elie Saab front high slit gown. Accessories from Jewelry Bazaar and a tasseled clutch from SHO+CO, completed the outfit.

Aditi Rao Hydari

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Celebrity stylist Sanam Ratansi styled Aditi like a fairy stories princess. This strapless and intricately detailed ball gown by Saiid Kobeisy made the perfect picture with Aditi in it. She looked absolutely stunning in that beautifully constructed dress and it fit her impeccably. She accessorized her look with pearl studs earrings.

Sonakshi Sinha

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Styled by Allia Al Rufai in a Zara Umrigar metallic green number.

Athiya Shetty

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Athiya Shetty didn’t wear a gown, a dress, or anything flowy and big – she just kept it minimalistic and simple with a Rayane Bacha lavender number. Styled by Ami Patel and Sanjay Kumar Dauhaliya she looks fresh in this colour.

Nargis Fakhri

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Styled by Allia Al Rufai. Nagris Fakhri picked a cleavage baring pantsuit by Monisha Jaising in a bright sky blue shade with gold applique on the sleeves inspired by a temple border. This outfit was a perfect balance of chic, sexy and minimalist aesthetic.

all image sources : buzzfeed




IIFA 2016 Fashion Diaries – Day 1

IIFA 2016 has already begun, in the Spanish capital city of Madrid. The annual award ceremony is one of the highlights of the Indian film industry. The four-day affair i.e from June 23 to 26 will see several rocking performances by stars such as Mouni Roy, Hrithik Roshan and Sonakshi Sinha, among others. On the fashion front, IIFA has often been compared to the Indian version of the Oscars or Cannes, with celebs pulling out all the stops.

Day 1 –  Already saw stunning appearances by Deepika Padukone, Sarah Jane Dias, Shilpa Shetty and many more. So here we get Who Wore What at day 1 of IIFA 2016.

deepika padukone

Deepika Padukone rocked this cute and fun white mini dress summer lace at the IIFA 2016, which was a far cry from her red goddess avatar, but bang on the bohemian chic quotient. Special mention for those shoes!

Source: Indianexpress

2. sarah jane diaz

Sarah Jane Dias looked like a vision in this white off-shoulder Tanieya Khanuja dress, that sculpts her body, high slits and interesting self-embroidery work, especially around the neckline.

source : indianexpress

3. dia mirza

Dia Mirza looks adorable chic in the this Aarti Vijay Gupta dress. Styled by Theia Tekchandaney.

source : indianexpress

4. neha dhupia

Neha Dhupia looked retro chic and fierce in a black suit by H&M, which she paired with a white vest by Payal Khandwala. Throw in a pair of YSL pumps, a metallic clutch and some Swarovski jewels. The red lip shade and the curly side bob added a dramatic flair to her overall look.

source : indianexpress

5. sonakshi sinha

Sonakshi Sinha was dressed in a white confection by designers Rohit Gandhi & Rahul Khanna. Sinha kept her make-up minimal, doing her hair in two simple plaits.

source : indianexpress

6. shilpa shetty

Stunning Shilpa Shetty Kundra was dressed for the IIFA 2016 press conference in a stunning Shivan and Narresh orange jumpsuit, and it was perfection.

source : indianexpress

7. bipasha basu

Actress Bipasha Basu decided to go on a shopping spree (according to one of her Instagram posts) while in Madrid for IIFA 2016, and she look oh-so-cute in this little lingerie-inspired number.

source : indianexpress

8. mauni roy

Actress Mouni Roy opted for a dress with interesting cuts and silhouettes. she will be performing at IIFA Rocks this year for experimenting with her look.

source : indianexpress

Huma Qureshi`s Chandni look

You can never go wrong with this classic combination of gold and white, right?  Huma Qureshi looked super duper pretty in a Rimple and Harpreet Narula creation for Baba Siddique‘s Iftar party. Wearing an anarkali kurta with gold zardozi-work throughout and a sheer dupatta having embroidery running through the borders, she looked amazing. She paired this with a plain white lehenga to not overdo the look. she finished her look with diamond and gold danglers.

source : bollywoodmantra

Sonakshi Sinha Airport Look

Sonakshi Sinha`s airport look are always eye catching. Lately she has been spotted at the airport in Chambray long shirt worn in a cape style, teamed up with white spaghetti top and acid washed torn denim in a rolled up hem style. Pony tail with white sneakers and big sunglasses are best accessorized for summer style at airport.

source : viral bhayani on instagram