Why bandhani saris make the perfect look for the festive season

Remember the vibrant green bandhani sari Janhvi Kapoor wore at Isha Ambani’s pre-wedding festivities in Udaipur? The Manish Malhotra drape, featuring a rich gold border, was styled with a bottle green velvet blouse; a perfect ensemble for a destination wedding.

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Months later, we saw Alia Bhatt champion the craft—this time in a custom-made Tarun Tahiliani sari in tones of red, mint green and gold, which she wore during her promotional rounds for Kalank. Both saris won favour for the age-old craft’s timeless appeal and easy elegance. With festive season just around the corner, it’s a great time to invest in this traditional piece.