Cannes is where Bollywood styling goes wrong

By HT

So the much awaited appearance of Aishwarya Rai is over. Three quick appearances in one day in dependable black which even a fashion novice knows is the best bet when one is trying to appear thinner than one is. Why do we hype the entire Indian contingent every year? The sad and
sometime pitiable result is the desperate efforts that all stars (here in India) and largely unknown Indian actors elsewhere in the world make when dressing for the much touted red carpet appearance.

So a perfectly turned out Sonam goes for this heavily embellished sari with a diaphanous dressing gown on top though she has the good sense to limit her jewellery to a single nose pin which proves to be her only saving grace.

Another appearance and it is the Barbie doll floral Dolce & Gabbana and yes even he gets it wrong so