Steal Sonam Kapoor’s Saree Draping Style Guide

Posted January 16, 2018

Sonam Kapoor’s Saree draping style guide

Sonam Kapoor – The ultimate fashion diva!   


Apart from her acting prowess, the vivacious actress is known for her inimitable fashion sense. She's fearless and her love for experimentation is evident in her outfits. She's an undefeated queen of style and her dressing sense portrays her bold & beautiful personality. Sonam Kapoor’s style is all about taking fashion risks and justifying it with utmost perfection. That Sonam Kapoor is a fashion icon who hits it out of the park with every single outfit can never be up for debate. Her effortless style & love for experimentation, is the stuff sartorial legends are made of. She's bagged the title of being the most stylish actress in the film industry. With the title comes the responsibility to justify it and Sonam has always made a point that her style statement becomes talk of the town.          


We've decoded her style down to 15 unconventional habits that every fashion fanatic ought to follow for a winning look!



Ruffles Gown – Inspired Saree:

Ruffles Gown – Inspired Saree


Ruffles Gown – Inspired Saree


Once again Sonam made heads turn with a tiered ruffle saree in beige. As if the tiers weren’t enough, she also donned a risqué laser cut blouse which was high on detailing.


Futuristic Fabrics:


 Futuristic Fabrics


 Futuristic Fabrics


Sonam was seen this year in this futuristic sari. The sari was made from molten wires. This is quite an edgy sari and so she kept the look simple making the sari the highlight of her look.


The Short Saree:

This was one of the most unconventional ways of donning a saree. She wore a beige color printed ruffle sari with bell sleeves and the length of the pally was kept short. She made the look all the more interesting by wearing oxfords with the saree.


The Short Saree


Dhoti Style Saree:

This style of draping was a huge hit with the ladies. Sonam paired the outfit with a sleeveless blouse and choker.


Dhoti Style Saree

Sonam Kapoor is like a dream in this outfit. She makes a quirky statement in the pastel dhoti saree.


Dhoti Style Saree


Dhoti Style Saree


The Half and Half Saree:

Sonam Kapoor looks stunning in a half and half saree. Is a grey plain georgette sari teamed with a black plain border. The special attraction of the saree is its black and grey shredded pallu and contrast black sleeveless boat neck blouse.


The Half and Half Saree


The Half and Half Saree


The Khadi Saree:

Only Sonam can wear a traditional khadi inspired saree and look uber chic. She gave a twist to the saree by wearing an ulta pallu and opted for a minimal and fresh look.


The Khadi Saree


The Angrakha Jacket Saree:

Only she can manage to pull off a full-length jacket over a saree. She is wearing a gorgeous golden saree with a smartly paired silk jacket in similar hues.  A truly experimental look!


The Angrakha Jacket Saree


The Double Pallu Saree:

She seldom wears a saree in the traditional way! This time adding the “double pallu” element to this ordinary floral pastel saree, styled with an embellished backless blouse. The pallu can be draped on both sides or around the neck. Try this stylish and flamboyant look perfect for those winter weddings.


The Double Pallu Saree


The Double Pallu Saree


The cape and jacket Saree:

We all know her love for capes and jackets. Both her looks are still fresh in our minds!

Here she is wearing an elegantly embellished pink pastel saree with a halter neck blouse, paired interestingly with a heavily embellished jacket.


The cape and jacket Saree

Sonam Kapoor instantly made a statement in this gauzy lace saree and embellished blouse. The blouse, extended with a cape looked utterly royal and gorgeous. The embellished jacket cape was a head turner along with the nose ring and winged eyes.


The cape and jacket Saree


The Denim TrouSaree:

Did Sonam Kapoor just refurbish her old jeans to make a saree out of it? Yes, she did! She is seen modelling in a modern-day twist of the tradition 9 yards. The actress was seen in a high waist denim saree-pant made completely out of recycled jeans paired with a denim flared top and a belt. This is an absolute one of a kind creation which Sonam pulled off effortlessly.


The Denim TrouSaree


The Ethno-Metallic Saree:

Here the actress is seen shining in a gold and off-white semi traditional saree.  She draped the saree rather interestingly, making it a saree- suit fusion, teaming it with a hand woven sleeveless metallic blouse and looked stunning!


The Ethno-Metallic Saree


Take a page out of Sonam’s fashion guide and experiment with one of these top looks for your next big celebration!


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Guest Writer: Devika Sharma