Actress Anushka Sharma, who is playing a wrestler Aarfa in Salman Khan’s Sultan, is dressed in gold and white and looks breathtaking as a traditional bride. Her wedding sequence in the song Sachi Muchi from the forthcoming film has been styled by Diva’ni, India’s first cinema-inspired fashion brand that is set to launch in Pakistan this July with its first international couture flagship store in Lahore.
Anushka shared her look on Instagram in which she is seen flaunting a handcrafted traditional chikankari ensemble embellished with a bespoke technique of zardozi that includes elements of kundan, gota, dabka and naqshi for a wedding set in Haryana.
Anushka Sharma looks perfect as a traditional bride in the latest still from sultan! Have a look:
This gorgeous ensemble is a part of Diva’ni’s ‘Lafz’ collection that boasts the Mughal art of rendering delicate patterns in pristine white threads on fine mulls and muslin.
Anushka spoke about her look and characher in the film: “I am excited about ‘Sultan’. It’s the first time that I am playing a wrestler. Aarfa (my character) has different looks in the film — some traditional and some sporty, but mostly sporty.”
She also said, “The traditional outfit which is ivory chikankari is beautiful. Diva’ni team did a fantastic job in designing and executing it.”
“We are exceptionally excited to be launching in Pakistan as our region shares an appreciation for traditional art & craft, which is the heritage that Diva’ni embraces,” revealed Sanya Dhir, the creative director of Diva’ni.
Sultan is set to release on Eid, July 6 2016.
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