Jodha Akbar- A beautiful Love Story Recreated!!

Jodha Akbar film is directed by Ashutosh Gowariker. It is a romantic love story from the times of Mughals. It is a romance between the Mughal Emperor Akbar (Hrithik Roshan) and his Hindu wife, Jodhabai (Aishwarya Rai). The music is composed by Oscar winning composer AR Rehman. Beautiful costumes were designed by Neeta Lulla. She is one of finest fashion designers in India. She used a lot of Zardozi, Kundan and stones embedded in the embroidery. She even used gotta work on some of the costumes. She used colors like Maroons, yellows, saffron and emerald greens. She also used colors like golds, browns and beiges for some of the costumes. The jewelry wore in Jodha Akbar go back to the days of age-old traditions, but with a few modifications. The accessories were made of gold, cut diamond, ruby, kundan.

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Below you can Aishwarya Rai in lovely maroon yellow saree. The pallu has a zari border. It is embedded with stones and Zari work. She is wearing beautiful traditional jewelry made up of gold, kundan etc. The saree is an ideal for any party or fancy wear.

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Below is a scene from the movie where Aishwarya is wearing a green saree with lot of had embroidery on it. The embroidery is embedded with kundan and zari work. She has teamed it up with ruby, diamond, pearl and kundan. Also she is wearing a pearl necklace to complete the queen of Mughals look. The saree is an ideal wear for any wedding function.

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Below Aishwarya is wearing a beautiful yellow saree with contrast maroon blouse. She has teamed it up with traditional costume jewelry.

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Aishwarya Rai is wearing orange saree with lot of zardozi work. The saree has beautiful handwork embroidery on it. She is wearing gold and kundan jewelry along with this beautiful attire.

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Below is the scene from the movie where Aishwarya is wearing a bottle green saree which has a contrast yellow border. The saree is embellished with hand embroidery work in resham.

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Aishwarya is looking gorgeous in this vibrant yellow saree which has golden zari work on it. She has teamed it up with lot of golden kundan and nau lakha haar jewelry.

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This is a beautiful ochre and beige lehenga style saree with jagged border. Rosy brown velvet and seinna patches with sequins, resham and zari embroidered floral design enhance the border. The front features panels with sequins and ochre resham embroidered floral design. The pallu is enhanced with sequins, zari and resham embroidered floral motifs. It is paired with blouse in rosy brown velvet with front and back of the blouse featuring sequins and zari embroidered design. Unlike the image, the sleeves would be kept plain. It’s a faux georgette saree which makes you look taller and slimmer.

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This is a  designer rust saree. The best feature is the cream patch made beautiful with sequins and resham embroidered design. The lower part of the sari features sequins and resham embroidered buttis. Dark green pallu features sequins and resham embroidered motifs. It can be teamed up with a matching blouse in rust with embroidered floral patterns. Sleeves border is similar to saree border. It’s a net and faux georgette saree which is an ideal for wedding functions.

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This is a rust shade net lehenga saree ideal for Indian brides. The best feature is the intricate heavy floral and decorative patterns on patched pleats part richly and intricately embellished with multi colored resham, zari and sequins with fancy ruffled border at the lower edge. Second part of the saree generously features floral buttis embellished with resham and sequins and fancy patch border enhanced with floral patterns embellished with resham, zari and sequins.Big embellished patterns enhance the pallu makes it an ideal party wear.

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This lehenga style saree is with decorative zari woven motifs in vertical panels in green, maroon and ochre shades. It is ideal wear for party and fancy occasions. Each panel is enhanced with a dark green shade patch featuring round motifs embellished with resham and sequins. Dull gold shade patch decorated with floral patterns embellished with resham and sequins forms the border along with another patch featuring zigzag patterns embellished with resham and sequins accentuated with a fancy woven patches in red shade. Body of the saree in dark red shade net features flock printed abstract patterns in maroon shade. The width of the pallu is shorter than the normal width of a saree. It’s a viscose saree with net pallu. This saree can be teamed up with fashion jewelry and contrast blouse to complete the look.

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References

http://www.cbazaar.com/brides/lehenga-choli/stone-studded-bridal-lehenga-choli-p-ghksat1120.html

http://www.cbazaar.com/brides/lehenga-choli/vivid-velvet-and-net-lehenga-choli-p-ghksat1119.html

http://www.cbazaar.com/brides/lehenga-choli/magnificent-embroidered-lehenga-choli-p-ghksat1112.html

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By – Prapti Bagga Arora

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