Category Stars in Kanjivarams

The Oscars

The Kanjivaram at the Oscars

We all know how important the Oscars are and more so its Red Carpet fashion! The clothes worn to award events such as the Oscars and the Golden Globes always receive intense worldwide media scrutiny, making their red carpets an international product placement area of great importance to fashion designers. At the international events, gowns dominate, but we’ve seen the most gorgeous […]

Carnatic musicians set fashion trends

Classical singers they may be, singing traditional carnatic compositions in orthodox style; but when it comes to their sartorial preferences, most traditional singers are trendsetters. Whether it was the dazzling diamond earrings and nosepins of the legendary carnatic singer MS Subbulakshmi or the new age artistes like Vishaka Hari, who carry off the traditional nine […]

Ragams, Thalams & Kanjivarams

The Margazhi season is very special in Chennai – there is a festive air about the entire city with kolams and thoranams dotting the streets. Music and dance performances take place in full flow painting the town with differently hued ragams and thalams. And as always in the same breath as festive, music , dance and […]

Usha Uthup – a Kanjivaram star

This week, in our Stars in Kanjivarams section, we feature a star who is well – known for her preference for Kanjivaram Saris for all public appearances. A singer & now actor, Usha Uthup stuns us in her choice of saris for the cover page and cover article of Good Housekeeping, August 2012. Well known […]

Vidya Balan at Esha Deol's Wedding Reception

Vidya Balan in Kanjivaram sari

This week, in our Stars in Kanjivarams section, we feature a star who is now well – known for her preference for Saris for her many public appearances. Vidya Balan – who is the current toast of Bollywood attended the Deol family wedding hosted by Dharmendra & HemaMalini in a gorgeous Kanjivaram Silk Sari. We […]

IIFA Stars & Kanjivaram Saris

Many style sites talked about Bollywood star Rekha showing up in her trademark Kanjivaram silk sari for the IIFA Awards Nite in Singapore in June this year. We from Kanjivaram society salute this graceful diva for showcasing the beauty, dignity and grandeur of the Queen of silks at a star studded event. As recipient of […]