Mumbai, June 28 (): Bollywood beauty Kareena Kapoor, who ties knot with Sail Ali Khan on October 16th of this year, has is choosing tradition over trend. During her wedding celebrations she will be wearing the sharara of her mother-in-law, Sharmila Tagore.
The sharara has a significance, which made Kareena to choose it as one of her outfits. It was worn by Sharmila Tagore when she married Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi on December 27, 1969.
A friend of the actress told when there were talks of Kareena wearing a new saree, it was learnt that there is a custom in the Pataudi family which is generally followed. Kareena had no issues when she was told about it, as she and Sharmila bond very well.
However, the friend added some more information saying there are possibilities of giving few modifications to the sharara to make it look a bit fashionable. Sources say Ritu Kumar, fashion designer who has been designing clothes for a long time to Sharmila, will be handling this task.
But Kareena Kapoor’s friend added there are also possibilities that she may wear the sharara without making any changes. Kareena and Sharmila have had discussions on this. A final decision will be taken soon. Anyway, the most interesting part is Kareena will be seen in her mother-in-law’s sharara at the biggest moment of her life.
The wedding plans have started. Sharmila is currently in London and the main preparations will start once she returns on July 20. The wedding is likely to be held at the family’s ancestral home in Pataudi. Plans for the bride and the bridegroom’s outfits are also in process.
Kareena’s favourite designer Manish Malhotra will also join in to fashion her other outfits for all the wedding celebrations. The actor will also wear a Rs. 40-lakh necklace designed by Rajkot-based Kruti Jewellers.