Ace designer Satya Paul's untimely death on 7th January 2021 shook the fashion world. At 79, the designer was recovering from a stroke he suffered from earlier in December and reportedly died of natural causes.
Through his journey in the fashion industry, Satya Paul reinvented traditional sarees with a modern twist. Satya Paul's label which was established back in 1985 was known for its quirky designs and striking colour palette. He was one of the favourite couturiers among Bollywood divas. Let's remember the iconic designer with some of his most beautiful, quirky saree creations.
Sonam Kapoor's Lipstick Print Saree
This saree was designed by Masaba Gupta for Satya Paul. It became an instant favourite among saree lovers because of its interesting lipstick print. The saree had a beautiful mix of shades like bright peach, yellow, and grey. Her graphic saree was teamed with a bib collar, halter neck blouse. Sonam Kapoor's look was rounded off with a pair of oversized danglers.
Adah Sharma's Bollywood Inspired Saree
Adah Sharma carried this fun, Bollywood inspired saree at the red carpet. With this saree from Satya Paul, the actress paid tribute to her fellow actresses in Bollywood. The amazing colour block further added to the look of the beautiful creation. The saree was paired with a strapless blouse. Her overall look was rounded off with a pair of studs and a pair of white sneakers.
Hina Khan's Multi-Coloured Striped Saree
For an award ceremony, Hina Khan arrived in a beautiful black, red, and white striped saree by Satya Paul. Her saree was paired with a full-sleeves plain black blouse. Hina Khan looked stunning in the bold creation. Her look was teamed with a gold necklace.
Kareena Kapoor's White, Blue And Black Pattern Saree
Kareena Kapoor's bikini blouse saree became the talk of the town. Bebo carried this stunning saree to her cousin, Armaan Jain's movie premiere. Kareena Kapoor Khan (Bebo blouse styles) arrived in a white, black, and blue printed saree which was teamed with a black bikini-style blouse. Her only choice of accessory with the look was a black gemstone bracelet.
Madhuri Dixit's Black And Neon Green Saree
This one again is designed by Masaba Gupta for Satya Paul. Many don't know that Masaba Gupta worked with Satya Paul's fashion label as a creative head for sometime before establishing her own brand. On the demise of the ace designer, Masaba Gupta took to her Instagram and wrote, “A true example of an actual BRAND, homegrown. Put in corporate hands at the right time and one with a signature that will stand the test of time. Fashion schools – Please introduce young Indian design aspirants to this brand in schools and various other homegrown brands. We can be inspired by the story of Chanel etc but we must learn what happened on our soil first.”
Coming back to Madhuri Dixit's black saree, it had hints of neon green, neon pink, and grey. Her saree was teamed with a sleeveless lace black blouse. She completed her look with a pair of diamond danglers.
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