Lehenga has been one of the most exquisite traditional dresses of India. Though it was initially preferred as the wedding attire of North Indian brides alone, now thanks to Bollywood movies and Indian fashion designers, lehenga has attained enough popularity to become a preferential dress of Indian women for all kinds of momentous occasions. And women are thronging all ethnic clothing stores and online shopping portals just to buy Bollywood lehenga .
For ages, all Bollywood actresses have been seen wearing lehenga cholis as bridal wear on screen. All hindi movies show at least one song sequence with the leading lady dancing in lehenga. From classic blockbusters like Hum Aapke Hain Kaun to the recent Om Shanti Om and Jodha Akbar, the Bollywood designer lehengas have taken the popularity of lehenga to a new level.
The real life weddings of all Bollywood celebrities see every diva turning out in the most exquisite lehenga choli creation. Leading Indian designers compete with each other to be chosen as the designer for creating the perfect lehenga choli for Bollywood weddings even before the wedding date is announced. Kareena Kapoor's lehenga in sister Karisma's wedding or the classic creation worn by Aishwarya Rai on her mehndi function, this attire has been the talk of town.
Bollywood lehengas have become a regular fixture on red carpet too, thanks to many beauty queens and wannabe Bollywood stars now opting for this traditional attire to western gowns. Bollywood divas like Shilpa Shetty, Sameera Reddy, Kareena Kapoor have set the ramp on fire in designer Bollywood lehenga creations and stamped this elegant attire on the world fashion map.