Sonam Kapoor is known for her impeccable sense of fashion. The stunning beauty knows how to be a head-turner, making stunning red carpet appearances.
Here are 10 reasons why this fashionista rules Cannes-
1. High Priestess of High Fashion
Be it Elie Saab or Jean Paul Gaultier , Dolce & Gabbana or Alexander McQueen, this seasoned red carpet pro knows her couture and dons her labels in her signature panache.
2. Hits it out of the Ballpark..always!
She always hits, while her contemporaries most often miss . Sonam even managed to outshine some of Hollywood’s most loved when it came to her sartorial choices on the red carpet.
3. Readies the Sonaholics
The actress and international fashion icon knows how to set the stage for her big red carpet appearances. Sonam is constantly connected to her fans despite the frenzy at Cannes and creates an impact even before making her big appearances.
4. An original
Never the one to play by the fashion rule-book, Sonam managed to perfectly blend high fashion and traditional Indian looks, stunning with the final results. For her first round of interviews this year, Sonam wore a customized Abu Jani – Sandeep Khosla creation, a hybrid between an evening gown and a traditional saree.
5. She’s all about making a statement
This girl knows how to accessorize – Be it jewellery by Chopard, statement pieces from her mother Sunita Kapoor's line(the iconic nathni), Suhani Pittie earrings to Bvlgari Serpenti pieces.
6. Flawless skin - Gorgeous hair
Faux bob, loose curls, side swept, braids, pig-tails Sonam Kapoor even manages to innovate with her hair. The actress even ensures her make-up is always spot-on and in sync with her various looks, understated one day and bold the next.
7. Champions Gen-X designers
The trend setter has always promoted young fashion and jewellery designers at the festival and always manages to add Indian touches and elements to all of her iconic looks . Be it Anamika Khanna couture, Masaba sarees, a Pernia Quereshi maxis, Shehla Khan lehengas or jewellery by Suhani Pittie.
8. Conquering the world one shoe at a time
Jimmy Choo, Manolo Bhalnik to Gisuppe Zanotti stilettos and Alexander McQueen ,Sonam has worn them all.
9. Bold one day, Demure the next
Sonam maintains a heady balance between her love for international labels and Indian couturiers, and has often found ways of sporting Indian looks in new exciting ways.
10. Drives the media in a frenzy
Huffington post said last year, “Forget Blake Lively—Sonam Kapoor is the belle of the 2014 Cannes Film Festival!” Need we say more?