The captain of Indian cricket team Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma tied the knot on 11th December in a private ceremony in Tuscany. It was followed by two lavish receptions in Delhi and Mumbai. The final post wedding function i.e. the Mumbai reception was a star studded event with large presence of personalities both from the Bollywood and the cricket world. The impressive guest list of Anushka's Mumbai reception included biggies like The Bachchans, Shah Rukh Khan, Sachin Tendulkar, Priyanka Chopra and who not. Everyone was bubbling with energy and excitement. Stars had slipped into outfits from their best designers for the evening and looked stunning and breath taking. The atmosphere was filled with a myriad of colors emanating style and fashion in abundance.
Here are some of the best photos from Anushka's Mumbai reception.
Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma at their Mumbai reception
The newlywed couple looked nothing less than perfect. Anushka had donned on a beautiful smoky grey lehenga from Sabyasachi and accessorized it with exclusive hand crafted jewelry. The jewelry was also designed by Sabyasachi and included a magnificent neckpiece with rose cut diamonds and stud earrings. Complementing her beautifully was Virat Kohli dressed in an indigo velvet bandh gala and silk pants, designed by none other than famous Raghavendra Rathore. The bandh gala was studded with vintage hand crafted gold buttons.
This Bollywood diva looked nothing short of statuesque at Anushka's Mumbai reception in a beautiful golden Kanchipuram saree designed by designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee. She had paired it with a simple full sleeved white blouse.
The Bachchan Family
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan arrived at the venue with her hubby Abhishek Bachchan in a white fairy like full length lehenga set. She looked ravishing in this hand crafted piece by Manish Malhotra. Amitabh Bachchan was seen arriving with his daughter Shweta Nanda who looked dazzling in a white embroidered saree with a sleeveless applique blouse. She complemented her saree with long silver earrings and on point makeup.
Shah Rukh khan
King khan checked in looking handsome as always in a full black attire comprising of black shirt, black gilet, black trousers and black coat.
Katrina Kaif and Isabel
Actress Katrina Kaif, known for her high sex appeal looked gorgeous in a coruscating sequined silver blouse and trailed light blue skirt. She accentuated her Manish Malhotra dress by use of minimal jewelry and make up. Her sister Isabel also looked dazzling at Anushka's Mumbai reception in a beautiful white applique blouse with a pink skirt.
Zaheer Khan and Sagarika Ghatge
Actress Sagarika Ghatge, recently married to cricketer Zaheer khan can perhaps be credited for wearing the most voluminous dress of the evening. A dark green lehenga paired with a maroon long sleeved blouse and cream colored drape made her look incredible. This simple but elegant dress was designed by Anju Modi.
The badminton champ looked elegant at Virushka's Mumbai Reception in a beautiful orange pink lehenga by designer Neetu Lulla.
Sachin Tendulkar with his family
The god of cricket arrived for the reception with his wife Anjali and daughter Sara. Mrs. Tendulkar looked charming at Anushka's Mumbai reception in a pink sequined kurta with sky blue golden border chunri and white pajami. Sara on the other hand opted for a western outfit comprising of a beautiful knee length and full sleeved one -piece dress and scintillating heals. The beautiful light pink colored dress was embroidered with patterns of flowers and leaves.
M S Dhoni with his wife and daughter
Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni arrived at the venue with his wife Sakshi. Sakshi looked dazzling in a striking pink lehenga which was teamed with matching full sleeved blouse embroidered around the neck and pink sequined drape. The overall look of her dress was heightened by a scintillating sequined golden green border on drape and lehenga.
Sara Ali khan and Ibrahim khan
There would be nothing wrong in saying that Saif Ali Khan’s daughter Sara Khan stole the show at Anushka’s Mumbai Reception by dressing in an absolutely charming Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla lehenga set. She paired the light green colored lehenga with an elegant set of earrings and simple hairdo.
Priyanka Chopra looked absolutely royal and elegant in a phenomenal golden Banarasi Saree and green blouse. She had beautifully complemented it with simple jewelry and make up, which further impressed upon her elegance.
Sridevi and Boney Kapoor
Sridevi gave serious saree goals by donning on a rich blue and black velvet Manish Malhotra saree. The way her saree beautifully fit and molded the curves of her body was absolutely stunning.
This ageless Bollywood diva looked simply radiant at Anushka's Mumbai reception in a golden black Tarun Tahiliani saree with a hand embroidered full sleeved tulle blouse. She accessorized it with big lovely golden jhumkas.
No amount of praise will be sufficient to describe this Bollywood beauty. She looked absolutely regal and resplendent in a luxurious pink and golden saree with a long sleeved pink blouse. Teamed up with it was a swanky jewelry comprising of a grand necklace, earrings and bangles.
Actress Bhumi Pednekar looked nothing less than a princess in a beautiful, flamboyant full white lehenga with a full sleeved blouse.
Kirti looked absolutely dazzling in an all-white Manish Malhotra saree with an off shoulder sequined blouse. The saree had dreamy pearled embroidery and detailed threadwork on a transparent base. Undoubtedly she looked a perfect combination of elegance and style.
Aditi Rao Hydari
Known for her one of a kind fashion sense, actress Aditi Rao slayed in a Manish Malhotra Banarasi handloom lehenga, woven in metallic yarns. Adding grace to it was the beautiful satin velvet off shoulder royal blue blouse. She was also wearing a diamond studded choker and single stud earrings.
She looked dapper in a black Anarkali with dot motifs and metallic fringing. It was teamed with a hand embroidered gilet.
Actress Richa Chadha looked ravishing in a flamboyant icy blue lehenga with sequin and intricate embroidery all over it. The blouse was off shoulder and encrusted with sequins. She completed her look with a matching feathered hemmed drape. This beautiful lehenga was designed by Manish Malhotra.
The breathtaking diva clothed herself in a soft peach colored saree with handcrafted roses for the evening. It was paired with a tasseled off shoulder blouse. Her impressive attire was designed by Manish Malhotra.
The style icon cum director Karan Johar looked splendid in a black and white sherwani by his dear friend cum designer Manish Malhotra.
Harbhajan Singh and Yuvraj Singh
Both the cricketers looked dapper in Anushka’s Mumbai Reception. Yuvraj looked impressive in a red kurta pajama paired with royal red embroidered gilet. Harbhajan Singh, on the other hand opted for something simpler and dressed in a simple cream coat and brown pants.
Sidharth Malhotra, one of the most personable actor of the Bollywood industry looked charming in a Prussian blue bandh gala and black pants. His ensemble was designed by Manish Malhotra.
Former cricketer Saurav Ganguly looked ruggedly handsome at Anushka’s Mumbai Reception dressed in a royal blue kurta, designer silver blue gilet and white pajama.
Anurag kashyap arrived at the venue with his daughter Aaliya Kashyap, who looked beautiful in a white and red lehenga.