Corsets used to be about slimming your figure or emphasizing your waist size, but that is no longer the case. Women of all shapes and sizes can now wear them and look and feel sexy. In this episode of Bollywood Trends, anchor Simran Bharti shares style lessons on how to style corsets from famous Bollywood celebrities.
Tara Sutaria wore a boned corset with lace detailing as a top and paired it with a matching pair of anti-fit pants, black boots, and matching hoop earrings in this look.
Corsets are also becoming a popular silhouette for designers looking to experiment with Indian wear. OR are you looking to spice up your Indian attire?
Manish Malhotra replaced the top half of an Anarkali with a corset and even made the garment backless in this look worn by Alia Bhatt.
Alia accessorised her corset Anarkali with dome-shaped jhumkas and a few gold rings.
Bhumi Pednekar was also seen wearing a chikankari lehenga with a corset-inspired blouse design. Tarun Tahiliani experimented with a corset with boning and handmade embroidery in this draped skirt set.
When styling a corset with ethnic wear or corset-design ethnic wear, choose statement ethnic jewellery such as jhumkas, bohemian or gold rings, Kundan headbands, and so on.
Is a corset feminine enough to wear with a skirt? Janhvi Kapoor demonstrates how. Janhvi Kapoor wore a lace corset top with a mini slit skirt and a white blazer in this look.
She accessorised her all-black ensemble with silver hoop earrings and a layered necklace.
Style your corset with a blazer and a monochromatic look to make it look format.
Bhumi Pednekar chose a corset to wear as well, but she styled it casually. The Bollywood actress wore a white t-shirt dress with a gold corset on top.
STYLE TIP: A great way to style a printed corset is with a plain T-shirt or a T-shirt dress.