Holding hands, ex-flame Deepika Padukone-Ranbir Kapoor shines at Mijwan show


As said, ex-flames Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone walked the ramp for Mijwan fashion show and set the ramp on fire. They sparked incredible chemistry as they turned showstoppers for ace designer Manish Malhotra.

Deepika Padukone looked million dollars in a ravishing pearlescent lehenga choli with heavy embroidery with a long tail. She donned million dollar smile on her face. While Bollywood heartthrob Ranbir, looked charming in a monochrome black floral embroidered sherwani. The ex-couple also walked hand-in-hand. 

The collection showcases the intricate Indian embroidery craftsmanship in Chikankari in various texture.

Organized by Mijwan Welfare Society, founded by Azmi’s late father and a legendary poet — Kaifi Azmi helps funding the education and welfare of the people of Mijwan, it show the presence of many well-known celebrities..

The ace fashion designer showcases the chikankari craft at the fashion event being made by Mijwan’s women, which will be styled into fashionable silhouettes along with the touch of Malhotra’s signature style.

The annual fundraiser show was attended by Waheeda Rahman, Asha Parekh, Nandita Das, Javed Akhtar, Huma Qureshi, Nushrat Bharucha, Yami Gautam, Mouni Roy, Kirti Kharbanda, among many others.

In an exclusive interview with India Today Online, talking about choosing Ranbir and Deepika to represent the collection, Manish Malhotra had said, "Cinema has a very strong influence and penetration in India, and the celebrities who walk for my shows personify the spirit of the collection. We are very excited to have Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor come together for The Walk of Mijwan this year. I have had the pleasure of working with them in the film Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani before--and they are larger-than-life style icons for Indians all around the world.

In Deepika, I see confidence, grace and femininity that encapsulates the collection seamlessly, while Ranbir has an effortless sense of style in whatever he chooses to wear. His strong individuality and magnetism resonate the Manish Malhotra man."

The event was held at the JW Marriott on Thursday evening.