Pics: Colourful mehendi of Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli’s wedding at Italy was a dreamy and intimate affair. Only handful of people were present at the pre-wedding and wedding ceremony butall the ceremony were colourful, entertaining and full of happiness. Not only their engagement and wedding were a fun-filled affair but their mehendi and sangeet was also no less. All the guests and relatives had a great fun at Viruksha’s mehendi.

The couple got wedded according to Hindu rituals.  At the mehendi, Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli was styled in designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee’s outfits.  Anushka Sharma wore a blue and pink floral outfit while Virat matched his bride with a pink jacket and a white kurta pyjama.

Describing the looks of the bride, the designer wrote on Instagram, "For her mehendi, Anushka @anushkasharma wanted a boho look full of bright colours. Hot pink was her favourite. We created a graphic lehenga in fuchsia pink and Indian orange. It was hand-printed by the famed Calcutta block printers and hand-embroidered with gota and marori. Artists from The Sabyasachi Art Foundation rendered a beautiful sixties pop print and it was silk screen printed, hand woven Indian silk."

He added, "Anushka accessorised herself with earrings from the Sabyasachi Heritage Jewelry collection, a stunning pair of jhumkas crafted in 22k gold with Iranian turquoise, tourmalines, uncut diamonds and Japanese cultured pearls. Custom juttis in hand woven brocade and zardosi completed the look."

"Virat opted for a signature khadi kurta churidaar with our classic fuchsia pink textured silk Nehru jacket detailed with the Sabyasachi House blazer buttons. A custom tan leather jutti with a zardosi crest was created for the ensemble," said Sabyasachi.     

Anushka issused an official statement on her social media account informing her marriage to Virat. The actress’s official account read: "Today we have promised each other to be bound in love forever. We are truly blessed to share the news with you. This beautiful day will be made more special with the love and support of our family of fans & well wishers. Thank you for being such an important part of our journey."

Two receptions have been planned in India, one will be held in Virat's hometown in New Delhi on December 21, another in Mumbai on December 26 for friends and colleagues. Bollywood’s who’s who are expected to grace the wedding reception of Viruksha. The guest list is likely to include Anushka's co-stars Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif and many more and Virat's cricketing buddies will be sent invitation.

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli will live in their new apartment in Worli, Mumbai. The newly married will ring in the New Year in South Africa, where Virat will play a series. Anushka Sharma will fly back to resume shooting with SRK and Katrina.

A spokesperson for Anushka Sharma said in the statement: "We are extremely grateful to the media for their support and understanding in making this special occasion a memorable one and thank them for their continued love and support."

Here’s wishing Anushka and Virat Kohli a happy married life!
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