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  1. sunny at | | Reply

    Nah, American desis love heavy work, love bling. I think we’re more responsible for the persistence of the ridiculously tacky rhinestoned and sequined georgette sari than saas-bahu soaps. This is why I’m getting married in India. If you shop here you will be paying $500-$1000 on the the above-mentioned garbage.

    Of course, Deepika doesn’t look like garbage. My word, that girl is soooooo beautiful. The first picture is total beauty queen status. Love this girl’s looks and body. I’ve never seen her in real life, but I would assume she moves regally.

  2. pdaervo at | | Reply

    The first one immediately made me think red white and blue (which is funny for an India Day Parade)
    …I don’t partucularly like Manish Malhotra so the saree is pretty blech for me
    The ‘Tarun Tahiliani’ Lehenga is pretty but a bit too much and the ‘Shantanu-Nikhil’ Lehenga looks pretty but…still maybe too much?
    She looks pretty too, but I think she should have went with (what I’m assuming) is her natural hair from the first pick all the way (she looks so pretty) she has the whole extentions-framing-boob thing going on…
    bah…i still have a girl crush on her :)

  3. pdaervo at | | Reply

    dude…how many times did I say “pretty” o_O

  4. sunny at | | Reply

    I’m pretty sure she’s sporting her own hair, styled with a curling iron. It looks very I’m-going-to-prom :)

  5. Kashmira at | | Reply

    I hope this sari is not as ugly as Shilpa’s. Loved the Tarun T. lehenga. I would totally wear it. Hope to see full length pics of the S&N one

  6. Adi at | | Reply

    she looks pretty in the first pic.

  7. saba at | | Reply

    she is soo beautiful but unfortunately doesn quite dress to the occasion…….the tt lehenga is beautiful but indeed too much for the day

  8. ariel001 at | | Reply

    love the manish malothra sari.it looks so gorgeous with the red and blue.

    btw.i think priyanka was the greatest grand marshall so far after bipasha and deepika.plus priyanka always dresses simple and very beautiful.

    but deepika is still gorgeous.

  9. K at | | Reply

    Looks like she dressed for a Navratri mela festival than an independence day event!

  10. Surbhi at | | Reply

    the Tarun T lehenga is soo gorgeous.. love the various kalis that give it such a full effect..
    not liking the MM saree- its the same as always.. jhatak red and jhatak blue..
    need to see more of G&N lehenga..
    but all in all, the girl is looking wonderful

  11. Bsimple at | | Reply

    she looks really pretty overall…not liking the MM dress, but TT and S & N seem better…totally adore her lipstick color in the first pic..:)

  12. Neetal at | | Reply

    dont you think her saree in first picture … sort of reminds of Kareena’s black and red saree… she wore on sawariya premiere… with velvet border (manish creation)

    I guess i have to see the whole picture

  13. simran at | | Reply

    she looks lovely in all! and yeah the second one i sheavy – but its like what sunny said – Indian Desis love heavy and bling stuff ! if she wore something simple I am sure everyone would have been like Deepika is dressed so BLAH!
    i really like her! she looks young and maachi fresh !! – like a Liril girl :)

  14. Adit at | | Reply

    Sunny, she is even more beautiful in person, and very very down to earth. On ramp she is fab, and lovely skin, lovely smile…million dollar smile, and she does not choose her clothes apparently has a stylist (who sometimes should be sacked)…Tarun, S and N and Manish gave her these outfits to wear, and except the first saree, all the rest have been done to death…. I mean that literally.

  15. Inexplicably ! at | | Reply

    She has that quiet beauty which makes her so endearing….

  16. dahlia noir at | | Reply

    She is just fabulous… Ranbir is a lucky man :p

  17. jia at | | Reply

    How can someone look soo indian and so universal at the same time , so simple yet so stunning at once. Deeps u rock !!

  18. melange at | | Reply

    HOW do u get skin like that? Its awesome!

  19. Sharin at | | Reply

    I totally agree with Jia. She looks very indian, yet I think she has an international face and international appeal. I really think she could have gone very far in modeling, perhaps farther than now when she has transitioned into acting. I could see her being a huge supermodel like Miranda, Gisele (ok maybe not as big as Gisele but you know what I mean). I love her outfits, they probably HAVE been done to death but I reckon this is the best they’ve ever looked! I love the lengha during the day.. might not have been TIME appropriate but it was event appropriate.

  20. Sharin at | | Reply

    Oh but I really really wish she would lose those ugly contact lenses. Sooooo ugly. It ruins everythinggggggg because of the “im trying to look white/like Ash” feel they give her.

  21. Adit at | | Reply

    Jamuna pai in Bandra, or Dinayar in town, I live in town and its Dinayar for me, eh is fab

  22. janvi at | | Reply

    agree that she needs to lose the Im an ash-wannabe contact lenses.

  23. ria at | | Reply

    is it me, or she looks too much like a mannequin? pretty girl, but she seems very stiff and unnatural.

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