Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has remained the epitome of Indian beauty and known for her fashion appeal. Ever since her victory in the Miss World Beauty Pageant in 1994, the diva has acquired International recognition initially as a super model and later for her outstanding contribution to the Indian cinema. Her spectacular performances in some of the most challenging roles in movies including ‘Provoked’, ‘Raincoat’, ‘Jodhaa Akbar’, ‘Devdas’, ‘Chokher Bali’, ‘Guzarish’ and many others have won her name, fame and recognition as a highly talented actress not only in Bollywood but also in foreign films. Her styling sense and outstanding confidence on the ramp has left everyone mesmerized with loads of praises being showered on her by the eminent fashion reporters and critics.
Ever since the promotion of ‘Devdas’ at Cannes Film Festival in France, in 2002, she has remained one of the major personalities who stole the limelight every year at various events including active participation in Loreal promotions as the brand ambassador. She was an achiever and being credited as the youngest Indian who became a jury member at the festival in 2003. She has worn several outfits like designer sarees, Evening Gowns and many others during these events. Her gowns have remained a matter of attraction for many and most importantly, because of her sense of styling, accessory combinations, and above all her legendary persona.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has maintained the international style icon image for almost two decades, and it seems that the journey has just begun and the legendary actress has many more milestones to cover. She has always maintained a distinct stature and ageless beauty that is the perfect balance to wear aristocratic western outfits including mermaid gowns. Her simplicity in terms of jewellery is noteworthy with the gowns that feature a refine look to perfectly justify the event of such grandeur.
Aishwarya Rai Best Appearances at International Events in Evening Gowns
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan accompanied her husband Abhishek to the 61st Cannes Film Festival in 2008 in a vibrant fuchsia gown by Roberto Cavalli. Her simplicity in terms of make up, accessories and jewellery exhibits her natural beauty. Her gown definitely adds a touch of elegance to her persona.
Aishwarya in a stunning designer black gown during the premier of her Hollywood movie, Pink Panther 2 in 2009. She tied her hair into a pony tail and complimented the dress with a beautiful diamond neck piece. She also carried a matching clutch bag that matched her gown perfectly as she walked The Red Carpet in black and silver stilettos.
Aishwarya poses for a photo shoot and the media with great confidence during the premier of Pin Panther 2.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in a beautiful fairy white gown at the 62nd Cannes Film Festival in 2009. Her diamond and pearl earrings, twisted top bun hairstyle, and her outstanding confidence while facing the media is simply amazing.
Aishwarya Rai walks the red carpet with Eva Longaria during the “Blindness” premiere held at the Palais des Festivals held on May 14, 2009 during the 61st Cannes Film Festival.
Aishwarya in an embellished mermaid gown at the opening ceremony of 64th Cannes Film Festival in 2011. She carried the designer ‘Cosma’ clutch by Jimmy Choo with the very elegant one shoulder off-white Peplum gown. The outfit was part of the Elie Saab House’s Haute Couture, Spring Collection 2011. She tied her hair into a casual bun to create a difference.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with Eva Longoria at the Premiere of “Tournee” at the 63rd Cannes Film Festival 2010. The diva wore a black gown in strapless mermaid style with sequin work. Her hair was finely tied and moved confidently in black high heel pump shoes. She carried a black shimmer purse on the occasion.
Aishwarya during the product launch event of Loreal Paris Kajal Magique in December 2013 in Mumbai. She wore a lace gown in black with a very broad black belt. Her hair was beautifully done as she let her locks open. The all black ensemble including black eye shadow and a stylish leather watch was intelligently paired to match the product colour.
Left: Aishwarya in hot and stunning black gown during the Cannes Film Festival 2005. Flaunting curls, she let her hair open to make an all time style appeal. The jewellery was noteworthy on the occasion – long diamond earrings and broad bracelet. She walked the red carpet in black pointed high-heeled footwear.
Right: Aishwarya Rai in a strapless navy blue Elie Saab strapless evening gown paired with a designer diamond necklace during the 59th Cannes Film Festival 2006 at the premiere of “The Wind That Shakes The Barley” held in May 18.