01/6Friendship Day special: From Kareena Kapoor Khan to Alia Bhatt, here’s a list of Bollywood actors and their real-life fashion designer best friends
While the acting and fashion industry go hand in hand, having a fashion designer as a best friend can be very handy for anyone from the Bollywood industry. From curating bespoke red carpet ensembles in a short notice to taking care of styling sessions for every event, some designers always made sure that their famous best friends are always putting their best foot in fashion. Curious to find out who are these best friends in Bollywood? From Kareena Kapoor Khan to Alia Bhatt, here’s a Friendship Day special list of Bollywood stars and their real-life fashion designer best friends who supported each other through thick and thin.
Photo credit: Instagram
02/6Alia Bhatt and Masaba Gupta
Actress Alia Bhatt and Masaba Gupta’s friendship dates back to their childhood days as both the starkid’s mothers were the first generation BFF. While both Masaba and Alia have several mutual friends, as per sources, both regularly keep up with each other and spent time over parties, sleepovers, or even mother-daughter outings. Besides, Alia has several times sported Masaba’s creation to support her best friend while Masaba has always acknowledged Alia as “pure magic.”
Photo credit: Masaba Gupta Instagram
03/6Kareena Kapoor Khan and Manish Malhotra
While Manish Malhotra has been in the industry for the longest time, he has been closest to Kareena Kapoor Khan like none else. Manish and Kareena have been friends since Kareena was a little kid. Besides making sure Kareena’s style statement is always on point, Manish was the only stylist for Kareena’s wedding which only included her closest people. The duo has been spotted together many times in parties, getaways, fashion shows and other events.
Photo credit: Manish Malhotra Instagram
04/6Bachchans and Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla
From Amitabh Bachchan to Aishwarya Bachchan to Navya Naveli Nanda, the Bachchans have several times stunned in AJSK costumes. In fact, the entire Bachchan family, including Jaya Bachchan, exclusively supports Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla, right from the inception of the label, their first outlet, Mata Hari. Added to this, even, Shweta Bachchan has once been a showstopper for the designer duo’s couture show.
Photo credit: Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla Instagram
05/6Sonam Kapoor Ahuja and Shehla Khan
Popular designer Shehla Khan and Sonam Kapoor Ahuja have known each other since their early childhood days before they gained popularity in their respective right. While both the fashionistas have supported each other through their love and friendship, Sonam has also been the face for Shehla’s label Shehlaa by Shehla Khan.
Photo credit: Shehla Khan Instagram
06/6Bipasha Basu and Rocky S
Model turned actress Bipasha Basu’s friendship with designer Rocky S is well-known in the industry as both have been very much involved in each other’s life. Not only Bipasha had previously walked the ramp for Rocky several times, but she has also been an active part of Rocky’s new launches and campaigns. Added to this, Ricky has also featured Bipasha’s beau, Karan Singh Grover in his shoots. No wonder, Bipasha calls her best friend designer her “rock.”
Photo credit: Rocky S Instagram