The gorgeous Diva of the B-town, Rekha, turns 67 today. Rekha was only 12 when she made her debut in the Telugu film, Rangula Ratnam (1966). We indeed love her every attire. She is the epitome of beauty. Kanjeevaram silks to multicoloured Banarasi weaves, this veteran’s wardrobe can serve as the ultimate masterclass in wearing heritage silk saris. Every time she steps out in her trademark Kanjeevaram saree, Rekha has the nation in awe of her grace and poise.
On her birthday, let’s look at the best sarees that she owns and we totally love.
- In a golden tissue Kanjivaram silk saree.
Rekha was spotted at Armaan Jain’s wedding reception wearing a beautiful golden Kanjivaram saree with pink borders along with a matching full sleeved blouse. Her choice of accessories included gorgeous layered guttapusalu necklaces, jhumkas, maang tikka and bangles. She looked so elegant and graceful with her iconic gajra and matching potli in tow.
2. Rekha in a gold silk saree at Chappaak premiere.
At the premiere of Chappaak, Rekha sported a gold kanjeevaram silk saree which she paired with a matching full sleeve brocade blouse. She chose dangling pearl earrings, kundan kadas and an embroidered potli to go with her saree. The gajra clad bun and deep red lips further accentuated her beauty.
3.Pink and gold silk saree.
The timeless beauty, Rekha looked heavenly in the pink and gold Kanjeevaram saree with a pink brocade elbow length sleeves blouse at a wedding. She layered with her favourite guttapusalu necklaces, matching jhumkas and bangles. She looked glamorous as she walked in her iconic deep red lipstick and matching gold potli bag.
4. Purple and Gold Kanjeevaram.
Rekha indeed knows how to slay every look. In this purple and gold saree Rekha looked like a stunning diva. She paired the vibrant gold and purple kanjeevaram saree with a matching full sleeved blouse. Layered neck pieces, jhumkas and a lovely maang tikka. She adorned her statement potli bag which looked gorgeous. She wore this saree, at Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone’s wedding.
5. Rekha in a green tissue Kanjivaram silk saree.
At Javed Akhtar’s birthday bash held in Mumbai, Rekha opted for a brilliant metallic lime green hue. She paired the green tissue Kanjeevaram saree by Manish Malhotra with a matching full sleeved blouse. She looked extremely glamorous in beautiful polki jewellery, a matching gold potli and her classic gajra bun. We’re so in awe of her grace, even at this age!
6. Dhoti saree.
Metallics in dhoti style drape, this is what she sported at Sonam Kapoor & Anand Ahuja’s wedding. Rekha knows how to slay every look.