Freida Pinto wasn’t the only one who added Indian flavour to the 69th annual Golden Globe Awards in California on Sunday night. Actor Guy Pearce’s wife Kate Mestitz flaunted a full-back
tattoo at the star-studded Hollywood gala while actor Catherine Rusoff turned up in a
, complete with heavy embroidery on the panels, a
and traditional jewellery to go with it.
Style watchers back home are happy to see the global red carpet going
. “The fact that Kate got
tattooed shows that she has a fascination for the Hindu god. Most of our gods’ images have beautiful colours and designs,” says celebrity stylist Manjaree Jindal.
“After the Sanskrit
, it’s great to see Hollywood take interest in our scriptures and gods,” says stylist Nisha Kundnani.
appearance has left designers pleasantly surprised. “It’s great to see a non-Indian wear a
at an international red carpet event. Perhaps this’ll make more people look eastward for red carpet dressing,” says Delhi-based designer Namrata Joshipura.