Mumbai: Indian actress and International fashion icon Sonam Kapoor ,recently wowed the international press as she sashayed down the red carpet of the 67th Cannes Film Festival looking every bit a vintage Hollywood dream, making it her most unforgettable appearance at Cannes this far.
The actress and poster-girl for fashion that had the paparazzi clicking away with several international press referring to her as “Indian Princess” , trended in the country on both days of her appearance.
If that wasn’t all, Sonam Kapoor also put Elie Saab on the map in India as the couture brand trended in the country for the very first time. For her next red carpet appearance, the actress donned a contemporary pale pink Anamika Khanna couture net saree and accessorized it with a choker from her mother Sunita Kapoor’s line which led to Anamika Khanna trending on Twitter the very next day.
What’s more impressive was the fact that L’oreal ‘s social media following increased exponentially , literally doubling in a mere 2 days time.
As per the sources, “ Sonam Kapoor despite sporting international fashion runway looks with élan chose to don a contemporary India saree, keeping to her traditional roots and in turn promoted Indian designs and designers on an international platform. The actress and fashion icon also interacted with her fans there.A popular microblogging site was hit by the Sonam Kapoor fever with everything from her looks,her designers,her brands et al trending in the country”.