Photos: B-Town up the glam quotient for Vogue Beauty Awards

The Vogue Beauty Awards 2018 held on July 31 was a fashionable affair which saw a deluge of celebrities from the tinsel town in attendance. The red carpet veterans upped their fashion game this time, while the debutants and debutantes grabbed their best gowns and tuxedos for the night.

The competition was tough as all the celebrities looked absolutely dapper and stylish and it would be strenous to pick our favourites.  

From the veterans, B-Town actors including Shah Rukh KhanKatrina KaifRajkummar RaoKangana RanautSaif Ali KhanShabana Azmi and Vidya Balan were present at the do. From the younger brigade, Janhvi Kapoor and Kartik Aaryan upped the glam quotient at the function. 

At the event, Sacred Games star Saif Ali Khan was awarded the The Most Beautiful Man of the Year, while Shah Rukh Khan took home The Man of the Decade honour. Dhadak actress Janhvi bagged the Fresh Face award, while Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety fame Kartik, won the Heartthrob of the Year award. 

Ali Fazal and Richa Chadha, who made their red carpet debut at the Venice Film Festival this year, were declared the Most Beautiful Couple. Vidya Balan, whose Tumhari Sulu earned much critical and commercial acclaim, took home the Flawless Face award. 

Gearing up for Zero and Thugs of Hindostan, Katrina Kaif bagged the Fitspiration of the Year prize. Kangana Ranaut, the Queen of Bollywood, was bestowed with Beauty of the Year award, while celebrity designer Manish Malhotra paid a tribute to Sridevi at the outset. 

The award function wasn’t just about awards! The fashion quotient at the red carpet was soaring.

Mallika Sherawat, Richa Chadha and Tanisha Mukherjee grabbed eye-balls at the award function.
Dia Mirza played it safe with a floor-length red number but took her overall look up a notch with slicked back hair. Mandira Bedi too kept it simple with a black outfit, while Tara went out all gold and looked sheek and classy.
Vidya looked stunning in a simple black saree which she accessorised with dangling earrings. On the other hand, Shabana looked evergreen in a cream and maroon coloured saree as she left her hair open, while Raveena pulled off that red gown with grace.
Shikha, Sonal, Mithila and Kubbra look striking as they pose for the camera
Vogue Beauty Awards 2018 red carpet also saw power couples, Angad Bedi-Neha Dhupia and Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge making a dazzling entry.
Rhea looks breathtaking in a short black dress with sheer sleeves. She completed the look with golden-bronze danglers and black heels. Miss World 2017 Manushi turned heads in a Julien Macdonald sheer black dazzling jumpsuit while her hair was styled in a high ponytail. Chitrangada, who’s ‘Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster’ is doing fairly well at the box office looked stylish and sheek in a black embossed gown and red lips. Alanna Panday too looked extraordinary in her black emsemble.
Yami looked gorgeous in an Alena Akhmadullina red power blazer suit attire. Nora Fatehi stepped out in a classic black gown with sheer side panels, while the gorgeous Esha Gupta chose to wear a white Rami Kadi gown. Daisy Shah looked divine in thigh-high slit gown, paired with nude heels and a floral tiara.
The three men in black- Sumeet, Kartik and Ali looked dapper! Kartik pulled off a velvet black blazer, paired with white shirt, black trousers and black shoes amazingly. Sumeet opted for a jodhpuri suit that made him look all the more handsome, while Ali chose to put on a black tuxedo.
Dressed in a silver, feathery Ralph & Russo haute couture, Janhvi Kapoor made her first red carpet appearance after making her Bollywood debut with ‘Dhadak’. Sonakshi Sinha who will next be seen in ‘Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi’ looked absolutely stunning in a golden, sparkly gown, while Nushrat Bharucha robbed our hearts with that straight cut gown of hers!
Kangana upped the fashion game in a red silk gown with a draped ball gown skier and an architectural strapless neckline. She styled the gown with contrasting maroon lips and sleek back hair. Katrina on the other hand, looked stunning in a red satin gown, with nude make-up. The actress wore an Ong Oaj Pairam creation and rocked the thigh-high slit.
Saif Ali Khan who was bestowed with The Most Beautiful Man of the Year award, dedicated it to his son Taimur Ali Khan. Shah Rukh Khan launched the August edition of Vogue magazine, which marks the debut of Suhana Khan with the magazine as the cover star. Rajkummar Rao was rightfully the Man of the Moment

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