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amfAR Gala

Aishwaryashek and Sharon Stone recently cohosted India's first amfAR gala to raise funds for AIDS research. Let's start with one of the hostesses, shall we?

Best in Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla
Vogue/Love Gold, Bollywoodhungama
Nargis wins for her bold yet elegant evening gown. The bold lip really complemented the gown. La Rai's look wasn't shabby by any stretch, just (yawn) on the boring side, as was her typical hair/makeup which lacked the oomph factor you might expect for a gala event.

Best in Beige
Natasha's gown - while certainly elegant - was a whole lot of satin. Sophie's tasteful pleats, and lace detail were more interesting to my eye. Sophie clinched the win with a '20s inspired chignon. Natasha looked a tad pageant-queenish.

Best in Daring
Suchitra's skin-tight, cut-out design was plainly unflattering. Lisa's Tarun Tahiliani number just had too much going on. The desipolitan goes to Sonal, whose Amit Aggarwal gown had plenty of daring details, but stayed on the good side of tasteful.

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