Saifeena (as their fans fondly call them) were in a five-year relationship, when Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor finally decided to settle down. It was the grand affair, Four hotels, one helipad was booked for Saif-Kareena wedding . The celebration began with a pre-wedding bash at Kareenas Bandra residence. Buddies Malaika Arora Khan, Amrita Arora, Shakeel Ladak and Tusshar Kapoor shimmied to well-choreographed moves by Karan Johar. There was an array of dance performances to popular Bollywood numbers dedicated to the lovely couple.
The terrace venue was covered to prevent media getting a snoop. It was very closed-knit nuptials, only family members and few friends were present to shower their blessings. It was a registered wedding at Saifs Bandra residence on Tuesday afternoon i.e 16th October 2012. Saif looked dapper in Raghavendra Rathore creation, and beautiful bride Kareena Kapoor complemented his royal prince by dazzling in her vintage styled traditional wedding trousseau dressed by Indias top fashion designer and very dear friend Manish Malhotra. Just after the wedding, Manish Malhotra tweeted -They just exchanged vows at the Taj Mahal hotel in Colaba, Mumbai. There were no saath pheras.
They did not adhere to any particular style of wedding. Post their private wedding, the couple threw grand receptions in Mumbai and in Delhi. Their reception saw creme de la creme of Business Tycon, Politicians, Sport stars, Bollywood bigwigs of India, from PM Manmohan Singhs wife Gursharan Kaur to Rahul Gandhi to B-Town celebs like Karan Johar, Shahrukh Khan, Amitabh Bachan. Besides the industry people, the marriage was also marked by Saifs entire family including daughter Sara, from his first wife Amrita Singh. The young girl gelled quite well with stepmom Kareena and the duo’s pictures from the wedding, grabbed many eyeballs. Bless the couple and join in our happiness, Sharmila, who looked regal and resplendent in a gold sari, told reporters here outside the well-decked government bungalow at Aurangzeb Road. Kareenas parents Randhir Kapoor and Babita were also present. We wish this royal couple a blissful life!
Wedding Vendors: Wedding Lehenga: Manish Malhotra | Groom Attire: Raghavendra Rathore | Wedding Reception – Taj Mahal Hotel | Venue Decoration & Designing: Aditi Ahmad, Creative Director Charbagh