The year 2016 has raised the standards when it comes to the glam quotient. The fashion and film magazines this year gave enough fodder with their iconic cover pages and sensational photo shoots. From Ranbir and Aishwarya’s fresh pairing to Alia and Sidharth’s sizzling chemistry, the magazines featured some hot power couples gracing their covers.
Priyanka Chopra’s unparalleled performance on the international level, Deepika Padukone becoming the sexiest Asian woman, Katrina Kaif nailing it with her ‘Bridechilla’ avatar and Kareena Kapoor’s adorable maternity photo shoot; these leading ladies have been ruling the covers of the top fashion magazines like never before! Take a look at the top 10 magazine covers in 2016 and their respective photo shoots.
1. Deepika Padukone on Femina March 2016 Cover
The pictures from the Filmfare March 2016 shoot are enthralling with Deepika’s beauty. She continues to conquer new heights and was titled the sexiest Asian woman in a recent poll. We can’t wait to watch her in her upcoming Hollywood action flick xXx: The Return of Xander Cage opposite Vin Diesel.
2. Alia Bhatt and Fawad Khan on Filmfare March 2016 Cover
Alia Bhatt and Fawad Khan were seen together in Kapoor and Sons and they are elevating the Filmfare magazine Cover with their individual panache. While Alia looks cute in fringes, Fawad is rocking it with his killer gaze. The two look adorable as a team sporting some really fashionable outfits.
3. Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra on Vogue March 2016 Cover
How cute are these two! It was a battle of the BFFs and Alia and Sidharth raised the mercury in the exotic location of Maldives. This cover caught everyone’s attention as the two are seen romancing on the luminous waters in stylish beach wear. Alia and Sidharth’s solidarity in the pics is too hot to handle.
4. Anushka Sharma on Vogue May 2016 Cover
Doesn’t she look like a gorgeous diva? Anushka is seen in a black floral ensemble with braided hair on the cover of Vogue May issue. The cover rightly describes her as ‘Daring, Darling and Unscripted.’ The pics from her shoot are high on the oomph factor! She looks smoking hot in the couture and has been styled by Anaita Shroff Adajania.
5. Priyanka Chopra on Maxim June-July 2016 Cover
Is there anything she can’t do? Priyanka had a tremendous 2016 and is only outdoing herself every time. She presented at the Oscar’s this year, was awarded the Padma Shri, hosted the Global Citizen Festival in New York, jetting between two time zones and invited to numerous chat shows and is also featuring in Baywatch. Very recently she was appointed UNICEF’s Global Goodwill ambassador. With the sexy Maxim Cover shoot, this desi girl-gone-global proves that she is truly one of the most influential Indians.
6. Kareena and Karisma Kapoor on Hello! India October 2016 Issue
It’s ‘the Kapoor sisters’ all the way! Kareena and Karisma Kapoor became the cover girls for Hello! Magazine October issue. Dressed in gorgeously designed lehengas, the Kapoor sisters looked breathtakingly beautiful and royal in Manish Malhotra ensembles. Mum-to-be Kareena Kapoor flaunted her baby bump. Manish’s excellent creation is leaving us all spellbound.
7. Ranbir Kapoor and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan on Filmfare November 2016 Cover
Steamy is the word! Ranbir and Aishwarya surprised us with their crackling chemistry in Karan Johar’s Ae Dil Hai Mushkil. The two featured on the cover of Filmfare Magazine and they’ve set the temperatures soaring. Being in each other’s arms on the couch, the entire essence of the photoshoot is intense and beautiful.
8. Deepika Padukone on Vogue November 2016 Issue
Deepika Padukone looks straight out of a fairy tale in this dreamy photoshoot of Vogue November issue. She played muse to designer Sabyasachi and looks ravishing in a saree. Photographer Tarun Vishwa has brilliantly captured Deepika’s exquisite Benaresi look and the regal sets for the shoot.
9. Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan on Harper’s Bazaar Bride November 2016 Cover
Now these two are giving us some serious relationship goals. Saif and Kareena show us what is called Royal dressing. For the Harper’s Bazaar Bride cover the duo pulled off wedding wear with such elan. Preggo Kareena flaunted her baby bump in the embellished kurtas and lehengas.
10. Katrina Kaif on Harper’s Bazaar Bride January 2017 Issue
Another shoot at the Maldives! Katrina Kaif turned muse for celebrity fashion designer Manish Malhotra. It celebrates his 50 years and his interpretation of the modern Indian bride, who is chic, sensual, confident, and embraces the contemporary style without leaving traditional values behind. The pictures from the shoot are captivating with Katrina looking stunningly hot as a beach bride along with the perfect backdrop of the turquoise sea.
Let us know which Magazine Cover you liked the most.