Supermodel Gigi Hadid’s Unforgettable First India Trip: Poses with Bollywood Stars and Showcases Indian Craftsmanship
Gigi Hadid shared several pictures from her visit to Mumbai, where she attended the Nita Mukesh Ambani Cultural Centre (NMACC) event and experienced the rich culture and heritage of India.
Supermodel Gigi Hadid recently visited India for the first time, and she can’t stop raving about her unforgettable experience. The Victoria’s Secret Angel took to Instagram to share several pictures from her visit to Mumbai, where she attended the Nita Mukesh Ambani Cultural Centre (NMACC) event and explored the city’s rich culture and heritage.
During her visit, Gigi Hadid had the opportunity to meet some of Bollywood’s biggest stars, including Aishwarya Rai and Shah Rukh Khan, and showcase Indian craftsmanship by wearing a stunning saree designed by Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla.
NMACC Event Showcasing Indian Creativity and Heritage
The NMACC event, hosted by the Ambani family, was a celebration of Indian creativity and heritage. Gigi Hadid attended the opening nights of two exhibitions: The Great Indian Musical and India in Fashion, which showcased the impact of Indian dress and textiles on the fashionable imagination.
Gigi Hadid was impressed by the exhibits and praised the Ambani family for their vision and dedication to nurturing future generations of creatives. She said, “After seeing the opening nights of The Great Indian Musical and India in Fashion exhibit, I learned so much & know this venue will nurture future generations to explore their passions—from dance to design, from music to art.”
Posing with Bollywood Stars
During the NMACC event, Gigi Hadid had the opportunity to meet and pose with Bollywood stars Aishwarya Rai and Shah Rukh Khan. She shared pictures of herself with the stars on Instagram and expressed her admiration for them.
In one of the photos, Gigi Hadid posed with Aishwarya Rai and her daughter Aaradhya Bachchan. She wrote, “Unforgettable first trip to India. Much love.”
In another photo, Gigi Hadid posed for the camera with Shah Rukh Khan, who is known as the King of Bollywood. She said, “The @nmacc.india Gala was a celebration of Indian craftsmanship, and its inspiration on fashion internationally.”
Showcasing Indian Craftsmanship
Gigi Hadid also showcased Indian craftsmanship by wearing a stunning saree designed by Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla. The Chikankari saree was made in the Lucknow region of India and took a year to make. Each woman who crafted it specializes in a different stitch, which is a testament to their remarkable workmanship.
Gigi Hadid was thrilled to wear the saree and expressed her gratitude to Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla for creating such a masterpiece. She said, “It was my honor and joy to showcase this masterpiece designed by @abujanisandeepkhosla. I’ll never forget it.”
Exploring Mumbai’s Rich Culture and Heritage
Apart from attending the NMACC event, Gigi Hadid also explored Mumbai’s rich culture and heritage. She shared pictures of herself in front of the Gateway of India, a famous landmark in Mumbai. She also visited a church and enjoyed coconut water from a street vendor.
Gigi Hadid’s visit to India was a memorable experience that she will cherish for a long time. She was impressed by the country’s rich culture and heritage and praised the Ambani family for their commitment to promoting Indian creativity. Her visit also showcased the close ties between Bollywood and the international fashion world, and the importance