Anushka Sharma is playing a jazz singer in the film, which is set in the era of the ‘50s. Anushka reportedly took three hours to get dressed in order to get the look of the character right. It would start with her fitting into the costume and having her trials. That would be followed by a hair sitting to get a look that fits into the character. There are specifications to the make-up that the director needed, so that too was a time-consuming process.
” Niharika Khan has designed the costumes for Anushka Sharma in Bombay Velvet.
Niharika Khan, who styled Anushka’s look in the film, apparently designed more than 140 costumes for the actor! This was done in order to make her character visually appealing onscreen.