We met Bollywood star and fashion icon, Bipasha Basu on her recent visit to Dubai. The dusky beauty shares her thoughts about Dubai and her love for diamonds.
In a quick tête-à-tête here’s what do you didn’t know about her.
What does your name mean?
Bipasha means deep dark desire… I don't know why my parents named me that, but I really like my name.
Which is that one piece of jewelry every girl should own?
Every girl should wear diamonds, and a solitaire is a must! We as women feel a lot of emotions and for each emotion there is always a piece of jewelry.
Which is your favorite shopping destination?
Though India has a lot on brands coming in and everything is easily available, Bipasha’s favorite shopping location is Dubai, mainly for its variety. “Dubai is mecca of shopping and whenever I want to shop, I come down. As an actor, shopping here has a lot more freedom and is comfortable. It gets a bit more chaotic back home, but here I feel a lot more secure."
What do you shop for in Dubai?
Dubai is known for luxury. It definitely has to be lot of luxury and it ranges from everything.
Bipasha Basu was here to grace the launch of Indian jeweler Gitanjali at Paris Gallery in The Dubai Mall. While in the city, she also walked the ramp for Archana Kocchar’s fashion show at Atlantis, The Palm.