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From berets to checkered shirts: How Dev Anand’s style continues to stay in vogue

Classics never go out of style -- whether a checkered shirt or a crisp white jacket -- and the late actor knew how to ace them all

By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: September 26, 2020 12:21:13 pm
Dev Anand's fashion continues to be a strong proof that classics never go out of style. (Photo: Express Photo/ Designed by Shambhavi Dutta)

Dev Anand has been a household name for years, precisely since the 1950s. With movies like Hum Dono and Haré Rama Haré Krishna, the evergreen actor continues to stay with the masses. But, it is not only his on-screen persona, the actor’s style and fashionable looks were equally impressive and continue to inspire even today. On the occasion of his 97th birth anniversary, we revisit some of his iconic fashion moments which are still relevant.

Dev Anand’s classic style had his fans mesmerised. (Source: Express Archives)

A beret, which is perfect for days there is a nip in the air, is a good addition to the wardrobe. Here, the late actor is seen wearing a black velvet beret with his bright jacket. If you want to add a beret to your look, opt for one in black, grey or white since these are classic tones and go well with almost everything.

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Actors Simi Garewal and Dev Anand. (Photo: Express Archive)

It is no secret that Dev Anand knew how to colour coordinate his outfits. While it may look easy, there’s a lot of thought process that goes behind achieving the perfectly colour-coordinated looks. Take cues from the actor who is seen sporting a light orange shirt with a brown jacket and a burnt orange checkered scarf.

Actor Dev Anand’s sense of style added a lot to his personality. (Photo: Express Archive)

Dev Anand was, no doubt, a fan of jackets. Not only are they comfortable but also save the day when you are in doubt. We have always been in awe of the actor’s crisp white jacket which is minimal, but a great way to stand out.

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Actor Dev Anand wore checkered shirts on various occasions. (Photo: Express Archive)

Checkered shirts and Dev Anand used to go hand in hand, and it is no surprise that they are in fashion even today. Pair it with slim-fit trousers for a formal look or add a blazer for a more casual outing, it will always good great!

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