Actor Ranbir Kapoor’s jewellery designer sister Riddhima Kapoor Sahni has apologized on Instagram after she was suspect of plagiarising another designer’s work. She is additionally the daughter of the actor Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor.
Riddhima was called out for plagiarising a set of pearl and diamond earrings by Instagram page Diet Sabya. She wrote, “We at Riddhima Kapoor Sahni Jewelry do not encourage plagiarism! We are extremely sorry for not tagging the original designer for an inspirational post of the diamond and pearl earrings by Mikimoto Kokichi - a legend with pearls! We respect the creativity of every designer and would never copy and disregard any of them!” She also removed the picture of the earrings from her account.
Diet Sabya is the associate account that calls out designers and celebs for splitting off different artists’ work. The account shared the image of the first style and close Riddhima’s next thereto. They wrote, “The legendary Kokichi Mikimoto is thought within the pearl world because of the ‘King of Pearls’. His ‘cultured pearls’ —patented in 1916 — could be a benchmark for the trade at massive. So, naturally ‘Jewellery designer of the year’, @riddhimakapoorsahniofficial couldn’t facilitate herself from merchandising the long-lasting Mikimoto pearl and diamond earrings underneath her human label. If this can be not #gutsontoast, we have a tendency to don’t recognize what is! #gandi #dietsabya #copy #riddhimakapoorsahni #mikimoto#mikimotopearls.”
Several months ago, Riddhima had gifted a bracelet to Alia Bhatt which had further fueled the rumors of Alia’s relationship with her brother Ranbir. The two are now officially a couple and are currently working on their new film Brahmastra. The cast of “Brahmastra” also includes Amitabh Bachchan and producer Karan Johar keeps posting pictures of the film’s shooting in progress on the social media, but the actress said: “Hopefully, none of them are from the film.” Ayan admitted that the veteran was in his mind since he conceptualized the project years ago.