"I think when Pooja became an actress, she was the most fashionable heroine that time. She used to wear nice pants and tied her hair in a nice pony," Alia said here at the launch of a new range of nail paints.
"She once gave me a tip to walk pulling my shoulders back. So, in spite of being of average height, I still feel I am six feet tall. She was just really bold in her fashion sense," the 20-year-old, whose mother is actress Soni Razdan, added.
The actor-producer's curly locks made her noticeable and later she got into controversy for her infamous body paint act on her 18th birthday.
Alia is currently awaiting the release of three films - 'Highway', '2 States' and 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania'.