Bridal lehengas inspiration for the 2014 Indian bride
Brides these days are clear with what they want. They know their Sabya from theirMalhotra and will not settle for anything other than the best! But when you come to think of it, designer lehengas these days do not come cheap. But with the help of small-time designers and the quick flow of images on the internet, getting the same bridal lehenga made is not at all a nightmare anymore.
Due to a large number of rituals, the wedding ceremonies are spread across multiple days and have become a very expensive affair. And since it’s a once in a lifetime experience, the bride would like to look different for each and every function. Styles, trends and shades of the bridal lehengas have evolved in the past decade hence giving brides t...Read More
A beautiful modern dulhan is incomplete without her stunning mehndi designs. Are you looking for the ultimate dulhan mehndi designs in 2014? We have handpicked mehndi designs for a bride-to-be.
Mehndi is one of the dulhan’s best accessories. When worn all the way up to your elbows, with your shaadi ka joda and all your jewellery, it works to enhance your look and lend it a certain grandeur. Don’t shy away from mehndi because you think it’s traditional or boring, there’s nothing like a full hand of mehandi when it comes to making a statement as a dulhan. We have handpicked 25 of the best dulhan mehndi designs for brides out there, so you can pick the one that suits you the best!
You can opt for mismatched designs of mehndi if you are feeling adventurous...Read More
The most gorgeous anarkali suits that will make you the highlight of a party
Designer anarkalis suits are all the rage nowadays and with good reason. Basic salwar suits look boring and repetitive. So if u really want to look glamorous, then your best bet is to try a beautiful anarkali suit. It flatters all shapes and looks good on all occasions. Designers like Sabyasachi, Anamika Khanna and Ritu Kumar are famous for making elegant and tasteful anarkali suits. Beauty icon Aishwarya Rai is famous for her gorgeous Sabya anarkalis and so is Sonam Kapoor for her modern Anamika Khanna anarkalis.
If you are planning to choose a designer anarkali for your next ethnic function, try one in net, georgette or chiffon with zardozi, stone or sequin work...Read More
Weddings are the best time to dress up and look your best at all the different functions – sangeet, pheras and the reception with beautiful mehndi and even more beautiful Indian hairstyles. This is a step-by-step tutorial on the makeup that can be done for an Indian bridal reception
Step 1: First start with the eyes. Apply an eye shadow base (MAC Let me pop) all over the eyelids for the eye shadow to stick on
Step 2: Next apply a pinkish-gold eye shadow (MAC Expensive Pink)
on the eyelid with a flat eye shadow brush and blend well
Step 3: For the outer corner, choose a color that is a matte texture and much darker than the shade already used. A dark brown, purple, burgundy orblack (MAC Carbon) will work. Apply it with the help of a fluffy blending brush and bl...Read More
South Indian silks aren’t as regular on the red carpet as they were a decade ago. Designer gowns and cocktail dresses are what the current Bollywood crop is into.
However, a handful of celebrities from both generations still champion traditional Kanchipurams and Uppada silks. And since Vogue’s November issue focuses on Chennai, we’ve collected the best South Indian and South Indian-inspired silk saris worn by celebrities this year.
Rekha has been unwavering in her commitment to wearing rich, zari-embroidered silks for every public appearance. As is her contemporary Hema Malini. Sridevi is less regular, but her sartorial timeline does feature some memorable Kanchipuram saris.
Vidya Balan, Mini Mathur, Maria Goretti, Konkona Sen Sharma, Priyanka Chopra, Sameera Reddy and Kangana Ranaut give...Read More
Sure, you could just play it safe with the standard smokey eyes and nude lips, but what fun would that be at every festive gettogether, sangeet, wedding and party you presumably have pencilled in for the next few months. Here’s everything you’ll need for a make-up repertoire worthy of your wardrobe.
For your eyes: Bold brows and glitter
Nothing sparks a festive mood like a happy make-up shine. Stila’s Magnificent Metals Foil Finish Eye Shadow let’s you build colour from a twinkly shimmer to an opaque shine. For all-day events, try Bobbi Brown’s new sparkle eyeshadow which promises to last without creasing for up to eight hours. Inglot’s Freedom palette has empty slots which you can fill up with your choice of their AMC pigments.
Our experts unanimously agree that if you must wea...Read More
Indian brides are considered one of the most beautiful brides in the world. The colour red, maroon and pink are the notable colours of the Indian bride colour palette. Every single prospective bride has so many speculations in her mind about which Indian bridal makeup look she should carry? This article presents you with rainbow of different shades of Indian bridal makeup.
There are different choices available for the Indian to-be brides. She can plan to take either a traditional Indian bride look or a contemporary Indian bride look. Although, there is no specific rule to follow while selecting the bride look; most of the brides prefer taking a traditional bridal look...Read More