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The Exquisite Beauty of Indian Sarees

The exemplary patterns and unique fabrics of the Indian sarees have allured people for many years. It is even worn by women of foreign origin.

Fascinating Varieties of Indian Women Dresses

Dresses are the symbols of traditional values and cultures of specific countries. The Indian attire is known to have fascinated millions of people all over the world.

Bridal Lehenga and Wedding Saree Designs

Wedding is one of the most precious moments in the life of a woman and it is important that she looks the best during her wedding. Bridal dresses are of many varieties. It changes according to the region, culture, state, taste and preferences.

Salwar Kameez- Innumerable Varieties and Designs

Today it is one of the most accepted and well known outfits that can be found even in the international markets.

Traditional Punjabi Women Clothing

The significance of traditional Punjabi women wear can be seen in regular wear as well as for different types of occasions. From the festive celebrations of Baisakhi to the wedding rituals, these ethnic clothes are centers of attraction.

May 22, 2013

Indian Bridal Wears – Symbols of Ethnicity Since Centuries

The Indian bridal wears have been the part of the country’s marriage rituals and cultural traditions. It is believed that wedding sarees, the most popular bridal wears worn in different states, were popular in 1000 BC as well. Lehnga choli, another popular form of wedding costumes in India, was introduced by the Mughals.

These costumes have evolved in terms of design over many centuries. Today, the skilled craftsmen as well as renowned fashion designers significantly contribute towards the contemporary styles of costumes for Indian brides. The brides in the western countries usually wear a white wedding gown that resembles the Indian wedding lehngas. However, there are many things that differentiate between the two.

Indian Bridal Wears 2013


Indian Wedding Wears 2013



The bridal wears in India are known for their vibrant colors. One can find them in the lively and glittering shades like red, maroon, magenta and pink. Lehngas are designed in many other colors like gold, blue, green and saffron. Such a wide choice of colors for bridal wears is hard to find in any other part of the world.

The bridal sarees are mainly designed using chiffon or silk. Some of the popular designs for these Indian bridal wears include Banarasi sarees, pure Kanjivaram, leheriya georgette and many more. Crafted in different states by expert craftsmen, many of these sarees take a long time in the process of designing. Sarees with intricate and irresistible patterns and designs obviously cost higher. For example, sarees with zari work and those with woven embroidery consume great efforts of the skilled designers. So, they are among the expensive bridal wears.

Lehnga choli is a popular bridal wear in the north Indian weddings. These Indian bridal wears are highly attractive and carry more weight than sarees. Some parts of the country known these bridal dresses by names like ghaghra and sharara. Straight cut ghaghra choli is the most popular variety of these clothes. Besides, one can find them in another popular style called fish cut ghaghras.

Embroidered lehnga cholis are highly preferred for the type of elegance they offer. Many of the lehnga designs are embellished with fine materials like sequins, beads, diamantes, pearls, kora and real stones as well. Lehngas with mirror work, zari work and patch work too are among the admirable Indian bridal wears. The use of these dresses in Bollywood movies and Indian TV shows has pushed their popularity to a higher level.

Bridal suits, mainly the bridal salwaar kameez, are great wedding wears as well. Though, their use is limited to few communities only. For example, the Sikh weddings usually have brides dressed up in these beautiful dresses. Mostly found in red and pink colors, these bridal dresses are light and highly comfortable to wear. A duppata is a common accessory with bridal suits as well as bridal lehngas.

Designer Indian bridal wears are taking these cultural dresses to the world. Many ace fashion designers from the country design these dresses with a great contemporary look and feel. This is the reason that Indian wedding dresses are highly regarded in different countries and are great items of interest for brides from these countries.

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May 01, 2013

15 Plus Size Bloggers Redefining Fashion Blogging




As a plus-size woman…

WELL. There are a lot of ways I can finish that sentence. I am a plus-size woman. I know what it’s like to feel ignored by the fashion industry. I know what it’s like to compromise style and fit for what you can find in your size. I know how it feels to be told fashion isn’t for you.

I know what it’s like to feel ignored by the fashion industry.

For all of those reasons, I’m thankful for the internet. I’m thankful for the variety of bloggers of all shapes and sizes. I’m thankful to find women who share a body shape similar to mine: plus-size bloggers.

There are a hundreds of plus-size fashion bloggers out there, but I wanted to highlight a handful who I love and whose names get recommended over and over again. Ladies who promote self love and promote the continued growth of plus-size fashion. Not only do these ladies have swoon-worthy style, but they’re bright, educated, and thoughtful bloggers helping cultivate and change the landscape of fashion.

  • Gabi Fresh
  • Nicolette Mason
  • The Curvy Fashionista
  • Jay Miranda
  • The Stiletto Siren
  • Girl with Curves
  • Style It
  • Fatshion Insider
  • Curious Fancy
  • Cupcake’s Clothes
  • Margie Plus
  • Chubble Bubble
  • Pocket Rocket
  • Fat Shopaholic
  • Garner Style

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April 16, 2013

Learn How To Make Good Henna Mehndi Designs

This is really a good and interesting video for those womens and girls who have interest in learning new mehandi designs.


 

Video Source: HennaFox Youtube Channel
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3 Interesting Easy Everyday Hairstyles: Cute/Romantic Braided Hair Tutorial

Hairstyles are the major component of women fashion. Yes, infact this is one of the basic thumb of rule to have great hairstyle when you are supposed to look gorgeous and beautiful. Today's fashion designers never ever ignore the importance of beautiful hair styles. Have a look at some of wonderful hairstyle making tips from one of the famous Youtube video.







Video Source: Youtube.com
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April 12, 2013

Pillowcase dress in 20 Minutes Dress for a Girl

20 minutes, & you got a dress. The title really seems to be funny but after watching the video on youtube channel clothespindolls, i also realized the same that this not as funny as it seem. Watch out the video.



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