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Choosing Your Wedding Outfit Based on Your Skin Tone
Any bride-to-be can spend a lot of time conjuring up the perfect bridal garment and appearance in her head, with numerous ideas being dreamt up. While the traditional colour for bridal dresses is red and many will opt for...
The Origin of the Sari: Beauty, Style and Elegance
The Sari is a traditionally unstitched garment in India, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. The wrapped cloth ranges in length and style and can be worn in a variety of ways. The most common style is for the material...
The Evolution of the Kurta
Indian Fashion is one of the most decadent, intricate forms of expression and, with summer amongst us, we feel it is appropriate to focus on the marvellous details and evolution of the Kurta. This garment has progressed through time...
Top Tips for Dressing for an Indian Wedding
Whether you have been invited to a Hindu, Muslim or Sikh traditional wedding ceremony, they all include an array of traditional ceremonies, customs, rituals and more, but the number one question by many is “How do I dress for...
The Origins of the Sherwani: Sophistication and Style
Similar to a kurta, and also a good option to wear in combination with a kurta, a sherwani is a long coat with regal design and it’s of knee-length. It’s made from brocade, silk, and velvet composites of the...
Indian Bridal Wear Trends of 2017: What to Look Out For
If you’re planning a wedding and can’t wait to choose a wedding dress, you’re likely to have researched past year trends of designs and colours. 2017 has arrived with stunning bridal wear trends, perfect for a lovely ceremony with...
UK Vs Overseas: Buying Bridegroom Outfits
As your big day approaches, it’s not just the bride who needs to think about purchasing an extra special outfit. Every detail counts and it’s important to make sure that everything is perfect! Many people believe that within traditional...
Elements for a Perfect Wedding
Weddings are one of the most memorable and special occasions in a couples’ life. It is a celebration of their love for one another, and it needs to go perfectly – every single bit. Because of this, it’s important...
Importance of Purchasing Bride and Groom Outfits 6 – 8 Months Prior to Your Wedding
Preparing for your wedding is an exciting and magical experience. So much preparation and planning goes into making that one day perfect, but there is so much to think about and little details you need to get right.
Indian Wedding Trends to Incorporate into Your Wedding
Indian weddings are considered to be one of the most beautiful types of wedding in the world; full of stunning colours, beautifully decorated materials, and extravagant celebrations that can carry on for days at a time. However, even though...
The History of Embroidery: Mukesh
Originating from Lucknow, in Uttar Pradesh, Mukesh (also known as Mokaish, Mukaish, or Mukeish) is part of the deep history of the location. Its origins are traced to the royal family, who lived in the city. The royal family...
Mistakes to Avoid when Planning Your Wedding
Wedding planning can be one of the most stressful times of a couple’s life. Ensuring that you have everything in place and ready for your wedding day is a huge pressure, and for the happiest day of your life,...