Wedding Diaries : Mehandi Look

Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life , love gives us a fairy tale. And it is every girl's dream to look like a princess of this fairy tale in all her wedding functions. Also, the wedding dresses must reflect the personality and style of the bride. Mehandi adorns the hands…

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A crafts market find #OOTD

Visiting craft bazaars , flea markets, exhibitions is such an enriching experience not just for shopping, but the immense knowledge  you get about various handlooms, handicrafts and a direct chance to interact with the artisans from different states of the country. Whenever I travel to any place, a visit to the local market is a…

Travel : Dadhikar Fort, Alwar

This post is about a trip I took with my mother to explore "Dadhikar Fort". It is located at the outskirts of Alwar, which is at a distance of about 160 kms from both Delhi and Jaipur, making it a perfect weekend getaway. I got to know about the place from a friend who visited…

Gangster Theme Party

The gangster theme is all about capturing the underworld of infamous hoodlums and flashy showgirls by getting dolled up in Jazz Age inspired attire and accessories. The more glamorous and embellished the better, so go all out in a head to toe sequin gown or try a more exotic style with an Asian inspired cheongsam…

Decor : Photobooths and Props

Gone are the days when scrumptious food was the single most important factor tempting us to attend a wedding or any other party. Enchanting decor comes on the same place now as it reflects a lot about the personality of the host and also about how much time and thought has been given to make…

Brand Review : Krafted with Happiness

I recently ordered some stuff from a shopping portal called "Krafted with Happiness" and decided to share my experience with you. I came to know about the site through Facebook and i was super happy to see the "pom-pom scarf" in their collection ,which i was looking for from a long time. I keep browsing through…

Apparel : Polka Dots

Polka dot is a pattern consisting of an array of large filled circles. It differentiates itself from the spot pattern, as polka dots are perfectly even in shape and size, while spots are irregular in spacing and shape. The trend derives its name from the popular "Polka" dance, which originated in the 19th century in…

Travel : Cafe Robusta, Jaipur

Cafe Robusta - A Journey of 3 Comrades A brief about the owners - Neelam, Pratibha and Anurag - 3 friends who studied at the same school in Jaipur. Neelam and Anurag studied in the same class and Pratibha is Neelam's younger sister. They chose 3 different career paths- Neelam opted for law and later…

Accessories : Maang Tikka

Bridal jewellery has a deep-rooted significance in India. Brides are showered with beautiful crafted pieces of jewellery, which they treasure for the rest of their lives. The maang tikka is an Indian hair adornment, placed on a bride's hairline with a drop pendant that gracefully sits on her forehead. It is an essential element of…

Apparel : Bohemian & Eccentric

Leheriya & Bandhani (The colourful Rajasthani artwork) Rajasthan is a place where craft meets fashion. The traditional fabrics of leheriya and bandhani which were used by local traders in the 19th and 20th centuries for their turbans have now evolved into a style trend. Leheriya is a traditional style of tie dye practiced in Rajasthan…

Apparel : An Ode to Saree

Nothing makes a woman look more beautiful like a saree does. It signifies the grace and poise of a woman and shapes the curves for sensuality to loosen. The long trail of cloth - no stitch , no zip yet oozes valour and strength.  From Chanderi to Paithani, Kanjeevaram to Bandhani, Sambalpuri to Jamdani -…

Apparel : Style Me Pretty

 We especially love seeing what these fashion forecasters wear for their own bridal showers,rehearsals dinners & of course their own wedding day. As we all know that in our indian culture wedding ceremonies consist of several rituals,starting from pre wedding ceremonies & ending in the post wedding ceremonies.              …

Apparel : Retro Party

One of the biggest privileges of being an army wife is that you get to attend so many social gatherings and a chance to mingle with new people and make friends. Also these give an opportunity to showcase your creative talent in a wide variety of genres. The inspiration for this post is from the…

Accessories : A Bohemian Trend

Dupattas/stoles/scarves have been a quintessential part of our dressing, they add the much needed elegance or quirkiness to the look. At times it is the rich dupattas in Tussar/Chanderi or the trendy stoles in pastel prints. Pairing jewellery with dupattas/scarves gets complicated as both are attention grabbing accessories and both are to be worn around…

Accessories : A New Jewellery Trend

Right jewelry can make or break any look. Jewelry is the fetish of every woman in our country, but there is a unique dilemma which perplexes most of us. It is the Gold Vs semi precious jewelry fix, which most us find ourselves into. I keep getting a constant scolding from my mom about spending…