Indian Fashion Inspiration For AW17

With AW17 fast approaching we have pulled together two trendy looks that you can adopt to wear when attending those Autumn/Winter wedding occasions. Look 1 “I whip my pallu back and forth… I whip my pallu back and forth!” You won’t be able to resist doing a Bollywood style pallu swing in this super soft,…

Sabyasachi

Sabyasachi’s design philosophy is simple – personalised imperfection of the human hand. Deserts, gypsies, antique textiles and cultural traditions of his hometown, Kolkata, have been a lifelong inspiration for this designer who believes that “clothes should just be an extension of one’s intellect”. He uses unusual fabric materials, texturing and detailing, a fusion’ of styles patch-worked…

Chic Accessory Buys: Part 2

Here are the Chic Asian Accessory Buys: Part 2 Here are my top finds for jewellery off London’s high street which you will be able to accessorise with your Asian attire at a bargain price, without losing out on quality. These earrings tear drop earrings (River Island) would pair up perfectly with any outfit with gold embroidery…

Your Dream Shaadi Photoshoot

The Regional Shades of the Asian Bride is a concept photoshoot creatively directed Your Dream Shaadi, UK’s Elite Online Asian Bridal magazine, which captures the authentic traditional Asian bridal fashion, jewellery and styling of various regions and religions of India. This shoot celebrates the unique beauty and style of each traditional regional bridal look with contemporary overtones. The shoot features…

NG Sarees

I first fell in love with NG Sarees at British Asian Fashion Week; the brand’s bespoke sarees speak out simplicity and boldness. The mastermind & talented designer behind NG Sarees is none other than Neela Gnanendran. She informed me about her new collection showcase, which I just could not miss! I attended her showcase with high…

My 1st South Asian Wedding Experience!

In February 2014; the month of pyaar, my dear old school friend invited me to her South Asian Hindu wedding. I was very flattered for the invite and indeed very excited to see my old school friend getting married after being with her partner for 4 years! It was a small wedding, in the small…

Quirky Quirkbox

Quirkbox is recently the talk of b-town, and certainly has been on my eye for a while since I stumbled across their sari on the catwalk at LFW 2014. This saree below is definitely on my wish list. Quirkbox was created by designer duo Rixi Bhatia and Jayesh Sachdev and indeed lives up to its’…

My Brother’s Engagement

My brother got engaged back in late January 2014 and to celebrate an engagement party was hosted at London Darbar! The most important aspect of the engagement party was the Chunni ceremony. I thought I’d share what I wore to the engagement party; all I knew was the dress code was most definitely bling! bling!…

Meeting Tarun Tahiliani

Last weekend I met the sensational Tarun Tahiliani at his AW14 collection trunk showcase at Aashni and Co (in London). His collection is gorgeous! His collection was there for a two day exclusive! and he was present for the first day. I was speechless when I met him, he is very super-cool, lovely and super- talented! Unfortunately…

British Asian Fashion Week 2014

Last Week I was in the front row for the British Asian Fashion Week 2014 Preview Catwalk Show. It was a great experience and saw some unique and beautiful attire. The whole event was organise by Terry Mardi Group (by the way not to mention the fact I met him at the show… he is epic!); the show was a great…