Fashion DesignersStyleFashion HistoryMen's Fashion
Latest Articles - Luxury

Venetian Plasterwork

Venetian Plaster is the finishing technique when thin layers of plaster are applied with a spatula or trowel and then the smooth surface is created on the base of illusion of depth and texture. Venetian plaster is American-made term for the variety of different techniques and materials used to create the polished stucco finish. Venetian Plaster tells about its glamorous look of polished marble and natural stone to the design of your interior. The lavish and smooth finish is layered with the double-tone appearance of marble surfaces bringing the visual attention and charm. Natural marble is exceptional in Italy, however, it is the material for prosperous people to afford and, thus, the local craftsmen would aspire to create amazing less valuable of higher usability, and finally they came to the Venetian plasterwork.  

Sitting Room Furniture

A sitting-room is a place which is mainly decorated and designed to meet guests. This is the place where people sit and spend the time discussing over something. The dining room is for the loud parties and feasts. The meal is taken in the dining room and guests – in the sitting room, to be stated by one of classic writers. When you can boast with the apartments of eight rooms there, this is a perfect base to follow this principle providing you have a small family. The modern flats are rather smaller, unfortunately, and the place is used for many purposes then.

Niello – Ancient Jewelry Traditions

When passing by the windows of the jewelry shop, we stop to stare at those silver items with the ornament, whether intentionally or not. The frozen ornaments are encircled with the black paint in thinnest line against the silver glass. The lock of niello is fancifully twisted to admire. The Niello technique, nowadays almost forgotten, is one of the oldest ornamenting techniques in the world. The jewelry from niello perfectly shade a gentle woman skin and those made for men emphasize the status and individual style of wearer. The silver is created with the tint of aristocratism, lavishly and worthy to come to collections of family jewels. Niello is a black metallic alloy of copper, silver, sulfur, and lead, used as an inlay on engraved metal. It can be used for filling in designs cut from metal.

Popular Articles

Bridal Lehenga

Sunday, 26 April 2009

bridal lehengaLehenga is one of the elegant styles of apparels for any gala occasion especially for wedding. It amazes the fashion loving brides by its own richness having distinguished patterns and trendy cuts. Today, lehenga has snatched all eyes enhancing natural beauty of a bride, making memorable the wedding day and after all pressing a good demand for this designer garment.

Wedding day unquestionably is an exceptional time to all brides and that is the reason why they desire for something extraordinary outfit. There is nothing but lehenga would meet the brides' high demand for luxurious dress-up.  In spite of being available some other outfits like sarees or salwar kameez for wedding ceremony, lehenga attained supremacy among all apparel. This attire will really enhance the brides' beauty bringing elegant look to them.

For decorating brides, there are a wide range of outfits including sarees, lehengas, ghaghra and choli etc. However, as a bridal outfit lehenga attained much popularity among women especially in Indian. Having attractive designs, beautiful colors and pleasing outlook lehenga has created a special demand on the occasion of wedding ceremony. While brides around the world feel more or less interest in lehenga, Indian brides especially Rajasthani cannot think anything rather to go with lehenga in their marriage ceremony. And the interesting fact is that Gujarat and Rajasthan women take lehenga- choli as ethnic attire. It can be also mentioned here that you can find some designer lehengas for pre wedding occasion as well.

Lehenga consists of a variety of styles like simple lehengas, traditional wedding lehengas, designer wedding lehengas and so on. Likewise, lehenga becomes one of the extraordinary dress-up in any auspicious occasion.

Bridal lehengas are found in different luxurious designs and styles. Lehengas available in embroidery works mixed a lot of colors having green, red, black, white, yellow and orange. At the same time, embroidery lehenga blends cotton as well as silk threads. Some of them are crafted by hands having with outstanding materials like zari work.

Bringing modern outlook sometimes wedding lehengas are embellished with multiple color sequins, kundan works and cutdana works. Similarly, they combine couching and mirror works along with interlacing stitches, chain that has really set up an exceptional trendy mood in the whole apparel industry.

There have some luxurious lehengas as well that are only for royal wedding. Embroidered beige wedding lehenga, designer embroidered magenta gaghra choli, beautiful maroon and purpal bridal lehenga, designer olive embroidered lehenga are some of the royal designs. Each of the aforesaid items is priced RS.17996.

The embroidered beige is decorated with beads, zardosi, stones that make you really attractive in your wedding day. Its border is crafted embellishing patch work and blending maroon and orange color silk fabric. The embroidery lehenga designs take very expensive prices. A single pink and yellow color Krape embroidered lehenga choli is priced $1697 while a blue and crème color Krape is $1545. However, the rate of common bridal lehengas usually varies from $200 to $1200.

And the very good opportunity for a bride to go with lehenga is that you will find a broader range of colors. What color is your choice- red, lilac, sky blue, pink, sea green, medium range blue or sapphire blue or deep navy? Just match lehenga color with your skin complexion. If you posses fair complexion you can go with navy blue, orange, rust and turquoise or ruby red. And for the women deserved dusky complexion would select bright color lehengas found in bright blue or red. However, red and orange color lehengas are very commonly used in wedding ceremony.

Magenta wedding Lehengas embellished with georgette, crepe or net are very much fashionable. Red wedding lehengas that are found in embroidery work bear elegant look. And the georgette wedding lehengas are merged with different pricey materials like Swarovski crystals, stones, sequins etc.  

Silk is very popular fabric that is used in crafting wedding lehengas. Silk lehengas include a number of designs such as mermaid, fish cuts, straight cut and so on. 

Fancy bridal lehengas will bring definitely attractive look to the brides. Fancy lehengas are decorated with nice looking mirror works and embroidery works. These hold very innovative designs and merge the Indian traditional cultural with modern values. Nevertheless, most of the bollywood actresses are seen to wear lehenga from the movies to their real life wedding ceremony.

You know it is not less important to find a lehenga best suit for bride. And having this you can consult with the designers or visit the several websites found in the sphere of lehengas. Going through the sites, you can find new styles, choose color combination and select gorgeous works seen in the line of small beads, stones, kundans, jari, resham embroidery and so on. And however the options you take, just choose a lovely lehenga for your wedding function and make yourself stylish. 

Md. Asraful Alam

Add New RSS
Write comment
[b] [i] [u] [url] [quote] [code] [img] 
< Lehenga Holds Indian Rich Tradition   Revolution is in Vogue! >
beauty  bridal  clothes  color  colors  designer  designs  different  dress  dresses  fashion  gold  hair  high  indian  jewelry  just  known  life  like  long  look  make  makeup  natural  people  popular  skin  special  style  styles  suits  time  used  wear  wedding  woman  women  world  years 
Who's Online
We have 13 guests online
feed image
feed image
feed image
feed image

Lost Password?
No account yet? Register
Latest Articles - Fashion

Fashion of 18th Century – the End of Royal Luxury

XVIII century is the regal annals of royal dynasty ends and tragedy of revolutions. In the world of fashion this time is also revolutionary. The decline of royal families and the new epoch of the developing capitalism brought to the rejection of traditions in costumes that transformed to the slightest extent throughout the century and appearance of new tendencies, drastically new for the time. Historians called the century as the «courteous» epoch in France that efficiently influenced the world of fashion. The new careless time occurred in there followed the reign of Louis XIV with light graceful dresses and costumes.

Men’s Muffler – a Scarf with the French Accent

Muffler is a kerchief or a scarf which seems to be uncomplicated for use though it sometimes confuses in purpose. The word coming from the French «cache-nez» means «hide your nose» which is completely unreasonable for this garment today. On the contrary, this piece of clothes proves to be the decorative element in the wardrobe in every possible way. However, this does make neither men nor women upset for not a jot, since there are far more considerable garments in volume and material to use if necessary. A muffler is a perfect complement to the elegant apparel with the hint of being aristocratic which is too essential for the business image.

Latest Articles - Beauty

Flower by Kenzo: a Japanese Fragrance Born in Europe

Flower by Kenzo is the most popular Kenzo fragrance for women. Created in 2000, it is an imaginary scent of a red poppy flower which is really scentless. Many people were positively shocked by the ad campaign for Flower by Kenzo, though this sweet, powdery floral fragrance was conceived with the intention to link nature to life in the city, like living in a modern jungle of high-paced contemporary city. Produced by Kenzo, Japan, Flower was created by the perfumer Alberto Morillas, Spain, and "dressed" by designer Serge Mansau, France.

Radon Baths: The Healing Power of Radiation

Radon baths are a variety of the radon therapy, prepared using mineral waters containing radon. Radon is a colorless, odorless and tasteless radioactive gas that is formed from the naturally occurring radioactive decay of radium and uranium. The main working factor of radon are alpha rays which have an array of properties and are successfully used in the treatment of peripheral nervous system, locomotorium, vascular, gynecological and some cutaneous diseases and also post-burn complications. During radon bath, unstable products of radon decay form the so called «active fur» on the skin, and its concentration increases even with slight movements of the patient in the bath or in the basin. It consolidates its grip on one's skin firmly enough and remains on the skin for 2-3 hours. The patient, being in the bath, is exposed to radon radiation which penetrates the skin and through the lungs into the blood flow.