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  • Karisma Kapoor Wedding Junction Show 2018 The Wedding Junction Show 2018: Bollywood Gives Wedding Outfit Goals!

    The Wedding Junction Show’s second edition had the best of Bollywood lighting up the ramp on fire. For those who missed (and those who wish to relive), here is a rerun of the most bewitching outfits from the show.

    1. Karisma Kapoor

    Karisma Kapoor Wedding Junction Show 2018

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    A regal sight, Karisma Kapoor stunned The Wedding Junction Show in a heavily embroidered velvet green lehenga. Her contrasting orange dupatta and magnificent jadau jewellery added the oomph on the ramp as she walked for Shantanu Goenka.

    2. Fatima Sana Shaikh

    Fatima Sana Shaikh Wedding Junction Show 2018

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    Clad in a pastel bedazzling lehenga, Fatima Sana Shaikh was the resplendent showstopper for Sonaakshi Raaj. An embellished net back and ruffled pastel lehenga left people in awe of her outfit.

    3. Jacqueline Fernandez

    Jacqueline Fernandez Wedding Junction Show 2018

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    Jacqueline Fernandez graced the ramp for Shehlaa Khan in a bright pink studded lehenga. Her strapless striking pink blouse and ruffled dupatta, complete with her charming smile made it hard to take eyes off her.

    4. Kiara Advani

    Kiara Advani Wedding Junction Show 2018

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    Shimmering, quite literally in a Manish Malhotra creation, Kiara Advani has become a favourite in fashion shows. She paired her dazzling kalidar with with metallic cigarette pants. The oversized sleeves took her look notches higher.

    5. Shraddha Kapoor

    Shraddha Kapoor Wedding Junction Show 2018

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    Shraddha Kappor donned a coral hued Mirayka lehenga by Anita Dongre for The Wedding Junction Show. The ornate lehenga radiated the perfect celebratory vibes. She looked spellbinding as she cascaded down the ramp.

    6. Radhika Apte

    Radhika Apte Wedding Junction Show 2018

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    A stunning blue lehenga with golden and silver leaf motifs with a net dupatta sans all accessories. This was the versatile actress Radhika Apte’s look as she walked for designers Shweta Agarwal and Karan Ahuja of Aroka looking simply astonishing.

    7. Disha Patani

    Disha Patani Wedding Junction Show 2018

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    Decked in a platinum hued lehenga with an intricately embroidered skirt, Disha Patani managed to steal countless hearts as she walked at The Wedding Juncton Show for JADE by Monica and Karishma. Her tulle dupatta was quite a showstopper in itself!

  • Banarasi Fabric Dupatta Trend Watch: What to Wear This Festive Season

    Nine days before Diwali, Karva Chauth knocks on our doors. It is one of the most important festivals for a married woman. There is nothing more simple and convenient to rely on to take your look notches higher than a resplendent dupatta. A little something for every occasion, a dupatta enhances the beauty of a traditional outfit and can also be used to give an ethnic twist to a western attire. Peek into a collection of some of the most loved and elaborate dupatta fabrics from our store.

    1. Banarasi

    Banarasi Fabric Dupatta

    Banarasi dupattas have been ‘the big thing’ since the Mughal era. Originally woven from real gold and silver threads, Banarasi still remains a favourite among women. The elaborate work on the dupatta makes it a perfect statement piece and can amp up any outfit.

    2. Chanderi

    Chanderi Fabric Dupatta

    There is no other hand woven fabric as sheer and lustrous as Chanderi. Their luxurious feel and shimmer is all the grace your look needs. A simple single shoulder drape is enough for to make a plush entrance.

    3. Buti

    Buti Fabric Dupatta

    The Mughals had taste. Everything they touched became royally gorgeous. Buti was a single motif, usually inspired by nature, drawn on fabrics. It adds an old-world grace to your outfit. Buti dupattas with work over the borders or all over have been cherished for their intricacy and details.

    4. Velvet

    Velvet Dupatta Fabric

    Apt for a rather breezy yet elaborate evening, velvet dupattas have a rich and ostentatious vibe to them. They are thick, solid and usually adorned by embellishments which give them a grand and magnificent look.

    5. Zari

    Zari Dupatta Fabric

    Reflecting the rich culture and heritage of our country, zari is one of the oldest ‘royal’ fabrics. It is woven into fabric to create rich and intricate patterns throughout. An intricate zari dupatta exudes elegance and celebration like no other.

    6. Brocade

    Brocade Fabric Dupatta

    An amalgam of coloured and metallic threads woven into fabrics like silk, brocade gives a lush texture to the fabric similar to ornate embroidery. Brocade makes the fabric look distinctive and heavy thus adding a bridal and festive charm to it.

  • Huma Qureshi Manish Malhotra IFW 2018 Captivating Highlights From Day 3 And 4 Of Lotus Make Up India Fashion Week 2018

    A fusion of Indian and contemporary fashion, day 3 and 4 of Lotus Make Up India Fashion Week 2018, had all the attention on mesmerising details. Presenting some of the most dazzling outfits from day 3 and 4.

    1. Manish Malhotra

    Huma Qureshi Manish Malhotra IFW 2018

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    Huma Qureshi was a vision in a white Manish Malhotra ensemble. A dramatic white jacket with feathered shoulders was the apt oomph factor to her cropped bodice and ruffled skirt.

    2. Warp n Weft Designs

    Yami Gautam IFW 2018

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    Yami Gautam’s Warp n Weft ornate orange lehenga accessorised with oversized tassel earrings was the wedding trousseau inspiration we needed. The embellished sheer dupatta complemented her look.

    3. Architha Narayanam

    Prachi Desai IFW 2018

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    Architha Narayanam’s latest collection Tha’lassa had Prachi Desai donning a lime green lehenga with a golden tasseled hem. The outfit had beautiful silver sequin detailing all over with a lime green dupatta to accompany.

    4. Poshpride

    Athiya Shetty IFW 2018

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    Athiya Shetty was dressed in a Poshpride ensemble. Her exaggerated red ruffled skirt was paired with a V-neck top and further layered with a silver blazer.

    5. Sanjukta Dutta

    Sanjukta Dutta Tabu IFW 2018

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    Striking red and pink embroidery against black fabric, Tabu’s Mekhla Chador saree from Sanjukta Dutta was quite the stunner. The saree had a fringed red hem and tasseled pallu detailing.

    6. Rahul Mishra

    Rahul Mishra IFW 2018

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    The beauty of the crafts of chikankari and daraz on handwoven Maheshwari and Jamdani textiles, Rahul Mishra’s collection ‘Gossamer’ was a detailed ready-to-wear paradise.

    7. Pratima Pandey

    Pratima Pandey IFW 2018

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    Inspired by India’s rich craft culture and heritage, ‘Sone ki Chidiya’ by Pratima Pandey was a fusion of silver zari chanderis, kadwa techniques, handloom gold and other hand crafted embroideries on handwoven fabrics.

  • Sushmita Sen Bhumika Jyoti IFW 2018 All That Glimmered In Lotus Make Up India Fashion Week 2018: Day 1 And 2

    Lotus Make-Up sponsored India Fashion Week kicked off on 10th of October with aplomb. It had designers showcasing their collections for Spring/ Summer 2019. Presenting a rundown of the celebration that the first two days were!

    1. Sumant Chauhan

    Sumant Chauhan IFW 2018

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    Recreating the mood of the time when Mumbai was still ‘Bombay’, Sumant Chauhan’s collection, was a collection of dramatic silhouettes and dreamy embroideries on soft hues of white and silver.

    2. Anupama Dayal

    Anupama Dayal IFW 2018

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    Stripes and floral patterns on asymmetrical dresses in varied bright shades of yellow, pink, blue and red dominated Anupama Dayal’s collection titled ‘BROKEN’ which was inspired from Japanese culture.

    3. Rimzim Dadu

    Rimzim Dadu IFW 2018

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    From elaborate shoulders, bright kurtis to all things metallic. The glimmering collection of contemporarily stylized saris stole the show at Rimzim Dadu’s display on the ramp.

    4. Aneeth Arora

    Aneeth Arora Pero IFW 2018

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    Aneeth Arora’s collection had beach inspired, flowy outfits in pastels. Coupled with an interesting dash of frills and ruffles and beaded fringed ends, ‘Finding Pero’ got us swaying to the holiday beats.

    5. Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna

    Sonakshi Sinha IFW 2018

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    Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna’s collection titled ‘Twilight’ had Sonakshi Sinha as the showstopper. Decked in a body hugging sequined black dress, Sonakshi carried the look with absolute poise!

    6. Gauri and Nainika

    Gauri and Nainika IFW 2018

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    Oh-so-pretty exaggerated frills and embellishments were all over the ramp for Gauri and Nainika’s show. Their feminity and grunge inspired collection had a soft pastel palette.

    7. Prashant Verma

    Prashant Verma IFW 2018

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    As a tribute to the 20th century, Prashant Verma’s collection ‘Maria’ shows the contrast between fears and desires. What caught the attention were his dramatic ruffles and oversized hats.

    8. Bhumika Jyoti

    Sushmita Sen Bhumika Jyoti IFW 2018

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    Bhumika Jyoti gave us the perfect summer wardrobe inspiration in their breezy greens and whites. Clad in a parrot green outfit, the ravishing Sushmita Sen closed their show.

  • Yami Gautam Ganesh Chaturthi Bollywood Gives Lord Ganesha A Fashionable Welcome!

    Along with Ganpati this year, came in some of the best from Bollywood’s festive closet. Here’s some inspiration you can take from our stars for the upcoming festivities.

    1. Kareena Kapoor

    Kareena Kapoor Khan Ganesh Chaturthi

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    Kareena Kapoor Khan was a scintillating sight at Antilia clad in a brocade Raw Mango ensemble. She paired her yellow silk kurta and skirt with a striking pink dupatta. She accessorized with a potli bag and gold juttis.

    2. Karisma Kapoor

    Karisma Kapoor Ganesh Chaturthi

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    Wearing an embroidered yellow Manish Malhotra outfit, Karisma Kapoor was seen twinning with her sister. A yellow tasseled dupatta, white juttis and a pair of gorgeous earrings finished her look for the day.

    3. Malaika Arora Khan

    Malaika Arora Khan Ganesh Chaturthi

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    Always acing the style game, Malaika Arora Khan donned a pastel green gharara with silver print. She kept her look simple and accessories with oxidized jewellery and let her outfit do the talking.

    4. Gauri and Shah Rukh Khan

    Shahrukh and Gauri Khan Ganesh Chaturthi

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    Gauri and Shah Rukh Khan wore complementing white outfits for the Ambani Ganesh Chaturthi bash. While Shahrukh wore a plain white pathani suit, Gauri Khan was in a subdued peach and white Manish Malhotra chikankari anarkali suit. The power couple looked as endearing as ever together!

    5. Yami Gautam

    Yami Gautam Ganesh Chaturthi

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    Adorned in a simple yet heavenly powdered blue Anita Dongre outfit, Yami Gautam was quite the elegant beauty that she is in her alluring attire. With a pair of statement jhumkas, Yami kept her ensemble uncomplicated yet effortlessly beautiful.

    6. Madhuri Dixit and Dr. Sriram Nene

    Madhuri Dixit and Sriram Nene Ganesh Chaturthi

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    The evergreen Bollywood heartthrob Madhuri Dixit Nene entered the Ambani residence with her husband Sriram Nene. She was quite a vision in a blue Anita Dongre sari with an embellished silver blouse and matching earrings. Her husband Dr. Sriram Nene was quite the dapper too in an all white kurta set and a bandhgala Nehru jacket.

    7. Karan Johar

    Karan Johar Ganesh Chaturthi

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    Decked in a copper and black ethnic outfit, Karan Johar was paparazzi ready with his side smirk and style that slays. He had his signature over the top, studded black shoes shoes for company.