The Oscars are over, the 2014 award seasons is done, and we all have a massive hangover. Before we say goodbye to all those silly speeches, selfies, and pizza deliveries, we [...]
With a continued snomaggeden (snowstorm) battering the east coast, I figured we all need a little beach and sunshine. And this white sand Florida beach wedding will definitely lift our spirits. From the bright colored flower centerpieces (they were made by the bride!) to the bride's orange and green menhdi salwar, you'll be smiling all day [...]
Oh my goodness, what a beautiful wedding we have today! I have to admit when I first saw the wedding photos, I just fell in love. I am so happy to share another Swedish wedding [...]
Following a proper makeup routine is an important part of embracing your femininity. From foundation to powder, here are the biggest Dos and Don'ts of face makeup.
A review of the Retail India Jewelers Trendsetters 2014 Fashion Show, featuring Miss India International models and actresses wearing a gorgeous display of gold, diamond, polki, and gemstone jewelry.
Nina and Peter’s wedding celebration was absolutely spectacular! It was a modern fusion Hindu Indian wedding complete with bright colors and plenty of dancing dancing. And some shoe stealing of course. Nina wore a deep magenta lengha, piped with teal and gold that was custom made in Bombay, India. Complete with a pair of bright [...]
No one really knows where the urban myth came from, but around the 1980s there was this whisper passing through all wedding communities that throwing rice had disastrous [...]
No one really knows where the urban myth came from, but around the 1980s there was this whisper passing through all wedding communities that throwing rice had disastrous consequences on opportunistic pigeons that flew in after the party. Someone somewhere convinced everyone that these poor birds' stomachs would explode due [...]
Suj, short for Sujal Wadhia, is a music extraordinaire. Being in the deejaying and wedding industry for 25 years, he's not just the man to bring the party to your wedding, he has the experience and the passion. Suj has worked with more than 1000 weddings, from the traditional to the lavish, from intimate to Bollywood size, at home [...]
The vast reach of the Mughal Empire of the 1500s and 1600s may have ended with the victory of the British Army in 1857, but the Mughal influence on India’s art, architecture, fashion, and culture still persists today. They left behind an influence on India so deep, that almost no form of art and culture has been untouched by the Mughals.
The Maharashtrians, originating from the Western state of Maharashtra, are a diverse people that have roots everywhere from Kashmir to the Middle East. Hailing primarily from religiously-affiliated castes, such as Brahmins and other priests, the Maharashtrians are a very traditional and pious people. Their wedding [...]
The wide world of Indian wedding planning is, well, wide. One of the most important elements (as far as the bride and her mother are concerned) is the bridal jewelry. There are so many options, and in our modern age brides have access to basically all of them. So where do you start?
Even though most South Asian brides wear warm colors (red, oranges, golds) for their wedding, you can always opt for something different at the reception. This color palette reminds me of a creamy summer beach with soft purple, teal, and sea green. Blend these colors with a neutral tone, like sand, and a dark shade, like palm tree [...]
A look at the styles and fashions displayed on the Retail Jewelers India Trendsetters 2014 Fashion Show, hosted in Mumbai on February 20th.
Another beautiful day in California and another beautiful wedding! Tanvi and Shyam met through a mutual friend who happened to have extra baseball tickets to the local Giants game. And guess who that mutual friend gave those tickets to? Tanvi & Shyam! With a few months, they were steady and now four years later, they got [...]