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Every year, the ritual springs a seed of love and blossoms beautifully with the festivities that rose from the labyrinth of devotion, dedication and utter love of husband-wife’s pious relationship. Karwa Chauth is one such holy Indian festival which exhibits an unconditional bond and long-lasting ties of the couple. Wives keep a fast all-day long for their husbands and break it only after worshipping the Lord Moon with their better halves. The oh-so-romantic sights are much more to behold especially because wives together with their peers celebrate the day by dressing up, singing and swaying together in joy! Karwa Chauth is one of the many reasons why women love to doll up and bring an air of nostalgia with their bride-like charisma. Here are some of the fashionable looks and recommended ethnic couture for you this Karwa Chauth festival 2018 to look your uber glam.
Strike haute look this Karwa Chauth with a stunning bold eclectic saree in banarasi, kanjeevaram or embroidered style. You can style this brilliant saree with a pair of statement-worthy chandelier earrings and deck up in steal-worthy dresses to skip his heart beat yet again. Don’t forget to reminisce your love and drape his favorite saree or suit and enhance your features beautifully for a wonderful makeover and scintillating look. Go easy on accessories and you may opt for a classic jewelry to add a dash of sass.
Chic and Chebulic
If you’re a newly-wed and bride on a ride of what to wear and how to drape the heavy ensembles, we got you covered with chic and suave dresses. Invest in Indo-Fusion dresses or play it safe with chiffon and georgette sarees that exude sophistication and simplicity. Effortless silhouettes that define your figure line and accentuate them curves if you’re petite will absolutely flatter you. You may also go from day to night easily in breathable anarkali suits and stylish salwar suits to elevate your ethnic game. Don’t forget to put forth a diva look with bold pout and dollops of highlighter.
The Shining Glory
Sparkle like a true fashionista in brocade lehengas and exotic blend of cocktail gowns for a highbrow and unconventional Karwa Chauth look this year. Skip the monotony and instead embrace the beauty of contemporary. Palazzo pants or ghaghra paired with angrakhas, pant-saree, maxi skirt with crop top or cape jacket with lehenga cholis are the new “it” couture for every Indian woman next-door, brew some interesting combination of ethnic wear and surprise your hubby with some delicious newly cooked looks.
Dress up like a queen that you’re in a stunning saree or floor-sweeping designer anarkali suit, however it may suit. The tailor-made ensembles that will flatter your body and enhance your features should be kept in mind. Also, don’t forget to choose color of the dress mindfully. For the day-even with your friends and family members, you may go with light and pastel hues with charming embroidery and thread work. For the evening and dawn time, embrace the solid colors featuring bold and beautiful motifs, prints and brocade work for a jazzy look.
Accessorize it Right
The accessories will make or break your look, so invest in jewelry, handbag or clutches, footwear and paraphernalia keeping in mind the occasion, dress and its utility over time. Investing in statement accessories will not only reward you for an elegant yet plush look but also save you time, money and efforts. This season, everything in silver oxide jewelry is in vogue followed by embellished clutches that can be worn as sling bags, and chandelier earrings that became a thing ever since Deepika Padukone donned them in “Ramleel” There is one more popular and underrated accessory “Maang Tika” that has garnered the much-coveted attention of ladies fangirling Bebo flaunting the “it” accessory in one of the trending item songs. Maang Tika on one side of the hair looks absolutely gorgeous and instantly ups the ante of the wearer.
Drape it Different
Caught up in a snare of draping the regular saree the regular way? Well, not anymore, when the stylists, celebrities and fashion bloggers are here for you rescue. Try Indo-western saree drapes and add a fun spin to your traditional look. Nothing can spice up your conventional customary look than a bit of twisting and spinning.
Innovative Mehandi Designs
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Women love to dress up and adorn their hands with the henna because in Indian tradition, mehandi is considered to be holy and auspicious embarking the beginning of joyous celebratory moments. So, how about playing it quirky with your mehandi design? Experiment with different designs like Arabic or minimalist mehandi, you may also get a henna tattoo on the arms and back for a sexy and sultry look. Flaunt it with a halter neck or backless blouse!