Tabu's Fashion Den

Tabu's Fashion Den

Friday, December 18, 2015

Style Tip

Head to toe shimmer is now socially acceptable except that there is a fine line between being high octane and tacky.

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Style Tip

For those who do not wear low back neckline, can opt for embroidery to be done in the shape of a low neck.

Friday, November 27, 2015

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It's always a good idea to step up your interview outfit a notch to show that you value the position and would like to stand out in a positive way.

Thursday, November 26, 2015

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You must always be well dressed and know what gaps to fill in your wardrobe.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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Fashion trends change every season, so you'll see pieces going out of style just as quickly as they arrived on the fashion scene.

Monday, November 23, 2015

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If you are attending a wedding function, dress formally. Make sure you know the customs and dress accordingly.

Sunday, November 22, 2015

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A sherwani worn with a sharara is a perfect bridal attire this season.

Friday, November 20, 2015

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Make a style statement with one-shoulder and off-shoulder outfits this season.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

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Platform sandals are trendy. This season, add an extra dimension to your girlie ensemble with cool flat shoe platforms.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

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Experiment with accessories. We all love to wear versatile accessories as they are the key to be eternally stylish.

Friday, November 6, 2015

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Seasonal fabrics like linen or velvet may be well both the investment but they will not be necessarily appropriate year-round.

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

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Fashion designing includes a lot of work, plenty of research and an enormous amount of patience. 

Monday, November 2, 2015

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We must adapt ourselves to latest trends yet remain true to our style of dressing and wear something that suits our personality.

Sunday, November 1, 2015

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Leather bags are a safe bet for both formal and informal use, for these spell class with a capital C.

Friday, October 30, 2015

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Generally, warm colours like reds, orange and yellow are said to be vibrant and colours that excite action or positivity. Therefore, uniforms for sportsmen are mostly in these colours.

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Style Tip

During the monsoons, it is best to invest in a pair of plastic sandals.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Style Tip

Shop for who you are now, not who you will be five kgs from now.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

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Animal prints are wild by nature but are also stylish and over the decades, have earned the title of being termed as classics.

Monday, October 26, 2015

Style Tip

Fashion is all about the style choices we make and how they complement us.

Sunday, October 25, 2015

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Jewellery is the simplest way to add colour and sparkle to an outfit.

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

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A stole will keep us cozy no matter what the temperature around and is convenient to fit into our handbag for emergency use.

Monday, October 12, 2015

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Wear comfortable clothes while you travel so that you can enjoy your journey.

Sunday, October 11, 2015

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The little black dress (LBD) continues to be a staple in most women's wardrobe since the 70's.

Friday, October 9, 2015

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If all the dress lines work in harmony, they create an attractive visual effect.

Thursday, October 8, 2015

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There is something about putting on a new dress that makes a woman feel special.

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

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Proportion is the key for visual effect. Stitched clothes add to one's personality.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

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A blend of the modern with traditional is sure to help us make a statement wherever we go.

Monday, October 5, 2015

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You must always be well dressed and know what gaps to fill in your wardrobe.

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Friday, October 2, 2015

Thursday, October 1, 2015

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At a funeral you must dress simple. Avoid wearing bright colours and shiny fabrics.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Style Tip

It's always better to wear less jewelry of a higher quality than a ton of cheap shiny bling.

Monday, September 28, 2015

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It's always a good idea to have something in your closet that is versatile enough to be worn for a variety of occasions.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

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Purchase the highest quality of basic pieces you can afford and pay less for trendy items that will go out of style by next season.

Monday, September 21, 2015

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 The concept of heavy embroidered blouses has been in existence from a very long time that it has become a classic style adapted by most of the brides now.

Sunday, September 20, 2015

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Fashion fads fade faster. What remains consistently in vogue are our manners. Fashion etiquette allows people to judge us as a person, 

Friday, September 18, 2015

Style Tip

Whenever there is an event, consider the venue before making a choice of your attire.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

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Once we have determined our body shape, we can begin to consider which fashion trends to embrace and which to avoid.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

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You should always impress people with your choice of dressing.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

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 If you opt for a lovely back pattern on your blouse, you can use accessories like stone or beads hanging to tie a knot at the edge of the neckline.

Monday, September 14, 2015

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The important thing to remember is that your clothing should be respectful of the culture, no matter where you are.

Sunday, September 13, 2015

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The simplest way to make your legs look instantly longer is to wear a long maxi skirt.

Friday, September 11, 2015

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Know which colours will flatter you the most by figuring out if the undertones in your skin are either warm or cold.

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

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Fashion has always been repitition of ideas but what makes it new is the way we style it.

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

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The latest trend is to wear a shorter version of the sari with trendy twists and turns.


Monday, September 7, 2015

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Clothes with detailed embroidery look pretty good on all regardless of age.

Sunday, September 6, 2015

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As long as you choose the correct style that flatters your body structure, you can wear anything you want. 

Friday, September 4, 2015

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All thin girls must banish baggy clothes from your wardrobe. It will only make you appear thinner.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Style Tip

It helps if you have a pair of ballet flats in your shoe closet. Comfortable and needless to say super stylish, they add just the right amount of pizzazz to any outfit - be it jeans, a salwar kurta or even a sari.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Style Yip

There is one garment that will never go out of style and will always enhance the beauty of the wearer and that is Saree.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Style Tip

Color blocking is still in trend, with architectural patterns and a vague 60's vibes. This trend also rocked in Paris Fashion Week.

Monday, August 31, 2015

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Fashion is all about dressing your body. If you know your body shape then you will be able to find clothes that fit and flatter.

Sunday, August 30, 2015

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To appear thin, wear kurthis  that are well below the knee so that your hip line is well covered.

Friday, August 21, 2015

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A scarf is an ultimate accessory that can immediately transform your look. Stash one in your handbag to wear it over your Tees or tunics to appear sophisticated.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Style Tip

Clothes worn in solid colours with simple lines, will make you appear taller.

Monday, August 17, 2015

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Trends are changing as the brides of today choose designs in subtle tones, light fabrics and minimalist work., so that they can enjoy their own wedding.

Sunday, August 16, 2015

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When buying casual wear, make sure you are able to get three different combinations with what already exists in your wardrobe.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

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Style is a way to say of saying who we are, without having to speak.

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

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Carrying just one statement handbag? Well, it is now time to start following the trend of carrying two handbags.

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

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Fashion is what we are given four times a year, Style is what we pick for ourselves out of that.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Style Tip

Your grandma’s closet is a place to find some hidden treasures like real zardozi and pure 24 carat kanjeevarams that are things of legend.

Monday, August 3, 2015

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Loose and comfortable, palazzos are a big hit this season.

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Friday, July 24, 2015

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Consider donating something that you have not worn for past one year.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

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We must choose our accessories very wisely as they can make or mar our look.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

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There is nothing more trendy than a dress with a touch of lace for an elegant evening party or dinner.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

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Clothes in solid colours with simple lines will make you appear taller.

Monday, July 20, 2015

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If you have got a closet full of neutrals-be they navy, black, camel, or gray-add energy with boldly hued shoes and bags.

Sunday, July 19, 2015

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Jewellery for office could be gold, diamond or white gold, but most importantly light and delicate. 

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Style Tip

Avoid using wire hangers as they are not supportive enough for heavier fabrics and will warp the shape of your clothes over time.

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Style Tip

Maxis that narrow down at the bottom are best suited for girls who are short in height.

Monday, July 13, 2015

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Style Tip

When mixing prints be sure to match the colours for the two pieces. Similar colour palettes will help blend the prints.

Friday, July 10, 2015

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Using colour to balance your body is a good idea. Wear light colours to enhance and dark colours to diminish.

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Style Tip

Give an updated look to your old jacket or blouse by sewing on new buttons.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Style Tip

Looking fabulous with scarce resources is very much possible. Simply reset your wardrobe.

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

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Women with cool undertones look best in white, black, gray, silver, and shades of blue. Women with warm undertones will be dazzling in shades of yellow, gold, brown, green and red.

Monday, July 6, 2015

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For corporate charm, play it safe with dark pants and a simple shirt to ensure that you look classy yet fashionable.

Sunday, July 5, 2015

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Keep the accessories colourful and chunky when opting for a casual day wear look.

Friday, July 3, 2015

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If you have heavy arms, wear sleeves that are not fitted yet follow the body line. Avoid wearing heavy and thick fabrics.


Thursday, July 2, 2015

Style Tip

Statement tees are kind of a college thing. They have got their own grunge and rock 'n' roll look.

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Style Tip

Skirts have always been a summer-monsoon favourite with most women because of their versatility and comfort, but choose it right according to your shape, mood and occasion. 

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Style Tip

Start by taking stock of all the clothes in your wardrobe. If you haven't worn some of these in the last year or so, chances are you will never wear them again! Give them away, if they are in wearable condition.

Monday, June 29, 2015

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A V-neck is universally flattering on all figures since it elongates the body and also draws the eye upward to the face.

Sunday, June 28, 2015

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Wide necklines, short sleeves and light fabrics help to visually reduce broad shoulders.

Friday, June 26, 2015

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When you buy an everyday item, try to think of at least three things you already own that you can wear with that item.

Thursday, June 25, 2015

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Styled with another must-have of the season—a long waistcoat of bold colour—culottes can be perfect for the office. An oversized bag and brogues will complete the look.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

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In monsoon, opt for colourful and funky flip-flops and peep-toes and avoid wearing fancy shoes.

Monday, June 22, 2015

Style Tip

Retire your favourite handbag in favour of a colourful, waterproof tote which can be the perfect accessory to brighten up your day in monsoon.

Sunday, June 21, 2015

Style Tip

Experiment with different styles until you find the one that best suits your body shape.

Thursday, June 18, 2015

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We must not stick to one look. Instead we should mix and match our clothes to get the best out of our existing wardrobe.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Style Tip

What makes an outfit special is the way we style it - the accessories we add, the way we put different clothing pieces together.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

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Dressing for your size doesn't just mean mixing clothes that are too tight from your wardrobe. It also means you shouldn't wear clothes that are too baggy. Both will make you look frumpy.

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Style Tip

As soon as you get your dry-cleaning back, take your clothes out of the bags. Fabric needs to breathe, and the plastic can trap odors and humidity.

Friday, June 12, 2015

Style Tip

The easiest way to make your wardrobe look organized: Buy all the same hangers for everything–same color, same shape.

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Style Tip

Your style will make you feel good about yourself and get you noticed.

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

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What is old, is new again. Fashion moves ahead in circles.

Monday, June 8, 2015

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Layering your shirts, tops, blouses etc. can turn your wardrobe into an amazing assortment of outfits.









Sunday, June 7, 2015

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Once or twice a season, try to shake up the order of things in your wardrobe, you will be surprised how it triggers different outfit ideas.

Friday, June 5, 2015

Style Tip

Though accessories are quick style fixes, beware of over-accessorising.

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Style Tip

If you get an oil stain on your handbag, coat the mark with baby powder and let it stand overnight. By morning the stain should be gone.

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Style Tip

 Do away with any kind of frill or gathering of dress materials in your kameezes or lehengas to look slimmer.

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

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No matter what the occasion, monochromatic outfits look elegant and polished.

Monday, June 1, 2015

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If you are curvy and you prefer wearing fitted clothes, stay away from things that have a sheen to them.

Sunday, May 31, 2015

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Have a colourful wardrobe because colour is like food for the spirit and it is not addictive or fattening.

Friday, May 29, 2015

Style Tip

The right choice of appareland fashion accessories can help you look slimmer. 

Thursday, May 28, 2015

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Learning to manipulate accessories, colour, pattern and texture will help us look our best while we define our personal style.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Style Tip

To restore silk's lustre, rinse it well in cold water, then add 1/4 cup of white vinegar to a clean  rinse and rinse again.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Style Tip

We must always shop for who we are now, not who we will be five kgs from now.

Monday, May 18, 2015

Style Tip

The advantage of wearing cotton clothes in summer is that more often it is worn and washed, the softer it becomes.

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Style Tip

To remove a lipstick stain from your dress, gently rub the stain with glycerine. 

Friday, May 15, 2015

Style Tip

Leather bags stand the test of time, are classics and great value for money.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

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Adding a few shimmering pieces can give us the right amount of sparkle whether we are going to a celebratory gala or just feeling special at home.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

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it is wiser to have a few comfortable pairs of footwear, rather than rows and rows of shoes which are instruments of torture.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

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If you like to enhance your authority on the job, consider wearing quality clothes.

Monday, May 11, 2015

Style Tip

Never underestimate the power of good accessories. Many a plain outfit has been saved by the addition of a scarf, belt, or piece of jewelry.

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Style Tip

We must always look for clothing designs with certain cuts and styles that look best on us and offer superior comfort.


Thursday, May 7, 2015

Style Tip

Fashion fads fade faster. What remains consistently in vogue are our manners. Fashion etiquette allows people to judge us as a person.

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Style Tip

Check prints are worn in summer and are famously known as Madras Checks.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Style Tip

Avoid wearing plunging necklines and clinging skirts to office.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Style Tip

Nothing looks better than a neat well turned out appearance which exudes confidence and natural charm.

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Style Tip

We must make sure that the eye glasses we choose block at least 95% of UV and IR.

Monday, April 27, 2015

Style Tip

Smile is an essential accessory  because it looks equally good if you are wearing torn jeans with your oldest T shirt or a luscious silk sari with your entire jewellery collection.

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Friday, April 24, 2015

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Appearance is a powerful thing. Sometimes people cannot remember a word you have said but can tell you exactly what you were wearing.

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

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Easing into a life of stylish simplicity requires understanding the basics as to which fabrics feel nice to wear and what we enjoy wearing.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

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Avoid wearing heavy footwear if you are a petite delicately built person.

Monday, April 20, 2015

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We must wear our glasses with comfort and style as they make a fashion statement.

Sunday, April 19, 2015

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If you are tall and broad, wear loose fitting clothes with break in colour.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Style Tip

Animal prints are wild by nature but so many stylish people are wearing them that over the decades, they have become classics.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Monday, April 13, 2015

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Style Tip

Summer season demands cool and pastel shades because light colours recede.

Friday, April 10, 2015

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Style Tip

A horizontal line print will shorten, add width to our body and attract attention.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

StyleTip

Colour  breaks will create a shortenning effect for short and petite people.

Monday, April 6, 2015

Style Tip

A maxi gown is the most comfortable and easy to wear garment that can suit any body shape.

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Friday, April 3, 2015

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Style Tip

We must use our ingenuity to add special little touches to our clothes with different accessories.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Style Tip

We enjoy the event even more when we know that we are appropriately dressed for the occasion.

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Style Tip

Zari and zardozi work is done mainly on silk and other heavy fabrics. It is one of the most expensive types of embroidery because  not only is the fabric and the material used expensive but also the labourers follow a system of wages on hourly basis.

Monday, March 30, 2015

Style Tip

Dress well to make yourself happy and you will find yourself  happy most of the time.

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Style Tip

Pendants and earrings with options for changeable colour stones are in vogue this season.

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Style Tip

Avoid wearing plunging necklines and clinging skirts to office.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

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We must never ever try to change our style. Instead we must wear an individual look of your own with which people will identify us.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

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There is plenty of sparkle this season. Let's glow in the fashionable hues of chic glamour..

Monday, March 23, 2015

Style Tip

To restore silk's lustre, add a 1/4 cup of white vinegar, then clean rinse it with cold water.

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Style Tip

Each one of us can develop a personal style by enhancing our positive features and minimising the negative ones.

Friday, March 20, 2015

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Style Tip

Our dressing sense should bring the real us out of the shadows.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Style Tip

A white colour outfit seems to weather time and is always just a comfortable reach away in our wardrobe.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Tip of theDay

Clothes made in cotton are durable since the cotton fibres are strong.

Monday, March 16, 2015

Tip of the Day

hang drying is better than machine drying for preserving the richness of dark coloured clothes.

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Tip of the Day

Traditional clothes  are not boring as they never get outdated. They are classics and look timeless.

Friday, March 13, 2015

Tip of the Day

At times we need to forget functionality. A cocktail of sparkling sequins and optical prints on silhouettes is all we need to look different.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Tip of the Day

Always opt for one statement accessory that pulls together an entire look for your outfit.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Style Tip

Keep your feet firmly on the ground and your look high fashion in pastels, florals or neons this season.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Style Tip

Buy denim dresses, bucket bags and fitted skirts that will stand by you through all seasons.

Monday, March 9, 2015

Tip of the Day

An eclectic mix of understated vivid hues, soft pastels and neutral shades are taking centre stage, this season.

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Tip of the Day

Geometric patterns, tribal prints and graphic designs are back with a bang.

Friday, March 6, 2015

Tip of the Day

 If we want to improve our dress etiquette, we must groom ourselves slowly and let our personality fit into the kind of look we want ourselves to be. Soon we will become what we think us to be. 

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Tip of the Day

It is better to wear jewellery of good quality rather than plenty of bling that is cheap.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Tip of the Day

It is important when you are investing in clothes that you have them tailored. It will make the piece that much more special and it will feel great because it can fit only you.

Monday, March 2, 2015

Tip of the Day

We must always buy quality clothes that will remain as classics rather than a few trendy pieces that will go out of style by the next season.

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Tip of the Day

You must always be well dressed and know what gaps to fill in your wardrobe. 

Friday, February 27, 2015

Tip of the Day

Whenever there is an event, consider the venue before making a choice of your attire. 

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Tip of the Day

If you are a professional, you need to dress according to the environment of your company

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Tip of the Day

When our clothes feel comfortable, we carry our style with more confidence.

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Tip of the Day

Fashion has always been a repitition of ideas but what makes it new is how we put it together.

Monday, February 23, 2015

Tip of the Day

If your iron is not working, sprinkle some water on your dress, put it on a hanger, take your hair dryer and steam the wrinkles out.


Sunday, February 22, 2015

Friday, February 20, 2015

Tip of the Day

Smile is one of  the best accessories all of us can use with any outfit.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Tip of the Day

Mix and match the colour of your attire with the colour of your shoes or handbag and get the perfect look.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Tip of the Day

 Organise your clothes going light to dark from left to right in your closet. Your eye will follow the color and thus help you stay organised.

Monday, February 16, 2015

Tip of the Day

A clever clothing trick of a shoulder button not only keeps your bra strap concealed, but also keeps your wide neck clothes  from falling off of your shoulder. 

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Tip of the Day

Though different stains demand different remedies, white vinegar can almost attack all stains like ink, coffee, grease or sweat.

Friday, February 13, 2015

Tip of the Day

Dress shabbily and they remember the dress, dress impeccably and they remember the woman.

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Tip of the Day

Offset a floral printed dress with geometric accessories in graphic prints to give your look a bohemian flair.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Tip of the Day

If we don't understand our body type and what suits us, even the latest fashions won't help our image.

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Fashion Tip of the Day

Of the many ways in which we choose to express ourselves, the colour and style of clothes probably make the most immediate and powerful impact.

Friday, February 6, 2015

Tip of the Day

Nothing ages a woman more than the clothes that are a decade out of fashion.

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Tip of the Day

As a rule of thumb, if we have not worn something in the last two years, we must ask ourself why it is still in our wardrobe.

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Tip of the Day

Our clothes must always suit the occasion for which they are meant.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Tip of the Day

A separate piece is a good investment only if we can mix and match it with at least three or more pieces in. our wardrobe.

Monday, February 2, 2015

Tip of the Day

Accessories are key items in creating our look and are a good way to reinforce our style personally.

Friday, January 30, 2015

Tip of the Day

Clothes make a visual statement about how we view ourselves and reinforce our image and help to define our true selves.

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Tip of the Day

Wearing the right colour and style of clothes makes us look younger and healthier.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Tip of the Day

Fads come and go every year but trends stay for at least half a decade.