indian wear

Ethnic Clutch – Easy to Make

Hi,

I realize most people around me have the notion that DIY means recycling/ upcycling, whereas there is so much more to it. DIY is also about making products from scratch, re-purposing an item apart form it’s set use or customizing a store bought article! I am presenting a half-hour session on DIY clutches this weekend and since the time frame is short I will only be showing surface ornamentation for store bought clutches. So, I though of expanding the session into a tutorial on making an ethnic clutch from ground up.

Colorful Ethnic Clutch Purse

I chose the same color palette as the A-line Cape, you could select fabrics and embroideries based on your Indian wear wardrobe. There are umpteen options to personalize this clutch, but the steps will remain similar. If you are not familiar with a sewing machine, you could also read up the tutorial and entail the help of a local tailor. Let’s get started.

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Makeup Looks for Sangeet / Cocktail

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In continuance with my ‘Makeup Looks for Mehendi‘ post, today I have listed 5 of my favorite makeup looks for the Indian sangeet or cocktail function. These events require a more dramtaic makeup, especially if your are doing a staged performance. You could also go for a striking look if it is just a cocktail party.

1. CLASSIC GOLD EYE WITH RED LIPS


Kaushal’s classic gold eye look is easy to achieve. You could wear any light to medium shade lip colour with the gold eyes. You can pair this look with most Indian clothes with touches of gold in it.

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