Script your fashion story
Dewy flowers, striking jewellery and picture-perfect makeup — here are some ideas to rock the celebrations in style
Atrue fashionista believes in scripting her own fashion story. While she is aware of what’s in fashion, she knows how to confidently tweak trends to suit her style. The festivities are already upon us, and if you, too, don’t want to look like everyone’s doppelganger in those drowning, embellished lehengas and tons of blinding jewellery, here’s some refreshing style inspiration for you. The key to stand out in a swamp of bling is to believe in restraint. When in doubt, go subtle. Subtle is always stylish — when wearing a heavily embellished lehenga, go for either the earrings or the neckpiece or just a striking nath or passa. Or you can completely skip jewellery and team your outfit with real flowers to add a touch of innocence and freshness.
Here are a few foolproof ideas to help you glow to glory this festive season.
Add a pearl finish to your base by mixing some petroleum jelly into your foundation. It’s a timeless trick that was used by vintage Hollywood icons Who says only roses can spell glamour? Get creative and tuck flowers such as bougainvillea or marigold in your hair. Where there’s imagination, there’s style! A girl can never have enough roses. And if they are fresh and dew-soaked, the romantic in you can’t be more pleased. Give a fairy-tale spin to your attire with an all-roses headgear Does your outfit have exquisite
gold work on it? Why kill it with blinding jewels? Add some breeziness to it with a
necklace of pastel roses