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The original fashion inspirations

Inspirations are the source behind many creations particularly the modifications in the fashion. It's a daunting task to first recognize that the original can be fine tuned to the current fashion. The fashion creators must have the eyes for the fusion and blend to work aesthetically. The results of these fission and fusion experiments are lovely to look at. I have tried to highlight certain original natural dressing traditions from where the prevailing fashion trends have come from. These several interesting pictures give us clear ideas about the gradual evolution of fashion.  just scroll below to get inspired.    Handwoven Fabric by Maori Tribes of New Zealand Use of feathers in head gears by Native AmericansJewelry Inspiration from the Masai tribes of Africa Handcrafted silver jewelry used by lambada tribes of India Beaded jewelry worn by African tribes gave the idea of contemporary  colored jewelry pieces Traditional Ghaghra worn in various places in India inspired the  modern day c…

Reinvent Yourself. You are never too old to experiment

Rules are not made in the heavenMost of the time the rules for women are made by the the prevailing  mindset. This particular mindset try to tell the women  what to wear, how to live and above all how to behave according to their age. I would like to highlight certain typical  comments by people regarding the women fashion and style and how it should be conveniently ignored. It is the individual alone who decides what to wear according to their tastes. We should be rational enough to counter these negative comments by treating ourselves to more style, fashion and grace. 
It Should Flatter You  We often hear the clamour that do not wear anything too tight to reveal your figure. The best advise is to use the clothing which fits you, makes you feel happy and ultimately flatters your body type.
Colour is LifeA perpetual suggestion one receives is regarding colouring the hair. "Do not get your hair coloured in funky Colours as you are no more a teenager" is an often heard dictates. …

The Five Rules of Dressing for a Dinner Outing

There are simple formulas for dressing on occasions like dinner outings with friends and with persons of interest. You may as well call it the Rules of the evening dressing. I have tried to present basic five Rules of style dressing for any evening outings. 

Less is More When you plan to dine out with someone special, always go with the formula that "Less is more". Ostentation is fashionably a bad choice here. Simply put it means that do not reveal too much of anything. It is advisable that do not venture for very heavy make up. A strict No if you want to experiment with a very trendy outfits just in an effort to look over stylish.The key here is that you should look effortlessly stylish and different from the crowd. Instead of wearing heavy layers of foundation go for a base that does not make your face look caky. Wear soft shades of pink and red lipsticks.

Comfort is the Key My advice is to be as comfortable as possible. At the same time one has to keep themselves stylish and …

The Favorite Summer Trends You may be Missing

It is Summer Time Summer is a time for new insights into our fashion choices. It's time to experiment and to think differently. This time too like earlier year I decided to pick up few choices. These few choices are the ones which may elevate our fashion and style moods a little higher than usual. A pleasant choices for you all to indulge.  Floral prints This summer started with lots of floral. This trend is reliable because it gives a cool feeling in hot summer days. At the same time it looks very trendy. Fresh designers from all over the world are experimenting with different kind of floral patterns, big and small, in pastel shades as well as in bright colors
Yellow color I would recommend all my friends to experiment with yellow. This color is dominating the fashion scene this year from ramp to red carpets. My personal experience says that it really brighten up your day. It looks great on all skin tones. Choose the shades of yellow that goes well with your skin tone. From lemon yel…

The Facial Sheet Masks: The Convenient Beauty Regime for a Youthful look

The Convenient Beauty Regime 
Facial sheet masks are widely used as a regular beauty regime in many Asian cultures. This convenient beauty care regime, some vouch, was first introduced to use in South Korea. In the last few years it has gained popularity all over the world among beauty enthusiasts as well as among the professionals

What is it ?
Sheet masks are pre-cut face shaped fabric sheetsIt is drenched in assorted nutrition rich serums which   Sheets can be of different material as well as gelThe sheet prevents quick evaporation of the ingredients and extends the exposure time of the skin to the ingredients. Thus leading to the deep penetration of the ingredients into the skin layersAs a result the sheet mask outperform the effect of one application of serum as well as the traditional masksDifferent kind of sheet masks are available for different kinds of treatments
Why is it so Popular ?
People swear by the efficiency of the sheet masks. The popularity of sheet masks owes to the …

The Usable Unused : How to create soft toys with waste materials

A very belated  Happy New Year to all of you and my sincerest apologies for being away for quite a long long time. I took this sabbatical to finish my few pending projects before I took to blogging. Now here I am fresh and rejuvenated to start sharing ideas again. During this long pause I inadvertently indulged in few experiments of converting the home wastes to usable things like dolls and soft toys of various animal characters. I did it for my younger one and found it interesting to share with you also. So bear with me folks. 

This year I have thought of making new toys  for the kids of my family. Something completely by myself and using all non toxic materials available at home. We all know how much we used to love our big cute dolls and different soft toys of various animals when we were kids. 

The Requirements 
Any old cloth in light colour like peach shade, light pink , skin colour or off white colourWool or any kind of natural fiber like jute to make hairColored threadsFabric col…

L'Oreal Paris True Match Genius 4 in 1 R1 Rose Ivory Review

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A month back I had to attend the wedding of a close relative. At that time I realized that for the makeup to be perfect, I needed a perfect makeup base. This is a daunting task as the perfect makeup base includes primer concealer foundation as well as the powder to be applied in a proper way. Otherwise it might lead to an uneven complexion thereby spoiling the complete look. 
The Perfect Makeup Base
While searching for that "perfect makeup base" I scouted through the various brands in the market. This itself is a time consuming process. But I came across L'Oreal Paris true match genius 4 in 1 R1 Rose Ivory product which claims to be a 4 in one product. Further it claims to act as a primer concealer foundation. I quickly bought a shade matching my skin tone. The shade which I bought is Rose Ivory that is R1.

After using this product for more than a month on various occasions, I am in a position to write my experiences and observations about it.
What th…