Indian Jewelry – The New Hollywood Fashion Trend

Angelina Jolie wearing Indian Inspired Jewelry

Angelina Jolie wearing Indian Inspired Jewelry

After growing interest in yoga, meditation, and ayurvedic medicine it’s now turn of Indian Jewelry  to conquer Hollywood. Celebrities such as Angelina Jolie and Halle Berry are among the rising number of starlets photographed wearing Indian-inspired jewelry.

At the Golden Globes this year, Angelina wore Bochic uncut diamond necklace, earrings and bangles set in 22kt yellow gold with her grey St. John’s gown. The jewelry surely had an Indian touch and seems to be the start of a new trend.

Other prominent Hollywood celebrities like Halle Berry, Ashley Judd, Jenna Fischer and many others have also been seen sporting Indian Jewelry, which now seems to be a global trend.

Actress Jenna Fischer Sporting An Indian Inspired Bracelet

Actress Jenna Fischer Sporting An Indian Inspired Bracelet

So,  what are you waiting for ladies? Dress yourself in Indian Jewelry and make a style statement yourself. What’s more the grandeur and elegance of Indian Jewelry is unmatched and so is the wide variety that it offers. Choose a gorgeous pair of Polki earrings or wear a stunning Kundan kada, or adorn yourself with an elegant sterling silver pendant set; you have umpteen options to suit every mood and every style.

Do take a look at our exclusive collection of Kundan, Polki, Pearl, Silver Jewelry, trendy accessories and lots more at www.CarmaWorld.com !

Happy Shopping!!!!

Trendy Tattoos

Tattoos seem to be a growing trend these days, a style statement, a unique way to wear your love on your sleeve. With Celebrities all over the world going for the body art, the common man is left with no other option but to ape them, especially the youngsters.

Tattoos are meant to make a true statement. Those who get tattoos have something to say and want to share it with the world. If you are looking into getting a tattoo, then you may want to look into why you are getting one and what it means to you. You need to remember that tattoos are there for life and while you can get them removed, they never completely fade away.

You do have an option if you do not want to go under the knife and bear the pain. Opt for Stick-on body tattoos. They are equally trendy, are available in various hues, shapes and sizes and are a lot more convenient. What’s more you can easily remove them and replace them with something more interesting!

Check these out!

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Stick on body tattoos

Stick on Tattoo

For more stick on tattoos, accessories and trendy jewelry visit www.CarmaWorld.com.

Victorian Jewelry

Victorian Jewelry

The Victorian Jewelry, popular worldwide ,generally refers to the jewelry or jewelry styles of the great Victorian Era. The Victorian period roughly spans from 1840 – 1890 and, is named after the British ruler Queen Victoria. Her influence, much like that of Princess Diana in recent years, spawned a vast array of styles in fashion and personal adornment.

Although considered to be one broad era of jewelry history, in actuality the Victorian period embodies a considerable range of styles, forms and utilized a vast array of materials. Fusion of colors, opulent style and intricate handwork, make Victorian ornaments a perfect wear for any celebratory social occasion.

This jewelry line is ideal for women who prefer elegant costume jewelry to the traditional jewelry designs available.

So, what are you waiting for? Recreate the aura of royalty with CarmaWorld’s splendid selection of Victorian Jewelry. The collection brings together a classy range of earrings, necklaces, pendant sets and jewelry sets, intricately handcrafted with semi-precious gemstones in a variety of colors. With CarmaWorld’s Victorian Jewelry, you are sure to find something to match your every outfit, mood and occasion.

Look through our assortment of Victorian Jewelry for fashionable options inspired by the regal era!

Victorian Jewelry Set

Bold Indigo Blue Jewelry Set

Bold Indigo Blue Jewelry Set

Amazing Pink Victorian Jewelry Set

Amazing Pink Victorian Jewelry Set Black Victorian Earrings

Amazing Red & Green Victorian Earrings

Amazing Red & Green Victorian Earrings

Magnificent Red & White Victorian Earrings

Magnificent Red & White Victorian Earrings

Scintillating Black Victorian Earrings

Scintillating Black Victorian Earrings

Lakme India Fashion Week

Lakme India Fashion Week
It was glamour, fun, and five days of fabulous fashion showcased at Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) fall-winter 2009/10. The show ended with the Grand finale presented by designer Anamika Khanna who showcased her BridalSutra Line.

The designs were inspired by Indian style aesthetics and are more wearable than ever with Indian handloom, embroidery, and indigenous prints ruling desi designer’s ensembles.

The emerging trends this year are surely lean silhouettes, voluminous sleeves, scooped backs and utterly feminine ensembles. Designers innovatively used pleats to offer an element of fit and flow. The colors of the season are blacks, greys, deep wine reds and ochre yellow.
Taking confident strides, models flaunted ensembles with fantastic cuts such as lehengas teamed with a slim golden belt, churidaars peeping under the sarees, pastel shades with golden borders of one-shoulder kaftans, bordered kurtas with interesting knots in fabrics, which reflected the confluence of many states and cultures.

The designers who stood out were Nachiket Barve and Rahul Mishra, both for superb cuts and wearability, Rishta by Arjun (Saluja) for a strong, graphic collection, Walnut for its sheath dresses and Wendell Rodricks, Narendra Kumar and Manish Gupta for their wearable collections for Westside. Anamika Khanna weaved together an Indian heritage accompanied by a modern eclectic touch. With color, craft and texture as her forte, ensembles wowed the audience

Bollywood was part of the event with likes of John Abraham and Mugdha Godse walking for designer Narendra Kumar Ahmed, Jiah Khan for Sunaina puri, Arbaaz Khan for Wendell Rodericks and Anil Kapoo for Kunal Rawal. Katrina Kaif walked for Barbie, all in pink! International Supermodel Naomi Campbell created waves with her stunning presence on the ramp, while SRK and Akshay Kumar caused sensations.

Take a look!

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LIFW 2009

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The Best of Wills Lifestyle Indian Fashion Week

India’s biggest fashion trade event, Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WLIFW) Spring/Summer 2009, recently concluded in New Delhi. In its 12th year, WLIFW along with the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) aimed at providing a platform for new talents to showcase their potential. A total of 87 designers participated in this mega event.

 

 

The event brought with it new colors, new trends and new fashion. The most popular at the show were short skirts, balloon tops, flowy tunics and dresses. Cotton and silk were the main fabrics and the color palette ranged from hot oranges and pinks to pastels and hues of navy and green.

 

 

It’s time to brush up your wardrobe and get in tune with this season’s trends. Here are some of the best and most wearable trends of fashion week.

  Deepika

 

 

 

 

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Must Have Accessories this Season

Accessories trends this season

Accessories are going to be bigger this season than they have ever been. So here’s a quick update for you so that you don’t lag behind.

 

Scarves and Stoles, from basic single color to bold prints, not to forget animal prints, all will be instrumental in making a style statement this season.

Colorful Handbags, totes, pleated hobos, clutch bags are all in vogue, indulge in colors and stay away from basic black and nudes.

Belts, thick sash belts, chain belts, braided leather belts are some of the most desirable options.

Bangles- glass, wooden, metallic, multicolored will all look good.Bangle Glitz

Oversized Jewelry from huge statement necklaces, oversized hoops to gigantic cuffs,  this season is all about bold jewelry.

Sunglasses – brightly colored frames and Aviators are in vogue this season so, make sure that you do buy a few.

 

For an amazing range of apparels, accessories and jewelries log on to www.Carmaworld.com .

 

 

The Best of Oscars Red Carpet

Divas at Oscars

The 81st Annual Awards were a stunning display of sparkles, glam and neutrals. Though the celebrations were toned down this year with lots of natural-hued gowns but that doesn’t mean there was less glamour than years past. Ivory, icy gray, cream, and champagne gowns were rampant but divas like Natalie added a dash of color with bright hues as well. The best of Oscars is as follows:

 

 

  • Taraji P. Henson was a real beauty. It’s nice to see someone with a sophisticated bob walk the red carpet. The ethereal layers on this gown are gorgeous. And that train is so dramatic.
  • Anne Hathway looks white-hot in her sparkly strapless gown.
  • Kate Winslet knows how to shine on the red carpet and this Yves Saint Laurent gown is no exception. Its asymmetrical design is perfect for showing off her curvier shape and her fabulous retro hair keeps it simple. miley-cyrus
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  • Miley Cyrus sizzled in an ivory silk chiffon beaded v-neck ball gown with a tiered skirt.
  • Penelope Cruz looks stunning. The beading, the tulle, the strapless bodice—a perfect combination. She looks like a princess, which is a good thing because she actually won! sjp
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  • Sarah Jessica Parker goes for the princess look in this “barely mint” Dior Haute Couture gown, cinched at her tiny waist with an embellished belt giving her gown a more dramatic feel.
  • Frieda Pinto looked stunning in a royal blue gown with sequined detailing and one sleeve. Everything on Freida Pinto is simple, except perhaps her dress. She has gorgeous shiny hair, divine skin, a perfect combination!

You loved them, but now is the time to decide on one ultimate. Who will earn the Oscars crown according to you? Do share your views.

Top Ten fashion trends for Spring 2009

 

2009 Spring Trends

2009 Spring Trends

Spring is here at last with some exciting trends-a lot of which we’ll all be able to pull off, no matter what our body type. I think the look in general will be soft and extra-feminine. Check out some of the most interesting trends:

 

  1. Spring is all about colors, so make sure you wear plenty of it. Vivid colors like hot pink and electric blue will be really big.
  2. In vogue this season is the little white dress for its glamour quotient.
  3. Feminine floral prints are also going to make a comeback this spring and butterfly motifs and prints will also be quite popular.
  4. Accessories are going to be really big this season. Opt for long oversized necklaces, big bangles and bold jewelry, stylish handbags.
  5. Jewel encrusted clothing are also going to make a come back and will not be restricted to evening wear. In 2009 they return brighter, bolder, and more elegant. This time pieces are not just embellished but often completely encrusted by jewels; the feeling is luxurious, exotic, and yet the glamour remains somewhat understated.
  6. In Spring fashion tends to get a little more revealing; the combination of sheer and opaque fabric will work wonders. 2009’s sheer pieces are a mixture of the soft and feminine.
  7. Flairs, ruffles and bows are also smart options for spring. Look for bows at the shoulders and hips and ruffles at hemlines.
  8. High waisted skirts and pants will make a style statement this season, so make sure you own them.
  9. Single shouldered dresses and tops as well as asymmetric shoulder-lines have made a huge return in 2009. Its versatility and endless possibilities to wear it makes it one of the hottest trends.
  10. Bohemian look will make a powerful statement this season. The best way to pull this off this Spring is to pair a bohemian styled piece with something a bit more conservative like a beige skirt or vest.

Each new season brings with it a sense of excitement. I’m looking forward to vivid colors, bold accessories and feminine prints. Do visit us at www.CarmaWorld.com for an exclusive collection of apparels and accessories and let us know your take on these trends?

 

This Spring Add Colors to your Wardrobe

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Spring is all about colors and loads of it. If you are bored of neutrals, blacks and beige in your wardrobe, well this is the perfect time to reinvent your wardrobe and add a dash of color to it. Though neutrals are perfect for much of your wardrobe but color adds glamour and zing to your personality. So pick up some vibrant hues and make a style statement this spring.

 

 

Place colors close to your face and see which colors suit you the best. Pick out those that work well not only with your skin tone but your hair color and eye color as well.

 

Wear a flattering color close to your face for maximum impact.

 

Start by using the colors on your lips or nails or over your eye. This way you will get used to the new palette.

 

Add a scarf in one of your new bright colors; swap your black shoes with vibrant ones.

 

Even if your dress is devoid of colors add to it with bright accessories.1212

 

Try a tube top in one of your bright colors, under a neutral jacket.

 

Buy accessories in vibrant hues, red, purple, yellow are all hot this season.

 

Use colors to express your mood, red for bold, pink for a feminine touch, black for classic, chic look.

 

Dress for the occasion, pink for a date, black for a formal do, red for a candle night dinner…

 

Play up your best features by placing bright colors right next to it.

 

Don’t go by which colors you should or shouldn’t wear. Never restrict yourself with laid down rules, experiment and the world is yours to explore.

 

 

Visit us at www.carmaworld.com for an exclusive range of trendy apparels and jewelry and pick out colors to match your every need.

 

 

 

 

 

Published in: on February 17, 2009 at 15:26  Comments (2)  

Make this Valentine the Most Memorable One

valentine-roses-gWant to make this valentine the most special one in your life? Want your beloved to feel really special and loved? Well you need not look any further, for here are some great tips to add magic to your love life.

Surprise your love this year with exclusive hourly gifts. Ever thought of it? Well get started…

Bed tea with a bunch of fresh flowers will surely be a good start of the day, so make sure you brew it with love, say about 7:30. A perfumed bath set to pamper her, comes next. Follow it up with a personalized card. At 10:30, add to the anticipation with a bunch of balloons. A box of candy and a cute love note will certainly add to the excitement next. Add to the excitement with a soft toy, teddy bear is a universal favorite. Get her favorite food delivered next for lunch, be it Chinese, pizza or Thai, this will surely leave her waiting for more. A personalized mug with your images comes next Keep up the excitement with a beautiful dress; pick out something very feminine, a saree or a beautiful black dress. Follow it up with matching jewelry at 3:30. Add to the collection with a dazzling clutch, a warm cashmere wrap and at the next hour, matching footwear. Now that she’s almost ready for the evening, a soft fragrance would add to the effect. Coffee for just the two of you would be perfect at 8:30 followed by a special dinner (whether prepared by you or in a restaurant depends on both of you). Top it up with a fresh cake and her favorite movie dvd.

Well, be sure that your efforts and thoughts would not go waste. Seldom would you have seen her so happy and satisfied. If you are low on budget you can swap some of the above mentioned gifts with a special poem written to her, a song dedication, hand picked flowers, little love notes or a collage of your pictures, her favorite book. Your options are unlimited, so just give it some considerable thought and be creative after all who knows her better than you?

For an exclusive collection of jewelry and apparels do visit us at http://www.carmaworld.com.

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