My favorite place to stay, or plan an event in Bangkok is always on the riverside, simply due to it being a great getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city. Anantara Riverside Resort & Spa is exactly that – the only resort property in Bangkok! To stay connected with the city, the hotel has a free shuttle boat every half hour to the nearest train station on the other side of the river.
The art of calligraphy dates back to the period before the invention of the printing press, some 500 years ago. The advent of technology brought about many changes in the styles and methods of printing and also in the fonts and typography used for written text. The art of calligraphy however continues to fascinate people with its artistic flourishes, elegant finish and the impeccable attention to detail.
Its summer time once again and the streets and the skyline of Mumbai is abundant with flowers in full bloom painting the city in gorgeous colors of pinks, purples, oranges and yellows. These plants or trees start blooming in winter and are laden with full blooming flowers by summer. Since these flowers are pretty and abundantly available in the city during summer – which also makes them very cost effective – we thought of exploring them more for a perfect summer Indian wedding! Here are a few of these wild flowers that we would love to see in weddings.
Here are some fun facts about our very own Bollywood celebrity weddings!
Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh’s wedding was a lavish and grand affair in true Kapoor style with the festivities lasting for almost 20 days! It is also said that the both Rishi and Neetu endured fainting spells on the wedding day owing to the massive crowd of people turned up for the celebrations and the heavy outfits worn by them.
From fashion to grand events, drawing inspiration from the animal kingdom seems to be the trend du jour! If you are looking for wedding ideas that are different, vibrant and have a lot of potential, why not check out what you can borrow from the natural beauty around us. The peacock is one such inspiration point, which has tons of potential that can be translated into various aspects of your Indian wedding.
Who does not like to get pampered on their wedding day? While the brides go for spa sessions to unwind and rejuvenate before the wedding, why not the groom? Here are some tips and ideas for grooming the groom for the big day!
Rajasthan has fast become India’s new festival destination, and so we were really excited to finally experience one. We recently attended a three-day music festival in Jodhpur, but unlike most other festivals in the state, it didn’t involve electronic music or desert stomping. Just plain soulful strums, shouts of ole, rhythmic footwork, intense sarangi plucks, percussion and much more. Sounds like flamenco with a twist, doesn’t it? That’s exactly what we were treated to from March 13-15 at the Jodhpur Flamenco & Gypsy Festival. The confluence of flamenco and North Indian folk music got us thinking about how perfect this kind of music would be for an Indian wedding.
Prints like Aztec, chevron, ikat and many more have been bang on trend. They can be used for so many purposes like clothing, home décor, or even Indian wedding décor.
It’s time to show off your pretty nails and draw some attention! Nothing can be more appealing than having perfectly manicured nails with artistic designs; especially for the bride. Gone are the days of applying just a nail colour. Go crazy, and add some elements of fun and panache to the common boring nail colour.
Here are some ideas and thoughts your can draw inspiration from, for every event at your wedding; be it your bridal shower, mehendi, sangeet or wedding.
A big attraction to Singapore and where most tourists spend their time is the bustling Orchard Road. There are also tons of hotels in and around this area to choose from. But what if you want to stay close enough to the bustle, yet in a peaceful surrounding? Well, that’s where the Shangri-La Hotel in Singapore comes in! This hotel is set on 15 acres of lush greenery and is just a short walk to the famous Orchard Road, full of shopping, restaurants and entertainment. And if you don’t feel like walking, the hotel even has a complimentary pickup and dropoff included to key shopping areas.