Winter Trendy Clothes for kids
Winter as parents might feel, it hides the good and interesting dresses we wear. They say we can wear an old tshirt and cover it with a winter coat and everyone thinks you are dressed to go out. Why not buy a good winter gear than spending on dresses....it is time for interesting winter clothes. Gloves, winter hats, ear muffs, scarfs, infinity scarfs, socks, shoes and what not....there are hundreds of styles in winter coats just for kids. Puffed coats, Peacoats, double Fleeced Jackets, etc are all so comfy too along with providing warmth in that cold weather. Those coats with furry collars, puffed jackets with kids favorite character prints, favorite colors...few that glow in the dark...browse the online shopping sites and you will be surprised...some even offer to print your child's name on the coat.
When buying a winter coat for anyone..it is better to consider a bigger size coat to fit in a tshirt and a lighter fleece jacket inside. The body warmers are the most forgotten set of accessories most forgotten and not bothered about but they offer a warm and protective shield against that chilly weather. Specially for kids who go to school, it is important to dress the up appropriately. Make sure to buy a comfy winter hat for them...they usually refuse to wear one but it is of great use when the go out to play in that chilly weather. Make sure to have them wear a body warmer or a thick legging inside the jeans or the pants they wear, a thick jacket, a pair of gloves and a hat....teach them about how to remove the gloves, hats, incase it gets over warm to avoid suffocation. Make it a point to tell the teacher that your childmight refuse to wear the coat for the outdoor play hour, still the teacher shall command the child to wear it along with the hat covering the ears or wear ear muffs, just to make sure that cold air doesnot get inside his/her ears. Parents need not be worried about this season, it is fun to wear winter clothes and stay warm...the kids look cuter when dressed up in the correct winter gear...stay warm this cold season !!
Girls in Leggings Forever !!
Leggings have been in use for the older girls and ladies from quite some time but they have been so useful for toddlers and little girls too. Summer legginfs and Winter leggings come with a slight difference of material, the winter ones are usually made of fleece or wool. Designs and prints dont make any great impact, however, for a fashion conscious Mom, they do. Cool colors and Christmas prints are prominent during this time of the year. Reindeers, Jingle bells, Snowman, Santaclaus etc are the commonly appearing ones.
Jeans need not be the go-to piece of outfit..one can play with colors using these thick leggings that protect the little legs from cold, sametime, give the child that vibrant and playful look. Leggings are also available with attached mini-skirts and furry socks kinda finishing near the feet, these days. Some are also sold with embellishments inorder to be worn with party wear and fab dresses. Incase, Mom runs out of these wonderful leggings and has to head out with the little girl on a cold day, then those summer leggings come for rescue when worn as warmers under jeans. Some Moms like dressing up similarly as the child..in that case, interesting designs and comfy leggings are being sold for ladies too. Think leggings this winter and get colorful !!
Fashionable Clothing In Winter
Whenever season changes we need to arrange our wardrobe accordingly. Just because it's cold outside doesn't mean you can't have as much fun getting dressed as you did during the other months. But as the weather gets colder we get endless layering possibilities to warm up with clothes. Here are few tips to look trendy in your winter clothing too:
Keep you denim pants and trousers in handy. Denim shirts with a sleeveless jacket gives a cute look yet keep you warm.
Sweat shirts are very much in and apt for the season. You can pair them up with skirts and denim pants too. Pull overs are very comfortable and gives a chic look for sure.
Leather jackets will never go out of fashion. So try to add at least one jacket to your wardrobe. This can always be worn for midnight parties to leave your style statement.
Hoodies are equally good for regular wear. You get so many varieties of Hoodies in market. They look smart and perfect for the winter season.
Shawls are another good stuff gives very elegant look when paired with Indian dressing like sarees and salwar suits.
When it comes to foot wear, always go for sneakers, boots, shoes which cover your feet and keep you warm.
Remember that, style is nothing but carrying yourself in comfortable outfit. So whatever the dressing you opt for, ensure that it gives you comfort first.
Saree, style statement of every Indian women
How many ever modern attires we get to wear in our daily life, draping that 6 yards saree brings out beauty in every Indian women and this is unbeatable for sure. There are so many different styles people follow in India while draping saree. However the standard one is with draping “pallu” on your left hand side. Saree is the one, which enhances the beauty of a women if you know to drape it rightly. It brings elegance to women irrespective of their height, weight, color and complexion.
Few can manage wearing saree on regular basis, but few prefer it occasionally. However festivals like Diwali are the appropriate events to showcase your Sarees and have a great ramp walk. Nowadays, corporates and MNCs celebrating festivals and cultural events with saree as a dress code.
While picking up Sarees for official events, make sure they are light weight and more of comfort. However for functions and Diwali parties you can be bold and choose the loud ones. For youngsters, Synthetic Sarees with different kinds of embroidery are in where as handlooms, pure silks and hand printed ones are suitable for the middle aged women. However, it all depends on the way you pair it with the blouse can help you to be a show stealer.
So this Diwali, pick up a saree with a trendy blouse and make this festival a special one.
ఎంత రెడీ అయినా అమ్మాయిలు ఇంకా అందంగా కనిపించాలంటే డ్రస్ కు తగ్గ చెవిరింగులు ఉండాల్సిందే. వాళ్లు ధరించే చెవి రింగులు, దిద్దులు లాంటి అలంకార సామగ్రి ఎనలేని అందానిస్తాయి. వాటిలో ఇప్పుడు సిల్వర్ ఇయర్ రింగ్స్ ఎక్కువగా ఇష్టపడుతున్నారు అమ్మాయిలు. ఏ డ్రస్ కైనా.. ట్రేడీషనల్ వేర్ అయితే ఇంకా పర్ ఫెక్ట్ గా మ్యాచ్ అయి న్యూలుక్ ఇస్తాయి. ఎలాగూ దీపావళి పండుగ కూడా దగ్గర్లో ఉంది కాబట్టి మీ డ్రస్ కు తగ్గ ఈ సిల్వర్ కలర్ ఇయర్ రింగ్స్ పెట్టుకొని దీపాల వెలుగులో సెంట్రాఫ్ ఎట్రాక్షన్ అవ్వండి.
Temporary Hair Tattoos
Health experts are saying “NO” to tattoos on skin as well on hair. However, temporary tattoos are available in market for fashion creeks like us. We have to just apply them on hair or skin as per our choice, enjoy the glamour it brings to us and wash out when they become faded.
For this Diwali,we will try to make our fashion statement with a bling on our hair using temporary hair tattoo. Temporary hair tattoos have come in to trend, when Hollywood actresses and international models started showing them off...
Now, in market we get different packs of temporary metallic hair and body tattoos that come with sheet full of different designs. They come in both gold and silver shades and look like Flash Tattoos. For your hair. long tattoos look nice.
Application of these tattoos is so very easy. Just need to take out the sticker, apply on hair and press with damp cloth. It will stay for 2-3 days or till you wash and brush your hair.
For this Diwali parties, try these temporary tattoos on your hair; compliments will just flow in..
Trendy "Ear cuffs"
In this festive season, if you want to have an edge over the crowd and make your fashion statement, here comes “Ear cuffs” which are in Vogue now.
Ear cuffs are coming in various designs right from black metal, white metal to gold and silver and fully studded. You can pair these ear cuffs with Indian wear and as well western wear depending upon your choice.
When you are in Sarees or suits, go for Ear cuffs which are studded with stones and pearls. You will also get Ear cuffs in kundan jewellery with jhumkis to give you heavy look. Ear cuffs are available in silver and goldplated jewellery too, for the people who wants to have very Indian look and perfect for the Diwali parties.
With western outfits, metallic ear cuffs with long chain will look nice and chunky. Also try them in butterfly,leafy, feather designs and in different motifs too.
when ever you wear such chunky jeweller, ensure that your make up is also apt as per the attire.
Little boys in Festive dresses
Fashion for little boys asper parents is very narrow...they have very few items to choose from and very little choice. But when it comes to traditional wear, even boys have quite some good models of kurta pyjamas, dhotis, simple shirts and trousers to flaunt. Parents can explore good stores that market kids clothing and get the boys ready for post-Dassera Daandiya nights or for the coming up Diwali.
Well, parents can never buy one piece and keep it for years with kids clothing as the sizes change and these little ones grow up so fast. Hence, spending moderately based on the occasion they need the dresses for is a smart way. Pairing up the kurta pyjamas or Dhoti Kurtas with very cute Mojaris will be the perfect look. For the toddlers, bring in Mom's wide neck chain with a large pendant and a Kadi for the arm will finish the attire. However, this is only for a picture or two, those little guys will not stay around Mom so safeguarding the jewellery is a must.
The older guys of 7-8 yrs are ready with their own choices...make sure to keep 2-3 pairs of dresses to select from, otherwise your dressup time will be messed up. Those colorful sneakers maynot work out well as the kids grow up, buying shoes or sneakers in 1-2 colors is better as kids narrow down on their color choices as they grow. The festive season has not ended so gear up for all the fun !!
ఎంత వెరైటీగా.. ఎంత ఢిపరెంట్ గా కనిపిస్తే అదే ఫ్యాషన్ అయిపోయింది ఈరోజుల్లో. రోజుకో ట్రెండీ ఐటమ్ మార్కెట్ లోకి వస్తుంది. ముఖ్యంగా అమ్మాయిలు ఈ ఫ్యాషన్ ను పాలో అవడంలో ముందుంటారు ఎప్పుడూ. అందులోనూ కాలేజ్ గోయింగ్ అమ్మాయిలు కొంచెం ఎక్కువ ఇంట్రస్ట్ చూపిస్తారు ట్రెండీగా కనిపించడానికి. అయితే ఎంత ట్రెండీగా రెడీ అయిన దానికి తగిన వాచ్ పెట్టుకోకపోతే అది ఇన్ కంప్లీట్ గానే ఉంటుంది. పర్ ఫెక్ట్ ట్రెండీ లుక్ రావాలంటే దానికి తగిన వాచ్ ఉండాల్సిందే. ఇప్పుడు మార్కెట్ లో రకరకాల ట్రెండీ వాచ్ లు దొరుకుతున్నాయి. మీరు కూడా ఓ లుక్కేయండి.
Ghagra Dresses for Little Girls
Come Dassera and ghagras reappear with bright colors and heavy embroidery. Those glass beads, mirrors and thread works look so amazing..its the time of the year ! Dandiya and Gaarba have become so famous in South India and also the Western countries that shopping for the right dresses and shipping abroad intime for these occasions have become so important.
Dancing and jumping with the long lehengas may not be so easy for the little girls. The same patterns as Ghagras have emerged into skirts and frocks now. Moms can shop for these cute dresses and find their little ones running here and there naughtily, without tripping. Some come with the zari looks, while most of them show off their mirror work, the typical gujarathi designs. These dresses look so perfect for a festive portfolio too. The girls can flaunt them even for Diwali. To avoid the inconvenience of pulling and tugging around the waist, the designers have converted these dresses into one piece frocks to make them look cuter and neat. Infact, the same patterns can be adopted for grown ups. Let this Dassera dressup be fashionable yet trendy for the little girls in these Ghagra dresses !
Get more while you spend less
Batukamma, Dandiya, Garbaa, Dussera.. This season is full of celebrations. A great chance to every one to do a fashion parade.
Here are some tips for you to dress up for these occasions.
* never buy any cloths for single use or only suitable for particular occasion. For example, if you are going for Dandiya don't shop for a typical Rajasthan I attire, instead go for full long skirt in handloom with little embroidery or mirror work and pair it up with heavy saree blouse along with dupatta.
* pick up any stuff which is multi purpose like a Bandhej dupatta helps you to make a chunni on a white top during “Holi”..
* Keep view of forth coming events and accordingly spend; when you are picking up a skirt make sure that it can be worn with a T shirt or kurti which is “in” now and same with junk jewellery. Have a futuristic approach for every penny you spend. It saves your time and space in your closet.
* Your fashion sense shows in your dressing. Rather than buying new things every time try to mix and match the stuff you have. Giving a new look to an old saree is possible when you pair it with a trendy blouse. Try some thing similar in jewellery too..
Above all, never imitate. Make your own mark by being comfortable and confident.
Crop tops in Vogue
Crop till you drop is new fashion statement. This includes, bare-all crop tops, High-neck halters, high-rise sweats. Crop tops are in vogue and will keep you looking stylish throughout the party season.
Crop tops are one of our favorite trends to wear in this season. This tells us, how easy it is to dress up a crop top for a casual outing and also for formal occasion , as long as you manage to wear a solid- toned neutral black or white one with a dressy skirt or pants like and can combine crops tops with casual denims and skirts to give a leisure look.
If you're long and lean or fit and trim or pear-shaped and curvy, still there's a way for you to wear crop tops. Crop tees can be paired up with skirts of long and short or jeans, shorts or Capri's and even palazzos. Its all about how you pair them using right color combination and designs. But one thing is sure that, your attire really gets cuter when you wear crop tees.
The crop top trend can be a little intimidating. But wearing them with high waisted skirts and denims will help you feel confident when you are trying a crop top for the first time.
Trendy Footwear for the Festive Kids
Come festive season and the glittery dresses in bright colors make the little ones look cuter ! There need not be a perfect matching when it comes to dressing up the kids. However, a dress that has some gold or silvery look can be complimented with footwear that is either completely in gold shade or with a silver shimmery look. Believe me, these straight shades may look too matchy for the grown-ups but the little feet dont mind looking better in them. Consider purchasing a pair of shoes or sandals in gold and silver shades for your girls and they will be so useful while growing up.
For the little guys, shades ofbrown and blacks go well with almost every other traditional dress. International Brands like Toms, Woodlands and Bata in India carry quite a few good options for Boys. For the girls, the local stores showcase numerous options. Spending too much on these growing feet is not smart anyways.
For those curious hands of the DIYers, there are some easy and interesting handmade kids shoe ideas. Materials and supplies for making them are the ones easily available in common stores. You can browse on the web for loads of tutorials, keeping aside the thought of longevity. Let your kids be 'trend setters' for even the footwear they flaunt, this festive season !!
Change As You Wish
There was a generation, most of the people used to buy footwear when the current pair is completely gone... Otherwise, its always like “Cobbler cobbler mend my shoe” kind, they used to get them repaired.
With the changing economies, lifestyle changed of many and enhanced rather. Wardrobe management is a big affair for most of us. Shoes are also a part of it. Having so many pairs of shoes is not a luxury but has become necessary for us these days. So comes matching footwear in to picture. Though, money is not a criteria, but space management is a real challenge now. To overcome such problems, shoes with changing straps have come in to market, similar to the watches we have. Instead of buying shoe in so many colors, you can as well have one with many straps. Isn't this sounding a good deal?
You have so many online stores selling these footwear. Check and pick up as per your choice. Ensure that the model you buy must include black, silver, skin and gold colours. So that they can go with many of your outfits. If not any color, then skin color will always be your saver.
Another tip I would like to give you is, when ever you are buying footwear with these changeable straps, you have to pick up two designs at least so that you have an option to change the pattern.
Bangles for Little Girls' Traditional Dressup
The little, hands may never look bare but when dressed with beautiful and colorful bangles, they look cuter than ever ! Another Friday is here and the ladies getting ready for VaraLakshmi Puja are busy the whole day...what about the little ones...dress them up for a relief ! You have to shop for the trendy bangles or make one statement piece on your own to make those cuddlesome hands...the brighter the colors the more beautiful they look.
Contrast colors go well too. Unlike the exact matchings we tend to look for the Ladies' dresses and bangles, we can go sideways in the color scheme when shopping for little ones. If it is a blue and gold lehenga, you can pair them up with hot pink bangles too....who cares whether you bought the exact shade or color...you dress the little girl and people are awestruck !!...Bangles for the little hands come in different textures, mostly in softer versions not to hurt the tender hands.
You can even buy few more Stylish Bangles your Little girl's friends as Return gifts on birthdays or even as Tambulam gifts for any occasion.
- Prathyusha Talluri
White Henna - The In Thing Now
Traditional henna paste made out of leaves was age old fashion to decorate palms and legs during the wedding. They were taken over by red mehandi cones, then replaced by black Mehandi for occasions other than weddings and now the in thing in fashion world is “white henna”.Going well with white color theme and wedding gowns, not leaving any patches of fade outs are the reasons for the buzz this “white Mehandi” art has been creating in the market.
White henna is not actual henna. These designs are made out of stickers, tattoos, body paints and glitters.Since, this is not a natural henna powder or any organic substance , there are few do’s and don’ts while applying these designs on your skin.
There is a white adhesive used to prepare these designs. This adhesive will be piped onto the skin like henna paste and will stick to the skin for up to a week. It can be peeled or scrubbed off and is safe for everyone who doesn't have an allergy to Band-Aids.
Adhesive with cosmetic glitter or powder also used as white henna as it gives extra glamour. These powders can be sprinkled onto the adhesive before it's fully dry. This gives splendid look.
Gels, which are water based have consistency like aloe vera gel and contain cosmetic glitter. They pipe on and can be easily washed off. this is just perfect for kids.
White eye pencil with glittery finish also be used to create henna-like motifs, especially on sensitive areas such as around the eyes.
Never use Chlorine bleach, hair bleach, skin bleaching product or any other product that is a chemical bleach as henna designs.
Acrylic paint or any other paint from the craft store that is meant for painting canvases or houses, not people. So never paint your skin using them.
No Nail polish.
The best thing to do is, to check with an expert and then proceed.
Be trendy, have fun! Also take care of health as beauty is all about being healthy.
Fashionable Kids ready for
Puja and Rakhi
The festive season kicks off !! Shopping and hunting for the best ever dresses for yourself and your child is interesting during this time of the year. The auspicious friday makes this weekend a pretty wonderful one.
Mommy has plans to get dressed up well but does she have enough hands to manage her little girl's and her own dressup time ? We are here to help...just buy a pretty dress that fits the child well, yet has room to run around freely. Children tend to get irritated with silk and shimmery clothes and that is the reason plan to go shopping ahead of time, take them along with you for trials or request for exchange if necessary.
For girls, buy a matching pair of hair accesories and a nice and fine bracelet or necklace. If the little girl needs footwear, you may want to think of purchasing a suitable pair, same Manthra applies here too. The lighter the dress, the better..your child will not Complain...make this festive friday a memorable one !!!
- Prathyusha Talluri