Royal wedding 2018: What is bowl food?

The 600 guests joining Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for their wedding reception will be enjoying a selection of savoury and sweet canapés, champagne (of course) and “bowl food”. Trendy and attractive bowls of food – often healthy and colourful – have been around for a while, often photographed on Instagram. But now “bowl food” is becoming a popular choice for large catered events. What is it? Bowl food is larger than a canapé and around a quarter of the size of a main course. It is served in miniature or…

Read More

Royal wedding fashion: Amal Clooney is a ray of sunshine in yellow Stella McCartney

Amal Clooney, you are our sunshine. Our fashion sunshine. (Photo: Gareth Fuller, AP) Even though she was on the Long Walk instead of a red carpet, Amal Clooney, fresh off the best-dressed list at the Met Gala, scored style points again at the royal wedding. She popped in a canary-yellow Stella McCartney dress with an asymmetrical train. And this being a royal wedding, of course, there was a matching hat involved: in her case, a wide-brimmed hat with a bit of yellow netting at the front. As for her husband, George sported a…

Read More

10 dishes that you cannot escape at an Indian wedding

1. Scrumptious wedding affair! In India, a wedding is more than the holy union of two people. It is an opportunity to celebrate and indulge. For Indians, no celebration is complete without guests, music, dance, lights, dazzling clothes and the most important of all, loads and loads of scrumptious foods. For the guests too, the first thing that comes in the mind seeing an invitation card is the food. In fact, often the looks of the card is used in gauging the quality of food that is likely to be…

Read More

Neeta Lulla to design outfits for Bharti Singh’s wedding using a fusion theme

National Award winning designer Neeta Lulla is designing wedding outfits for comedienne Bharti Singh, and says she has handpicked the fusion theme. Bharti is all set to marry her long-time beau and writer Haarsh Limbachiyaa in December. The wedding will take place in Goa on December 3. “The theme I have handpicked is fusion and she will resemble the contemporary bride since it’s a destination wedding. Grandeur, colour and quirk are seamlessly blended with culture and heritage in an Indian wedding, we look out to bring the same sentiments in…

Read More

Beautiful Romantic Love and Wedding Quotes to Use As Part of Your Wedding Ceremony

Wedding quotes should be romantic and meaningful. You will want to choose quotes that capture the love between you and your spouse. There are literally hundreds of romantic quotes for a wedding so how do you know which ones to use? When it comes to choosing love quotes for wedding vows and so forth, you want to use something meaningful to your relationship. You should think about why you love your partner and what kind of life you want to build together. You might feel overwhelmed, which is why we…

Read More

Kunal Vijayakar on the culinary delights of a Parsi wedding

Salli chicken, patra ni macchi, and lagan nu custard. What’s not to love? From December to February, it’s the wedding season. My anxiety starts as the watchman brings the first invite. The cost of most invites, gilded in gold, is usually worth my watchman’s salary. Most often, Neha and Prateik, children of Rajani and Dhyanchand, grandchildren of Damayanti and Gulabchand, are people who I don’t know, or haven’t met in 32 years. The stress starts at the thought of my old suit not fitting, and the traffic. I glance at…

Read More

Trends Exhibition | A Lifestyle Wedding Show @ Kisan Bhawan

Wedding season is around the corner and we all know how difficult it is to shop for that perfect wedding outfit. To offer you a complete lifestyle & wedding exhibition under one roof, “Trends” is coming back with their exclusive “lifestyle wedding show” at Kisan Bhawan in sector 35. Trends Lifestyle wedding show in Chandigarh would be one of its kind exhibition, featuring attractive ethnic wear for bride and grooms. Not just this, the exhibition revolves around the wedding theme and is a one stop solution for all your shopping needs. Trends…

Read More

36 brand new saris for the Indian wedding hopper

Anarkalis and patialas come and go, but the sari is one ensemble that never goes out of style. This season, runways around India presented the staple in various avatars. While Sanjay Garg, Hemang Agrawal and Payal Khandwala showcased molten metal versions of the favourite (perfect for a your best friend’s wedding reception), Sabyasachi, Ridhi Mehra and Manish Malhotra went the romantic route with sangeet-appropriate floral details. Animal motifs were a winning element for Architha Narayanam and Santosh Parekh, and for Gaurang, Akaaro and Tarun Tahiliani, it was all about experimenting with…

Read More

LAVISH PARTIES, PRICELESS ART AND WHITNEY HOUSTON AT THEIR WEDDING Incredible lifestyle of the Serbian singer and Russian oligarch who moored their £225m superyacht in the Thames Couple party with the s

LAVISH,PARTIES,,PRICELESS,ART,AND,WHITNEY,HOUSTON,AT,THEIR,WEDDING,Incredible,lifestyle,of,the,Serbian,singer,and,Russian,oligarch,who,moored,their,£225m,superyacht,in,the,Thames Couple,party,with,the,s A £225million superyacht owned by a Russian oligarch moored up alongside warship HMS Belfast in the shadow of the iconic Tower Bridge, last week. The floating palace, which dominated views from the central London landmark, belongs to Andrey Melnichenko and his glamorous wife Aleksandra, reported to boast a £8.5billion fortune. REX FEATURES 8 Andrey and Aleksandra Melnichenko pictured at a fundraising dinner at Hampton Court Palace in 2009 REX FEATURES 8 Model Aleksandra has worked for top fashion houses in London, Paris and Milan Andrey Melnichenko is up there with the…

Read More