Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Square Silk Scarves - Clothing Accessories During the Warmer Seasons

Square scarvesSquare Silk Scarves... while many people love to wear scarves during the cold months, they find no use for these clothing accessoriesduring the warmer seasons and it should therefore surprise many to learn that these are great to wear even during the hot season.
To make the most of it as a clothing accessory, it is important to remember that this item of clothing has other uses other than keeping the body warm. In fact, it could be worn for reasons completely unrelated to the weather and could help improve the looks of a wearer whose clothing would otherwise have been considered boring.
For the summer, the pieces to wear should, of course, be light. Silk ones are especially ideal for the summer and the prices are quite reasonable. While during other seasons, these will mostly be worn to fight-off the cold and could be wrapped around the shoulders, in summer it should be worn around the neck.

A simple way to get out of this potential disaster is to wear a simple top. For ladies who wear colorful scarves as belts, the accessory draws immediate attention to the waist, and generates positive attention.

As a summer accessory, a scarf can be worn in a variety of ways and while simply tying it around the neck might not be considered chic, it can be worn in such a way that they hang over dresses. If the scarf chosen is square in shape, it can be draped around the shoulder and allowed to fall over the back. Scarves come in different designs such as polka dot prints and floral prints, and shapes such as square, rectangle, diamond, rhombus etc. A simple plain colored square silk scarf is a great addition to a business suit, while printed or beaded or hand embroidered square silk scarves scarf with sequins are more a casual add on.

A simple square silk scarf is a style accessory and gives a fresh look. These scarves can be worn in many ways. The scarf can be folded in half forming a triangle that can be tied around your neck loosely to hang grammatically off of one shoulder. A common purpose of scarf is to cover the head. Usually a large square scarf is used to cover the head. Smaller square silk scarfs can be used as a hair band to tie the hair into a pony tail. Also the scarf can be tied around your waist as a waist band. A scarf can alternatively be tied on a casual wear such as jeans and a short jacket so give a sexy look. These delicate looking square pieces can also be tied around the hip by folding it into a triangle and tying it around the hip to give a classy look.
Silk scarves are a classic, timeless fashion accessory for use by both men and women. These gorgeous fashion accessories can add the final touch to your fashion attire. You can use them on any occasion or give them as gifts to special friends or relatives.
Silk scarves can be worn in many different creative ways. For instance:
  • You can wear them on your head as a head scarf or wrap them around your shoulders like a stole.
  • You can tie them to your hair allowing them to hang freely around your neck for that sophisticated look.
  • Or simply tie one around your hips as a scarf belt.

Thursday, March 10, 2011

indian fashion kurtis collection - DakshCraft

Indian Fashion Kurti, also known as Tunic tops, is very much in fashion these days. It is very comfortable and looks very stylish. The term Kurta tunic tops  or Kurti are used to describe the shorter kameez. Most women prefer to wear these without the chunni. It's a Shirt-like garment reaching till the hips. It can be of short, long, three fourth sleeves or without sleeves. Its often has a round or a "V" neckline.
The best part of kurti is that they are extremely comfortable yet they look stylish. They are suitable for any occasion and any hour of the day. Young girls wear kurtis with blue denims, long skirts , tight leggings and 3/4 capri's. It's a perfect blend of Indian and western fashion. Especially in summer kurti's are the best attire any women can wear. Kurti is just a top. Girls nowadays wear Kurti in collages, office wear, and daily wear over jeans, salwar, pant, capri and even awomens topskirt. Indian Kurtis are accepted worldwide and it looks great. They look smart enough to be worn for family functions, religious functions or even for a party get together. Kurtis look decent yet traditional. It can be short or long with different styles and patterns.
There are various varieties like embroidered Kurti, designer kurtis printed Kurti, cotton Kutras, lenin Kurtis, georgette Kurti, traditional Kurti, ethnic Kurtis and fashion Kurtis are the variants of Indian Kurtis. A Kurti gives attractive and decent look to any woman. Different types of fabrics are used like cotton, Georgette, crape, silk etc. Indian Kurtis will lend grace to any women wardrobe. Apart from being comfortable whatever body structure you have, whether you are skinny, plump tall or short kurtis or tunic looks great on you. They can be worn on any occasions formal, casuals, office wear or evening wear. Indian tunics are especially cotton made for casual summer. Now a day's even chikan work kurtis are popular among youths. Slim fit denims, pants, and leggings go well with loose kurti tops and long tunics. For evening or party wear they are elaborated with details like crystals, beads, pearls, patch, resham, kundan, stones, semi precious stones, gotta work, mirror work,diamonds, thread work, sequins, embroidery, zari work etc.
Indian Kurtis are made keeping the hot and sultry weather of India in mind. That is one of the prime reasons that most of Indian Kurtis are made of cotton. Few popular varieties of Indian Cotton Kurtis are Printed Cotton Kurtis, Embroidered Cotton Kurtis, Bandhini Cotton Kurtis, etc. Apart from these, there is another variety of cotton Indian Kurtis known as Crushed Cotton Kurtis which is extremely popular because of its look. A Crushed Cotton Kurti is essentially cotton Kurti which is deliberately crinkled to give it a crushed look. Alternatively, it is also made of cotton fabric that possesses a crinkled texture while manufacturing, but making it in plain cotton first and then crumpling it to give it a crinkled look is an easier option and hence widely practiced.
Crushed Kurtis are usually made of thinner varieties of cotton since it is easier to achieve the crushed effect with lightweight fabrics rather than thick and heavy fabrics. Apart from cotton, crushed Kurtis are also made of other lightweight fabrics such as georgette, chiffon, light silk, etc. Crushed Kurtis, due to their appearance, make great Casual Wear or semi-casual wear outfits and imparts a sort of bohemian look. It looks amazing when paired with a pair of jeans or even leggings. The shorter varieties of Crushed Kurtis pair wonderfully with long gypsy skirts. Crushed Kurtis are perfect for those who prefer and can carry off the casual chic look successfully.

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Wrap Skirt - An Ideal Beachwear Wrap Dress

Wrap Skirt

Wrap skirt
is the ever green version of skirt and had always been the favorite. It is also known as the magic skirt. Fashion Designers did not have much to do with the wrap skirt because it is the simplest apparel a woman could ever imagine and she can do wonders with it. The control is in the hands of the woman wearing it and not to the designer.
Have you ever thought of having a dress Skirt or Wrap Skirt which is exclusive and only 1 Piece manufactured? That means you are the exclusive owner of that particular piece. Neighbors envy owner's Pride. It can turn many heads. Some call them Magic Skirts.
The Wrap Skirt does not have much publicity or advertisements going around. Not many people know about these Wrap Skirts. These wrap skirts are not found easily in the big shopping Malls or Branded Outlets. Few people who know about the wrap skirt practically hunt for them online or at small shopping carts which sells them with no advertisements or publicity. They grab any piece of this Wrap Skirt before it hits the stall at a throw away price. It is made from Vintage
and each piece is exclusive. No piece can be repeated again. The demand for wrap skirt is getting more and more in USA & Australia as it is getting popular day by day because of its low price and exclusivity.It is mostly made of silk. It has 2 layers. These Vintage Wrap Skirts are reversible. That means you can wear them on both sides. Some people call them Dress Skirts. People in the West like to call it Wrap Dress. It is ideal as Beachwear and thus some people call it Beach Wrap. Yes, the wrap skirt is perfect for picnics.

These Wrap Skirts are also called Multiwear Wrap Skirts because they can be worn in many different ways. There are 100 ways to wear a wrap skirt. You have to be creative about it. It is basically a Dress Skirt which you can wear as a wrap skirt or as a wrap dress or as a wrap top. The 2 layers give you ample opportunity to try out different ways to wear them. You can choose a style to wear that compliments your figure. Everything is in your hands and how you would like to wear a wrap skirt. Yes, you can wear a wrap skirt for an indoor party or wear it as Dress Skirts for a cocktail party or wear it as a sarong wrap for
a beach party. The advantage of this Wrap Skirt is that it is universal and suits all age group. This Wrap skirts or dress skirts are very comfortable as maternity wear. You don't have to worry about the size. It is Free Size up to waist size 40 inches.

 Indian Wrap Skirt DakshCraft

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Indian Skirts

These Indian wrap skirts
are ideal as beach wear for beach parties. You can also wear it as a dress for any occasion. As the name suggests, wrap skirt wraps around and ties at the waist. These are free-flowing skirts that come in variable lengths and styles. These skirts are highly fashionable and wrap around with ties and two openings at the hip to fit different waist sizes. It would be a very nice gift for someone you love or someone you want to surprise.

Saturday, March 5, 2011

Cotton Scarves for Women from India

The cotton fabric is one of the most versatile fabrics and the scarf made of cotton is suitable for all seasons, and is preferred by both men and women. Cotton fabric with it's natural breathablity, easy care and versatility is the most sought after fabric to craft beautiful scarf Its applicability to all suit all seasons can be seen from the fact that the cotton scarf is cool in summer and warm in winter. Cotton scarf can be found in a wide variety of colors, designs and patterns, and are ideal for both formal and casual clothing.Its pattern is something to watch out for. Hand painted yarns are used in making the scarf beautiful, their patterns being extremely artistic. Floral pattern, paisleys, striped, chequered, polka dots, etc. are some of the patterns in which these cotton scarves can be made.Cotton scarf can be worn with any outfit and it goes well with all casual and formal clothing. Feasible and affordable, cotton scarf suits everybody and is perfect to be worn in any season both summers as well as winters, because of its unique property of cotton shawls being warm in winters and cotton scarves cool in summers.It is used in many forms including as a head scarf, tying scarf, turban scarf, beach scarf, hair scarf, etc. It is the most popular choice for the youth, since they can be easily with coats, jeans, etc. It is also light in weight and soaks sweat well.


The most important of all natural fibers, no other material is quite like cotton. Accounting for half of all the fibers used by the world's textile industry, cotton has many qualities that make it the best choice for countless uses. Cotton fibers have a natural twist that makes them so suitable for spinning into a very strong yarn. Cotton fabric is soft and comfortable to wear close to skin because of its good moisture absorption qualities.

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Cotton Scarves
Design & Style
Cotton scarves are designed in the most simple manner but may come with decorative borders and embellishment in many of the designs. The motifs are designed such that each one is distinct from the other. Cotton scarves are printed with the latest designs and the patterns including floral, geometric, paisleys and other prints. Tie-dye and intricate embroidery are also extremely popular.

Types of Cotton Scarves
Cotton scarves are available in a variety of colors textures and designs. All you need to do is just pick one that suits your style and walk down the street in most chic way! Some of the cotton scarf types are mentioned as under:
  • Printed Cotton Scarves
  • Beaded Cotton Scarves
  • Laced Cotton Scarves
  • Monochromatic Cotton Scarves
  • Multicolored Cotton Scarves
  • Checkered Cotton Scarves