These 55 Indian wedding tips are everything you need to plan the perfect nuptials.
With both the bride and groom coming from different backgrounds, how did they fuse both elements of their culture into their wedding?
Rida and Hazim had what they call an “offbeat Indian-Pakistani Muslim Wedding” and boy is it something to see.
In light of all these mishaps and the fashion faux pas moments, here’s a courtesy list of things you should NOT wear to your bffl’s wedding—and trust us, we’re really sparing the bride the horror!
Two weeks and four cities later, my wedding shopping was done. While it was initially off to a bumpy start, I ended up finding amazing dresses that I absolutely loved and at the end of the day that’s all that matters.
BG Amrita Lit grapples with the phrase, “do nothin’ b**ch,” as she realizes the need to get out there and do something to make her years count.
Recently, I came across a couple of social media posts from Aman Ali, a writer and performer, and Maria Qamar, AKA Hatecopy, a popular visual artist who recently released a short film titled “BadBeti.”
I hopped on Pinterest and looked up “DIY sangeet decorations.” This is a great start for getting into DIY mode!
Your wedding will undeniably be your best day! You will be happy, excited, anxious, restless, day-dreaming, and what not.
There’s this odd tap that comes from chair legs hitting cold concrete floor, but I try not to think about it because it reminds me of my own shaking legs, leading to thoughts of those legs being broken, leading to thoughts of my face smashing against that floor.
Gone are the days that witches, ghosts, and jinns scared us. When you’re a single brown woman, it’s the aunties and their perpetual judgments on our marriage prospects that make us run in the opposite direction.
Deepika had brought misery to her mother ever since she had been born 21 years ago. Her mother had wanted to get her eldest daughter off her hands from the age of 16.
When I was in high school, I had a “boyfriend” for about two weeks. He went to a different school than I did, and we would spend all evening, every evening, talking to each other on instant messenger. I was so excited to have a “boyfriend”, and I thought I was more intelligent than my parents when I lied to them one night and went to see a movie with him.
In traditional brown culture, the idea of an arranged marriage has been modernized to being “introduced” to potential spouses and seeing if there’s a spark. However, a “love marriage” is still a rather novel idea. I’m 21 years old and I’ve fallen in love with someone I know I’m going to marry.
“Drape, Tuck, Pleat” was shot in Toronto last October. I came up with the idea after I realized that every time I wore a sari, I needed help from my mom or an aunty to put it on properly.
I had never even tried to drape one on my own – even with YouTube videos on the process being so accessible.