Festive bling

I am not a 'bling' person. I love dressing up all ethnic and traditional sometimes for weddings and festivals but I keep the bling away from my outfits. I love gold and metallic accents in matte kinda finish but shiny things don't make classy for me. 

It's still hot and humid in Bangalore so this Diwali I plan to stick to my basics, lots of bright colors and light fabric. It keeps me both comfortable and looking good. Lately I have learnt that bright hues not only cheer me up but also compliments my skin tone. 

Here's my entry, I am wearing a red sleeveless Mirage kurta, with green silk bottoms, a yellow dupatta with beautiful broad embroidary work and brocade borders, metallic peach & rose gold wedges with studs and  kundan earrings. I wanted the dupatta to take the center stage so I have everything else minimal. I love how the red of my kurta beautifully compliments the texture and colors on the dupatta. 

Have a happy and safe Diwali! 

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