Kalamkari Sarees: Sarees with detailed artwork that every woman should own

ocha 11/06/2018


Kalamkari design is one of the oldest textile designs that can be found in India and its roots lie in Andhra Pradesh although the similar pattern is found in Iran as well. The name itself is derived from the Persian word ‘Kalam’ which means pen and ‘Kari’ which means work, thus this design incorporates the use of the special types of pens which are used in the handicraft process. The dyes that are used in designing in these sarees are completely natural and are blended with milk to form the colour base. Moreover, the designing process is often complicated and detailed which is why expert artisans are involved in the weaving process. Today, you can even  find this saree online purchase them from a trusted brand that would assure authenticity.

Kalamkari is not just restricted to the sarees, the technique involved in the same is also used in making wall …

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Hybrid Watches – A Bridge Between Traditional and Modern?

ocha 07/03/2018

What is a hybrid watch? In these times of so many different technologies you’d be forgiven for thinking it was a watch that runs on electricity sometimes and another power source at other times. But no, the hybrid smart watch, to give it it’s full title, is merely the next iteration of the computer in a different guise, but is it just a marketing ploy or actually something useful that could bridge the gap between full blown smart watches and traditional analogue pieces?

Whilst the traditional analogue watch is no longer as useful as it once was, with time displayed on phones and other interconnected devices, they still very much have their place. More emphasis has been placed on their craftsmanship and history, as well as the fashionable element they bring, and while the past decade had seen a slight dip in traditional watch sales, the past year or two …

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A Guide to Men’s Workwear

ocha 26/09/2017

Men’s workwear needs to be functional, but that doesn’t mean that it can’t be fashionable and flattering. If you want to feel great when you are at work, here is a complete guide to men’s workwear.

Mix Styles Together

An easy way to update your work wardrobe is to buy a few new pieces and mix them with other styles you already own. You can do this by pairing basic workwear items with tailored pieces to create a fresh, stylish look. You could even add a different fabric in, such as a denim shirt with a normal blazer, to make your outfit stand out while still looking professional.

Don’t Worry Too Much About Fit

It is important to buy clothes that fit your body well, but a slightly baggy item (such as a shirt) can still look good if paired with other clothes that are well-fitted – although you should …

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What to gift your birthday boyfriend to match his personality types?

ocha 11/04/2017

You are about to celebrate the birthday of your boyfriend in the upcoming week. Your mood is on a high, celebrations are in full swing, friends are being invited and venue is decided with all other preparations but what about your gift for this special occasion.

You want to gift extraordinary birthday gifts for your boyfriend that could make you stand apart from his other friends and known ones. However, you need to ensure that your birthday gift will only make its desired impact if it synchronizes the personality of your boyfriend. Here are the few gift ideas for boyfriend birthday based on his personality types.

For those with a sporty personality- If your boyfriend is super energetic and active with a strong liking towards the sport, you need to gift him something that could match his energetic persona. There are various trendy options to gift your sporty boyfriend like …

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9 Style Tips For Young Men

ocha 10/04/2017

What is the life of young men all about? Charming personality, impressive looks, and girls all around isn’t it? All of us desire the same but can we have this all without style? The answer is a big no! To appear charming and stunning you need to groom yourself, work on your looks and follow the latest fashions.

Your hairstyle is also a part of fashion, and you simply can’t look handsome without the hairstyle complementing your attire. The truth is that our natural hair provides little opportunity for styling hence the best way to have a perfect look is the usage of wigs for men! You can just buy one and style it differently every time, so we are presenting to you the nine styling tips to make you look flawless!

1: Alter your wig

Visit your hair stylist and get your wig altered according to the style that …

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