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A premium pit-stop for lovers of fashion & lifestyle!
Fashion connoisseurs of Bengaluru, get set to indulge in the latest Festive collection of fashion and lifestyle products. So get set to, soak in the pleasure of shopping from an extensive line-up of apparel, accessories, home decor, footwear and jewellery at Fabiana, a premium exhibition.
An impressive line-up of designers & jewelers including Art Karat from Delhi, Aaliya from Mumbai, Aparna S from Bangalore, Vandana from Jaipur, Vima Dilip from Bangalore, Deepak Khanna from Mumbai, Kids Collective from Bangalore & Trendyz from Hyderabad will be participating in the event along with 40 other stylish designers from across India. Patrons will also be treated to a lucky draw every three hours and the winner will receive a four-digit cash prize redeemable in Exhibition.
For the first time guests and visitors will get a chance to see live fashion show during the exhibition exclusively bought to you by Shilpkapa and powered by Pigeon Appliances. Fashion show will be live at 12:00 PM and 6:00 PM!
Fabiana will be held on October 7 (Friday) and 8 (Saturday) at the Lalit Ashok, Kumarakrupa Road, Bengaluru. Timings 10 AM to 8 PM.
Happy Shopping !!!

On the 19th august bangalore will witness the times jewel fair with glittering pieces of art !!

The Exhibition will showcase high end jewellery brands and high profile individual designers across India to display their exquisite collections of Diamonds, Platinum, Gold and Precious Gemstones. Stylish & Spectacular handpicked designer gold jewels, Stunning range of Kundan, Polki, Meenakari, Thewa, Jadau & traditional Antique Jewellery. Exotic Designer Diamond ornaments, Platinum & Wedding Jewellery and more !!

Let me introduce a few jewelers that will be present there !!

Bhima Jewellers  are the most well known jeweller in India since 1925. Amongst the top 5 jewellers in the country. Bhima gold has been trusted by over three generations of customers for its quality, as also by other jewellers!


Creations Jewellery – “JEWELLER OF EMOTIONS” puts happiness at the heart of its creations, celebrating tender feelings, love and passion. From the Necklace to the pendants they pay tribute to all our emotions.


ANANYA JEWELS is a brand built on the passion to create extraordinary jewels that celebrate every woman’s beauty.


Nikhaar, aspires to be the most preferred & revered jewellery brand in India by the way of making exclusive, top-end global and heritage designs accessible to all. A LEADING CREATIVE JEWELLERY DESTINATION , providing complete customer delight.


Pearls can be found in saltwater and freshwater mollusks. When the mollusk secretes a substance, called nacre, around an irritant, it forms a natural or cultured pearl. Natural pearls occur when the irritant, such as a minute organism, accidentally enters the mollusk. When man introduces the irritant, the end result is a cultured pearlTo know about GIA’s lab services and educational programmes, visit GIA at Times Asia Jewels Fair.


Mohika, a line of timeless and elegant jewellery collection, is designed for the strong, fashionable woman,who is grounded and knows what’s right for her.


Gold Karat presents “JEWELS OF BOLLYWOOD” jewellery inspired by all time Bollywood Legends only at ‘Times Asia Jewels Fair.


Witness Traditional Bengali gold jewellery at its best .Abira is really popular with young ladies right from the newly-weds to more independent working women.


Get mesmerised in the beautiful world of jewellery brought to by Sri Ganesh Diamonds & Jewellery . Add more Glamour to your style with beautiful Diamond & Gold Jewellery by Sri Ganesh Diamonds & Jewellery

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Aabushan is known for their exquisite designer jewellery that adorn the princess in you! Their fine detailed jewellery is studded with rare hand picked precious stones which makes these jewellery stand out from the rest.


Witness the best of International Diamond jewellery.


Catch the latest collections of diamond jewellery by Yoube Jewellery-Mumbai  only at Times Asia Jewels Fair.


Experience Exquisite Diamond And Studded Jewellery Collection of Design Source by Archana Aggarwal


Visit Vaishnavi Jewels from Surat , Pioneers in artistic and contemporary Diamond jewellery and accessories.


Diamond Mantra showcasing their exquisite range of diamond jewellery.


So be there to get mesmerized !!

Happy shopping !!





Witness a unique two day event,with a blend of ethnic & contemporary fashion, jewellery, hand crafted products & accessories !! Whats more ?? Its on weekday so that you can attend the exhibition at ease !!

Date : 23 &24 th June

Venue : Ritz Carlton , bangalore .

A Must visit !!

Lets discover why should you attend the exhibition ?? To start with it is a perfect destination for selecting some beautiful jewellery and bridal wear. And thats not it we can find some exclusive Sarees, Accessories like Luxury Brands Handbags, Belts,Eye wear, Shoes, Watches and handpicked Interior & Exterior Home Decor Products!!


Now lets go through who all you can find exhibiting their fineries for you ?

Fashion is all about expressing yourself without speaking a word. So lets start with the perfect bridal collection that’ll sweep you off your feet.

Tamana : Tamanna is a bridal and pret couture Multi designer store in bangalore. Visit them at the exhibition for  designer and Handloom saris, lehengas, suits, suit fabrics, blouses, indo western, bridal, wedding wear and custom clothing for women.


Pooja Bagaria Jhunjhunwala (PBJ):PBJ is a designer label that fabricates the finest quality of cocktail wear for women. A perfect blend to traditional wear with western silhouettes.


Minkse: One-stop online store for cashmere stoles, handbags, fashion accessories for men and women, home décor!


Explore the wide range of Indian ethnic clothing, offering apparels ranging from traditional designs to modern contemporary by Aanchal Gallery.


Amrapali was a renowned royal courtesan , she is also the timeless symbol of a Muse, one who brings you inspiration, intuition and higher vision through her timeless beauty and grace. The timelessness of the legend, and its immediate association to feminine beauty, delight and India’s heritage make it the ideal association for the brand.


ANANYA JEWELS is a brand built on the passion to create extraordinary jewels that celebrate every woman’s beauty.


Fiona Solitaires:  The new age solitaires are indeed “A Girl’s New Best Friend” since they come with a Life Time Warranty and 100% Buy Back.


ARNAV-Jewellery from the Heart : It is  a jewellery boutique in Bangalore featuring jewellery designed and curated by Ashwini Oza, the chief aesthete.


Sri Ganesh presents their authentic and unique style of gold jewellery collections .Get the divine look on your special day by adorning yourself with their timeless collections.


BlueStone is India’s No.1 online jewellery destination that showcases high quality fine jewellery with strikingly exquisite designs. They believe that the need for jewellery is a cry for romance, and jewellery is best bought in a close huddle with your loved one!


DuaVivo is an exuberant community of responsible luxe lovers. Their purpose lies in their name – DuaVivo, meaning The Second Life. All they do, is, give a second life to your much-loved luxury products. DuaVivo brings you the widest collection of elegant fashion accesories to make you feel magnificent.


With PRYM, experiment with fashion and discover your personal style, an initiative by Arvind .Get the exclusive offline experience at Fashion Jalsa.


Well there is much more and most importantly we will be there too and you can grab your copy of The Great Indian wedding Planner


Happy Shopping!!!


Planning your big day ?? Get all your questions answered here







Mehendi is my favorite ceremony as it can be as colorful as you want and the bride can really enjoy this one !! But aren’t to just tired of seeing live bangle maker at all the mehendi functions (and have quite a few bangles accumulated with you ??). So this time lets do away with the bangles and get our hands on few different favors !!

Mirror work dupatta : Beautiful mirror work dupatta is something every girl will appreciate and will make your party even more colorful & pretty.


Cocktail Rings : Whether a simple stone rose or kundan ones , cocktail rings go well with anything you wear . You can also have a ring stall, where the rings are all of the same type but different colours or something.


Borlas/ Jhoomars : Hair accessory is much in vogue .This gift will totally be appreciated and there’s more every girl in your mehendi will have a jhoomar/borla on her head.


Embroidered Hair bands :  Embroidered Hairbands in Sabyasachi style are such great ideas to give as mehendi favors. Hairbands is seen on a lot of celebrities nowadays.They like to accessorize it especially with Indian outfits.Once you have this on, you have a whole new look.


Coin bags/ Hand mirrors : This is something every guest at your mehendi will say ” awww so cute ” and it will find home in their hand bags .



Flower Jewelry : While you can reserve the entire set for the bride but for her troop you can give away a hath phool or  mang tikka made of fresh flowers making the event prettier.


Mehendi cones : If you are low on budget but still want to hand out something nice mehendi cones are just appropiate


Hand Fan : Having a mehendi outside in summers ?? hand fans are perfect gift that can be used by the girls while they enjoy your mehendi



Manicure sets / Nail paint : Which girl will not like a nice bottle of nail paint with some nail grooming accessories. Keep nail paint from different brands in different bottle shapes and sizes and it will make for a nice gifting option.


Handmade soaps : Scented handmade soaps are something every girls relishes so, get something special made for your beautiful guests !!


Fancy Kundan Watches : This is not one of the inexpensive mehendi favor ideas, but if your budget permits, then this is a nice option to wow your guests. Who would have thought of a kundan watch which can act as a nice bracelet + high on utility factor.


Happy Planning!!!


Planning your big day ?? Get all your questions answered here


Mehendi is the function that is closest to any bride’s heart.  The bride and her bridesmaid is always excited about getting heena on their hands. Colourful outfits,daytime charm,beautiful mehendi, lovely décor is not the only things that we find in mehendi functions.There is a lot more that is researched and pre planned by the bride and family for her mehendi, taking into consideration the various availability of items in the market and fancy trends popping up on daily basis.From the décor to the drinks, theres just too many things that could make your  mehendi function more special than the rest. Here are a few crazy ideas which you could use in your mehendi function which will  excite your guests and will be enjoyable by all. Also, will serve as giveaway gifts or mehendi favors!!

Popsicles/Ice Gola Stall: Summercall for ice and who doesn’t like ice golas?  Get a localvendor to serve gola in his style and to add to all the madness have alcohol added to the ice golas. This will definitely get everyone in the right mood to kick in their crazy sides and enjoy the mehendi 2 times more.


Chai Bar : Guests will need a refreshing drink to go with their snacks. Set up a chai bar so guests can prepare their own hot cup of tea! Everyone likes their in their style ,so lets have a live chai bar!!


Parandi Wala : Get some beautiful parandis and have a women stationed to braid it in every lady’s hair to give your mehendi punjabi tadka.


Tatoo Corner: Why should kids have all the fun ?? Get hold of a tatoo artist and give your guest an option to try some funky tatoo.


Caricature : Getting a caricature artist can be fun and your guests gets a momento to carry back home.


Jutis/Mojaris: Get a local vendor to have a stall for jutis / mojaris and your guests can choose one of their choice. Make sure there is enough variety and sizes.


Nail artist : Beautiful henna looks incomplete without beautiful nail . So let the ladies have some fun as they get their nail done up with some beautiful designs. It can also work well with the ladies who would not want to apply henna, they might still get their nails done.


Tarrot reader / Crystal ball gazer : Who doesn’t want to get their questions answered ?? Its always nice to get a peek in your future . Getting a tarrot card reader / crystal ball gazer will become the highlight of your event.


Parrot card reader/Palmist : To add in some desi tadka and more fun get them.



Happy Planning!!!


Planning your big day ?? Get all your questions answered here