Raishma Wears 'Equestrian Beauty' at Asiana Bridal Show
The Equestrian Beauty
T H E L O O K...Raishma's love for the television serious Downton Abbey has been illustrated with the look and feel for our show stopper 'Equestrian Beauty'. T H E O U T F I T ... Inspired by the TV drama Downtown Abbey, Raishma designed this bridal piece with a 1920s feel, creating a beautiful riding jacket with a high collar and peplum hem. The lengha is in a pure silk and embroidered in gold and antique work with and it comes with a traditional stole and short blouse. For the show it was restled with a red felt hat and four foot net veil, boots and a cane to finish of the look. See this theme complete with horse in the latest Asiana Magazine T H E H A I R & M A K E U P... Created by non other than Gini Bhogal owner of Beauty Just Around The Corner and expert at bridal make up artistry. It was decided the model should adorn a hat and four foot train, therefore the hair do needed was stable enough to handle the weight. The hairstyle was created using a base of a low bun with curls overlaying it. The make up was kept matt with natural hues of light browns to contour the eyes, the face was complimented with a flawless glow. No Asian bride is finished without the classic red lipstick, and for that ideal shade Box by Illamasque was used and MAC lip liner . T H E J E W E L L E R Y... The jewellery was provided by Jazzy Bindi for us throughout the Asiana Bridal Show experience. They created these stunning real Swarovski bespoke crystal pieces and custom made the hat pins to finish off our look. All of which is available fromJazzy Bindi.
The 'Golden Statuesque Bride'
T H E L O O K... Decadence, Glamour and Pure Sophistication... The Golden Statuesque Bride epitomises this look which is perfect for red carpet glamour and an evening wedding reception. T H E O U T F I T... A beautiful floor length high collar gown with train, perfect for an evening wedding reception or civil ceremony. This outfit was done in a soft ivory gold mixed with floral thread work topped with crystal stones, bring the flowers out in a flourish. T H E M A K E U P & H A I R A golden beauty can't be complete if she hasn't got her 24 carat gold, so we we actually used pure 24 carat gold leaf mixed with gold paint and glitter within the hair. The look created was a whimsical finger dusted updo. Clean, chic and very demure, with a modern twist to a vintage hairstyle. Big loose barrel curls mixed with pin curls and a light puff quiff. More, more and more gold... statement black smokey eyes with gold in the corners of the lid, giving an intensity to the look. Finally, a light gold shimmer on the skin and nude lips completed the look.