Hello Maharanis! Having downtime over the holiday season gave my husband and I a chance to review and re-focus. It was not all sun-drenched beaches and parties for us over summer. In between travelling across South Africa, we were working on a special little project. After one and a half years of blogging, travelling back […]

Gorgeous Handloom Tussar Silk Saree from Jyoti Chandhok - The Maharani Diaries

Feast your eyes on the latest saree fashion trends for the upcoming Spring wedding season. Featuring designer sarees and blouses from Jyoti Chandhok and House Of Blouse, this Spring inspired fashion shoot was made all the more special thanks to some incredibly talented London suppliers.

Custom Saree Blouse Style from the House Of Blouse - The Maharani Diaries

House Of Blouse is a one stop shop built for women to create their dream blouse. The quest to find the perfect saree or lehenga blouse is over Maharani’s with hundreds of custom designs, styles and materials to choose from.

To find out more, we caught up with the geniuses behind it, Rachana and Roopa Reddy.

It is somewhat refreshing every now and again to attend a wedding showcase that is minus the pomp and show. Earlier in the year I was fortunate to be invited to a beautiful and intimate showcase presented by the team behind Sundar Weddings and Mint Leaf Lounge Restaurant in London. Set in the heart of […]

Singapore’s award winning historical reception venue, Chijmes annual wedding showcase was a dream come true for couples who believe in fairytale weddings. The event held earlier this year, was hosted in collaboration with Z Wedding Design and Chris Ling Photographers. Situated in the heart of Singapore’s cultural heritage centre, this neo-gothic, architectural landmark is difficult to […]

Last year we introduced you to a young Melbourne designer by the name of Kiran Lally of Couture Mantra. We can proudly say that in a short time span, Kiran has come a long way. Couture Mantra has gained a strong following on the fashion circuit with a successful presentation at the 2015 Melbourne Spring […]

After a successful first edition on her home soil, BollyGoods founder, Promila Jain Bahri thought it was high time to take her film-inspired fashion and lifestyle exhibition to international shores. Inaugurated by first lady of Bollywood, and wife of superstar, Shah Rukh Khan, Gauri Khan, BollyGoods Edition 2 provided a platform for South Asian designers and […]

Manisha Kumar is the woman behind quite possibly the most acclaimed fashion and lifestyle exhibitions in the U.A.E. She is instrumental in bringing high end designers as well as artists to showcase their work through the popular fashion and art exhibitions. Established in 2012 Numaish exhibitions brings western and ethnic designer wear, accessories and jewellery […]

A unique exhibition inspired by the celluloid world, presented by the extended Bollywood fraternity. The art and aesthetic behind Indian cinema will be curated on one, high end exhibition platform at BollyGoods Edition 2, London on this Bank Holiday Monday 2nd May 2016. Hosted by members of the extended Bollywood fraternity, BollyGoods is a unique presentation of celluloid inspired fashion, design, […]

It’s been a non-stop couple of months here at The Maharani Diaries with a jam-packed calendar of incredible fashion and wedding related events and there’s no slowing down. A few months back, I had the pleasure of attending a uniquely different fashion event organised by Sita Shah and Anjli Shah of S9 Muses. Until recently, […]

South Asian, High Fashion Studio presents a day of Seasonal Shopping at Stitch Three Spring Edit Dedicated followers of fashion are in for a seasonal shopping treat as South Asian high fashion retail and studio concept, Stitch Three, presents Stitch Three Spring Edit on Thursday 10th March, 11am – 7pm, The Baglioni Hotel, 60 Hyde Park Gate, London SW7 […]

It’s reigning pale pinks and soft blues this year all courtesy of Pantone. In an unprecedented move the institute have nominated not one but two colors this year; Rose Quartz and Serenity. For those who have been hiding under a rock for a while, the Pantone Color Institute is the world’s leading authority on color […]