Monday, May 10, 2010

In Fashion...

To be a fashionable woman is to know yourself, know what you represent, and know what works for you. To be "in fashion" could be a disaster on 90 percent of women. You are not a page out of Vogue.

~Author Unknown

13 comments:

Johanna said...

This is very beautiful! I love the colors and flair of her dress. Oh so different from fashion here in Sweden I tell you!

freebird said...

That is so true too! I see women trying to wear whatever is being sold as the fashion of the day and they look awful in it while thinking they look so up-to-date.

Great painting. I really like this one even more than many others. You did a great job on her expression.

ffyrebird said...

Wonderful painting and I love the quote, it is so very true.

Stacey said...

This is really wonderful, Aarti!

Stacey

raena said...

Excellent expression; love her mouth! And the quote is oh so true!!

. said...

Thats so true, love the quote and the picture is very nice (love the colours and makes me want to travel again).

Aarti Harish said...

@Johanna...this dress is usually worn by north-Indian Brides...with a "Pallu" or a veil on their heads..yes Indian dresses are very colourful and the bride is always decked with lots of jewels and rich colours..!!

Aarti Harish said...

Yes...freebird...what you said is correct..thanks for your comments..and I'll be posting a few more in colour..1 in a western style and another Indian....
traditional..hope you like them...

Aarti Harish said...

Thanks so much ffyrebird, Stacey and Raena.

Aarti Harish said...

@. - Thanks very much..pls do travel again.... in India it is AthithiDevobhava...Guest is equal to God.

padilla said...

I had the pleasure of seeing an bride at a hotel in Jaipur, India. Beautiful!

Aarti Harish said...

Yes Padilla, the Indian brides are usually decked up very colorfully and with lot of rich colors and heavy jewelery.

Zillion Dreams said...

this is lovely..the shading is brilliant!

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