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Aarong brings a new collection of accessories

Matching accessories is the key to completing your style statement and this Eid-ul-Fitr, Aarong brings you an exciting new range of chic clutches, hand bags and sandals in compositions of fur, leather, silk and embroidered stones. Aarong also offers a varied range of exclusive fashion jewelleries made from materials like jute, wood, clay, beads, marbles and laces and pearls. Drop by at your nearest Aarong outlet and check out the newest line of accessories in town.


Adam and Eve

Adam and Eve are back to fulfil your trendy needs and that too with a special surprise! They have opened their first outlet at Dhanmondi 4, situated opposite Lab Aid Hospital road. Adam and Eve has operated so far through its Facebook page. Now, not only can you order your clothes online, but also have a clearer view of your choice by visiting their shop.

Their first outlet was launched on Tuesday 17 July, inaugurated by promising actresses and models Hridi Haque and Tanya Hossain. Displayed in their new outlet the Eves shall find some of the stylish, brightly coloured saris, kaftans, frocks, kameez and smart kurtas. The Adams' collection is not far behind with modish panjabis and kurtas with a blend of the traditional and the modern.

Adam and Eve's selling point is their effort to keep their products suitable for all ages and not focusing too much on a particular age group, making it appropriate for a wide range of customers.

For further information visit the official page of Adam and Eve on Facebook, www.facebook.com/adameve.collection


Celebrate Eid @ Aranya

This year Eid falls in the beautiful season of monsoon. The weather promises to be cooler, the sky promises clouds, which will provide the much desired shadows to make your Eid visits more bearable. Keeping in mind this shadowy, gloomy and dark background which Eid is most likely to obtain this year, it is wise to adorn in a splash of colours in terms of your own Eid wardrobe.

It is wise to keep the glitters and sequins on the low. Combinations of regular block prints with block or hand waxed patterns, hand stitches, cut works and such subtle embellishments will brighten the garment in an eye soothing manner. Tie n' dyes can also be experimented with.

This year Aranya is working with these very colour palettes for their Eid collection. Over the years Aranya has been working with a variety of tie n' dye techniques of the region and has created their own patterns.

Aranya has also introduced different styles of Shibori, the exquisite tie n' dye technique of Japan, and created a special range of garments and accessories for men and women including saris, shalwar kameez sets and menswear in hand-woven silks, cottons, endi and other blended fabrics. A special selection of garments has been introduced for the younger generation. The collection also includes exquisite Jamdanis and Kantha saris in a limited selection of tie n' dye, print or plain colours in silk and tussar fabrics.


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Astalift Foundation Series & Eid activities

"ASTA”, in Japanese, means “tomorrow”; whilst “lift” refers to uplifting your emotions, by making you beautiful, not just from the outside but also referring to the beauty from within.

On 26 July, the company that stands out and is highly praised for their anti-ageing products has launched its Light Analysing Moisture Base Make-Up Series in Bangladesh. Not only does a good foundation enhance the appearance of your complexion, but also goes on more smoothly and lasts longer through the day.

Astalift has launched 4 new products: Astalift Moisture Foundation (one in liquid form and another is powder), Press Powder and Light Analyzing Concealor.

Astalift products compound to make a complete anti-aging skincare brand, engineered through cutting edge core technologies that have come through many years of research and development of photosensitive materials. Astalift has also come up with an exciting Eid promotional campaign. Customers will receive special gift on every purchase and also earn a raffle draw coupon on every 1000 taka purchase.

The raffle draw prizes consist of iPhone 4, laptop and DSLR camera, among other things. The foundation series products are available in Astalift's flagship store in Molly Capita Center, Shoppers World located in Gulshan Avenue and in all Priyo outlets.

-LS Desk


Bibiana Eid 2012

Moonsoon comes as a relief after the scorching heat of summer. Bibiana, along with everyone, is welcoming rain with their brand new collection “Ghono Borshae” aptly titled for its monsoon theme. As rain brings a refreshing touch in nature, Bibiana hopes to make a pleasant addition to this year's Eid Collection.

Saris, shalwar kameez, fatuas (for men and women), kurtis and panjabis have been designed based on the colours of the season. Leaf and floral motifs in blue, yellow, green and orange, on cotton and half-silk fabrics, bring out the soul of monsoon in this collection.

Available at all Bibiana outlets.


Colourful Eid with Rang

Fashion house Rang has designed its Eid collection keeping in mind the ensuing monsoon. The new range is festive and comfortable at the same time, mainly focusing on cotton, silk, endi, muslin, Jamdani and woven fabrics. Rang used a combination of light colours like indigo and white with elaborate embroidery. Designs have been incorporated using a brilliant mix of media -- block, spray, tie n' dye, appliqué and laces. Trends have changed, and so have the kameez and kurta styles at Rang.

Visit Rang outlets to check out their clothes, mugs, scarves, blouse pieces, bed spreads, cushion covers and bags. Gift Vouchers are also available between Tk.500 -5000.



 

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