Utsavpedia is an online encyclopedia on Indian ethnic fashion.This space aspires to offer details on all aspects of ethnic wear from all parts of India, both historic and contemporary. With Utsavpedia, you get to indulge in an interesting journey that unravels the timeless magic of Indian ethnic wear.
From being strung to Indian rituals since ancient times, Mehndi has grown out of the cocoon of tradition, to gradually drift into a prominent aspect of modern accessorizing styles. What with every Indian ethnic fashion lover knowing about mehndi, has global influences too. This week, we’re showcasing four Mehendi styles that retain the rustic charm of mehendi as an art form, ... more
is a patterned fabric produced with machines and/or some intricate handwork by looping, braiding or twisting a thread. Often woven from cotton, silk or rayon it has a distinct embroidered pattern. The lace fabric has an open weave with visible space in between the weaves. Lace making came into existence around the late 15th century. Back then, threads used for making ... more
What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you listen to ‘Tareef Karun Kya Uski’?, undoubtedly, the Bengali beauty and the ultimate diva of Bollywood, Sharmila Tagore. Sharmila Tagore is a name which is synonymous with grace, beauty and her trademark, winged eyes. Her dimples have added more glory to her beauty. Sharmila Tagore is one of the few actresses ... more