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Indian Bridal Trousseau | Bengali Bridal Trousseau | Part One | Saree

Welcome to the Indian Bridal Trousseau Series of Tic Talk Toe. This series has been divided in a few parts, starting with the first essential that a Bengali Bride looks forward to – “Saree“. The Indian Bridal Trousseau Series will act as a saree checklist for your basic as well as fancy elaborate trousseau. Basically you might… Read More Indian Bridal Trousseau | Bengali Bridal Trousseau | Part One | Saree

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Bengali Bridal Jewellery | Part Three | Bengali Bride | Wedding Jewellery | Indian Wedding

I am the one who thinks out of the box! And I love being myself. So I ditched the Laal-Benarasi Saree, I ditched the heavily ornamented Mom’s inherited Gold. I invested in a gorgeous Polki and Kundan Set , something that I will treasure for years to come. It will remind me of my special… Read More Bengali Bridal Jewellery | Part Three | Bengali Bride | Wedding Jewellery | Indian Wedding

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Bengali Bridal Jewellery – Part Two (Brooch & Nath)

Bengali’s have always taken immense pride in their refined taste for music, poetry, art and cuisine. Having said that, their taste for Bridal Jewellery cannot be overlooked. This post is in continuance to my previous post on Maang-tika/Tikli/Matha-patti/Tiara, one of the essentials of Bengali Bridal Jewellery. In case you had missed out on the previous… Read More Bengali Bridal Jewellery – Part Two (Brooch & Nath)

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Bengali Bridal Jewellery – Part One (Maang-tika/Matha-patti/Tikli/Tiara)

Jewellery forms a very integral part of a wedding. And when it comes to Bengali wedding, sporting the traditional heirloom jewellery that one has inherited from their grandmother-mother is a must! Starting from the “Sitahar” to the “Chik”, the “Jhumkos” and the “Kaan”, the “balaa” and the “ratna-chur”, Bengali weddings have witnessed an elaborate jewellery… Read More Bengali Bridal Jewellery – Part One (Maang-tika/Matha-patti/Tikli/Tiara)