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Renting Indian Clothes with Almari Pret

One of the many beautiful things about Indian culture is the stunning clothing. ESPECIALLY for weddings. Indian outfits are so fun to wear but can break the bank. Sarees, Lehengas, Anarkalis, etc. don’t come cheap and honestly, they are not always my first priority when it comes to shopping since I don’t attend a huge amount of functions. For people who go to Indian events often, it makes sense to build a whole wardrobe but for someone like me who might attend 3-4 a year, I don’t find it practical to buy new outfits ever so often. That’s why I was so excited to hear about Almari Pret.

Almari Pret - Dosh - Pink and Gold Lehenga

*These outfits were sent to me for review purposes but all thoughts are my own.

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Small Shop Spotlight: Scrumptious Wicks

Welcome to another edition of Small Shop Spotlight! Today I’ll be sharing a woman owned business that creates handcrafted candles with scents inspired from unique and exotic ingredients. Scrumptious Wicks offers an incredible array of hand-poured candles, all made with soy wax and cotton-braided wicks, allowing them to burn longer and cleaner!

Small Shop Spotlight: Scrumptious Wicks Hand Poured Candles

You can see past Small Shop Spotlights here!



Small Shop Spotlight | Makeup By DNA

Welcome to another edition of Small Shop Spotlight! If you’re new to this series, check out the introduction post here! Today we are back with a beauty brand I’ve been fond of for quite some time, Makeup By DNA!. I first discovered them on Instagram when they created dupes for the Kylie Cosmetics Liquid Lipsticks.

Small Shop Spotlight | Makeup By DNA

The creators behind Makeup By DNA, Danielle and Anthony, were kind enough to take some time and answer a few questions for us! Let’s dig right in and get to know them and their brand a bit more. PS: Be sure to check out other editions of Small Shop Spotlight here!



Small Shop Spotlight | Lady Burgundy

Welcome to the first installment of Small Shop Spotlight, today we’ll be getting to know the creator of Lady Burgundy! As some of you may know, I am very passionate about small shops and supporting them. It’s so inspiring to see individuals follow their dreams and start their own business. Over the past couple of years, I’ve been fortunate enough to get to know and work with a number of indie brands and to bring this blog series to life makes me so happy!

Today is National Lipstick Day and I couldn’t have thought of a better brand to start off with than Lady Burgundy! Plus, they recently released some brand new liquid lipsticks, so I’ll be sharing some swatches of those as well!

Small Shop Spotlight | Lady Burgundy

If you saw my introduction to this series a few weeks ago, feel free to scroll down a bit. If not – here’s a little rundown of what you can expect to see! I’ll be interviewing the creators behind the indie brands/small shops and showcasing their products. It’ll be great way for you to get to know some amazing ladies sand gents as well as find some new products to snag!



Small Shop Spotlight | Introduction

Happy Monday beauties! Today I wanted to introduce a new blog series I’ve had in the works – “Small Shop Spotlight”. I’ve had a soft spot for small shops/indie brands for years now and have wanted to find a fun, informative way to share them with you all. What better way to showcase these shops, their products, and an exclusive Q&A with the boss babes than on this blog?!

Small Shop Spotlight