Alongside the spiritual journey to Makkah-the Hajj, Muslims have immense festivities on Eid-ul-Adha. From the holy pilgrimage to sacrificing animals, parties to celebrations, shopping to charity- the holy festival of Eid-ul-Adha endows eternal pleasures to all Muslims around the globe and so as the committed team of Fashion Central which has concocted various fun filled ideas for your family and guests together with wishing you a blessed Eid-e-Qurban.
On the occasion of this Eid-ul-Adha, Fashion Central brings heartiest wishes for all its fans and readers. Have a blessed and peaceful Eid-e-Qurban and wonderful days ahead. But hold on guys… here come some truly marry making ideas for you as well that you can practice while enjoying this meaty Eid. Continue reading…
On 27th July, ‘Sadia Designer Collection’ by Atif Yahya Launched their label in Karachi with Ayesha Umer and Anoshay Ashraf as brand Ambassador. This exhibition took place at Imperial Clifton for 2 days and was attended by Mishi Khan, Angie Marshell, MunnaMushtaq, Sarwat Gillani, Kokab Ansari, Shaheen Saeed, & Nazneen Tariq along with other socialites and families from all walks of life.
Entire exhibition was tastefully decorated with mannequins’ wearing the same attire as printed on Ayesha Omer & Anoushey Ashraf’s 15 design posters inside exhibition area. Availability of spacious hall & ambience on corner made visitors amazed .Helpers from textile colleges guiding visitors properly about clothes and philosophy behind design.
Maheen Karim is a graduate of the prestigious Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design. After working with globally acclaimed fashion houses in the west Maheen returned to Pakistan to start her own label in spring 2006.
Maheen Karim is going to Exhibit her Eid Collection at: Continue reading…
Eid-ul-Azha, translates as ‘the feast of sacrifice’. In Pakistan, Bakr-Eid is marked by the slaughter of animals as sacrificial offerings, after which the meat is distributed among the needy and underprivileged people of Pakistan. Continue reading…
Eid in Pakistan is a colorful occasion. Festivities of Eid in Pakistan are focused on large variety of food. In addition Eid in Pakistan is about dressing up and looking trendy. The week off that is given is the best part of Eid in Pakistan. Eid in Pakistan is observed with religious fervor. Animal sacrifice is part of this Eid in Pakistan as it is a religious requirement of this Eid. Eid in Pakistan this time around is all about animal sacrifice. Goats, sheep, cow, even camels; there are a lot of animals to choose from for animal sacrifice this Eid in Pakistan. However due to economic recession ratio of animal sacrifice on Eid in Pakistan has taken a downward trend.
Eid al-Fitr falls on the first day of Shawwal, the month which follows Ramadan in the Islamic calendar. It is a time to give in charity to those in need, and celebrate with family and friends the completion of a month of blessings and joy.
Before the day of Eid, during the last few days of Ramadan, each Muslim family gives a determined amount known as fitrana as a donation to the poor.
On the day of Eid al-Fitr, Muslims gather early in the morning in outdoor locations or mosques to perform the Eid prayer. This consists of a sermon followed by a short congregational prayer. Continue reading…
Chand Raat, night of the silvery moon, is the most anticipated festival for all the Muslims. It is a festival celebrated with traditional festivity and cultural fervor for sighting new moon that marks the end of Holy Ramadan and start of Eid-ul-fitr.
Every year Muslims around the world celebrate Chand Raat in their own style but it has its own distinctiveness in the streets of Pakistan that makes it etched in your mind. On Chand Raat you can observe a festive look on all the streets of Pakistan that usually begin to fill as the night steps forward. Celebrations of Chand Raat started after breaking the last fast. People mostly gathered at each other’s home to wish each other and celebrate this festival. Women and girls decorate their hands with bangles and Mehndi and prepare sweets and food for the next day of Eid. Jewellery, dresses, colourful bangles and Mehndi are special items of Chand Raat that lit the markets with beauty and vibrant colours. Continue reading…
Ramadan seems to leave its spiritual impact on every Muslim and Eid is a time when one fully enjoys the blessings of Allah and celebrates festivity to the fullest. Preparations of Eid, involves lot of cooking, shopping and celebrations at homes and outside.
Eid-ul-Fiter is coming closer and shopping is gaining momentum as you find men, women and children rushing to market to buy clothes, jewellery, makeup, shoes and so much more. Preparations of Eid, involves a lot of excitement and festivity for the Muslims of all ages. It is a time, when every Muslim gets an opportunity to relax, dress and eat as much as possible. Continue reading…
women usually only love Eid for they get the reason to make new clothes which are in fashion and which make them look nothing less than a queen. Clothes are not only an attraction for women but also for children as they get to choose clothes they love and then show them off to their cousins and friends on Eid. Eid is indeed a special day for everyone.
The best look is often not the result of only the hard work but also the attire and presentation that adds up to it the color that will assure the look you want to achieve on Eid. So dress plays a very important role on Eid. While there are no hard-and-fast rules of fashion in Pakistan, most style authorities agree on a few basic principles. They hold true, no matter how cheap and tacky your dress is for Eid.
So, when you are shopping for new Eid dress for yourself or thinking of truly unique dresses then Liberty, Pakistan is the place. In Pakistan the dresses come in many different styles from simple to elaborate, to suit many tastes. For Eid Pakistan is full of places where you can buy dresses which help you looking the best on this Eid. Dresses with a lot of embroidery are very in fashion in Pakistan and shirts which are long enough to touch your ankles are also the hype in Pakistan. So this Eid try to focus on such dresses.
These are Eid dresses that you will reach for day after day long after Eid is past. These are Eid dresses that you will dress up for parties and dress down for work or school. These are Eid dresses that will really set you apart on the Eid day in Pakistan.
With the end of Ramadan in sight, people have set up Eid stalls to sell bangles, artificial jewellery, henna, clothes and other products related to the festivities. In preparation for Eid, most shops are offering special Eid discounts and the malls are full of customers. In Lahore, Liberty Market, Fortress Stadium, Anarkali, Ichra, Link Road, Moon Market and shopping malls are the center points for the eid shoppers.
The shopkeepers have displayed a variety of things, particularly new designs of clothes and shoes. Most of the women who go shopping are interested in having beautiful designs of henna applied on their hands and feet and some of the stall owners hire experts to apply different designs on their customers.
A small number of people have already completed their Eid shopping at the start of Ramadan, while majority of them will do their eid shopping in the last days of Ramadan. Sidewalks of the roads, mostly occupied by temporary stalls and vendors, offering jeans and T-shirts and ready-made clothes were seen packed with the buyers of all age groups. The sadness and gloom which had overshadowed the traditional hustle and bustle of the bazaars has now seemed to disappear, as rush of the shoppers with their full passions and glittering faces seem to be bitten by the eid shopping bug.
Eid is one festival Pakistanis really know how to celebrate and the witness of this is the over crowded shopping malls.