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    New Lawn Dresses In Pakistan For Girls

  • Stadium of skirts and dresses in Kosovo

    PRISTINA: Dresses and skirts donated by Cherie Blair and Rita Ora were among 5,000 pegged to washing lines in a Kosovo stadium on Friday in an art installation drawing attention to the stigma suffered by victims of wartime sexual violence...

    While there are no precise figures of the number of women and girls subjected to sexual violence during Kosovo’s 1998-99 war, non-governmental organisations say it may run to the thousands...

  • Five dresses making tongues wag at Cannes

    CANNES: From a “Jerusalem skyline” gown that sparked a social media furore to a thigh-split leaving almost nothing to the imagination, these are the red carpet dresses turning heads at Cannes...

    Jerusalem dress becomes net memeIsraeli Culture Minister Miri Regev takes the prize for most political fashion statement at the world’s biggest film festival, after turning up at Wednesday night’s opening gala wearing a billowing white dress...

  • Traditional dresses with delicate handiwork fascinate women

    PESHAWAR: The traditional Shalwar Qameez with mixed handiwork is in great demand and women visitors throng boutiques and stores in and around Peshawar city for buying new fabrics for Eid celebration...

    “Peshawari party wears are gifted to friends and relatives on festive occasions as they are cherished for their original handiwork...

  • KMC restrained from razing wedding lawn

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Monday restrained the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation from razing a wedding lawn in Bahadurabad...

    A two-judge bench headed by Justice Syed Hasan Azhar Rizvi gave the restraining order on a petition filed by Orenz Events Management Company against the civic authorities apprehending that they would demolish its lawn...

  • 10 alternatives to lawn this summer

    If you actually manage to get your tailor to stitch your lawn, designer lawn has its perks...

    Their latest collections have upped the variety factor and the brand has been boosted by the introduction of their new Basics range...

  • In style: Fashion week’s ‘lawn’ side

    After all, that’s the way lawn is popularly worn in Pakistan...

    The audience that is particularly interested in voile shows is looking for trendy ways to wear the fabric — funky shirt silhouettes, lowers, airy dupattas and tiny detailings...

  • Spot the fake: The Kapoor sisters join the lawn wars

    In a strange twist of events, both sisters can be seen advertising the same lawn print — one’s wearing the original, the other, the replica...

    “Kareena Kapoor is our brand ambassador for Crescent Lawn and before her, it was Karisma,” says Faraz, the designer behind the hit Crescent Lawn...

  • ‘Great job,’ Trump tells 11-year-old boy mowing White House lawn

    WASHINGTON: An 11-year-old boy earned a “great job” and a high five from US President Donald Trump for mowing the White House lawn on Friday...

    Frank Giaccio, from Falls Church, Virginia, wrote the president earlier this year saying that he owned his own lawn-mowing business and it would an “honour” to mow the White House lawn...

  • ADVERTISING: THE MARKETING THAT MAKES LAWN

    You may or may not love luxury lawn but living in Pakistan, you can’t ignore it...

    If you live in Karachi, you’re currently exempted from lawn sirens staring enticingly at you from billboards dotted all about the skyline...

  • How to ‘kill’ a lawn

    Severe water shortages over the last few months will, it is hoped, have encouraged at least some lawn lovers to give serious consideration to the sensibility of retaining what are, to put it bluntly, climatically unsuitable monsters — lawns...

    With literally millions of people thirsty for water, wasting potable water on lawns really should be a criminal offence of the highest order...

  • First person: Lawn, lookalikes and politics

    There’s no other way that she can manage her thriving business for bridal wear, luxury pret and lawn at her label Elan alongside being the creative head at fledgling high-street label Sapphire...

    Her design teams have carte blanche to flit to her whenever necessary and focus ricochets from the luxurious mass-centric realms of the upcoming designer lawn to the pretty but less formal unstitched variety at Sapphire; the quirky...

  • Grazing in the lawn

    KARACHI: Advertisements, brand catalogues, exhibitions, crazed shoppers, rip-offs, races to tailors … yes, it is that time of the year when markets are flooded with lawn fabric...

    No matter how many suits or shirt pieces with or without dupatta you buy for yourself, it is not enough...

  • Get off my lawn! Pokemon Go tests global property laws

    The reason for the constant disturbance? Pokemon Go, the latest craze in augmented reality...

    PokeStopsFor example in the United States certain properties have ended up as default locations for millions of Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, a computer’s public address, leading to a myriad of problems, including unwanted visitors and police searches...

  • Lawn ‘wars’ in apparel market

    With summer just around the corner, large billboards featuring famous models brandishing lawn brands have appeared on major thoroughfares in cities across the country...

    A long and crazy lawn war is about to ensue with top brands scrambling to boost their share through an aggressive and expensive media campaign in an estimated Rs50bn lawn market...

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