As a little girl I admired everything about India, so mysterious for me, saw these rings, bracelets, necklaces, beads, sparkling dresses, these beautiful Bollywood actresses, each of them was like a fairy…. In fact, every country has and boasts distinctive traditions and customs. Meanwhile, the uniqueness of India is manifested in everything — in peculiarities, diversity and beauty that mark Indian jewelry. Traditionally, for the Indian woman jewelry is a kind of language communicated from the wearer to the viewer, along with speech and gestures. Such jewelry is a reserve of symbols, however the meaning of some of them – forgotten.
Category Archive: Beauty
Audrey Hepburn quotes
I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it’s the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It’s probably the most important thing in a person.
She managed to achieve what actresses of much larger talent could not achieve. The native of Brussels, she was incomparable as Natasha Rostova in in the Italian-American film. Staged by the most brilliant of all the existing novels, based on a novel deeply Russian, she played her role so brilliant that became the favorite for Russian viewers. The most demanding, most strict connoisseurs of the novel “War and Peace” admired Audrey Hepburn.
Russian Vogue and Matryoshka
Noteworthy, 31 renowned fashion designers worked on a single task: to recreate the legendary Matryoshka dolls for the tenth anniversary celebration of the Russian Vogue. Important names took part in the project. In particular, Prada, Moschino, Saint Laurent, Armani, Dolce&Gabana, and Oscar de La Renta, among others. They explored a cutting-edge approach to the task. Meanwhile, producing small, contemporary works of art, filled with a cultural connection between Russia’s past and present.
In Russia, they began publishing Vogue since 1998. Mario Testino shot the cover of the first issue, and the cover girl became supermodels Kate Moss and Amber Valletta. And a permanent chief editor until 2010 was Alyona Doletskaya. According to Alyona, her goal was to make Vogue Russian not only in language, but also in the soul. However, it avoids copying American or European versions. Meanwhile, July 29, 2010 the chief editor of Vogue Russia became Victoria Davydova, who also started her career in the Russian edition of Vogue. Besides, with the magazine collaborated Tatiana Sorokko, Victor Pelevin, Andrew Plakhov, Lyudmila Ulitskaya and others.
Beautiful Hollywood actress Olga Fonda
Born Olga Tchakova, on October 1, 1982, in Ukhta, Komi Republic of Russia, Olga Fonda is Hollywood actress. At the age of 14 she came as an exchange student to Maine, the United States. According to the exchange program, she had to leave the USA in a year, after studying in an American school. However, at the age of 17 she went to the U.S. again to study at the University of Maine. During her vacations in Los Angeles, California, Olga Fonda was involved in modeling career. The model starred in commercials for Motorola, Puma, appeared in European catalogs and was a cover girl in magazines in Japan, Italy and the United States. Olga Tchakova adopted the surname Fonda in honor of the Fonda actors dynasty – Henry Fonda and Jane Fonda.
Beautiful gymnast Ksenia Dudkina
Young and very promising rhythmic gymnast Ksenia Dudkina from the Siberian city of Omsk has achieved much at her 18. In particular, she is 2012 European Group All-around gold medalist, the 2011 World Group All-around silver medalist and 2010 Youth Olympic Games Group All-around champion. Besides, she is an Honored Master of Sports of Russia.
Born on February 25, 1995 in Omsk, Dudkina trained with Elena Arais before she started competing in group. Then Irina Viner noticed Ksenia and invited to Moscow. Noteworthy, in 2012 she became Olympics Group All-around champion in London along with other beauties. In particular, Alina Makarenko, Ulyana Donskova, Anastasia Bliznyuk, Anastasia Nazarenko and Karolina Sevastianova. Also, 17-year-old Ksenia was one of the youngest members of the Russian team.
Sexiest Hollywood cowboys
The global box office has launched a new film “The Lone Ranger” with the inimitable Johnny Depp. And though for many he has become the sexiest western hero, he is not the only one. While Tonto doing his chores, let’s take a look and check most famous Hollywood cowboys. In particular, John Travolta, Christian Bale, Will Smith, Jr., Viggo Mortensen, Armand Douglas, Daniel Craig, Brad Pitt, and of course, Clint Eastwood among others.
Vladimir Vysotsky and Marina Vlady
In July 1967 Vladimir Vysotsky met with French actress of Russian origin Marina Vlady (Marina Polyakova), who became his third wife (December 1970). Vysotsky had a severe attack in the summer of 1969, and he survived only thanks to Marina Vlady, who at that time was in Moscow.
According to Vlady, walking past the bathroom, she heard moaning and saw Vysotsky bleeding throat. In her book, “Vladimir, or interrupted flight” Marina Vlady says: “You do not speak, half-open eyes begging for help. I am calling “ambulance”, and your have almost disappeared pulse, I panic. The reaction of the arrived two doctors and a nurse was simple and brutal: too late, too much risk, not transportable. They do not want to have a dead man in the car… Then I obstruct them out, screaming that if they are not now going to take you to the hospital, I will build an international scandal … They finally realize who is dying – Vysotsky, a disheveled and screaming woman – a French actress. After a brief consultation, cursing, they take you on a blanket …”