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Free Dress from Vastra Indian Fashion Boutique in Hicksville, Long Island

Posted by on Aug 23, 2014 in Blog, Long Island | Comments Off on Free Dress from Vastra Indian Fashion Boutique in Hicksville, Long Island

Free Dress from Vastra Indian Fashion Boutique in Hicksville, Long Island

Vastra is giving away one FREE Indian dress worth $500 at it’s boutique in Hicksville, Long Island in honor of our 17th Anniversary. You will get a customized dress of your choice (salwar suit, anarkali, sari, patiala, or lehenga). This white anarkali is one of 100 that you can choose from. Here is how to enter and win a FREE dress from now until September 14th: You must be a resident of New York. You must have a Facebook account. You must come in to Vastra at 17 East Old Country Road from August 25th through September 13th to enter your name, phone number, and email address into our drawing box. You must “Check In” at the Vastra boutique on...

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One of our latest Indian Weddings We Outfitted

Posted by on May 17, 2014 in Blog, Desi Weddings, Long Island | Comments Off on One of our latest Indian Weddings We Outfitted

One of our latest Indian Weddings We Outfitted

Vastra on Long Island has long catered to desi brides all over the North East. We specialize in bridal lehengas for the engagement party, the bridal lady sangeet, mandap ceremony, the reception, and bridesmaid dresses.  We also design matching accessories for the groom according to the color scheme.  Here are some samples of work that we did for a wedding on Long Island for Samir and Melissa.  The two are from North Carolina and Vastra worked with them to custom create the design, embroidery, colors, and fabrics for themselves and the bridesmaids.  We think their wedding on Long Island turned out beautiful with all the colors and vibrancy that only happens in an...

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Indian Fabrics, Designs, and Embroidery in New York

Posted by on Apr 8, 2014 in Blog, Long Island | Comments Off on Indian Fabrics, Designs, and Embroidery in New York

Indian Fabrics, Designs, and Embroidery in New York

At the Vastra Indian fashion boutique on Long Island, we are absolute perfectionists. Since we think of each lehenga, suit, saree, etc. as works of art, we know how important every minute detail is to the fabrication of a dress. Here are some terms that you should know about what, then you can decide what  kind of embroidery to put on your Indian dress or saree custom made at the direction of our Hicksville, Long Island shop. Zardozi Embroidery: An ancient form done with gold or silvar zari threads. It’s also known as metal embroidery. It originated in Persia and was brought to India by the moghuls. It used to only be done on clothes for the rich and royal. Zardozi...

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Check Out Our Yelp Listing

Posted by on Apr 4, 2014 in Blog, Long Island | Comments Off on Check Out Our Yelp Listing

Check Out Our Yelp Listing

Vastra is on Yelp that is maybe how you found us. Check it out. Share it with friends, bookmark it, add a photo, tell us what you think. Here is our Yelp Long Island Fashion Boutique  listing:   Specialties Vastra is Long Island’s leader for high end Indian clothing since 1997.  We specialize in the latest South Asian fashions for women and customize Bollywood inspired dresses.  We cater to dresses for weddings, engagements, sweet 16s, birthdays and casual wear.  Some of what we design includes: salwar suits, lehengas, churdidars, sarees, anarkalis, shararas, ghararas, patialas and more.  Our clothing is hand crafted in downtown New...

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Indian Clothing Custom Designing

Posted by on Feb 25, 2014 in Blog, Long Island | Comments Off on Indian Clothing Custom Designing

Indian Clothing Custom Designing

At Vastra Long Island, we have always felt that each Indian dress is so unique to each individual. Dresses in India are like pieces of art.  Each one has its own touch and takes hours and hours to complete.  Some of our artisans that hand embroider the customized dresses are so meticulous in their work, that they are truly respected as those that are working on an art form.  They are not just employees.  The value of custom designing is all in the comfort level that the customer enjoys.  With a custom designed suit tailored to your body size and proportion, you can be sure that every inch of the dress fits you in a way that is meant exactly for you.  And why...

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Indian Fashion on Long Island

Posted by on Feb 25, 2014 in Blog, Long Island | Comments Off on Indian Fashion on Long Island

Indian Fashion on Long Island

Indian fashion on Long Island has Often been Equated with Jackson Heights. But you don’t have to travel to Jackson Heights to get the Indian fashion experience. Vastra of Hicksville has now been open on Long Island since 1997, we have seen the character of Long Island change as the Indian community has grown in population and cultural ties.  We are proud to have served the Indian community in Nassau and Suffolk Counties for almost two decades for their fashion needs, at the highest level of craftsmanship and customer service. People no longer feel the need to go take trips to India to go shopping for their weddings.  They have great selections to choose from at...

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