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Congratulations on your engagement and upcoming wedding! I would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the MyShadi Bridal Expo.

This cultural event showcases traditional products and services essential for Hindu, Muslim, Christian, and Sikh weddings. A wide range of vendors, including wedding and event planners, photographers, caterers, and decorators, will be available to answer your questions and provide you with information about their services and products. In addition to great formal event planning resources, outfit designs, and food samples, don’t miss the fashion shows that will showcase the latest in formal clothing and jewelry designs. Be sure to also attend the live mehndi and makeup demonstrations for ideas on wedding day looks. Good luck to all who have registered to win a free trip to India! If you have not yet registered to enter the grand prize and raffle drawings, you still have time. Stop by the registration desk to enter. Last but not least, I would like to thank everyone involved with this event. This event would not be a success without the support of Expo attendees, show participants, and vendors. Enjoy the MyShadi Bridal Expo and good luck with all of your wedding and event planning!

– Aruna Shah

MyShadi Bridal Expo Schedule 12:00 NOON DOORS OPEN 2:00 PM Designer Fashion Show Clothing Le Trend Boutique Makeup and Hair Michele Renee Hair & Makeup Artist Group

4:45 PM Grand Prize Winners Announced

Bride and Groom Krystal & Ajay

Beauticians / Cosmetician

Destiny and Light - Hair and Makeup 813-476-8386


St. Petersburg Marriott Clearwater 727-456-1348

Clothing Boutique

Traditions Boutique By Kresha Shah 813-334-9114


Sona Photography 407-694-6032

MyShadi Bridal Expo FASHION SHOW SPONSORS CLOTHING Le Trend Boutique 407-288-3304

MAKEUP AND HAIR SPONSOR Michele Renee Hair & Makeup Artist Group 727-642-8017

STAGE DECORATED BY Occasions By Shangri-la 407-614-2977

DJ SPONSOR Infinite Soundz Entertainment 862-686-8283



Hilton Orlando

The Arpan Group The Arpan Group


t Le Trend Boutique, we offer South Asian fusion bridal and party wear for the bride, groom, and their families. We specialize in custom designs for bridal outfits and our bridal collection can be made to your preferred size, color, and other specifications needed to create the outfit of your dreams. Working by appointments only, we take pride in giving our fullest attention to the bride and groom during every step of the way in order to create the high quality and stylish garments Le Trend Boutique is known for.

saree, but gowns and anarkalis can also be made for them. To complete the outfits, we carry a wide range of bridal jewelry, headpieces, and exclusive purses. For our out-of-state and overseas clients, we offer world wide shipping as well as Skype and Face Time consultations. To book an appointment or consultation, please call or message us at 407-2883304 or email us at

We always recommend the bridal party to get their outfits at least four to five months prior to the wedding to ensure everyone’s outfits can be made to their liking in a timely manner. Our newly introduced bridesmaids collection involves selecting a specific color, blouse, and skirt style as well as their choice of dupatta. Bridesmaids can wear their outfits as a lengha or half

For Appointments Contact:

Le Trend Boutique

1918 Bridgewater Drive, Lake Mary, FL 32746-6907 Phone: 407-288-3304 Email:

FASHION SHOW - PARTICIPATING MODELS DEEVA AGRAVAT My name is Deeva and I am a junior at USF. I am majoring in International Studies and I hope to work in foreign policy, international relations and possibly become a journalist. I have worked as an editorial intern for Tampa Magazine and In my spare time I like to do photography, write, sometimes dance and volunteer.

NARGIS AZIM Born and raised in the United States, Nargis Azim is the eldest of five children. Coming from a large family, she grew up family oriented and loves spending time with her sisters and little brothers. She comes from a mixed cultural background where her mother is from Hyderabad, India and her father is from Kabul, Afghanistan. She speaks both Farsi and Urdu and grew up dancing to Bollywood songs and the Afghan attan. She was heavily involved in the Multicultural Student Union in school and performed Bollywood, Afghan, and belly dances. She is a University of Central Florida graduate and currently works as a Civil Engineer. She was inspired to pursue this profession by her late grandfather who was the first Dean of the Faculty of Engineering at Kabul University in Afghanistan. She is an avid chai drinker and her favorite superhero is Spiderman. Her interests include dancing, paintballing, solving puzzles, and playing with her baby kitten Badmaash.

FERNANDO BAENA Fernando Baena, 22, was born in Colombia and raised between Colombia, New York, and Florida until his mid teenage years. He is currently a senior at the University of Central Florida with a major in Health-Sciences and a minor in Psychology. He hopes to graduate and continue on to medical school with goals of becoming a pediatric surgeon. In his free time he enjoys playing tennis and spending time with his german shepherd Apollo.

FASHION SHOW - PARTICIPATING MODELS VALENTINA BAENA Valentina Baena, 26, was born in Colombia and raised in the United States. She graduated from the University of Central Florida with degrees in General Education and Elementary Education. Valentina was a teacher for three years here in Orlando and one year abroad in Spain. She recently became a flight attendant and spends most of her time flying and traveling around the world. Valentina believes that the best education one can get is from traveling and loves learning about different cultures, traditions and countries. She has modeled and helped choreograph the runway show at MyShadi Bridal for over 5 years.

ROSANNA BARSATI Rosanna earned her Juris Doctorate from Florida Coastal School of Law and graduated with a certificate in International Law. She earned her Bachelor’s of Arts from Stetson University. She currently works at the Law Office of Paulette Hamilton assisting with divorce, immigration, and bankruptcy matters. Rosanna was published as a contributor in the International Lawyer Year in Review 2015 Kickoff for the Africa Committee. Her written contributions focus on facts based upon extensive research of the political environment in Somalia and Burundi with respect to First Amendment freedoms and country conditions. In 2015, Rosanna served as a panelist for TedX FSCJ where she helped facilitate a discussion on Refugees, Immigration, and Muslims in America. Rosanna has participated as a model in the Desh Videsh Orlando MyShadi Bridal Expo since 2009 and regularly features clothing items by LeTrend Boutique. She was featured on front cover the Desh Videsh magazine Luxury Edition in November 2015. Rosanna’s hobbies include drumming, paddle boarding, and traveling internationally. She also enjoys belly dancing for parties and wedding events.

FASHION SHOW - PARTICIPATING MODELS JULIA BALES A graduate of Furman University with a degree in computer science and Chinese, Julia spent 2 years in Beijing and 8 years in Hong Kong developing the Asian cruise market. Julia is now chief digital officer for Go Travel in Orlando and enjoys training in aerial silks and acrobatics.

EJAZ BARSATI My name is Ejaz Barsati I’m currently 24 years old. I’m a recent graduate from the University of Central Florida where I received my bachelors in Civil Engineering. I love my mother first and formost as well as the environment, food and fishing.

MALINI BHRAMDAT Malini Bhramdat is a dancer and model by passion and student by nature. A recent graduate from the University of Central Florida, she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work. She is currently pursuing a Masters in Social Work and aspires to be a mental health counselor. One step at a time, she believes everyone can contribute to making a difference. Her favorite quotes comes from Gandhi ji, “Be The Change That You Wish to See in The World,” is exactly how she plans to live her life. She truly believes that the most important thing we have is love. Dash and sprinkle love everywhere and watch how the world blooms!

KIMBERLYN ESPINOZA My name is Kimberlyn Espinoza I was born and raised in Venezuela moved to the state when I was 17. I am 26 now. I bartend in downtown orlando and I’m also finishing my general studies at Valencia college, seeking to get into the dental hygiene program. I’m a really adventurous person I love to travel and make new friends.

FASHION SHOW - PARTICIPATING MODELS VANJA GRBIC Vanja is originally from former Yugoslavia. She is a professional Bollywood and Bhangra Dancer. She also performs as a Bellydancer, fire dancer, and stilt walker. You can find more information at

SNAY KAUR Snay Kaur grew up in a big Punjabi joint family and speaks Punjabi, English and Hindi languages fluently. She completed her Business degree from California (Bay Area) and moved to Florida to pursue her Business career. She is passionate for motivating and inspiring other people through fashion, yoga and Lifestyle. She is extensively involved in street-style fashion from past 4 years and as part of it She participates in NYFW and New York street style shoots every season. She also works in healthcare industry and practices aerial & Vinyasa yoga on daily basis along with different workshops.

GENESIS MONZON My name is Genesis. I am 26 years old and I was born in Miami, Florida but currently live in Orlando. I run and operate a raw & organic juice bar located in Thornton park. It’s a huge part in my everyday life & how I stay healthy. But my real dream has always been to get married and raise a family. Last Christmas I got engaged and I couldn’t be happier for what’s to come. This will be my third year modeling for MyShadi Bridal & you can only imagine the thrill I get from dressing up as a bride for the day!

FASHION SHOW - PARTICIPATING MODELS FATEMAH KHAKI My name is Fatemah Khaki and I am in 1st grade. I am 7 years old and I have been a model for Le Trend Boutique for a few years and I like it very much. I like to model, I enjoy rock climbing and watching Harry Potter. I am excited to model again this time. Thank you Farzana Aunty for letting me be your model I love all your clothes because they make me look like a Princess every time.

AFTAB MANEKIA Aftab MAnekia is 13years old. He has been modeling for Le Trend Boutique for a couple of years. He loves to play volleyball and soccer and ps 4.

HASSAN MANEKIA Hassan Manekia, now eighteen, made his debut modeling for Le Trend Boutique a few years ago. He is currently a Business System Analytics major at Stetson University. He loves to play sports especially soccer and volleyball.

ASHLEY SHAH Ashley Shah, 27, was born and raised in Orlando, Florida. She is also the mother of two wonderful kids, Isabella and Isaiah. Enjoying family time with her kids is what she loves the most. She was the winner of Miss Indo-Caribbean 2011 and has been modeling since her teenage days. She graduated in 2012 with her dental assistant degree. One day, she dreams to become a Bollywood actress (crosses fingers). Not only has she been modeling for the MyShadi Bridal Expo for about nine years now, but has been modeling professionally.

ADVERTISING Desh Videsh Media Group 954-784-8100

BEAUTICIANS/COSMETICIAN Divani Beauty & Spa 407-802-6261

BANQUET HALLS ClubCorp 770-546-1005

BOUTIQUES Le Trend Boutique 407-288-3304

Doubletree by Hilton Orlando Airport 407-235-1912 Florida Hotel and Conference Center 407-859-1500 x 5201 Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center 407-586-2248

Suman Unique Boutique Inc. 407-658-4627 Traditions Boutique by Kresha Shah traditionsbykresha 813-334-9114 CAKE The Cake Studio 407-970-0374

Hilton Orlando 407-313-8458

DECORATOR Anand Event Services 954-214-5807

Orlando Airport Marriott Lakeside 407-816-4058

Dreams To Reality 407-592-9261

DESTINATION WEDDINGS Vacationeeze 215-454-2080 DISC JOCKEY DJ Khush Events 239-634-5146

Wind Chase Farm 772-285-3480 JEWELERS Kanthabharan Jewellers 203-428-1051

Dudha Productions 727-418-8798

MEHNDI Henna by Pria 727-459-6448

Infinite Soundz Entertainment 862-686-8283

The Henna Company Miami 786-271-8929

Singer Anand Kesari 352-634-0715

MUSICIAN Singer Anand Kesari 352-634-0715

E-MARKETING The Arpan Group 703-651-6670 EVENT PLANNER Two Ladies and Events 727-772-3491 HORSE - CARRIAGE Equine Costumes & More 386-334-4386 Orlando Horse & Carriage 321-278-8007

P R COMPANY The Arpan Group 703-651-6670 PHOTOGRAPHER / VIDEOGRAPHY Anand Event Services 954-214-5807 Digital Dream Studio 407-791-6064 Divine Goddess Photography LLC 904-887-9799

JB’s Cinematic Creations & Photography 410-917-9280

WEDDING INVITATIONS Elegant Shaadi Cards 954-302-2489

Mojo Photo Booth 407-883-0732

Emkyoo Designs 850-658-4438

Zamana Photo & Videography 678-860-2921

Invites & Events 954-797-8022

PRINTING Desh Videsh Media Group 954-784-8100

WEDDING PORTAL 954-784-8100

RESTAURANT / CATERING Chowpatty Restaurant 732-283-9020

WEDDING SERVICES Anand Event Services 954-214-5807

New Punjab Indian Restaurant 407-352-7887

Cherry Blossom Events 913-725-8727

TRAVEL AGENCY Travel World International Inc 407-628-2431

Dreams To Reality 407-592-9261

WEB DESIGN GlobalAMS 954-784-8100 WEDDING BUSINESS MARKETING The Arpan Group 703-651-6670

WEDDING STATIONARY Elegant Shaadi Cards 954-302-2489 WINE AND LIQUOR SomruS - The Original Indian Liqueur 630-522-3177

ADVERTISING Desh Videsh Media Group 954-784-8100 BANQUET HALLS ClubCorp 770-546-1005 Doubletree by Hilton Orlando Airport 407-235-1912 Florida Hotel and Conference Center 407-859-1500 x 5201 Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center 407-586-2248 Hilton Daytona Beach 386-254-8200 Hilton Orlando 407-313-8458

Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront 904-360-8684 Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort 305-949-1300 x 1098 Orlando Airport Marriott Lakeside 407-816-4058 Park Inn by Radisson Resort Orlando 407-396-1400 BEAUTICIANS/COSMETICIAN Destiny and Light - Hair and Makeup 813-476-8386 Divani Beauty & Spa 407-802-6261 Michele Renee Hair & Makeup Artist Group 813-531-7770

Parul’s Beauty & Boutique 407-968-6090

Prina Collections 352-552-8389

Zennet Spa-Salon ‘n’ Boutique 954-594-3981

Vamas Overseas 321-750-4245

BOUTIQUES Anika Indian Wear & Accessories 561-707-1225

Zennet Spa-Salon ‘n’ Boutique 954-594-3981

Dream Fashions 813-466-8889

CAKE Rose Hill Cakes www.rosehillcakes.Com 407-962-7485

Ishnah Fashion 407-758-1096 Karma Kulture 407-749-9763 KV Jewels and Clothings 407-221-0755 Le Trend Boutique 407-288-3304

The Cake Studio 407-970-0374 DANCE SCHOOL Vanja Dance LLC 407-463-9558 DECORATOR Dreams To Reality 407-592-9261

Nisha’s Boutique 404-551-5914

Nikun Events 407-448-7128

Parul’s Beauty & Boutique 407-968-6090

Occasions By Shangri-la 407-614-2977

DESTINATION WEDDINGS Vacationeeze 215-454-2080 DISC JOCKEY Dcom Studio 321-574-5900 DJ Khush Events 239-634-5146 Infinite Soundz Entertainment 862-686-8283 EVENT PLANNER Eventrics Weddings 863-397-0547

Kanthabharan Jewellers 203-428-1051 KV Jewels and Clothings 407-221-0755 Padmavati Jewellers 964-296-8335 Prina Collections 352-552-8389 Tiya’s Jewels 407-350-1111 LIMOUSINES Academy Bus LLC 407-999-4900

GIFT ARTICLES Mahavir Wholesale 561-746-9999

Royal Coach and Limousine 407-855-2555

Sari Simplified by Harleen 239-896-7487

MEHNDI Henna By Pria 727-459-6448

HORSE - CARRIAGE Wind Chase Farm 772-285-3480

MATRIMONIAL Florida Hindu Matrimonial 813-931-1980

JEWELERS Devam 561-368-0057

PHOTOGRAPHER / VIDEOGRAPHY Blink Media Weddings 888-300-2944

Dcom Studio 321-574-5900 Fine Art Productions 407-979-4749 Mojo Photo Booth 407-883-0732 Peter Nguyen Photography 714-655-2144 Sona Photography 646-250-6337 RESTAURANT / CATERING Aashirwad Indian Cuisine 407-370-9830

Sari Plus 407-284-8388 Sari Simplified by Harleen 239-896-7487 TRAVEL AGENCY L’Escape Vacations USA Inc 800 798 4307 WEDDING SERVICES Cherry Blossom Events 913-725-8727 Dcom Studio 321-574-5900

Chowpatty Restaurant 732-283-9020

Dream Decor 407-761-8861

Clay Oven 321-354-8865

Dreams To Reality 407-592-9261

Saffron Indian Cuisine 407-674-8899

Nikun Events 407-448-7128

SARIS Devam 561-368-0057

Occasions By Shangri-la 407-614-2977

My Shadi Indian wedding Bridal Expo Orlando Spring 2018  

My Shadi Indian wedding Bridal Expo Orlando Spring 2018 showcasing Indian wedding planning, Indian wedding decorations, Indian Wedding Plann...

My Shadi Indian wedding Bridal Expo Orlando Spring 2018  

My Shadi Indian wedding Bridal Expo Orlando Spring 2018 showcasing Indian wedding planning, Indian wedding decorations, Indian Wedding Plann...