Cream vintage silk lengha with orange dupatta - UK Size 8 /EU Size 34 - preloved
Blouse has mid length sleeves, it is plain except for the hem.
Lengha skirt is quite full and is made of pure cream silk, it is embellished with lots of gold sequins, braids, fine dhabka and glass beads. It has contrasting orange silk appliques which are also embellished. The front and back have the same embellishment.
Dupatta is made of fine silk chiffon, this is contrasting orange n colour with a cream appliqued outer edge. This has the same embellishment work all over.
This lengha has been worn once, it is almost 30 years old and is in excellent condition for its age.
Underarm to underarm when laid flat – 18”/43cm
Bust (taken approximately 3“/ 7cm down from the armpit) – 17½”/42 cm
Waist - measurement taken 8“/ 19cm approx. down from the armpit -17½”/42 cm
Length of sleeves - armpit to cuff end – 13”/31cm
Kameez - seam allowance each side – 3”/7cm
Kameez length - measurement from under armpit to hem – 16½”/39 cm
Kameez length - measurement from shoulder to hem – 24”/57cm