This is an emerald green sateen silk vintage lengha with flat gold zardosi work.
Blouse has mid length sleeves that feature gold zardosi work, it is quite loose fitting. It has a silky viscose lining.
Lengha skirt has hook and eye fastening to the side, it has lots of small zardosi work all over lots of heavier work all around the hem. It has a silky viscose lining and also has straps to hold the skirt up.
Dupatta is made of sateen silk too, this is fully lined in chiffon
This is brand new in excellent condition, it was bought but never worn and has been kept in storage for years. It originally cost £550 new.
Underarm to underarm when laid flat – 54cm
Bust (taken approximately 7cm down from the armpit) - 52cm
Waist - measurement taken 19cm approx. down from the armpit - 50cm
Length of sleeves - armpit to cuff end - 24cm
Kameez - seam allowance each side - 0cm
Kameez length - measurement from under armpit to hem – 41cm
Kameez length - measurement from shoulder to hem - 60cm
Zip fitting - No
Length - 107cm
Waist - 49cm
Hips – cm
This is an unusual dupatta as it it designed to be draped like a sari hence the extra length. 1.8 metres of is is fully embellished, the rest is only half worked.
3 metres long x 117cm