Sari is made of purple heavy chiffon, it has a 3cm trim made of lots of purple and lilac beads and small pearls all around the outer border and palla. The reverse edge is trimmed with an organza braid trim.
Sari blouse is short sleeved, it has the same beadwork around the sleeves, it is front fastening and also has self-coloured little sequins on it. The back is quite deep and finished with three fabric appliques flowers with diamante stonework
This is a beautiful sari, it drapes really well and does have a lot of embellishment work on it, much of which is hand stitched.
This is in excellent condition.
Measurements taken with the garments laid flat.
Sari length 580cm – approximately 5.80metres
Sari drop – 121cm
underarm to underarm – 47cm
Bust (taken approx. 3“/8cm down from the armpit) - 47cm
Sleeves – taken from under arm to cuff – 3cm
Length of blouse from armpit to hem – 17cm
Length of blouse from shoulder to hem – 29cm
hem of blouse - 43cm
seam allowance – 2cm
fittings – hook and eyes to the front
Petticoat – yes