what about the top? does that come with it? if so, what size
Sari Fabric with Golden Border (India)
Sari also known as saree is the traditional dress of women in India. It is an outer garment worn by a woman consisting of a single length of fabric, 6 yards long with one end wrapped around the waist to form a skirt, the other draped over the shoulder.
ITEM#: 13940907This Sari is an outer garment worn by a woman consisting of a single length of fabric, 5 to 7 yards long, most often with one end wrapped around the waist to form a skirt, the other draped over the shoulder, or head.
- Fabric: Art Silk (Polyester)
- Color options: Rust, black, gold, white, mustard, yellow, olive green, pumpkin, enchanting blue, forest green, brown, lavender, violet red, purple, island blue, spicy red, peach pink, turquoise
- Care: Dry clean only
- Dimensions: 220 inches long x 43 inches wide
- Blouse Piece: Comes with an unstitched blouse piece
Story Behind the Art:
These saris are made by artisans in Banaras. One of the oldest cities in history, Banaras is steeped deeply in myth and has a rich textile heritage. The weaver community uses power-looms to make sari's and only 3 sari's are produced per day per power loom. The entire family is usually involved in the sari making process. The weavers, who often spend their lives bringing alive delicate designs, measure their existence in meters of silk, inch by inch-the sari and all it symbolizes is the fabric of their life.These traditions of using the women in the family-who are always only involved in the first aspect of the sari making-still continues.
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
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the fabric is pretty, the color divine. it lacks weight and drape and so is not that suitable for a sari. it is stiff and tissue-like, doesn't want to keep a pleat. just the same, i will wear it for it's exquisite color.Read More
The Sari was exactly what I was expecting. The shirt that was supposed to come with it was definitely rough (as in not even sewn), but I actually preferred it that way so I can sew my own custom fitting shirt.Read More
I love everything about it, my only complaint is the picture online shows a top on the model so I was expeting to get a top which is not included. it is just fabric. also directions would have been nice. most people do not know owto wear the sari. I would buy 1 in ever color. its beaauuuuutiful!Read More
As a Nigerian, I use my as a two wrapper. I didn't use the piece for blouse. It's silky, as I use pin to hold it in place. I just love it and received compliments galore.Read More
I would recommend the fabric, but I would tell them the blouse is not includee.Read More
The fabric is fantastic. I bought it in purple and it looks very expensive. My only regret is that instructions for wrapping it were not included.Read More
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Thank you for your question. This is beautiful! This does come with an unstitched blouse piece.
How is the sizing, for this item?
This is a one size fits all sari. It's a piece of fabric that has to be wrapped around the body as shown in the picture. Please note that only the sari fabric and the unstitched blouse piece is being sold and the blouse has to be stitched by the customer according to their measurements.
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