South Asian Tops & Wraps
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South Asian Tops & Wraps

Price: $16.95
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Product ID : 2187
Shipping Weight: 0.28 lbs
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An exotic mini-wardrobe with Burmese jacket, Thai wrap blouse, and Indian choli (traditionally worn with a sari). Pattern also gives instructions for making three types of knotted frog closures and wearing the traditional sarong skirts and sari. Lengthen the tops for different looks or to showcase luscious fabrics. This pattern, Folkwear 134, will really spice up your wardrobe; the outfits are culturally appropriate but also easily modified to your own personal style.

Suggested fabrics: For the Burmese Jacket and Thai Blouse, choose medium-weight cotton, silk, or lightweight wool. For the Choli, choose light to medium-weight cotton or silk. For the sari and sarong wraps, choose lightweight silks, synthetics, or cottons. Sarong can also be made from wool jersey, challis, or crepe. Fabrics with nap or one-way prints are not suitable for jacket or blouse.

Misses Extra Small to 3X Large.??

Since the 1970s, Folkwear patterns have been used by theatre and dance costumers, historic reenactors, art-to-wear-aficionados, and anyone who enjoys dressing up. Folkwear patterns are based on vintage fashions and traditional ethnic garments for an authentic look. But with a fresh eye and creative touch, these timeless styles can become exciting and trend-setting wearable art today.

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An exotic mini-wardrobe with Burmese jacket, Thai wrap blouse, and Indian choli (traditionally worn with a sari). Pattern also gives instructions for making three types of knotted frog closures and wearing the traditional sarong skirts and sari. Lengthen the tops for different looks or to showcase luscious fabrics. This pattern, Folkwear 134, will really spice up your wardrobe; the outfits are culturally appropriate but also easily modified to your own personal style.

Suggested fabrics: For the Burmese Jacket and Thai Blouse, choose medium-weight cotton, silk, or lightweight wool. For the Choli, choose light to medium-weight cotton or silk. For the sari and sarong wraps, choose lightweight silks, synthetics, or cottons. Sarong can also be made from wool jersey, challis, or crepe. Fabrics with nap or one-way prints are not suitable for jacket or blouse.

Misses Extra Small to 3X Large.??

Since the 1970s, Folkwear patterns have been used by theatre and dance costumers, historic reenactors, art-to-wear-aficionados, and anyone who enjoys dressing up. Folkwear patterns are based on vintage fashions and traditional ethnic garments for an authentic look. But with a fresh eye and creative touch, these timeless styles can become exciting and trend-setting wearable art today.