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Stylish blouse ideas to change your saree’s lookThough it is worn underneath the saree, the blouse piece is an integral part of enhancing your saree’s outfit. The blouse can be worn
Turn your sari into a water filterPhoto courtesy of Anwar Huq, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, United States Today’s blog is about how the sari can help reduce cholera.
Salwar TypesSome of you might be wondering what is the difference between the salwar kameez, the kurta, the kurti, shalwar kaameez, shalwar quameez and the answer is
Ways to Wear a Shawl that Will Change Your LehengaDid you know you can wear the dupatta (shawl) for the lehenga in many different ways? Wearing that dupatta differently can completely change the
Can Non South Asians wear South Asian Clothing? We say “yes”Outside of celebrities and perhaps South Asian weddings, many non-South Asians have anecdotally expressed that while they love saris, salwars, and lehengas they feel foolish
What to wear to an Indian WeddingFor some of us who have never been to an Indian or South Asian wedding, you might be asking yourselves, what do I wear? If
A Royal Dress from a Royal Era: The AnarkaliAnarkali suits vary in different lengths and embroideries and are kind of a salwar suit. Check out our selection of Anarkalis in our salwar section to
The History of South Asian ClothingThe sari, what it was, is, and how it is worn, has changed over time. From the early days to the British empire, how Indian women dressed shifted based on the decorum policy of the time.
Convert your sari into a beach dress!Did you know you can restyle your sari/saree into a beach dress or a maxi dress? The best part–no sewing or stitching needed, though I
Wearing the Salwar Kameez in the OfficeWhat are some different ways you can wear a salwar in the office? The salwar is a versatile piece that can be worn in the office since it has good coverage and is clean, professional, and sleek.
How to Wear a Sari (or Saree)Many women are baffled on how to wear the sari (or sometimes spelled saree). The sari is a rectangular piece of cloth about 5 to
Storing your SariWhether you spend $30 or $3,000 on your sari, you want to take care of it properly for years to come to pass it down,