Do you know what you can make from your old saree? Let’s find out how you can make a gown from your old heavy saree.
Sarees are a part of every woman’s wardrobe. In any traditional ceremony, sarees are worn only, but there are times when we do not like to wear old sarees. New saris keep making space in the cupboard and old saris are kept lying in a bale. Have you ever wondered how much your old saree can also be of use to you?
You can make and use many things from one saree. You can make a bag, mask, kurta, table cloth, shrug, etc. by reusing a sari. If you are thinking of throwing away your old saree, then do not do so at all.
You can also convert the old saree into a gown and style it in a new way for any function etc. Let us tell you today how to make an old sari gown.
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make flowy maxi gown
Attractive sarees like georgette, satin, chiffon or crepe can be turned into maxi gowns for beach, parties or resort wear. If you have such an old saree, which you no longer use, then you can make this stylish gown from it. To make a maxi gown, first wear dhoti pants and then make sides from the corners of your saree. Then set these arms in criss-cross with a safety pin. Take the saree from one side and make its pleats and tuck it back. Now set the hanging pallu from the front with a pin. Wherever you have pinned, sew one by one. Flaunt it at the party by wearing it with a belt with large buckles.
Make a Classy Puff Gown
Another way to re-use your old silk sarees is to turn an old silk saree into a long gown dress. You can make it classy by getting a puff sleeve stitched and adding a saree border to it. Make sure you choose your Old Rust sarees for this. These days this color is also very much in trend and looks good on traditional occasions. To make it elegant, you can apply contrasting border with it.
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make shoulder strap gown
Who likes to wear full sleeves in summer? You can choose from your cotton sarees with spaghetti type shoulder strap gown (Kareena Kapoor’s Gown Looks) can also be made. It will act as a summer dress, which you can wear on lunch dates. Along with giving it an elegant and classy look, it will also give a girly look. If you want to make it a bit blingy, then add a bright colored or contrast saree border to its border. Not only will it look cute, but you will also look glamorous and can be worn for parties and day events.
make a structured gown
If you like cut sleeves, you can get it done that way. At the same time, the pull sleeves will also look very luxurious. any of your cotton or Handloom Saree You can make a well fitting structured gown. If you have a Banarasi or Chanderi saree, then an even more beautiful gown can be made from it. Simply make your top with heavy work fabric and make the bottom part with simple fabric. A great gown can also be made from velvet sarees. A gown made of monochrome or single dark colored sarees will look more beautiful. You can wear it with traditional jewelery in a traditional ceremony.
Now instead of throwing away your old sarees, you can make gowns out of them. Gowns can be made from any saree for your every party and function.
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