inspirethoughts

53 Week Journey through the Land of Drapes and Colors: Week #8

For details on all the sarees I have posted so far, go here.

I was in India for a very short time between Feb 27 and Mar 10 to visit my family. I hadn't been to India in 5 years so this was a huge trip for me. During the time I was there I got to meet a lot of family and friends and had quite a few gatherings.

To one such gathering I wore this pale blue organza saree that had self print all through the material. Organza is a thin sheer fabric traditionally made from silk. But most modern sarees have the material made from nylon or polyester. I paired it with a dark blue crop top, sea-green stones jewelry and sea green bangles interlaced with gold bangles.

This saree is approximately 20 years old so I really didn’t have the blouse that came with it nor the inner lehanga. I had taken it back home to see if I can find a blouse to pair it with or better yet leave it there so mom may have a better use for it. 

Day before this gathering I found crop tops at a friend's store and immediately snagged them that would go with sarees that I had. One came in handy for this one. It was super fun to wear this pleasant color for a hot afternoon event with friends and family.

Error

default userpic

Your reply will be screened

Your IP address will be recorded 

When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.