Cream Silk Vintage Indian Bollywood Salwar Kameez UK 18 / EU 44 SKU19399
Kameez is made of pure silk, it features stunning zardosi work, hundreds of gold sequins, bead and wire work as well a red appliques. The back is plain.
Salwar is made of pure silk and is cotton lined. It is also embellished on the lower legs,
Dupatta is made of a pure silk chiffon, it has small gold sequins stitched on uniformly all over and has a zardosi and gold braid trim. It will need to be hemmed as the holes where it was attached to the loom are visible
This suit is taken from a bridal trousseau from around 30 years ago, it is unworn in excellent condition.
Measurements taken with the garments laid flat.
· Underarm to underarm - 57cm
· Bust (taken approximately 3”/7cm down from the armpit) - 56cm
· Waist - taken 8“/19cm approximately down from the armpit - 55cm
· Length of sleeves - armpit to cuff end - 33cm
· Kameez - seam allowance each side - 1cm
· Kameez length - from under armpit to hem - 90cm
· Kameez length - from front shoulder to hem - 108cm
· Zip fitting – no
· Length - 99cm
· Waist – 184cm - drawstring needed (not supplied)
· Width of hem - 19cm
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