Do you not know what to do with your old garments? Are some of them so precious that you’ve saved for sentimental reasons?
Above and right: A contemporary “pavadai-dhavani” set, converted from a 18 year old Kanjeevaram silk saree. The pallu’s been used to make the blouse and the order of the pavadai; while the dhavani is of the body of the saree
Left and above: A 12 year old pure silk bandhani saree converted into a simple lehenga and choli. The body of the saree was used for the skirt, while the pallu was used to make the crop top
Right: A decade old traditional cotton saree with zari border, converted to this contemporary maxi dress with an asymmetrical hemline
Below left: This pretty printed cotton anarkali was converted from a curtain that once hung in the living room
Below: A 30 year old handwoven Kanjeevaram silk saree converted to this pretty evening wear Maxi dress