Here are some unique ideas to transform your old sarees into something new
Sarees have influenced a lot of styles and designers have utilised the technicalities of the garment to create new wonders.
Almost any Indian woman’s wardrobe is incomplete without a saree. From our grandmothers to our mothers, everyone has at least one piece that they adore. Sarees are a great way to celebrate the traditional wear, often becoming heirlooms passed on through generations.
Some have designs that hold significance while some carry sentiments rooted in the fabric. Sarees have influenced a lot of styles and designers have utilised the technicalities of the garment to create new wonders.
Do you have a saree that has seen some damage? Or do you have a piece in your wardrobe you cannot give away? Well, we have got just the suggestions for you. Revamping old sarees into new silhouettes has become a trend that is slowly gaining popularity. While retaining the value of the original piece, you can totally transform it into something you can wear a lot more! Here are some super cool suggestions on how you can do that.
Scarf And Wraps: Not only are scarves and wraps super chic but also amazing additions to your wardrobes. The best part about scarves is that they are versatile and can be styled in multiple ways. You can wear them with absolutely any outfit! They are a great way to make use of stunning saree details while keeping it stylish and can be worn by anyone, age no bar.
Accessories: Accessories like statement necklaces, bracelets or even clutches are a great way to use leftover saree scrapes or make use of damaged saris. They can be used to bring out beautiful patterns of the sarees while keeping things trendy. Why waste the sari when you can repurpose it into super cool accessories? Repurposing your saree is also a great way to adopt the zero-waste policy.
Overcoat: Feeling a little more experimental? What about an overcoat out of a saree? Overcoats with traditional elements have always had a unique way of making an outfit super stylish. You can easily layer an overcoat over a traditional outfit for some extra fun! This is a great way to enjoy your old sarees in the best way possible.
Saree with a twist? Or re-tailored one-piece sari: If you are looking for an outfit that is traditional but adds its own twist to it, why not experiment with the silhouette of a saree and make a brand-new version of it? Retailoring it into a one-piece traditional outfit that uses just the saree is an unfussy way to give your traditional piece a new look. Who needs a separate blouse when you have six yards to transform your basic Indian wear into something ultra-modern?
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