Karnataka

Bhootheyara Drape

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This is a functional between-the-legs drape which ends in a bow, worn by the nomadic ceremonial performers of northern Karnataka.
  • Sari Length 7.5 meters / 8 yards
  • Sari Taanbaan
  • Sari Detail 100% silk
  • Blouse H&M
  • Associate Producer Good Earth
How-to Drape Instructions
  1. Double knot sari at center front waist with right side twice the length of left.
  2. Bring left side between legs and tuck in at center back waist.
  3. Bring right side between legs and tuck in at center back waist.
  4. Bring right side anticlockwise and drape over left shoulder.
  5. With remaining left side and right side, tie a bow at right waist.
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