This drape is worn by older Vaishnava Brahmin women of the Visakhapatnam coastal region of Andhra Pradesh. It is a slight variation of the No. 6 Gudakattu allowing for greater mobility.
- Sari Length 7.5 meters / 8 yards
- Sari 11.11 / eleven eleven
- Sari Detail Ajrakh and bandhani, 100% silk
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How-to Drape Instructions
- Divide sari in half and double knot at center front waist.
- Bring right half between legs and tuck in at center back waist.
- Bring right half to front, and drape over left shoulder.
- Pleat entire left half and tuck in at center front waist.
- Bring lower edge of innermost pleat between legs and tuck in at center back waist.
- Remove pallu from shoulder and tuck in at right waist.
- Bring remainder of sari clockwise around body and drape pallu over right shoulder.
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