Vintage 1960’s/70’s traditional embroidered, mirror and beaded Banjara dress UK 16

£165.00

Vintage 1960’s/70’s traditional embroidered, mirror and beaded Banjara dress  UK 16

 

Banjara dresses are renowned for their highly colourful textiles and embellished with mirrors and embroidery and incorporate beads and tassels for decoration. This was a sign of celebration for the strength of women in the Banjara Tribe.

This iconic Phool style black cotton with chiffon overlay has an array of bright coloured embroidery on the bodice, cuffs and hem of the dress.

The skirt has embriodered bees flying from bodice to the hemline, which has traditional silk and embroidery to give a colourful look to the dress. This is finished off with mirror and beaded decoration.

The sleeves are chiffon with a deep embroidered cuff.

A truly collectable bohemian dress, very wearable and perfect for your vintage wardrobe.

 

Label  This dress has no Label

 

Measurements of the Dress

 

Armpit to armpit  44 inches

 

Shoulder to hem  43 inches

 

Waist   up to 40 inches

 

Hips  up to 56 inches

 

Shoulder to waist  14.5 inches

 

Size  XL UK 16

 

Closures This dress has no closures

 

Condition This dress is in perfect vintage condition

 

Washing instructions  We recommend that this dress be Hand washed in cool water

 

Fabric  Cotton, chiffon, silk and wool thread

Please be aware that Vintage items have had a previous life and have been previously cherished, they may however have minor imperfections.

We will try our best to note all the details of each garment, although we may sometimes overlook things, which we do apologise for.

Please do not expect perfection, unless stated so

Please make sure you check all the measurements of the garment before purchasing.

To ensure the best fit, we suggest you measure your favourite style garment and compare it to the measurements that are listed.

All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat. We then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.

For more information on sizing, please see our sizing guide.

 

Weight 1 kg

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Vintage 1960’s/70’s traditional embroidered, mirror and beaded Banjara dress UK 16

£165.00