How to reuse old Pattu sarees to posh Anarkalis , Long skirts & other outfits ( Watch video)

Well we all know that the pattu & other slik sarees of our mother’s and grand mother’s are so grand and know that that kind of old years pattu sarees are not getting now as the saree’s have become old and would be worrying how to use those. Here are couple of listed ways how to reuse your grand mother’s or mother’s old sarees.

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Making  Halfsarees :- When you have old pattu sarees this is the first point what our mom’s get the idea is to make the old pattu saree to a lehanga or an half saree.  YES this is an wonderful idea to make your old pattu saree or kanjeevaram saree to a lehanga or half saree. you may just need to match with appropriate blouse and honi . For a half saree you may just need to team with a matching or contrast colour honi and a beautiful blouse. Here are couple of photo’s which gives idea.

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Changing the old saree to a Floor length Anarkali :– We all know that the floor length anarkali’s are trending these days and nothing can beat this fashion. Bring the heavy pallu to the top portion and the remaining saree make it with small flits to gether and make a floor length anarkalis and team up with a matching legging or you can simply make a floor length anarkali by bringing big border at the end of the anarkali . Here are couple of beautiful listed photos which help’s you.

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Floor lenght anarkalis

Dupatta’s :-  These days if you see we are spending more on duppatas rather than on the salwar’s. You can simply cut the appropriate amount of silk saree and make the saree as duppta and just team this duppata with proper salwar that make your out fit more outstanding and ethnic.


Kids lehangas & Frocks & chudidar  :- This is one more beautiful idea to re use your old pattu sarees to make a lehanga for kids or frocks . This also look quite outstanding and you  may just need to take of the border where you need to place either on hands or as a border. Below pictures will give some idea how to use it.

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Kids lehangas

Saree Dress :-  Saree dress ideas is one of the excellent idea to re use your old sarees. As the cloth type is pattu or kanjeevaram it gives a very posh look to your complete attire and it is trending these days . You can make a long or short dress or a fish cut or a maxi length dress model . Use the border of the saree at an appropirate place to make your look outstanding. Here are the ideas how to make it.

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Skirts :- Easiest way to convert your old sarees to new look are skirts. Long skirts are way but you can also try to do a short skirts  but you may just need to team up with appropriate top to your skirt.

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Hope this article helped you how to make you reuse of your grand mom’s or mom’s old sarees. Watch this video …

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