Wednesday, July 24, 2013

The Phanek Pareo!


I am so excited to share this outfit with you!Like you know, I love to dress up and try out new ways to wear clothes. I was wearing this red phanek(read about the phanek here) at home when I started experimenting ways I could tie it instead of simple wrapping it around my waist. Being beach season, I thought, why not tie it as a sarong? So I pulled out two ends of the phanek(wrap skirt) tied the two ends together mid way and played around it a bit, tying it like a Hawaiian pareo! I love draped dresses and this kinda created a new silhouette too with the temple borders! I especially love the little flap it creates. Being silk and starched, it worked keeping the silhouette in shape! Sigh!! If only I could stitch!

Feedback welcome gals!!

A little note about the ring now! It is actually a vintage scrapbook sticker (from Michaels!) which I stuck to a plain ring to create this beauty!How did I do :) ?

Silk Temple border phanek(wrap)-From Manipur, India; Polka dot D'orsay pumps-Lucy's Manipur, India;Shrug-From a boutique in Mumbai; Earrings-From Jaipur, India;Ring-Michaels; Bow belt-Forever 21


  1. Love the way the flap falls

  2. HauteinterpreterJuly 30, 2013 at 6:00 PM

    Thanks! :)

  3. Your dress is super cute!


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