Watch: a step-by-step guide to wearing a sari

Putting on the elegant garment can be a source of much confusion. Here's a step-by-step video breaking it down for you

Jacqueline Fernandez revealed she had suffered permanent damage to her iris after injuring her eye in Abu Dhabi while shooting Race 3. Subhash Sharma for The National
Beta V.1.0 - Powered by automated translation

While we don't subscribe to fashion designer Sabhyasachi's opinion that Indian women who don't know how to put on a sari should be ashamed of themselves (yes, he did say it), there have been times when wearing a sari would have been nice, fun, cool, different or, indeed, necessary. Except that putting the things on - if you don't know how - has proved to be a matter of much frustration, confusion and, on at least one occasion, hysterical sobbing. But, hopefully, that ends now. Here's a step-by-step video on tying a traditional sari - petticoat, pallu, pleats and all - all it needs is a bit of practice.

Designer: Aanchal Jaggi, @aakarshanbyaj

Model: Vanisha Varma, @whiterose_vanisha

________________
Read more:

_______________

MORE FROM THE NATIONAL