This tunic is made of two fabrics, pink /yellow striped fabric for the tunic front and back
pink yellow kutchwork printed sleeves-tunic fabric
And block printed and pin tuck fabric for the sleeves.
pink yellow kutchwork printed sleeves-sleeves fabric
I have seen sewn tunics made of two or more fabrics, embellished with printed or embroidered borders. A kutch pattern made of small and broad borders was drawn on graph paper for this tunic.
pink yellow kutchwork printed sleeves-pattern
The embroidery was worked with the colours of the block printed fabric. to enhance the yellow, colour gold beads were also worked into this design. The yoke-
pink yellow kutchwork printed sleeves-yoke detail
With the body of the tunic in pink and yellow, I felt it is better to use green as the prominent colour. The pink/yellow fabric was mangalagiri cotton which had a zari border. The borders were also sewn to this tunic. The yoke and sleeve detail-
pink yellow kutchwork printed sleeves-yoke sleeves detail
pink yellow kutchwork printed sleeves-tunic
Salwar in the same yellow shade is worn with this tunic.