I bought this kalamkari[ vegetable dye work from Andhra Pradesh, India] block printed material over 15 years ago. The salwar[thick] fabric and the dupatta[shawl][thin] were a pair. The tunic top for this set was in maroon. I did some kutch work on this top and wore this set for some time. I don’t have the picture  of that set now. The top was given away. Then I made another top in dark peach colour. I had worked a simple border embellished with wooden beads. I kept the dupatta , while giving away the set.
This time around the duppatta was on its way to become a tunic. A maroon colour fabric was chosen for the yoke. The idea was to work embroidery on traditional Indian design embellishing with antique beads and sequins.
The tunic [duppatta] fabric-

bro kalm tunic-fabric

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