Do you remember those old sarees in your mom’s almirah? Wearing mom’s saree when she is away from home was one of your favourite hobbies that you used to do with your friends? Now, what else? If your mom has lots of sarees lying in her almirah and she is not using them anymore. Believe me, this is not less than a lottery for you as you can transform those old georgettes, Banarasi and chiffon sarees into chic looking fusion wear. If you have a great fashion sense and you are trying to save some of your money, then you can
Try out these Saree reuse ideas to recreate some new and fashionable looking styles for yourself. Have a look-
1. You can design a lehenga out of precious Banarasi saree
Now, who would not want to create a regal lehenga out of your mom’s heavy Banarasi saree? You can remodel her saree into a beautiful lehenga and believe me, it would look great and no one will even get to know about it that whether you’ve purchased or have recreated from an old saree.
2. Create a chic pencil skirt
If you don’t want to create something ethic out of a saree, then you can also create a chic pencil skirt and pair it up with a white shirt and pencil straight heels.
3. Turn your mom’s saree into a designer kurta
You can also design a fashionable kurta out and pair it up with palazzo, simple leggings or dhoti pants depending on the type of kurta you have stitched.
4. How about creating a maxi dress out of that old chiffon saree?
I know you are fond of wearing those summer maxi floral dresses. What you need to do is just pick up old cotton or chiffon saree and give it a refreshing makeover this summer.
5. Create a beautiful Anarkali dress
How about creating a beautiful Anarkali dress out of an old saree? Pop it up with huge vintage Chand-Balis, big bindi along with a bun hairstyle. Reuse plain sarees into Anarkali Kurtis can be the best use of your mother’s saree.
6. Make a matching dress with your kid
How about twinning with your daughter with similar dresses? Creating the same dresses for your kids and yourself out of an old saree is the best and affordable option to wear on any occasion.
7. You can also try making a short kurta from an old saree
If you are fond of wearing chic shirts or short kurtas, you can try creating designer shirts out of an old saree. You can pair up those shirts above your jeans or denim shorts.
Above given are some of the refreshing and beautiful looks that you can recreate using your mom’s old sarees. This way you can save lots of money too. How many books have you tried before using your mom’s saree or which one did you liked the most?