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View The Offbeat Sari, The Design Museum

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View The Offbeat Sari, The Design Museum

The Offbeat Sari, Design Museum
19 May – 17 September 2023

The hottest ticket in town: ‘The Offbeat Sari’ – experience a fashion revolution as traditional Indian garments get a modern twist. View around 60 saris crafted from unconventional materials like woven steel and distressed denim – edgy, rebellious, and redefines the Sari.

But it’s not just about looking fabulous; it’s about making a statement. The Sari has become a symbol of self-expression and resistance, even making waves at the Met Gala. Step into the wild world of visionary designers like Abraham & Thakore, Raw Mango, Akaaro, and NorBlackNorWhite, who push the boundaries of traditional sari design.

Celebrate the rich heritage of textile craftsmanship with intricate weaves, mesmerizing patterns, and a burst of colours. This exhibition is a tribute to the versatility and relevance of the sari in contemporary fashion. It’s a bold symbol of creativity, empowerment, and cultural identity. Don’t miss out on “The Offbeat Sari” exhibition at the Design Museum.

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