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Q. What is today's fashion in saree and blouse?
Q. What is the normal length of the saree?
Q. Does the saree comes with the fall and beading?
Q. I am not an Indian and I have never visited India, even though I love these Indian sarees. but I do not know how to wear the saree?
Q. Is the blouse included with the saree?
Q. How do I choose the blouse color?
Q. Do you sell only unstitched blouse pieces?
Q. I want to have the same type blouse as worn by the model in the photographs?
Q. I want blouse length up to the waist and in full sleeve, is there any extra charge for that?
Q. I do not want saree and just need to buy the blouses for my sarees can I order it?
Q. I am a large woman and I am not comfortable to measure myself all I know is that wear US 12 to 14 size?
Q. The blouse shown in one of your catalogue shown is with a front opening but I want it with a back opening?
Q. I have a blouse which fits me perfect and I want the same copy of it?
Q. I want heavily embroidered blouse, where I will get this?
Q. I want some matching jewelry and a pair of shoes to be included with the dress I have purchased?
Q. Where do I submit the measurement?
Q. Do I have to get measured each time I pick something out?
Q. Can I give you the measurements by email?

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Is it necessary for me to submit my measurements if I order only the saree?
Q. What is Crepe Beauty?
Q. What is a petticoat?
Q. Will the colors shown on the website remain true?

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I like Bindi's and Tikka as well and would love to have the same color of Bindi's with the saree I purchase?
              

Is the blouse included with the saree?
No, the blouse is not included with the saree. Only few sarees include blouses which are mentioned in the item description. In a few sarees we give the options to have saree with blouse or petticoats. Blouses can be purchased separately. There are three different blouse galleries as: Blouses - Casual - Designers  Party Wear  

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I want to have the same type blouse as worn by the model in the photographs?
Please understand that for the saree modeling we specially make blouses for photography purpose. If you are keen to have the same blouse you can purchase it at an extra cost. If the exact piece can not be arranged we will select the best nearest choice.  

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How do I choose the blouse color?
In more than 95% cases blouse color is matched to the sarees base color or sometimes to the color of the most dominant shade in the saree. However you are given the option of choosing the color when you submit t the blouse measurement.  

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What is a petticoat?
A petticoat is an inner garment, like a slip of full length and has a drawstring at the waist .This prevents the saree from sticking to the body .The saree is draped round and tucked into the petticoat. We offer 4 types of saree petticoats:

01.Cotton petticoats in plain colors.
02.Petticoats with a waist yoke and light embroidery in plain colors.
03.Petticoats with full self embroidery in plain colors.
04.Satin petticoats in plain glossy fabrics.  

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I want blouse length  up to the waist and in  full sleeve, is there any extra charge for that?
Normally, the blouse length is 14 to 15" and sleeves are maximum 3/4 in length. If your selection of such a large blouse is from the plain fabric we do not charge extra but if is from the party wear or a special kind of fabric etc., then certainly there is 20% more price than the normal one.  

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Do you sell only unstitched blouse pieces?
No, we do not sell form the site but if any clients need it then we can add the same and process it manually.  

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I do not want saree and just need to buy the blouses for my sarees can I order it?
Sure, we can ship only the stitched blouse but the total amount of your order must be $ 125.00  the reason behind for minimum shop amount is " we have to pay minimum shipping charge to the courier company which starts from $ 45.00.  

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I am a large woman and I am not comfortable to measure myself all I know is that wear US 12 to 14 size?
Yes, this information is OK. We have a separate measure help section which will allow you to see different measurement tables including the average measurement of a Indian women.  

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The blouse shown in one of your catalogue is with a front opening but I want it with a back opening?
Yes, you can request it while you submit the measurement but for your kind information the latest fashion is of the front opening.  

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Where do I submit the measurement?
You can submit your measurements by clicking the link here:
http://www.indiangarment.com/myshop/measure/nu_index.php3

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I have a blouse which fits me perfect and I want the same copy of it?
Particularly, this is the best way. Many Indian women like absolute perfect fitting of the blouse because this enhances the over all beauty of the saree. You can send us your best fitting blouse so we can stitch the new blouse perfectly as per the blouse which you have sent. We will love to do this.  

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I want heavily embroidered blouse, where I will get this?
Please check our party wear blouse section, if  you don't find it there, please email us and one of our fashion designers will assist you in the best way possible.  

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What is today's fashion in saree and blouse?
Nowadays, Indian women prefer light shaded blouses, if the saree is heavy and embroidered the blouse of that particular saree is plain
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I am not an Indian and I have never visited India, even though I love these Indian sarees. but I do not know how to wear the saree?
We have a lot information on this subject and tried our best to teach you how to wear a saree. And still, if you are not able to wear a saree properly, we recommend you to buy automatic saree which will hardly 15 seconds to wear.  

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I am a fan of Bindi's and Tikka and love to have the same color of Bindi's with the saree?
Yes, you can order bindi's separately. These costs around $ 4.00 for 10 assorted colors and we are sure you will have the same colors as of the saree that is being shipped.  

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What is the normal length of the saree?
Normally a saree is 5.25 to 5.5 meter in length and 44" in width.  

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Will the colors shown on the website remain true?
Colors as shown on the web catalogue may vary from the paper photographs we have. If you are very particular about the color, we would advise you to mention this clearly in the special instructions column while ordering.
  

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Can I give you the measurements by email?
Yes, you can. We also have advance measurements form which will be more conformable for you. We have different forms for different outfits. Please see our measurement section here and still if you are not comfortable please email your detail to: processing@priyankas.com  
  

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Do I have to get measured each time I pick something out?
Yes, the reason being that over the time your measurements may change and vary. Also, if you select another type of design we may need additional information
  

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Is it necessary for me to submit my measurements if I order only the saree?
No, it is not necessary for you to submit measurements if you order only the saree but if you are to wear a saree for the first time then we recommend you to send your measurements for the petticoat / skirt which is worn below the waist and blouse which is worn above.  

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Does the saree comes with the fall and beading?
Yes, all sarees comes with stitched fall and they are hand beaded, but many reseller order without stitched fall.  

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What is Crepe Beauty?
Majority  of the people are looking for outfits which are traditional ethnic wears with lot of hand work. These fabrics are mostly recommended as they have number of other options. From such type of fabric you can have plain or with hand work saree, salwar suits, chania choli. 
The another advantage of these fabrics are that they come in over 80 colors shades
  

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I want some matching jewelry and a pair of shoes to be included with the dress I have  purchased?
Yes, we have lot in our store. If you are not comfortable to select then just choose the outfits and tell us what kind of add-ons stuff your require and your budget for the same. One of the senior designers from Priyanka's will be glad to assist you in any manner he/she can.

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