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Black Bandhani Shirt

Buy the Black Bandhani Shirt and Pants Set for $99.00, Buy the Black Bandhani Shirt and Pants Set for $99.00

Price: $59.00

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Bandhani is a tie-dyeing technique practiced mainly in western India. Intricate patterns are created by wrapping the fabric with string before dyeing it. When the fabric is untied, natural patterns appear in the places where the string prevented the dye from taking hold. Bandhani cloth is often used for women’s shawls, but here the technique is adapted for a silky pair of travel-ready garments. Made of a black knit viscose rayon, these pieces drape beautifully and expand your travel wardrobe by working as separates or as a set. Made in Jaipur, India.


100% viscose. Made in Jaipur, India. Women’s sizes S (4-6), M (8-10), L (12-14), XL (16-18), XXL (20).


Hand-wash.

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Black Bandhani Shirt
 
4.4

(based on 27 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (20)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (2)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Travel (5)
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No (15)

      Most Liked Positive Review

       

      Beautiful outfit

      I wasn't expecting this product to be as nice as it was as I've never ordered clothing from National Geographic. Even tho I am not a small size (I am a 12), the...Read complete review

      I wasn't expecting this product to be as nice as it was as I've never ordered clothing from National Geographic. Even tho I am not a small size (I am a 12), the fabric on both the top and bottom draped nicely on my body and looked very classy. The outfit is very unique in appearance and I am planning on wearing it with some rust-colored western boots I have. Despite the color band running horizontally, I don't feel it "widens" my hips as I thought it could. It is really a beautiful, unique outfit and I can't wait to wear it. I think it would be great for travel, too, because it is lightweight and seems to fold and pack easily.

      VS

      Most Liked Negative Review

       

      Sending back

      I'm sending it back because it just doesn't look good. Just kind of hangs on your body and looks frumpy. I'm 5'9" and size 6, so if it looks frumpy on...Read complete review

      I'm sending it back because it just doesn't look good. Just kind of hangs on your body and looks frumpy. I'm 5'9" and size 6, so if it looks frumpy on me, I wouldn't recommend for shorter.

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      5.0

      Beautiful, quality product

      By lulu

      from texas

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Beautiful colors
      • soft fabric
      • stylish

      Cons

      • None

      Best Uses

        Comments about Black Bandhani Shirt:

        A family member bought the shirt/skirt combination. The skirt is also beautiful. I chose the shirt/pants combo, it works best for me.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Fits great

        By stonesqd

        from Canada

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Black Bandhani Shirt:

              This is a lightweight shirt, but you could wear a camisole under it to be warmer. Drapes beautifully - not too clingy.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              Season Spanning

              By cjmoorenm

              from Las Cruces, NM

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Fits perfectly
              • Quality fabric
              • Stunning design

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • CHURCH
                • Special Occasions

                Comments about Black Bandhani Shirt:

                Wore it to church and had several positive comments

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No
                 
                5.0

                Classy!

                By Linda the traveler

                from Helena, MT

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Beautiful colors
                • Lovely drape

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Dress-up occasions
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Black Bandhani Shirt:

                  Great garment for travel or dress-up occasions.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                   
                  4.0

                  Stunning outfit, combined with the skirt

                  By QueenOphelia

                  from Western Canada

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Can Hardly Wait To Take I
                  • Can Hardly Wit To Take It
                  • T Travelling

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Black Bandhani Shirt:

                      Delivered in good time

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No
                       
                      5.0

                      Beautiful outfit

                      By The Traveler

                      from Chicago

                      Verified Reviewer

                      Pros

                      • Beaautiful Colorapplique
                      • Beautiful Color Applique
                      • Falls Nicely On Body
                      • Lightweight but not thin
                      • Nice soft fabric

                      Cons

                      • none

                      Best Uses

                      • Casual party
                      • Travel
                      • Work

                      Comments about Black Bandhani Shirt:

                      I wasn't expecting this product to be as nice as it was as I've never ordered clothing from National Geographic. Even tho I am not a small size (I am a 12), the fabric on both the top and bottom draped nicely on my body and looked very classy. The outfit is very unique in appearance and I am planning on wearing it with some rust-colored western boots I have. Despite the color band running horizontally, I don't feel it "widens" my hips as I thought it could. It is really a beautiful, unique outfit and I can't wait to wear it. I think it would be great for travel, too, because it is lightweight and seems to fold and pack easily.

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

                      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Outstanding!

                      By nana

                      from Half Way, MO

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Good Fit
                      • Superb Traveler
                      • Very nice fabric

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Black Bandhani Shirt:

                          I bought this complete outfit to wear to an out-of-state graduation. It takes up little suitcase space and no pressing! The design is elegant yet casual too.

                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No

                          (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          Definitely would buy this product again

                          By Susie D

                          from Reno, NV

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Comfy nice looking

                          Cons

                          • NA

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about Black Bandhani Shirt:

                            Comfortable and I like the fabric
                            Nice looking too. I received multiple compliments on my first waring

                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • No

                            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            3.0

                            Sending back

                            By Terrie the mom

                            from Dallas, tx

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Love the colors

                            Cons

                            • Just Hangs No Style
                            • MATERIAL IS TOO THIN

                            Best Uses

                            • Full Body Cover

                            Comments about Black Bandhani Shirt:

                            I'm sending it back because it just doesn't look good. Just kind of hangs on your body and looks frumpy. I'm 5'9" and size 6, so if it looks frumpy on me, I wouldn't recommend for shorter.

                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • No

                            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            5.0

                            Casual Dress

                            By snappy

                            from Chicago

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Attractive
                            • Can wear year round
                            • Comfortable

                            Cons

                            • Misdescribed
                            • none

                            Best Uses

                            • Anytime outfit
                            • Casual Dress
                            • Travel

                            Comments about Black Bandhani Shirt:

                            I purchased both the top and the skirt. Size is true. I purchased the XXL. Soft and comfortable. I have not washed it as yet so can not comment on that. Wrinkles fall out nicely if you just hang in bath while you shower.

                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • No

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