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Seamstress

Umi Theyyam Kurta

Rs. 5,800.00 Rs. 2,900.00

Seamstress

Umi Theyyam Kurta

Rs. 5,800.00 Rs. 2,900.00

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A rich fiery orange kurta with a button down front. The  bodice yoke is made entirely of a Theyyam inspired appliqué worked patch. This particular appliquéing has drawn inspiration from the Mukhathezhuthu or the intricate face-painting technique that Theyyam artists apply before a performance. A ritual in itself, the Mukhathezhuthu varies from Theyyam to Theyyam. This appliqué is an intricate combination of fiery orange and circus stripes flags against a husk coloured background. Umi is husk in malayalam.

  • THE THEYYAM PROJECT

  • Collectors Edition

  • Designed, Handcrafted, Handwoven & Tailored in Kerala