This is a staple traditional dress for Malay women of all ages, majorly seen in Malaysia, Brunei and Singapore. Baju Kurung literally means "Cage Clothes", and au contraire to its literal meaning, this clothing is pretty loose and versatile. Adhering to Islamic beliefs that women should dress modestly without showing any sex appeal from bodily figures, this tie-dye sure exudes au naturel kind of elegance that hike a few notches up the fahrenheit scale.
The ethnic tie-dye pattern is a result of hand-dying with natural dyes made solely from plants. Natural dyes are eco-friendly and hypoallergenic, therefore it is best for every type of skin, especially the sensitive ones.
Pair this long-sleeve tunic and skirt with subtle accessories made from nature to complete the look, which is specially suited for formal events and big occassions. As rayon material is made from cellulosic material like plants and trees, this semi-synthetic clothing is guaranteed to provide optimum comfort at all times.
Colour: Monochromatic brown
Sleeve = 21 Inches
Shoulder to bottom = 39 Inches
Shoulder to shoulder = 16 Inches
Waist to bottom = 40 Inches
Left bottom to right bottom (Front) = 22 Inches
Additional care tips:
Dry clean for best maintenance
For hand wash, use specialized Batik or light detergent
Do not wring
Air-dry in shaded area
Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight for best colour preservation