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Salwar Measurements Guide: How to Measure for Custom Shalwar
Making your own salwar or getting a custom made salwar? Achieving a good fit depends on accurate body measurements.
How to Take Measurements for Custom Made Salwar
Body Measurements for Custom Salwar
Following measurements are required to make your own salwar or have custom made salwar.
Measure around the body at natural waistline.
2. Lower Waist
Measure around the body, below the belly button (point where your salwar rests).
Measure around the body, at fullest part of hip
4. Hip Length
Measure the distance from the waist, to the full hip at side.
Measure around fullest part of the upper leg.
Measure from lower waist at side seam to ankle bone (desired length: with or without wearing shoes).
Measure around fullest part of calf (just below knees).
Measure width of salwar, at ankle (desired width at ankle).
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