A Chinese celebration

An Ashdeen Lilaowala designed body-hugging dress fused with a sari is now part of the permanent collection of the China National Silk Museum. When the Delhi-based couturier was invited to participate in an exhibition by the Museum he thought it would be "ideal to amalgamate Chinese and Indian elements” to create a quipao-sari dress, he told Parsiana over a phone call on October 17, 2019.             Quipao-sari dress on display at China National Silk Museum;   inset top: detail of embroidery;   inset below: creator Ashdeen Lilaowala         Lilaowala "created a silhouette in which the upper body is fully embroidered in......

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