How to Make a Toga

Theme parties are fun! All the fun and frolic make them worth the effort. Have you ever been to a Roman theme – Toga – party.

The traditional Toga dress may seem to be mere hanging piece of cloth somehow it is believed to break communication barriers to great extend, adding more fun to the party. But to be among attention grabbers, its important for you to tie it rightly!

You can either get it sewed or wrap it around your body. Are you wonder how to tie a Roman Toga. Well, it is pretty simple. Just read on…

Toga Color

White is the color for toga, however you can pick other colors per your taste. But keep it plain.

Fabric Length

Many believe that this traditional Roman attire can be best made out of a sheet, however you can use a long uncut fabric for this purpose. A 4-5 yards long piece of fabric (according to your height) will be good enough.


Putting on your Toga
Man:

  • Wrap the fabric around your loin. At least wrap it one-and-a-half time.
  • Throw rest of the fabric over your left shoulder from front.
  • Wrap it back to the back of your body.
  • Tuck it with a safety pin or sew it here with needle.
  • Remember, falls should look natural and clear.

Woman:

  • Women should start draping the toga right from their arm pits.
  • They make drape it twice or three to cover till the knees.
  • Throw rest of the fabric over your left shoulder from front.
  • Wrap it back to the back of your body.
  • Tuck it with a safety pin or sew it here with needle.
  • Remember, falls should look natural and clear.
  • To give a proper fit to toga, tie it with a belt to tie.

Compliment Toga with Roman Accessories:

  • Gilded bracelets
  • Acanthus tiaras
  • Fancy clips
  • Beaded jewelry



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