Ms Heeralal on Indian Clothes

On Indian Arrival Day, we showed you how simple it is to tie a sari. In South Asia, many women still wear it all the time much like people in the Western world would throw on a tee-shirt, jump into jeans or slip on a summer dress.

But when the Indentured labourers came to Trinidad from India, the traditional wrapped garb was largely abandoned for the sake of practicality. 


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