How to tie a toga for men

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How to tie a toga for men
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Whether you are preparing for a theme party or a Greek class presentation, a toga will add authenticity to the event. For men the method of tying a toga may seem confusing but takes very little time and when done properly holds up well for many hours. To further complement this Greek clothing, try adding gladiator sandals and a laurel wreath for your head. To better preserve modesty you may wear shorts and a shirt underneath your toga, lest it come undone.

Skill level:
Moderate

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Things you need

  • Long sheet or fabric (long enough for your body)
  • Safety pins

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Instructions

  1. 1

    Wrap the sheet horizontally around your waist once or twice. Depending on how sheer the fabric is you may wish to wrap it twice.

  2. 2

    Pin the sheet at the waist, so that it will not come undone.

  3. 3

    Take the remaining length of the sheet and toss it over one shoulder.

  4. 4

    Bring the remaining fabric back to the waist and pin it in place s that the section that falls over the shoulder will not come undone.

  5. 5

    Pin any remaining loose bits of sheet to the body so that the toga looks neat on the body.

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