Belly Dance Pattern #32 - Abdul's Gallibiya by Atira
This long traditional cotton body garment is called a dish-dasha in Iraq, a kumya by the North African Moor and a tobe or gallibiya by the Arabic speaking world. The shirt length garment is called a kurta. This garment is usually made of white cotton. You may choose to make it in a bright colored or striped fabric. It may be worn under the aba. We show two lengths, three necklines and two sleeve variations. Separate cutting lines for small, medium and large given on same pattern.