Halter top: If you really want to be a bit more creative, you can create a halter top dress with your sarong by wrapping it around your body, crossing the ends over your chest and tying them behind your neck.
No matter the shell color you choose, you can complete your themed look by adding a grass skirt, flowers and even a long and brightly colored sarong in shades of green or teal, as that will be very reminiscent of the ocean.
A candlelight wedding and ball gown will flatter a mature complexion and figure, but a tropical sarong over a gold lame t-shirt may be your perfect second marriage wedding dress - only you and your groom can decide.
Just keep in mind that in some southeast Asian cultures, the sarong is usually worn a bit higher up on the waist, but that's only because it can come loose and "slip" down, so you may want to make a note of that.
Runabout Sarong Swim Skirt: The tankini that is paired with this swim skirt has very thin shoulder straps, so your upper body might appear a bit more delicate, while the swim skirt is simply a thing of beauty.
If you'd rather not have your body on show all the time, want to protect yourself from the sun, or just need something to slip into when you're going between pool, bar and café, a sarong, swim dress or other coverup is ideal.
The sarong is of Celebes manufacture and made of cotton, to the surface of which a high polish is imparted by friction with a shell.
The Malays wear a loose coat and trousers, and a cap or headkerchief, but the characteristic item of their costume is the sarong, a silk or cotton cloth about two yards long by a yard and a quarter wide, the ends of which are sewn together, a forming a kind of skirt.
The typical fighting costume of the Malay is a sleeveless jacket with texts from the Koran written upon it, short tight drawers reaching to the middle of the thigh, and the sarong is then bound tightly around the waist, leaving the hilt of the dagger worn in the girdle exposed to view.
Sarong, the Malay ward for a garment wrapped round the lower part of the body and used by both men and women, is now applied to plain or printed cloths exported to the Indian or Eastern Archipelago for this purpose.