Khinkhwab Diaries — saree

Weaving Traditions of India

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Weaving Traditions of India

India has been the abode to centuries of intricate artwork on fabrics. Not only artisans but also royalty took part in weaving and embroidery.

Read through the weaving traditions and embroidery of India and how sarees are woven differently from north to south and east to west.

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Evolvement of Mystical Six Yards

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Evolvement of Mystical Six Yards

Six yards of elegance and comfort. There is nothing more quintessentially Indian attire than a saree. The image of a woman draped in a saree is instantly relatable to India. A sari, saree or shari is a women's garment from the Indian subcontinent that consists of various drape arraying from five to nine yards (4.5 meters to 8 meters) in length and two to four feet (60 cm to 1.20 m). 

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