Hot Pink Pure Katan Silk Handloom Banarasi Paithani Border Saree
Category - Pure Katan Silk Banarasi Saree
Add a dash of color to your ethnic look with this beautiful Banarasi Saree . The saree is made of pure Katan silk and has bootas in silver and gold bootas with a wide paithani inspired border.
Fabric - Pure Katan Silk
Katan is basically a thread which is prepared by twisting several silk fragments in order to create the background fabric. This is a plain fabric woven by means of using pure silk threads. Usually comprising two threads twisted together, it is generally employed in the warp of light fabrics.
Weave – Kadhua Weave in silver and gold zari with Paithani inspired meenakari border
Kadhua is an exclusive technique of handloom weaving in Varanasi region, and it cannot be imitated on power loom. One piece of Kadhua saree takes 3-4 months engaging at least three persons to complete. It is a pure handloom product produced only in this region.
Meenakari Paithani Border - Asawali Motifs, Vases, and Vines were popular in 18th to 19th Century during rule of Peshwa of Pune. Asawali was adopted from Gujarat around 600 variants are available from this design from a simple vine to an intricate 6 yard filler.
Color – Hot Pink
Blouse– Zari border and woven stripes.
Length – Saree 5.5 meters and Blouse 1 meter
Note- There may be slight color variations due to photographic reasons.
This is a hand-woven product and any irregularities in the weaving or pattern should not be taken as a defect. These irregularities make every handloom piece unique