Peach Pure Katan Silk Kurta Fabric with Embroidery


INR 13,000

Category: Pure Katan Silk Fabric

Khinkhwab brings you beautiful fabrics and yardage from Banaras. You can turn these beautiful fabrics into a traditional blouse, Indian kurta or a western jacket. For Blouse you need 1 meter of fabric, for kurta you need 3 meters, for jackets you need 2 meters of fabric. Pair these beautiful fabrics with your Banarasi sarees and dupattas and add more glamour to it.

Fabric:  Katan, a thread, prepared by twisting different numbers of silk fabrics as per requirements, gives a firm structure to the background fabric. It is a plain-woven fabric with pure silk threads and consists of two threads twisted together. Katan is mostly used for the warp of light fabrics.

Craft - Marodi Hand Embriodery

The process of marodi work starts with drawing a design on butter paper and imprinting it on the fabric with chalk. Then the fabric is placed in a wooden frame and a number of artisans work on the same fabric at once.The primary tool used in this work is the aari, an awl-shaped needle with a pointy top. The stitch used is the cobbler stitch with zari, a metallic coloured thread. The motifs commonly used are peacocoks, flowers, leaves and such traditional buttis. With the advent of the Mughal Dynasty, the motifs amalgamated into an Indo-Persian form of motifs, with more arches and paisley inspired motifs. The motifs are further decorated with gotas, sequins, pearls, stones and beads.

Price mentioned is for 3 meter kurta fabric. 

Width is 44 inches.

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.

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