Powder Blue Pure Silk Handloom Banarasi Shikargah Saree
Category: Katan Silk Shikargah Saree
Silk sarees make every woman's heart flutter with joy and this exclusive ensemble, coming from the Katan silk collection of Khinkhwab, is nothing short of a woven poetry. The saree is adorned with stunning shikargah motifs all over. The hunting scenes that is the very essence of Shikargah sarees paying tribute to the royal hunting hobby of the medieval kings, the self-weave hunting design with mounted zari across the border and pallu and in between the saree is a sight worth seeing and a drape worth experiencing.
Fabric - Pure Katan Silk
Katan is a thread, prepared by twisting a different number of silk filaments according to requirement gives a firm structure to the background fabric. Katan is a plain woven fabric with pure silk threads. It consists of two threads twisted together and is mostly used for the warp of light fabrics.
Color -Powder Blue
Weave - Shikargah Motifs in Cutwork.
Phekua/ Cuwtork : Extra loose floated thread on the back side which is not woven in designing is removed from that pattern. These designs provide a transparent look. Jasmine, marigold floral designs are used in cutwork. Threads are cut manually
Shikargah (a hunting scene, a combination of vegetal, floral, animal, birds, and human figures), latifa buti (an inverted or swaying floral pattern), and zal (a trellis, incorporating floral and geometrical patterns).
Blouse- Plain with Zari Border
Length – Saree 5.5 meters.
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.