Tussar Silk Handloom Banarasi Saree
Category – Pure Tussar Silk Banarasi Saree with tested zari.
Designed to suit the tastes of our modern customers and crafted to perfection, this handloom Banarasi attire is as stunning when draped as it looks in flat. The rich colors in pure Tussar silk are nothing less than captivating.
Fabric - Pure Tussar Silk
Tussar silk is an exquisite thread obtained from a wide-winged moth that is slightly yellowish-brown in color. Tussar is mainly valued for its texture, charm and natural gold color, which is unusually rich and deep. It is the primary kind in the silk which has a lustrous, bright, soft hand feel and has the highest wear resistance in the natural fabric.
Weave - Kadhua with gold and silver zari in leheriya pattern.
Kadhua is an exclusive technique of handloom weaving in Varanasi region, and it can not be imitated on power loom. The cost and time in making a piece of kadhua saree depend on its design and color. It is different from embroidery, as all the work are done on the loom only while weaving.
Tested zari or Half Fine Zari: It is also called imitation zari because it has the external features of real zari and thus, resembles the real zari in terms of shine. This variety is similar to real zari except copper lametta used in place of silver and silver gilding is done on copper wire. For gold zari, the tested zari is electroplated with the gold solution.
Color - Wine
Blouse - Plain with border
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