Banarasi silk sarees are famous all over the world for their royal look, exquisite designs and luxurious embroidery. These sarees have their own history and cultural significance and the art of weaving silk sarees flourished during the Mughal era. This beautiful hand crafted piece of art got its name from the place of its origin, Banaras (or Varanasi), the famous holy city of India. The process of weaving Banarasi saree is not a simple one and takes at least two week to complete one saree and is the handwork of three people working together. The raw material used is brought from the neighbouring states and the saree comprises almost 5600 thread wires, all of them within 45 inches wide.
Banarasi silk saree is the perfect attire for an Indian Bride. This beautiful traditional drape is not only ruling the beautiful Indian brides but also has got favour from Bollywood queens. The influence of Bollwood actress wearing traditional Bollywood sarees in various colors and neatly draped in pleats has created a new weave in fashion trends. Banarasi silk saree has its own place in Indian Hindu wedding and is also considered to be a status symbol for the bride. Banarasi Silk Sarees are made of high quality silk and are first choice for wedding or bridal sarees. Zari work and other threaded embroidery will give it a luxurious and classic look. Heavy zari border, sequins, beads and flower motifs on the pallu will add depth to the saree. Colors like maroon, red and brown in combination with orange, green and golden will definitely make the saree look stunning and provide a royal look to the wearer. Traditionally, Banarasi sarees are made in four different varieties such as pure silk, orange,shatir and georgette saree.
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