'Jhilmil Sitara' Ektara Benarasi Handloom Sari
The meticulous artwork using the Kadhua brocade brings out the luminous zari work, making this drape perfect for women who love the ethnic yet contemporary appearance. The zig-zag border and astral motifs prominently showcase the geometrical features that exquisitely embrace the drape. This lush charcoal hand-crafted sari is truly inspired by the celestial glory.
These are limited edition Saris and may take time to reach you.
Color: A regal shade of Charcoal
Fabric: Pure Katan Silk
Weaver: Sheru Ansari
Making Time: 35 Days
Craft: Ektara Technique for lightweight fabric, Fekwa and Kadhua or Kadwa, which means kadha hua or embroidered. This is a laborious method of weaving motifs independently onto the fabric and thus, there are no loose threads on the back. Using this technique, a variety of motifs of different sizes, colours and textures can be woven onto the garment. And while it may take four to five weeks to get the piece ready on the handloom, the final product is exquisite.
Composition: Pure Katan Silk in warp and Pure Katan Silk in weft
Sari Length: 5.6 Meters, Blouse: 1 Meter(unstitched, attached with sari)
Note: The blouse shown is for styling purposes only. Product color may slightly vary due to photographic lighting sources or your device settings.
Handweaving is quite an interesting and intricate art. If you need any advice related to saree styling or need some insight into this precious woven garment in your hands, please free to get in touch with us.