'Madhumalti' Katthai Benarasi Handloom Sari
This dreamy katthai sari is always a festive favorite! Hand-crafted using the Kadhua technique, this exquisite drape is absolutely luxurious as it contains intricate multi butta work that is rare for a Banarasi sari. The blooming motifs are a perfect addition to the minimalistic drape. This deep brown shade along with detailed golden Minakari work is sure to bring out the glow within you!
Color: A tranquil shade of Brown
Fabric: Pure Katan Silk
Making Time: 40 Days
Craft: Buttedar, Minakari, 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: 5.5 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.