'Kumud Kilol' Kadhua Benarasi Handloom Sari
This powder-blue sari brings out the luminous silver zari work, making this drape ideal for women who love the ethnic yet contemporary look. The floral border and Guldan (vase with flowers) motifs prominently showcase the intricate Minakari work. You can style this sari with a rust-colored blouse and pair it with a traditional choker. This wonderfully hand-crafted drape is truly one of our favorites!
Color: A majestic shade of Blue
Fabric: Pure Katan Silk
Making Time: 20 Days
Craft: Minakari for a pop of color 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, colors 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.