WeaverStoryCountry of Origin: India SKU: SRN5698
Handwoven Ink Blue Kora Silk Banarasi Saree
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Handwoven Ink Blue Kora Silk Banarasi Saree with Kadhwa Booti. The saree has kadhwa meenakari motifs and is accompanied by a same colored blouse with woven zari border and small booti and Scalloped Borders
Part of our featured Tara collection this beautiful handwoven banarasi is an heirloom treasure. An attempt to re create the golden era with Tara from WeaverStory. Tara is inspired by the fearless Maratha Queen Tarabai. This limited edition collection in Kora focuses on the color trends for the season and has been styled accordingly keeping in mind summer weddings and festivities.
Color - Blue
Fabric - Kora Silk/ Organza
Weaving Cluster -Banaras
Length - 5.46 m, Width - 1.14 m, Blouse - 1 m Approx., Weight -422 g
Banarasi Organza or Kora Silk is a light, see-through fabric made by using degummed silk yarns. This results in a fabric that is lightweight, fluffy and crisp. It is also cooler and more airy than other kinds of silk, since degumming increases the overall density of the yarn.
Kadhwa stands for 'kadha hua' or 'embroidered'. In Kadhwa weaving, each motif is woven separately as opposed to other Banarasi techniques. Often two weavers weave a kadhwa saree. One weaver is engaged in weaving the cloth or the body of the saree and the second helps in carving out or embroidering each motif using a wooden spool or Tilli as it’s called in Banaras. Using this technique, many different motifs of different sizes, colours and textures can be woven on the same sari, which is quite difficult to do otherwise. A kadhwa saree typically will take a minimum of 12-14 days to complete and go up to 8-9 months also depending on the intricacy of the design. The backside of a kadhwa saree is clean and has almost negligible or zero float or loose threads.
Handwoven sarees from banaras having small distinct motifs spread all over are known as bootidar sarees. The most commonly used bootis are Angoor Bel, Gojar Bel (mostly used in borders), Lattar Bel, Khulta Bel, Baluchar Bel, Latiffa Bootii, Mehrab Bel, Kalma Booti, Patti Booti, Mehrab Jaal, Baluchar Boota, etc. Banarasi sarees having small separate motifs all over the saree are referred to as Bootidar.
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- Every WeaverStory product is styled and crafted with love, affection & passion, and we suggest that you take extra care of these one of a kind pieces. We recommend:
|Avoid bringing in contact with liquids espicially perfumes.|
|Change fold regularly, and store in pure cotton fabrics.|
|Iron on Reverse side|
|Do Not Bleach And Expose This Product To Excessive Heat And Sunlight For Long|
- Accessories – accessories shown like tassles may or may not be a part of the actual product. Blouses/Jewelry worn by the model are only for photo shoots and styling reference.
- Color Variance – This product has been shot in studio lights and there may be a slight difference with actual colors.
- This product is handwoven and there might be slight irregularities in the weave. But that’s what adds to the charm of handwoven textile and makes it like none other.
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