Banarasi Silk (also known as Benarasi SIlk) is a fine variant of Silk originating from the city of Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh, Saree woven from this fine silk, known as a Banarasi Silk Saree is extremely popular all over India and across the world.
What are Banarasi Silk Sarees?
Banarasi Silk Sarees are decorated with craftwork ranging from the traditional Zari work, detailed embroidery, mina work usually with big and broad borders. The art of weaving and finishing of Banarasi Saress is popular in part of Uttar Pradesh. Banarsi sarees are considered as a traditional attire of Uttar Pradesh.
Craftworks and Embellishments on Banarasi Pure Silk Sarees:
Banarasi Sarees are famous for their Brocade and Zari works. Zari work is basically the weaving of thin wires of gold, silver and copper to create beautiful patterns and motifs into the fabric, while brocade is the inter weaving of silk, gold and silver threads to create a unique, intricate fabric used both in designing as well as appliqué techniques. Other works used on Banarasi Sarees are minakari (mina work), gold work, and jaal work (network). Sometimes, pita work, kundan work, cut work, and appliqué is also used on these Sarees.
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