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Variety of Indian Saree Designs

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					Variety of Indian Saree Designs

The Saree has played and is playing an essential role in Indian women’s life. India is a
land of completely different regions where each region has various ways of wrapping
Saree around their body. Though a diverse country, India is rich in its cultural and
traditional values. The ways of wearing a Saree is changing with the time for the new
generation while it is the same for the people who remain stuck to their morals and
don’t want to change with the world.

Sarees are no longer famous in India but has won the hearts of international markets
too. The popularity of Indian sarees has captured the domestic as well as global trades.
In the olden days, sarees in India were woven by using cotton as that was the only raw
material available to weave sarees. But, a drastic change has been found in the Saree
industry which has led to many ways of weaving Saree using various types of materials.

Let me introduce you to some of Indian Saree designs:

   1. Bandhani Sarees: There is a rising demand for bandhani sarees. The name
      ‘Bandhani’ comes from the term ‘Bandhan’. Such sarees are manufactured using
      quality fabric and are designed using tie and dye style.
   2. Paithani Sarees: Paithani Sarees are known for its uniqueness. They are mostly
      woven in the state of Maharashtra and are available in cotton and silk fabric.
   3. Banarasi Sarees: Banarasi sarees have made a mark of quality and are mainly
      manufactured in Varanasi. In olden times, gold and silver threads were used to
      weave sarees whereas now the designers use serial work in order to make it look
      as original gold and silver threads.
   4. Kanjeevaram Sarees: Kanjeevaram Saree is a magnificent creation from a small
      town ‘Kanchi’ near Bangalore city and therefore the Saree is named after the
      town. Such sarees are designed in bold and bright colors as they are much liked
      in that form by the South Indian women.
   5. Gadwal Sarees: Such sarees contain a unique dying technique in its preparation.
      The coloring process of Gadwal sarees is a very critical step in the whole process.
      An interlocked-weft technique is used in weaving them called as “Kuppadam” or
      “Tippadam”.

These were some from the whole lot of Saree designs being made in India. Inorder to
have a Saree of your choice, there are so many shopping portals available online to get
one from them. Getting a Saree online saves your time and gives you varied choices too.

				
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Description: he Saree has played and is playing an essential role in Indian women’s life. India is a land of completely different regions where each region has various ways of wrapping Saree around their body. Though a diverse country, India is rich in its cultural and traditional values.