Indian festivities have such a CHARM! A beautiful mix of colors, traditional food , heartwarming gatherings and only joy. Our country has a diverse cultural heritage with many festivals celebrated throughout the year. What you wear on these celebrations should definitely be something special and a head turner!
Collection of Banarasi Sarees at WeaverStory
Hailing from the holy city of Varanasi, Banarasi are traditional silk sarees native to the Indian heritage and culture. Loved for their rich intricate designs and use of fine silk threads, they have received major recognition over the years. A Banarasi is recognized by heavy gold and silver zari work usually woven into floral and paisley designs. The pallu is particularly ornate and may feature intricate Zari work.
There are many different types of Banarasi silk sarees you will find at WeaverStory with their own unique characteristics and styles.
A handloom masterpiece in a stunning ink blue color and Katan silk fabric. Let this beautiful piece do the talking with this exquisite cutwork weaving technique, sona zari work to handwoven pattern jaal work. The saree will be great fit for an array of events from an evening celebration, weddings to grand festivities.
Invite absolute grandeur with this intricately crafted pure gajji silk saree - an epitome of skilled artistry. Adorn the red color in the traditional bandhej pattern saree that brings out the stylish you! The lovely technique will give a unique touch to your outfit along with the lustrous sheen that reflects luxe and elegance. Perfect for an intimate gathering to grand events one has to attend around festivities!
Georgette Banarasi saree in a ravishing Green colour! A classic piece designed with cutwork weaving technique and jaal design by the craftsmen of Banaras. The tie-dye technique on the saree is one of its kind. A comfortable wear because of the soft and pure georgette fabric, the green and golden are a royal combination. Consider this piece for the Indian festivities and be a charmer!
Feel like sunshine in this pure Katan silk saree in a bright mango yellow shade. Add a splash of pop to your festive celebration in this fine Mulberry fabric and a lustrous sheen. Katan silk is lightweight making it apt for the upcoming summer season. The jaal work all over the saree in silver elevates the look, complete with a nice pair of earrings you are ready to go!
Feel like a beautiful rose in this Katan Silk Banarasi saree in hues of orange . A unique highlight is the scalloped border with traditional gold zari threads. Suited for special occasions during the day or even evenings. Handwoven by skilled artisans of artisans, the piece reflects royalty at every fold, perfect for the elegant you. Pair it with a lovely neckpiece, earrings to complete the look. Truly perfect in pink!
Tussar silk also known as Kosa silk is derived from undomesticated silkworms. Hence you will find the texture of this fabric pretty raw with a natural gold colour. A lightweight airy fabric makes it ideal for summer festivities. This Banarasi saree in a ravishing red color is a headturner! The contrasting blue border with traditional zari work in silver does it work like magic to bring out the beauty of the saree with elegance. The blue silver and pink silver boots all over add an old world charm. Pair with stylish jewellery and feel like a queen!
Pink is always a lovely choice for us women and when a saree is weaved with sheer love, supreme craftsmanship and intricate designs, it makes for a perfect choice! This handloom meenakari Banarasi patola saree is truly a stunner. The traditional paithani border with peacock motifs and an exquisite pattern with paisleys is a unique highlight of this saree, putting you in a spotlight on that next event! Pair it with a classic neckpiece and you will be all set.
Weaved together by the skilled artisans of Banaras, the pleasing shades of lilac and light blue are perfectly in tune! The enticing zari work on the borders and delicate motifs makes this a timeless piece. Accentuate the look with your favorite jewels on that special occasion and be a charmer!
Regal has a new definition with this light green silk Banarasi saree.
The stellar textures of traditional jangla work, purple borders with elaborate designs in silver threads is a work of art. Perfect for a day time festivity and even a wedding celebration, enhance the look with traditional Indian jewellery.
Indulge yourself with this handpicked, handwoven collection of suits , Sarees , Handloom Dupatta and pashmina shawls at WeaverStory. On a quest to preserve Indian textiles and handlooms, each piece is handcrafted by skilled artisans. WeaverStoryAuthor - Aarushi Sharma