SILK CHANDERI BROCADE FABRIC PLAIDS GREY/IVORY/GOLD 44'' WIDE BRO631
It is the traditionally ethnic fabric that is characterized by its light weight and luxurious appearance,
the name Chanderi was taken up as it was a product from a small town in Madhya Pradesh named Chanderi
where the ethnic weavers hand crafted the traditional sarees in silk and cotton with details of zari.
Chanderi fabric is extensively used by fashion designers to create Indo-western dresses, tunics sari and tops.
THE TRADITION OF BRINGING SILK TO LIFE BROCADE WEAVING, ESPECIALLY WITH GOLD AND SILVER, HAS BEEN AN AGE-OLD TRADITION IN INDIA.
THERE ARE TWO BROAD CLASSES OF BROCADES. BROCADES OF PURE SILK OR ZARI BROCADES WITH GOLD THREADS.
THE MOST IMPORTANT MATERIAL IN CHANDERI BROCADE WEAVING IS SILK.
IT FACILITATES LOVELY WEAVES, IS DURABLE, STRONG, FINE AND SMOOTH.
THERE ARE SEVERAL VARIETIES OF RAW SILK OF WHICH THE CHIEF ONES USED FOR BROCADES ARE TANDURI, BANAKA AND MUKTA.
TANDURI IS IMPORTED FROM MALDA AND OTHER PLACES IN BENGAL .
BANAKA IS THINNER AND FINER VARIETY AND IS MOSTLY USED TO WEAVE SOFT FABRICS SUCH AS TURBANS AND HANDKERCHIEFS.
PLEASE NOTE: COLOR MAY VERY SLIGHTLY DUE TO DIFFERENCES IN YOUR COMPUTER DISPLAYSETTING.PLEASE BUY A SWATCH IF YOU WANT TO MAKE SURE THE COLOR IS RIGHT FOR YOU.
silk chanderi Brocade fabric plaids grey/ivory/gold 44'' wide bro631
- Product Code: CHND_CHECKS_8944
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