India has always been famous for its beautiful lustrous silk. In fact it's the second largest silk producer in the world after China. In India silk is available in many different and quality varieties. The highest variety of silk being the kanchivaram silk from the town kanchi in Tamil Nadu. Kanchivaram silk sarees are not just famous for their quality but also for the incredibly complicated work done on them.
Besides kanchivaram there are a of other varieties of silk sarees that we will discuss further in this article. Silk sarees are so elegant and vibrant and beautiful that you can wear them to any sophisticated party or function without even thinking twice. Silk is a royal fabric and it's beautiful and soft we don't see a reason why you wouldn't want to embrace your wardrobe with this luxurious fabric.
Types of Silk Sarees
Kanjeevaram saree - These are made in Tamil Nadu in India and are characterized by the exceptional quality of silk that is used. These sarees use golden-silver thread that is known for the sheer elegance to the fabric.
Tussar silk saree- These are mostly made by tribal people in India
Bhagalpuri silk saree -These type of saree are affordable and friendly printed.These sarees are a perfect daily wear option. The kind of choices you get through this saree are endless.
Kota silk saree -Made in Kota rajasthan in India. this is the kota with bandhani design.
Art silk saree - Art silk means artificial silk. it isn’t actually silk but do look like silk. This saree is being loved by women who don’t want to spend loads of money on buying real silk but still want to show off the graceful fabric.
Baluchari silk saree - Known for their royal look, These sarees find their origin in West Bengal. The borders are usually designed with epics like the Ramayana and the Mahabharata.
Mysore silk saree - They are widely used in religious ceremonies in India. The best part is that they are very reasonably priced.
Chanderi silk saree -chanderi sarees come from Madhya Pradesh and are known for being light-weight and very comfortable.
Tanchoi silk saree - ThanChoi silk sarees are characterized by floral motifs
Paithani silk saree - They are famous for their natural patterns such as trees, and birds like parrots and peacocks.These sarees gain their name from a village near Aurangabad in Maharashtra
Konrad silk saree - Konrad silk saree or the temple saree comes from Tamil Nadu.
Although there are a lot more varieties of silk available in India but for that you have to visit limeroad to discover on your own.
Be Your Own Sparkle
Silk is elegant and luxurious on it's own there's nothing much you can do to make it look more elegant but still here's a few tips to accessorize your beautiful saree saree and get friday fabulous.
When it comes to jewellery always go with gold to accessorize your silk. Gold adds a royal look to your outfit.
You don't have to always wear real gold jewellery gold plated works too.
You can wear a diamond or silver set only if it's a kanjivaram with silver work on it otherwise always choose gold.
Carry a clutch that matches the work on your saree and you're good to go.