Silk Paithani Saree
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Silk Paithani Saree With Brocade Border Of Single Muniya And Hastakala Pallu In Brocade With Parrot Motif, Zari Bootis All Over
This is a Single Muniya Brocade border handloom Silk Paithani Saree with Hastkala pallu in Brocade with Parrot motif which known as Parinda, meaning bird, was introduced by the princess of Hyderabad, Niloufer - King Nizam’s daughter. It is believed that the king loved Paithani weaving and patronized it extensively, he used to make special visit to these villages.
Silk Paithani Saree is a handloom Saree in 100% pure Mulberry Silk yarn that comes from Bengaluru and handwoven in a village in Maharashtra. Known as handwoven poems in Gold and Silk, Paithani Saree speaks of grandeur and indeed are considered glory of Maharashtra! Absolutely revered, these hold a treasured place in the trousseau of a Maharashtrian bride. In the ancient times it was considered no less than an ornamental treasure & was in fact used as currency. Fine Silk from China with real Gold & Silver yarns were used to weave a Paithani & Romans imported this golden woven fabric in exchange for gold of equal weight. Even today in many households it is considered as a precious heirloom that is passed on from generation to generation. It’s a heritage!
The border & pallu are of brocade, woven with Zari and multiple coloured Silk yarns. Now, typically, Silk weighs about 500gms & Zari around 250gms. The Zari has Silver mixed with Copper for strength & then plated Gold by dipping in Gold water. All metals are pure. The body of a Paithani Saree has bootis but highlight is the border design & pallu, characterizing the Paithani style. Motifs are Traditional, inspired from figures in Ajanta Caves and are derived from nature that forms an essential part of human life. Paithani motifs are usually large in scale & colours used are multiple & bold, forming its unique feature.
This Silk Paithani Saree is black colour with Brocade border in Gold Zari and topped by a small temple border. The Brocade border has Resham motifs of Muniya in a row. The Muniya is a thin linear depiction of Parrot motif. The Hastkala pallu too is Brocade (in Gold Zari) with large scale motifs of a family of Parrots along with floral motifs. The body has Gold Zari woven peacock bootis. The attached blouse piece is plain silk in body colour black & running with Brocade border with Muniya motif on one side and on the other side a plain Resham border.
A stunner in black, there’s no doubt that this Silk Paithani Saree is a party Saree and especially meant for Cocktails or high level dinners. An ideal drape to add to your repertoire of glamour and style.
Type: Handwoven Silk Paithani Saree
Material : Silk
Colour : Black
Length : 5.5 Mtrs
Blouse Pc : 70 Cms