Jamdani Dhakai saree : West Bengal
- Arising from an exotic combination of Mughal patronage and ancient Hindu culture, Jamdani (Dhakai Jamdani) is the most exquisite cotton sarees epitome of strenuous and time consuming ancient form of weaving originated in Bengal.
Design Description of Jamdani Sarees:
Light as feather, the characteristic of these intricate sarees are the motifs that seem to float on the surface of ultra fine, translucent texture fabric adding the mystical charm which is nowhere to be found.
The subtle patterns of the sarees are inspired from life itself and portrays a variety of motifs of plants, animals, nature, galaxy, and so on all the universe entities in geometrical and symmetrical ornamentation. The hand-woven technique with gold coloured thread enhances the fabulously rich patterns and motifs in contrasting assorted shades to the base fabric of cotton or silk. It is still considered as one of the finest muslins weaving in the world.
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