This saree is extremely comfortable and feathery light, from West Bengal. The warp is mill yarn while the weft is handspun khadi. The color combination is rich and elegant. The saree is handwoven on a handloom.
The product is designed and produced by an artist called Biren Basak. His ancestors migrated from Bangladesh leaving everything behind except for their skill to weave. They started weaving again and slowly and gradually started employing other weavers in their area. Today he boasts of employing 10,000 people and not many wants to leave this job. He ensures people are paid well and are taken care off when in need.
Length: 6.4 meter
Count: 100 warp X 70 weft
Wash Care: Wash separately.
*The actual color may slightly vary