Ashavali Sari

Woven in silk and originating in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, Ashavali saris feature intricate brocade work known as kinkhwab, made using metallic gold and silver threads known as zari. The brocade weaving technique in the conventional sari length and width was adapted from that originally used in narrow strips worn as patkas in royal courts, in turbans, … Continue reading Ashavali Sari