The saree – Preferred wear for special occasions

The Indian saree was traditional attire till yesterday. Today it is much explored and experimented with as a fabric to reach new heights in fashion appeal.

The many versions of the Indian saree

Saris online are worn in India, from the plain, simple, coloured, adorned cotton, silk blends worn by many women in regular use, to the much exclusive decorated silks with finery and additive features. Sarees serve very well for fashion and special wear during weddings, parties, festivals, social invites.

The tremendous variety in fabrics for the saree

India has many handloom weaving, dyeing and printing locations of ethnic excellence. The craftsmanship and finish of the traditional handloom is unmatched by any other means of producing cloth. Pure Silks have a rich look & feel, are comfortable and exclusive in price compared to other fabrics. Muga, Eri, Endi, Mulberry, Tussar, Kora, Katan and other silks are much in demand. Cottons are soft, smooth textured, mercerized to make it the most suitable fabric for summer or hot weather conditions and long continuous spells of wearing. Light in weight, airy, cosy to wear, with good affinity for colors, cottons come in light shades and medium coloured hues. They are preferred for the casual outing, as office wear, and nowadays even for exclusive occasions because of their trappings, since they come in good designs and modern patterns, and are not as costly. Art silks like georgette, chiffon, crepe silk, polyester, nylon, rayon etc. are good substitutes for the costly silks. Linen and jute, fabric blends like sico, jute ghicha silk, linen cotton etc. are all fabric materials.

Saree variety in India

You could have pure silk centres of Mysore, Dharmavaram, Kanjeevaram along with other notable places like Narayanpet, Pochampally, Uppada, Venkatagiri, Rasipuram, Arani, Coimbatore and some others with their own brands of silk fabrics in the Southern part of India. The Northern part has Banaras, Chanderi, Kota, Chattisgarh, Bhagalpur and others. Rajasthan and Gujarat in the West, with Eastern Orissa, West Bengal and the North Eastern belt. All these have traditionally evolved their individual styles and existed harmoniously for a long time.

Inspiring weaves of good texture, of fine thread counts, with beautiful patterns and captivating motifs displayed in panoramic colours with the seamless inclusion of modern tastes in colour, design, adornments and fancy prints in the fine weave. There are fusion fabrics which are a mix in fabric varieties and styles.

The body could have printed designs, woven patterns or plain setting. The border could be broad, narrow, a thin line, 


in single color or multi colored, with prints, embroidery or painted patch work. The pallu, could have anything from printed designs, lovely embroidered motifs, special weaving, hand painting or other possibilities.

A healthy mix of variety features or fusion of styles, such as the modern designer prints block printed on the body, attach borders having exquisite embroidery, the pallu portraying scenes from nature, epics, folk tales in eco-colours. IT has helped in designer abstract. Transfer of prints onto the fabric is a reality with the aid of technology.

The small and silver screen’s love for the saree

No other fabric portrays the Indian woman in so much allure and appeal, as the saree. A fact noted by Bollywood and the style divas at large. You have the tall and not so tall leading ladies draping themselves elegantly and portraying their winsomeness in a whole lot of sarees in colorful designs and a lot of designer features. Katrina Kaif, Kareena Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Bipasha Basu, Vidya Balan, Anushka Sharma, Hema Malini, Madhuri Dixit, Juhi Chawla, Sreedevi, Raveena Tandon, Dimple Kapadia, Tammannah Bhatia, Kajal Agarwal, Anushka Shetty, Shriya Saran, Charmi, and very many others of a big list that covers very many in the film industry who besides their movies have made appearances both in reality shows and parties, at award nites, some launches and even film festivals overseas. With their fans emulating their choices, no wonder the saree has received a tremendous boost throughout.

Classy and attractive range of silk sarees to buy online at Unnati Silks

Priced anywhere between Rs. 5000 and Rs.7000, in easy steps of Rs.5500, at Rs.6000, Rs.6500, and the magical Rs.6999/- the mix of colour, style and fashion gets hep. Designer prints, floral landscapes, plain fields with attractive borders, exquisite embroidery, fancy adornments, fashionable designer pallus or end pieces are all aimed to make the Indian saree attractive. A play in colors, the lush Kollam silks with wide contrast colour borders are a feast for the eyes. There is a whole range of soft and delicate silks by way of Bengal silks, Madhubani prints, Baluchari, Bhagalpuri, Pashmina, Tussar, Meghalaya, Chanderi. You also have the exquisite Sambalpuri handloom ikats, the sensational Narayanpet and Rasipuram silks as well as the Georgette designer sarees. A wide range of prices available at good sale discounts, margins, low and cheap discounted prices also.


Buy the handloom sarees online and get the Unnati Silks advantage

Unnati silks, largest ethnic online Indian shop offers exquisite traditional and designer sarees online with matching blouse for sale. Online shopping store with the widest range of ethnic Indian Sarees online and Salwar Kameez online, at Unnati Silks, you can buy sarees online from a wide and varied saree range, a unique, fancy sarees, exclusive collection of Traditional, Wedding, bridal attire, stylish sarees, party, trendy fashion, formal, corporate, office, daily casual saris in pure silk sarees, pure cotton sarees,pure handloom sarees, sico, art silk georgette, chiffon, dupion,pure tussar silk sarees, organza sarees, crepe silk sarees, gicha, jute sarees and other fabric varieties at attractive prices.

You can purchase online at Unnati silks and the products would be dispatched within 24 working hours of placing the order. We have free shipping and Cash on Delivery (COD) facility for Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Bhopal, Indore, Lucknow, Jaipur, Patna, Bhubaneshwar, Dispur, Itanagar, Kohima, Chandigarh, Ludhiana, Amritsar, Jullundur, Ernakulam and many other Indian cities and towns. We also do worldwide fast shipping or express shipping to countries like UK, Canada, USA, Fiji, Australia, New Zealand, Philippines, South Africa, Seychelles, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, Suriname, Bahrain, UAE, Qatar, Oman, Dubai, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Myanmar, Mauritius, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Maldives, Bhutan, Grenada, Jamaica, Saint Lucia and many more.