When you saw Bollywood hits like Devdas, Vicky Donor, Lootera or Parineeta, you must have drooled on the majestic Bengali sarees in these movies. With their classic design, elegant flow and brilliant craftwork, Bengali handloom sarees are a treat for the eyes and the soul.

Bengal handloom is actually the most ancient in our country, draped by women who understand fashion and love handloom. Here are a few quick facts about Bengal sarees

  • Bengal is known for producing the best quality cotton sarees
  • The variety of sarees is astounding, both in fabrics and designs
  • Hand woven sarees are just stupendous and beautiful
  • With temperatures rising every year, cotton sarees are the future of style and fashion

The range of sarees from Bengal is so huge that a whole book can be written on it. Taant sarees, Korial sarees, Tussar sarees, Garad sarees, Murshidabad sarees, Jamdani sarees, Baluchari sarees, Phulia sarees, Matka sarees, Kantha sarees, Batik sarees, Khesh sarees, Tangail sareesthe list can go on and on. Bengal is aptly synonymous with saree- the quality of sarees in this region is far superior because of a simple reason. The elegance of a saree on a fabric that is light and wearable in a price that is reasonable.

Sarees are a staple in every Indian womans wardrobe- the ethereal and ethnic appeal of sarees is unmatched and beats even the most trendy outfits. And a Bengal handloom saree is a cut above the rest- made with love and finesse by trained artisans using their hands on the lightest of fabrics. The designs and craft work speaks in itself and the beauty of these sarees cannot be compared to anything else.