This incredibly soft SAREE is handspun and handwoven by weavers of Assam in a traditional loom. This elegant black saree is accentuated with woven white and light brown traditional motifs. The feel and texture of an Eri Silk drape has the best qualities of linen, cotton and silk. By virtue of this silk’s organic and unique isothermal properties, Eri is gaining fresh attention in the eyes of cotton lovers and saree connoisseurs.
Eri Silk is rightly called "non-violent silk" or "ahimsa silk" because it does not require to kill the silkworm during its production, unlike other types of silk. Eri is an indigenous silk of Assam. The name Eri comes from the Assamese word "era" which means "castor" as the silkworm mainly feeds on castor plants.
Eri Silk has some unique qualities - soft on the skin yet very durable; isothermal properties make it wearable all year round; anti-fungal and anti-allergen properties make it ideal for sensitive skin.
Product Specification :
Length- 1.91 meters
Width- 0.61 meter
Fabric - Eri Silk
Blouse piece - Available
Disclaimer : Since this is handwoven, there may be slight variations in size. Product colour may slightly vary due to photographic lighting.