This incredibly soft Eri Silk SAREE is handspun and handwoven by traditional Assamese weavers. This beautiful combination of bright yellow and black used only organic and natural dyeing agents.
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 properties - 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- 5.5 meters
Width- 1.61 meters
Fabric- Eri Silk
Blouse Piece- Available
Since this is handwoven, there may be slight variations in size. Product colour may slightly vary due to photographic lighting.