Gharchola Checks Weaving Saree

18,000.00

All the way from Ahmedabad! Beautiful checks gharchola thread and zari weaving throughout the saree having contrasting red border. The border consists of floral and patterned zari weaving. Contrasting red palla has a leaf brocade zari weaving. It comes with a running blouse piece having thin zari stripes with patterned zari border in the color red.

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Description

Originating from the Khambat (Cambay) region of Gujarat, Gharcholas have been used for years in Gujarati weddings.A sub-set of Bandhani (Indian tie and dye art), Gharchola was earlier made by traditional weavers and Bandhani workers. The dying process of Gharchola is historically associated with Jamnagar, as it’s believed that the water quality of Jamnagar is excellent for producing the rich red colours of Gharcholas.

Additional information

Color

Blue

Fabric

Ahmedabadi Silk

Highlight

There are many cultural practices and religious/ ritualistic symbols associated with this integral aspect of Indian society. Gharchola is one of them!

Care Instructions

1) Dry clean only.
2) Always fold your saree inwards to protect the beautiful shine of the saree.
3) Store your saree in a dry dark place where there's no sunlight, air the textiles every few months.

Note

1) Fall and piko has not been done in the above saree.
2) There might be some irregularities in the saree due to it being a handwoven one, which indirectly adds to its uniqueness.