Banarasi Silk Cotton Sarees
Banarasi sarees are hand woven by traditional weaving families of Banaras town (now called Varanasi). These saris are handmade using fine silks, cottons, silk cotton, tussar or georgette. Traditional handloom banarasi sarees enjoy the patronage of brides from Northern and Eastern parts of India. Women who participate in wedding ceremonies also adorn themselves with banarasi saris.