Banarasi Silk Sarees
Banarasi Silk sarees are made by traditional weaving families of Banaras town (now Varanasi). They are hand woven with a variety of fine silks like Katan Silk, Satin silk, Net silk, Summer silk, Chiniya silk. Embellished with gold or silver brocade, banarasis are patronised by brides from Northern and Eastern parts of India. Women guests of weddings usually adorn themselves with banarasi saris.