Indian Silk Blog. The Amazing World Of Indian Silk

There is no other outfit that accentuates the beauty of a woman as well as the Indian saree. The beauty and grace of every woman comes alive when draped in six yards of sheer elegance. No wonder the saree is among the most favoured outfits be it for a formal occasion or a festive one.

Silk holds an important place in Indian culture. It plays a role in many religious ceremonies, weddings, and special occasions in general. Once reserved exclusively for the more affluent members of society, silk has now become more affordable and accessible to the common man. Unfortunately, as I have learned from personal experience, the common man is an easy target for counterfeiters. As a result of advances in textile processing, synthetic silk can be near identical in appearance to natural silk, and often, consumers like ourselves are not able to tell one from the other.