Style  /  Published 17.06.21

Saris, tell stories with their names

Maheshwar on the banks of the Narmada river in Madhya Pradesh is an ancient temple town. Under the rule of Queen Ahilya Bai Holkar, the Maheshwari sari came to life. It is said that to make her people...
By Sanika Kakirde

Style  /  Published 10.06.21

Bolly beauties who chose red for their wedding

The beautiful Benarasi sari is gorgeous and has been a fave among celebs too. When it comes to draping, I feel on the wedding day since there is a lot of sitting and rituals, it’s advisable to p...
By Pramita Ghosh

Style  /  Published 08.06.21

The melody of Nagma: Tilfi’s range of kora silks

By Saionee Chakraborty

Style  /  Published 07.01.21

When traditional meets contemporary

This vibrant Anarkali set brings together bandhni and Benarasi. The radiant blue Anarkali is paired with a pretty pink-and-gold Benarasi-bandhni dupatta with colourful red, green and orange meenakari ...
By Priyanka Roy (t2 intern)

Style  /  Published 13.11.20

All about a perfect sari

Benarasi has also broken the myth of them being only wedding wear. How do you see young girls buying their wedding Benarasis? I think young girls are reimagining bridalwear and it has given designers...
By Saionee Chakraborty

Style  /  Published 12.11.19

When Kashi came to Cal, bundled in benarasis

Rich and bold hues. A melange of the tradition and the contemporary, through ‘a tale of two cities’. That’s Finesse’s #KashiinKokata, a special do by the Alipore sari stop from November 13 to ...
By Priyanka Roy


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