All you need to know about Types of Wedding Sarees


What do you think about the most important thing for a bride? Yes, you are right- A perfect wedding saree with matching accessories for it. Saree makes a bride feel more special in the wedding season. Many will be confused about the types of wedding saree and where should they buy their wedding saree. Event fashion brings you the answer to all your questions. Read on to know about the types of wedding sarees.

Wedding Saree

Wedding saree looks something mysteriously in a way it transforms a woman into a bride upon wearing it. Such a divinity it possesses. Indian weddings sarees gives you a look royal and elegant symbolizing look. Everyone wants their wedding saree to be the most exclusive and it rightfully deserves to look the best on THE DAY. Understandably, there is difficulty in picking a wedding saree. We help you to know the differences in types of wedding saree available in the market which might help you in the selection process.

Types of Wedding Saree

Event fashion brings out the detailed guide to know the exclusive types of wedding sarees available in the market.

Kanjivaram Silk Saree / Kanchipuram Silk Saree

Kanjeevarum saree commonly known as Kanchipuram silk saree, is found to have originated from the Kanchipuram district in Tamil Nadu. Folkloric kanjivaram silk saree identify with its contrast border, temple borders, dots, stripes and floral leitmotifs. The cost of Kanjivaram Silk Saree is based upon the design, appearance, pattern and quality of silk used. The Kanjivaram bridal Silk Saree cost starts from Rs.10,000 and might go up until 5,00,000

Mysore Sarees

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Mysore Silk Sarees are frequently worn during the Indian festivities days and in weddings. The Mysore Silk Sarees remains more of an occasion oriented fabric. Mysore silk saree has a royal vibe that makes it stand out and gives it uniqueness. Brides of Karnataka prefer their choice of attire to be Mysore silk saree for their big day. Also, Mysore Sarees are considered to be the purest form of silk and it remains soft and buttery to feel. The Mysore Silk Saree cost ranges from Rs.6000 to Rs.20,000.

Patola Saree

Patola one of the most expensive saree that originated from Patan, Gujarat. The Patola Silk Saree has double ikat pattern made from pure silk. It needs around 6 months to 1 year to create one saree; due to the long process of drowning each thread individually before weaving them together. Patola Silk Saree pattern weaved with leitmotifs and the designs are inspired by different elements of nature and animals. Usually, these handloom Patola Silk Sarees range from Rs 1,00,000 to Rs 7,00,000. Hence, the handloom patola silk saree are usually preferred by royals and patrician families. It remains highly regarded as the Rolls Royce of sarees.

Paithani Saree

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Paithani Silk sarees exposes the richness of Maharashtra. The Paithani Silk sarees being prepared from extremely exquisite silk; the first choice for a Marathi bride for her wedding. Handloom Paithani silk sarees are produced with a combination of solid silver or gold and silk. It is recognised as one of the most expensive silk sarees in india. Paithani saree history can be traced back to Aurangabad, Maharashtra.

The exclusive design made on borders, and a pallu with a vibrant colour unique to Paithani Silk Saree design. Hence, the price ranges between 60,000 rupees to 5,00,000 Rupees.

Sambalpuri Saree

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Sambalpuri silk saree follows the ikat weave pattern and origins roots back to Sambalpur in Odisha. The saree follows the traditional themes like floral and chakra which is consider as the symbol of Odiya Culture.

4 different types of Sambalpuri silk sarees: 

  • Sonepuri
  • Pasapali Bomkai
  • Barpali
  •  Bapta saris 

The unique Sambalpuri silk saree costs between Rs. 10000 to Rs. 1,00,000.

Sournachuri Saree

Sournachuri Silk Saree also known as the sister of Baluchari silk saree.

The origin of Sournachuri Silk Saree can be traced back to West Bengal. Also, the designs of Sournachuri Saree is found to be inspired from Ramayana and Mahabharatham. In additions, it follows the classic Bengali theme of animals, flowers, and fish. 

Notably, it takes around a week to complete weaving a Sournachuri Silk Saree and its price starts from 25000 Rupees.

Tanchoi Saree

Tanchoi Silk Saree is produced in a unique and traditional way, originating from Gujarat. The saree comes with small weaving patterns over the cloth; patterns of flowers, birds and peacocks. It gives an elegant look which is preferred for a wedding. Therefore it starts with the price range of 35000 Rupees.

Hence, I hope that the above-mentioned types of wedding saree will help you choose the wedding dress you desire.

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