A saree is a daily attire of thousands of women across India. It is most elegant creation that gives a sensuous and concealing look to a woman. A woman is draped in a saree from head to toe and still looks beautiful, that’s the charm of a saree.

Saree is one of the favored clothing for women across India as Saree is one of the oldest styles of clothing that never goes out of fashion. The beauty of a mystic saree lies in the way one wraps, folds and tucks and drapes this seamless piece of clothing. Be it any informal gathering or a formal one, you can never go wrong with a saree.

There is a saying “Variety is the true flavor of life”, having a wide range of sarees are available in different types of fabrics always allows the women of today to be more fashionable on a daily basis. Here are the most commonly used fabrics:

Georgette Sarees

georgette sarees

One of the most commonly used material in making a modern saree is Georgette. The material is very lightweight but the weight of Georgette may vary depending on the work. This is the easiest fabric to carry in the form of a saree. The pleats well and the saree is tucked well without any inconvenience. You need not have to face difficulties in carrying Georgette sarees. Georgette creates an elegant saree drape. Georgette is often made of silk or polyester with a crepe surface and has slightly bounce quality which makes it move on it’s own. This is ideal for the saree pleats when walking and moving around. On a Georgette sari you can have both lighter and heavier types of embroidery varieties and any type of print.

Chiffon Sarees

Chiffon Sarees

Chiffon is also one of the lightweight materials used in making a saree. There are various patterns available in chiffon like dana chiffon, chamundi chiffon to name a few. Chiffon is best suited for plus size women because it gives a slim look to the pear shape body and the fabric just drapes beautifully. Chiffon is a material that gives an elegant floating appearance to the Indian sari. A chiffon sari is ideal for evening wear. Chiffon can be made from silk, nylon or polyester.

Silk Sarees

silk sarees

The Indian silk is famous all across the world and so are the Silk sarees. Silk sarees never go out of fashion or are never out dated. They are perfect for any occasion. In the earlier days, Silk sarees were majorly owned by rich and well to do cluster of people and was always considered as a sign of wealth. But now every woman in India owns at least one Silk Saree. The sarees look lavish and very elegant. There are so many forms of Silk sarees available in India. For example South Silk, Kanchipuram, Garwal Silk etc. Silk sarees have a natural shine that is great for showcasing traditional Indian prints.

Crepe sarees

Crepe sarees

Crepe has gained popularity as a saree material in recent years. It is a luxurious fabric that is appropriate for embroidery. It is a slightly heavy material, but when draped, looks very beautiful and classic. This material has a great fall look and is perfect evening wear sarees.

Cotton Sarees

Cotton Sarees

Cotton once used to be a normal household fabric. Silk was unaffordable fabric of that time and because of which Cotton became common man’s fabric. But today cotton is one of the most in demand fabric across the globe. The cotton sarees are lightweight and easy to take care. Indira Gandhi always wore cotton sarees and so is her daughter-in-law, congress president, Sonia Gandhi. Cotton is now a symbol of class and elegance for the modern woman.