This book has come out after a constant search for details related to Indian traditional saris and with the experience of the author dealing with these saris as a buyer and merchandisers. This is the first volume of the series. In this volume a total of seventeen saris from different parts of India are presented. The brief is kept to the point and as simple as possible. Each chapter starts with one sari and a picture of that sari. The book is kept free from the clutter of the myths and stories associated with the saris. Technical parameters such as count, construction and weaving techniques are given for each of the saris.
This is helpful for someone who wants to get the knowledge of all different types of Indian saris at one place. This is going to help immensely the students of Indian Traditional Textiles, researchers, merchandisers of saris and general textile enthusiast.The following Saris are covered in this book:
7. Kota Doria
8. Telia Rumal
9. Champa Silk