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The Birthday Saree – “Air India” Arani Silk Saree

I bought the saree in Jan 2017 a full two years before my 50th birthday at the Cooptex “Festive Weaves” exhibition in Gurgaon. There were two of them.. one in black and one in deep purple. I tried to like the deep purple against my natural affinity for black but then Rao Sir and Venkatesh … Read more The Birthday Saree – “Air India” Arani Silk Saree

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The Hyderabad saris – 2

I have some special memories attached with two of these saris. Also each of these saris is made of different fabrics – a crepe, a Kanchivaram dual tone silk and a cotton. BTW, all photo credits for me in different saris go to Krishnan :). He not only picks out these saris, but also patiently … Read more The Hyderabad saris – 2

Sari story 3 – anything can be done in a sari !

I love the color black… Especially black sarees are stunning. I have several black ones in every fabric and usually I would wear a black sari on Fridays to work. This sari is a Kanchivaram silk sari that we bought at Prasiddhi Silks, Bangalore. Vidya had bought me a sari from them in 2007 and … Read more Sari story 3 – anything can be done in a sari !