Bengali Saree are popular throughout the Indian subcontinent. There are many Designer sarees which are in high demand in this category. Typical Bengali sarees are in white or offwhite with a beautiful red border that brings out the charm of the woman wearing the saree.Bengali wedding sarees in this line are made in cotton or by using banarasi materials. Bengali wedding sarees with the tant style which has exotic borders is the most popular. Borders are the specialty of these sarees.
Bengali sarees are very popular in Hindi films. There are a lot of actresses including Aishwarya Rai, Bipasha Basu and Vidya Balan who have popularized Bengali sarees by blending their personality with the scintillating fabric. These sarees are also available in Jamdani varieties. Bridal sarees in Bengal which is usually in red or crimson, now uses orange, pink and many other shades. Bengali wedding sarees are very popular for their resham embroidery works. Sometimes bead work and cutdana works are also used to enhance the works in Bengali sarees. Complex embroidery works and skilled craftsmanship in Bengali sarees make them valuable.
Any visitor to Bengal does not fail to take home the Bengali sarees as a priced souvenir. The sarees from Bengal has always been a matter of awe however simple they might be. The genuine and unique work of the Bengali sarees makes it a priced possession among the saree wearing community. Weavers of Bengal have a fine taste in blending colours with patterns and cotton fabrics, which makes their sarees a winning formula.