A Beginner’s Guide to Wearing Border Saree
Gone are the days when sarees were just regarded as the staple Indian ethnic wear. They have been reinvented and modernized in a gazillion ways today to cater to the fashion needs of the Indian women without losing the essence and significance of this regal attire. With evolving styles, designs and patterns, sarees attain a new avatar and it never ceases to amaze us with its grace and grandeur. Though the choice of a saree depends upon a multitude of factors like colour, the kind of work, fabric and pallu designs, the pivotal factor that makes a striking appearance in a saree is the border. Most often we fail to notice how an intricately crafted border framing the saree can make a world of a difference and uplift the entire look of the ensemble.
The border of the saree is crucial in helping you achieve a bold statement making appearance and hence, we bring to you myriads of styles in sarees accentuated with unique border designs for the fashionista in you. Let’s start off with a little insight into the different styles of borders and how you can choose the ones suitable for you to amp up your style quotient.
There are numerous varieties of borders ranging from embroidered, appliqued, scalloped, zari woven, sequined,lace borders stone embellished and cut work etc. Each has its own distinctive glamour and when paired with the right fabrics and colours can exude a magical aura. The borders may vary in their width, patterns, fabric, colors and ornamentation In coordination with the characteristics of the saree base. Here is where creativity comes into play to determine how elegant, dramatic or with subtle elegance the saree is finished off.
Having said that, let us now look into some of Cbazaar’s unique sarees with spectacular borders.
Alluring Chiffon Saree With Shimmer Patch Border
Get dolled up in this enticing beige chiffon saree beautified with subtle self color swirl embroidery patterns all over. This muted saree is highlighted with a glitzy shimmer patch border for a stark contrast.
Plain Vs Printed
This grey silk saree is a perfect example of how a monochromatic look can instantly turn into an eye catchy and voguish attire by just framing the saree with an appliquéd patch border featuring busy prints like foliate and paisley. You can drape this saree for an occasion where you’d like to keep your appearance low key yet stand out of the crowd.
Elegance in Embroidery
A rich and intricately crafted embroidery adorning the border of a plain saree is an eternal beauty and something that remains constantly in fashion. The versatility of this saree is such that it is well suited for any occasion. You are going to look no less than a royalty clad in this ethereal embroidered border saree.
Scallop edging has become quite an ‘in’ thing ever since Indian designers like Anushree Reddy and Sabyasachi introduced these contemporary cuts to beautify the borders of the saree. If you are looking for unique alternatives to straight cut borders then scallop borders are your best bet. This mint green awe inspiring georgette saree accentuated with all the elements of summer like embroidered multicolour floral patterns embracing the scallop border is going to be your favourite pick for this season.
Glorious Zari borders
Silk sarees accentuated golden zari borders have an inherent sheen and are a class apart. They have been treasures of women since ancient times. The rich zari woven borders of these timeless drapes are bound to give you the appearance of a royalty. Pure silk is indispensable in your wardrobe and hence we bring to you the finest pure silk sarees featuring magnificent golden zari borders.
Heavy Jacquard borders
Jacquard is an age old weaving technique wherein the motifs and patterns are not embroidered but woven into the fabric itself. If you are a passionate lover of intricate craftsmanship then this deep indigo saree highlighted with a contrasting gold jacquard border flaunting elegant foliate weaves is going to be love at first sight. This deadly combo will be the centre of attraction at any occasion.
Go ahead and wait not, to grab some of these voguish sarees with alluring border designs for a limelight worthy look.