From time immemorial Banarasi sarees have been the most treasured Indian handloom to date. Originating from the holy city of Banaras or Varanasi as you may call it now, the Banarasi silk holds an important space in every bride-to-be’s wardrobe. From Banarasi sarees and lehengas to Banarasi blouses and dupattas, brides today are revolutionizing the Indian outfit game with these classic silhouettes and how. And, since we are never getting over the beautiful Banarasi sarees and lehengas, we thought of rounding up the best labels to buy them pan India.
After all, no matter what bridal wear trend is making a wave right now, Banarasi silk is gonna remain timeless with its never-fading charm!
So, check out these labels where you can buy the best of Banarasi sarees and lehengas:
1. Raw Mango
Founded by Sanjay Garg, Raw Mango is one of the finest labels for brides-to-be with its traditional silhouettes created by the weavers from across Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal and Varanasi. Raw Mango’s century-old skills blend perfectly with modern cuts and designs and are too gorgeous to be missed. Here, you will find Banarasi sarees and lehengas in various colour combinations which are ideal for weddings and festive occasions.
You can shop for Raw Mango’s collection online on Ogaan and Pernia’s Pop Up Shop.
Address: 31, Block 8, Lodhi Colony, New Delhi
2. Ekaya Banaras
As the label name suggests, it is every bride’s go-to brand when it comes to shopping for a wide variety of designer Banarasi outfits for weddings. Founded by Palak Shah, the brand is well known for its wide range of colour options when it comes to Banarasi silk. (Yes, we aren’t just talking about the usual reds, oranges, pinks and greens). So, if you are looking forward to setting a new trend, Ekaya Banaras has got one for you!
Address: D-7, Block D, Defence Colony, New Delhi, Delhi 110024
They have their stores in Hyderabad, Mumbai and Ahmedabad as well.
Seek inspiration from these real brides who wore Banarasi sarees on their wedding.
3. Asha Gautam
Established in 1998 by the mother-son duo Asha Gautam, the brand celebrates the beauty, charm and grace of traditional Indian women with its exquisite collection of Banarasi sarees and lehengas. The designer duo strives to keep alive the charm of the traditional weave. With traditional textiles and modern sensibilities, this label has some captivating Banarasi collection for brides-to-be.
Address😀-29, Ground Floor, Defence Colony, New Delhi
4. House Of Raisons
Established in 1969, House Of Raisons brings together handcrafted textiles and rich weaves from all over India. Their Banarasi sarees come with an inimitable visual effect together with an unparalleled opulent appeal making them one of the best labels in the market.
Address: E-4, South Extension 2, New Delhi
In case you are looking for some Banarasi lehengas.
Born in Banaras, Tilfi brings the beauty and cultural wisdom of age-old craftsmanship of Varanasi directly to you. The brand’s name is actually a type of technique in Banarasi weaving, where the 3 meenakari yarns run continuously without a break. The brand Tilfi stands for pure banarasi handloom. The brand has an exquisite range of Benarasi silk sarees that are embellished in heavy brocade and with intricate work in stunning colours. You can shop for its gorgeous collection online at tilfi.com.
Contact Details: +919971275731
6. Oh Fab
Oh Fab By Aanchal and Akshita stock timeless heritage pieces handcrafted by traditional artisans. Their design aesthetics are timeless yet very unique at the same time making it every bride-to-be’s favorite spot for Banarasi sarees shopping.
Contact Details: +91-9901377200
7. Swati And Sunaina
Swati & Sunaina is a luxury handmade textile brand, started in 2015. With the highest levels of artistry and hand craftsmanship in Banaras, the label’s contemporary heirlooms are for today’s connoisseurs. Each of their saree is handwoven over several months with designing which attempts to match historical masterpieces, ensuring simultaneously, comfort for today’s brides-to-be.
Address: Woven threads of India, 465, Keyatala Road, Near Purna Das Road, Kolkata
8. Katan Weaves by Ruchika Modi
Katan Weaves presents some of the prettiest silk saris all the way from Banaras. Traditional weaving methods with a contemporary twist is Ruchika’s forte. So, if you are looking to buy some banarasi sarees for your bridal trousseau, Katan Weaves is your perfect place to shop from.
Address: Art Karat Creations P Ltd.
57-A, Khizrabad Village, New Friends Colony, New Delhi
9. Bageecha Banaras
This celebrity-approved label has some of the finest weavers of Banaras onboard with them to design and innovate the most exquisite Benarasi designs for the contemporary brides. From banarasi lehengas to sarees and suits, this label has one for every kind of bride.
Address: 87 B, Shahpur Jat, Siri Fort, New Delhi
10. Ayush Kejriwal
The Instagram feed of Glasgow-based designer Ayush Kejriwal easily gives an insight into the ethos behind his brand. Each of his designer pieces boasts striking colours, rich textiles, and weaves (Kalamkari, Jamdani, Kanjeevarams, Benarasis) and bold motifs. His models are real women – dusky skin tones, unconventional faces and real body shapes which makes this label an ideal pick for every bride-to-be. To Shop for his collection, mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Whatsapp Details: 00447840384707
At Faiz-E-Noor you will find plenty of unique Banarasi outfits in vibrant hues. Established in 2016 and founded by Simran Wadhera and Harjeet Kaur Narang, this store should top your list for wedding shopping. Don’t we all love to dress up and experiment with a sprinkle of ethnic and vintage classics. Faiz-E-Noor turns this dream into a beautiful reality with a perfect blend of Banarasi weaves.
Address :5H/2 Ground Floor, Dada Jungi House, Shahpur Jat, New Delhi-110049
So, put on your shopping shoes and make some space in your wedding wardrobe for some of the stunning Banarasi outfits from the above-listed labels.
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