Stunning and fine Woven Patola Silk Saree from the colorful land of Gujarat with beautiful and traditional woven motifs woven with thread and has rich zari borders... A classy & grand pick for sure :) with contrast blouse piece attached to the saree Interesting Features of Patan Patola : 1. Equal design and wearable on both sides. Even weavers can’t identify which is the front or back once the weaving is over. 2. Only 3 families in Pattan make them today, out of the original 700 families.3. Around 3 people take 4 to 6 months to weave one saree which is 5.5 meters long and 48 inches wide.4. No computers or power looms are used. Mental calculations, deep concentration, patience, undivided attention and a lot of hard work are the skill sets that make one saree.5. The measurement tapes used by the weavers (which can measure up to 100th part of an inch) are the same which were invented 1000 years ago. You can read more about Patola Weave Gujrat here : http://www.india1001.com/blogs/news/59695621-the-patola-weaves-of-gujarat Very elegant for formal occasions. A bold way to make a statement about your elegance. Washing and maintenance Instructions : Only Dry Clean recommended. Things to remember: This product is handwoven and there might be slight irregularities. These add to the unique charm of this exquisite piece. We try to match the colors/details of the products in the photos to the real ones, but please allow for minor color variation in the material in some cases, as sometimes the digital cameras miss the colors by a bit..