Brasso- it is actually a textile technique where a design is burned out of parts of the fabric. This technique is used to design fabrics which in turn used in sarees. In India brasso sarees are considered as a precious possession of every woman.
In Indian traditional attires, sarees get the primary attention in women’s wardrobe or at any social function. There are a lot of natural and synthetic fabrics of which sarees are designed in India. Brosso sarees are one of them. These are considered as the pearl of Indian ethnic wear, even the fabric is termed to be as “Burnt out fabric”. The saris designed of this fabric is unique in every sense.
The advent of the brasso fabric and the sarees made from them dates back to the medieval era. They were worn in the royal palaces by the royal women. Brasso sarees are ornamental, beautiful and they look glamorous in all kinds of parties. These are apt in bringing out the traditional appeal of fashion.
Brasso sarees are soft likes tissues, wispy and have stunning designs. It can be textured in different methods and they have unique sense of fashion statement unlike other saree fabrics and designs. Zari works, resham works, patch work, brocade are common and popular works done in these saris. These are worn during the parties, weddings, traditional rituals and festivals.