Tant sarees are traditions of Bengal. These sarees are made of cotton fabric and is ideal for hot and humid Indian summer.
Tant sarees are traditional Bengaly sarees commonly used by Bengali women as their daily wear. The specialty of these sarees is it is a hand-weaved saree. The traditional weavers reside in the villages of West Bengal and Bangladesh. Since it is mostly a daily wear saree it is pretty low in price. The sarees are weaved from cotton fabrics and famous for light weight. These comfortable sarees are ideal for Indian summer. You can feel a lot easier in Indian hot and humid summer with the light weight tant sarees from Bengal.
The traditional tant sarees have unique patterns. The special characteristics of these sarees are their designer pallu and thick border commonly weaved with zari thread. The motifs which are used in these sarees are flowers, fish scale, half moon, etc. Modern tant sarees also have hand embroidery on it which gives a designer look to these saris.