During the Mughal period, weaving of brocades with intricate designs using gold and silver threads became the specialty of Banaras. The Banaras Brocade sarees are made of finely woven silk and decorated with intricate design using zari. Their special characteristics are Mughal inspired designs and floral motifs. Counted among the finest sarees in India, Banarasi sarees are renowned all over the world for their sheer gorgeousness. Often part of an Indian bride’s trousseau, these sarees have wowed generations of Indian women through the years. Buy Banarasi silk sarees online and own a bit of historical brocade!