Saris of India : tradition and beyond.

By: Chishti, Rta Kapur.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New Delhi : Roli Books, 2010Description: 276 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.ISBN: 9788174363749.Subject(s): Textiles | Beauty and fashion | Saris--History--Pictorial works | Saris--Pictorial worksDDC classification: 746.0954CHI
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<p>The sari has been, in one form or another, the central feature of the weaving/printing tradition of India for over a thousand years. Covering the styles and traditions across the length and breadth of 12 Indian states this book is a documentation of design and all that supports it socially, culturally and economically. Saris of India is a vivid and exhaustive overview of the structures, design, colors and technology which make up the language of the sari.</p>