Handwoven pure cotton double ikat Telia Rumal saree. The Telia Rumal is a double Ikat weave. Telia Rumal was woven in the 19th century, the yarn was treated with a mixture of castor ash and oil to help it retain colour and lend it cooling properties. The word rumal (handkerchief) stuck because this was a square piece of cloth with geometric patterns used as headgear. This saree is completely handwoven using mercerised cotton threads, making the saree more durable, easy to maintain and giving it a lustrous appearence. This saree is a treat for the summers. Can be teamed differently and worn on several occasions. Once when adorned would make any women forget there mudane white crisp shirt and black trousers.
The properties of tel and the lineage of rumal make the Telia Rumal distinct from, and superior to, the Nalgonda Ikat or Pochampally Ikat saris
Disclaimer - As this saree is purely handwoven, there can be no dublication and creation of another piece. This saree should be dry cleaned for the first two to three times, later it may be handwashed in cold water, easy to maintain and still wont leave your wadrobe for decades. Due to various types of lighting and flash used while taking photographs and Dhoop-Chhaon color effect, the color shade of the product may vary slightly. Color may also vary slightly because of your monitor resolution. We deliver you the same product from which the photograph has been taken.
Length: 5.4 meters
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