Sari is lighter or equal to stole weight.This is best to wear, design can be done now much further fast.
Traditional weavers reinvent their craft, go online, during lockdown
The Gramin’s Handloom Utsav, a five-day handloom exhibition, offers a platform for artisans working in sustainable fashion. The sari tumbles into a soft white heap when opened. The five-and-a-half metre sari feels no heavier than a stole.
The muslin Jamdhani, says Prerona Rakshit, is one of the lightest hand-spun, hand-woven fabrics in India. The kora white sari that Prerona displays, is a 300-count (density of yarn), one of the finest weaves done by hand.