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Berhampuri Saree

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Berhampuri Silk Sarees

Berhampuri Saree brings culture and heritage together in the yarn. Famously known Berhampuri Patta saree is a 200 year old knitting pattern introduced in the 14th century by Mohuri King. Hailing from the silk city of India, Berhampuri Silk Patta Saree have won hearts and hold a GI tag. The distinctiveness of Berhampuri Patta Saree is unique due to its typical Odissi style of weaving and kumbha, particularly phoda, temple type of design. It's also known as Phoda Kumbha.

The versatile designs, exquisite embroideries and eye-catching colours of Berhampuri Patta Saree makes everyone go amazed.One piece of this masterpiece it takes 20 days of intricate and continuous work and 2 people are engaged per throw shuttle pit loom to weave the phoda kumbha on the borders.

Berhampuri Patta Saree is loved widely and is a part of Odisha’s auspicious occasion. Either its a wedding ceremony or thread ceremony or any function these Berhampuri Pattas Saree comes first. These sarees are also worn by Odishi Dancer and this fact brings more applause to the print. The flawless handloom of India comes with a set of clothes i.e. saree for the women, and matching joda for the men. For men the joda is to drape which is known for their typical Odishi weaving style.

Taking Care of the Berhumpuri handloom saree

  1. Before washing your sarees with soap, keep them soaked in salt water for some time but not for a longer duration.
  2. Use good quality, mild detergents to hand wash your sarees. Do not use dyes, bleach, harsh stain removers on delicate fabrics.
  3. Avoid using a brush on Behumpuri handloom sarees as it can easily tear the fabric.
  4. Remember to wash these behrumpuri handlooms only in cold water. Also Never wash your expensive handloom sarees in a washing machine.
  5. Petrol , talcum powder can be used for stain removal. OR else dry cleaning would be the best option.
  6. Avoid direct sunlight when drying a saree as it might lead to fabric discoloration rather dry it in partial shade.
  7. Never wring the saree rather wrap the saree in clean, absorbent, light coloured towels and press it gently.
  8. Always try to dry your saree separately from other clothes.
  9. While pressing the berhumpuri silk saree do not spray water on it before ironing as it may leave permanent marks on the fabric.
  10. Keep neem leaves in between the saree folds to preserve them from pests
  11. Also change the saree folds to avoid creases that can wear and tear the fabric .
  12. Store them and hang them in a metal hanger in a less humid place.