Silk Sarees are of sentimental value and most often Bridal Sarees in India are made of Silk, which are individually hand woven.
This picture depicts a weaver at the handloom. The lower picture shows how the silk thread is wound around a triangular scaffold to prevent entanglement. The other picture shows a close up of silk thread and "Jhari/Zari"( silver threads dipped in gold), which the weaver use.
"These sarees are typically 7 to 8 yards long and it takes about 1 week to weave them", the weaver said.
A finished product to be posted soon..