Dhaniakhali in Hooghly district, once famous for its superfine dhotis has, with falling demand for them, moved over to the production of equally superior Sarees in pastel shades.
The material for the Dhaniakhali sari is somewhat coarse and heavier than other textiles from Bengal but suits the middle class budget and as such is popular.
An ordinary Dhaniakhali sari takes a minimum of two days (10–12 hours each day), to be woven, The most exotic ones take four to five days to weave.
Dhaniakhali Saree is a cotton saree made in Dhaniakhali, West Bengal, India.It is a saree with 100 by 100 cotton thread count and comfortable for hot and humid weather.
Weave Type:: Dhanikhali
Work Type:: Handwoven
Length::5.4 mtr for the saree
Width:: 47 inches
Weight:: 550 gms approx
Wash:: Cold Gentle Hand Wash