As a dress, the saree is extremely versatile. From 5 yards to 9.5 yards tied loosely, folded and pleated, it could be turned into working dress or party-wear with manual skill. For day to day work of middle class women, 5-6 yard sari is comfortable to manage household chores. The working class takes the same length of cloth and tucks it above the ankles and if they have to work in water or fields, they tuck the front pleats between the legs to the back, and tie the upper portion round the waist. But, for formal occasions, festivals or parties, women go all the way to bring out the best of blingy sarees.
For such gatherings, crepe sarees are the best option available. these sarees have an ultra modern look without being too cumbersome to wear.They are designed to make a woman feel gorgeous without too much effort. Crepe also include georgette and chiffon which look very sober but give an overall glamorous look. The lightweight fabric flatters all figure types and gives the wearer a slimmer sillhoutte.
This fabric is very thin and crinkled. The texture is usually woven in silk giving the finished fabric a rich look. However, there are other base fabrics available in this too. The silk crepe is the most preferred of all. It is soft to touch and has a good drape. sarees come in a wide range of colours and designs. While those worked in resham zari is good for fancy wear, printed sarees are popular as regular wear sarees . The zari embellished sarees have golden, silver or coppery thread work done on them with beading and sequins sewed on. The fashion conscious women of today love crepe sarees for their versatile look.
Sarees are very popular among the middle class ladies in India. Crepe sarees can be bought in a varied mix of designs which can be matched with each other to suit the occasion. Thus, with the right accessories, can be worn to the office as well as to parties.
Fancy sarees are very appropriate for weddings too. As a result, you can see brides buying crepe sarees for their trousseau while friends and sisters of the bride deck up in elaborate this for the ceremony.