Kosa saree is obtained from an Indian silkworm – Antheraea mylitta and is quite a lot of Tussar silk. It’s drawn out of cocoons that are particularly grown on particular bushes generally known as Arjun, Saja and Sal. Kosa silk is understood for its sturdiness and is most well-liked to pure silk within the state of Chhattisgarh.
Identified the world over for its tender texture and purity, this model of kosa silk is produced solely in India. Identified for its boring golden brownish look, it’s out there naturally in shades of pale golden, darkish honey, orange, fawn, cream and lots of extra, all much like the outline of lifeless golden brown.
From the unique coloration of Kosa silk which is boring gold, the completed product is dyed utilizing pure dyes from the palaas flower (Hearth flower), the crimson pollen of the Rora Flower and the deep rose crimson from lac and a few extra pure contributors.
Kosa Silk is used not solely to design conventional Indian attires like Sarees, Lehengas in current occasions. The identical is utilized by designers the world over whereas designing materials, outfits in Western kinds.