Silk is the ethnic fibre not only in India but also in other countries such as China and Arab counties. It is very old fibre in terms of historical point of view. In approximately Neolithic (Yangshao culture, 4th millennium BC), Silk was discovered produced by Chinese people but they kept it secret among the Chinese royalty only. For thousands of years they keep monopoly of silk confined to them and apart from clothes it was used for writting purpose also. But opening of the Silk Road its knowledge started spreading among those who used this route for business.
Luxury look of this finesse fibre has made silk an instant favourite for all the Indian festive occasions and very high in demand when it comes wedding functions. The elegant look of silk fabric had made a special place in Bollywood. Silk Dresses are worn by every girl in the bollywood without taking care of age factor. Our most inspirational look is given by bollywood beauty Rekha. She is seen in Silk sarees all around the year.
Then comes Late Sri Devi, Silk was her favourite outfit.She was seen on silver screen in multiple movies. In most of the award functions ,she wore Silk Saree, be it Handloom Silk, Crepe silk or kanchivaram silk
Silk does not come in sarees only but these days Silk dresses have wide range in kurtas, kurtis, skirts and lehengas to fill your Bollywood celebrity like wardrobes
There are various other ladies in Fashion Industry who prefer to wear it in their own way such as Deepika Padukone ,Kangana Ranaut and Anushka Sharma, most of the time they have been seen sporting Kanjeevaram and Banarasi silk sarees. Aditi Rao Hydari was seen in an elegant Silk Dress recently and making news on all social media platforms.
Bebo (Kareena Kapoor Khan) was also seen in green color silk dress , showing a sign of ethnic touch in a graceful way. Silk is absolutely perfect for brides and her squad alike.