What is Brocade
Brocade is a rich Indian textile that is extensively used for weddings and festive occasions. It has a lot of gold and silver thread embroidery on it.
How is brocade done
It is a shuttle woven fabric and the base is coloured silk material. Gold and silver threads are used as additional weft yarns in addition to the silk yarns. This creates a fine 2nd layer to the fabric.
Tissue brocade is a very expensive fabric. This is used to make expensive sarees and fabrics.
Available at Chennai :- Prakash Silks & Sarees
Available at Kolkata :- Savera Sarees