The Mysore silk crepe is woven from hardspun silk yarn and is one of the most widely used form of silk across India. The Mysore silk comes from the city of Mysore in Karnataka, India.
The earliest mentions of the silken crepe fabric can be traced back to 1785 AD. This was the time when the first silk cocoons where imported to Mysore. It was Tipu Sultan, a great Indian warrior, who in the pursuit of making Mysore a great land, first imported cocoons of silk from China. During Tipu Sultan’s regime, sericulture was formally introduced to Mysore.Thereafter, sericulture became one of the most important industries of Karnataka.
To buy best of mysore silk sarees come to Reshme Goodu Retail Shop in J P Nagar in bangalore.