A crepe fabric is also called crepe de Chine or soft crepe. This kind of fabric has a crinkled texture and made originally from woven silk and silk yarns. A silk crepe fabric is one of the classic types of a soft fabric that possess excellent drape characteristics. A crepe fabric has two varieties namely the thin and hard crepe. The best variety of crepe fabric that is used for making fashionable Indian clothing like the Indian Designer Churidar Kameez, Indian Designer, Salwar Kameez, Designer Lehenga Choli and Indian Designer Sarees are the thin crepe.
The crepe fabric is an excellent material for creating an elegant Indian designer sarees because of its lustrous appearance, fine and glossy texture and as well as its silk like glaze thus makes it suitable for every formal saree wear occasions. In fact, most of the luxurious glazing designs of Indian sarees are available in crepe sarees. Although the crepe sarees can’t compete the inherent lustrous property of a pure silk but the glazing appearance of the creep sarees makes it elegant. Due to the fact that crepe fabrics have a very nice drape characteristics, it has been widely chosen as one of the best material for making Indian sarees because it can be easily drape and very easy to be pleated. On the other hand, since the crepe fabrics is extremely smooth and easily glides, there is a need of the wearer to pin the crepe sarees securely.
Actually, most of the crepe sarees are not designed with heavy embroidery because it’s the sheen property of the crepe fabric makes the creep saree unique and glamorous. Instead of creating heavy embroidered designs all throughout the crepe saree, the designers made intricate embroidered borders on the sarees along with an embroidered motifs or buttis. A normal length of a saree is 5 to 9.5 yards and it being tide loosely, pleated and tucked. These clothes are best worn during formal get together parties, weddings and even in a day to day basis. For formal gatherings, crepe sarees is very nice clothes to wear because it can be easily draped depending on the style that you want and it is suitable in almost all body types. Aside from this, crepe sarees makes the wearers slimmer, gorgeous and sexy.