Kolkata, Sept 22 (Calcutta Tube / IBNS) Tollywood actress Shreelekha Mitra added glamour at the launch of the boutique ‘Six Yards’ on Wednesday in Kolkata.
With Durga Puja just round the corner, Six Yards has come out with its festive collection to woo the women of Kolkata with its variety of sarees.
Speaking at the launch, Mitra said: “Exclusivity is what you get here.”
“They have a beautiful collection which is classy and individualistic and comes at a reasonable price,” she added.
Riya Bose, owner of Six Yards, said “I began designing my dresses for shows, a passion which has culminated in the boutique.”
Bose said that “the concept of Six Yards is based on two major aspects, one is setting new trends for urban women and another is to provide the much desired exclusivity for the new generation persona.”
“I have mostly used silks like poonam, kulam, kanjivaram and opara,” the designer said.
“For the designer wear I have used georgettes, nets and chiffon,” she added.
The store offers sarees for casual, smart casuals, office, party wears and designer wear sarees.
The store also has a collection of platted sarees, totally frilled and half frilled sarees.
The fabrics used are cotton, katha, ghicha and gacha, and silks like matka in the treditional collection.
“The designer collection is done in a way which is affordable”, Bose said.
Ghicha and gacha with Parsi embroideries are priced around Rs 2000 to Rs 12000 while silk sarees done in reverse katha and nokshi are priced at Rs 7000 to Rs 15000.
The exclusive designer wear sarees starts from Rs 5000 onwards.
(Reporting by Nawaneeta Subba, Photos by Avishek Mitra)