The novel, unique and charming linen sarees, are surely one of the most loved fabrics. The history of Linen goes a long way, from the kingdom of Georgia, where the fibers of the flax plant, are extracted and processed to make a special kind of yarn. The country of Egypt also made a significant contribution to the process of Linen fabrics, adding it as an exotic piece of drapery for royal lineage.
It is one of the fabrics, which needs extreme care and expert techniques to harvest, care and produce the finest quality of Linen. The fabric is extremely soft and gets softer with washing. It is one of the expensive fabrics, owing to its inelasticity, making it easy to break. When it was introduced in India, it soon became one of the most sought after fabrics, and many novel ideas were introduced.