A bright green Paithani silk saree has endearing gold zari buttas. The gold tissue temple border has Akruti floral vines in bright colours. The gold tissue pallu also has a rather unusual Akruti floral motifs, each in a dual shade - exquisite and attractive. The creation of a Paithani requires skilled labour and artisans having in-depth knowledge of the fabric, its threads as well as its dyes. The time taken to create a Paithani can range from anything between two months to a year. A plain green blouse with Paithani borders comes with the saree.