A handloom tradition born in Tangail, one of the prominent cities of Central Bangladesh, Tant cotton sarees is a shared weaving culture between India and its eastern neighbour. The drape is highly popular among handloom connoisseurs of Indian and Bangladeshi origin living world over. Tant cotton saree is a handloom splendour designed with bumble bee, fish scale, elephant, paisley, floral and ethnic motifs or contemporary art. The saree is distinct for its extra-weft buttis, tiny motifs and broad borders. The drape is distinguished by its lightness and translucence. Available in lovely colours, the sarees are best suited for casuals. The ones with subtly rich border make for classy work wear.