The first figure a governors Myanmar awarded it by honouring. It was the sacred clothe of ancient Myanmar king. This fabric can wear only royal family.
It was colonial dress. During this period, everyone can wear this acheik.
To Know Myanmar people, they conduct by using by media, advertisement, etc. It becomes national costume.
In current situation to wear everyone, they produce three types. This is over 100 shuttle looms, under 100 shuttle looms and 100 shuttle looms as well as silk, silk-satin and satin-nylon.