Silk fabric holds a thousand year old history to be cherished forever; it is acclaimed for its smooth, lustrous texture that makes it comfortable to wear in both winter climates and warmer seasons. The best known silk is obtained from the cocoons of the larvae of mulberry silkworm. This bright yellow and pink colored silk sari is a common trousseau in a bride’s wedding wardrobe; the triangular prism-like structure of the silk fiber allows it to have a shimmering appearance that gives a lustrous view to the eyes. The body of the textile is self-woven in light diamond shaped patterns.
Zoom in to the border decorated in a marvelous peacock shape with a contrasting pink and zari weave. The bright pink aanchal has beautiful droplet motifs on a golden zari base. The silks from Chennai have always been a shopper’s delight for generations of families. The lavish style, softness and elegance makes a woman stand out when garbed in this exclusive masterpiece.