Kanchi Pattu sarees are a type of silk saree that is made in the town of Kanchipuram in Tamil Nadu, India. Kanchi Pattu sarees are known for their rich colors, intricate designs, and high quality. They are considered to be one of the most luxurious types of sarees in India.
Kanchi Pattu sarees are made from pure mulberry silk, which is the finest quality of silk. The silk is hand-woven into sarees on traditional looms. Kanchi Pattu sarees are typically decorated with gold or silver zari work, which is a type of embroidery that uses metal threads.
Kanchi Pattu sarees are available in a wide variety of designs and colors. Some of the most popular designs include:
- Temple designs: These designs are inspired by the temples of Kanchipuram and feature intricate carvings and motifs.
- Floral designs: These designs feature beautiful floral patterns.
- Geometric designs: These designs feature bold geometric patterns.
- Paisley designs: These designs feature the paisley motif, which is a traditional Indian motif.
Kanchi Pattu sarees are popular among women of all ages and are worn for a variety of occasions, from formal events to everyday wear. Kanchi Pattu sarees are also a popular choice for weddings and other special occasions.