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Dharmavaram Sarees of Andhra Pradesh

The Dharmavaram sarees from AP is famous for silk sarees all over the world. The sari is from the Dharamvaram village of Andhra Pradesh and is also known as Andhra’s Kanchipuram sari.

They have simple, plain borders without much contrast. The borders of these sarees are commonly broad having brocaded gold patterns. The borders also have butta and the pallus of the sarees have special designs. The pallu has rich zari brocade, with its color contrasting with the color of the body of the sari. These sarees are woven with tussar silk as well. The specialty of this silk sari is that it is woven in two colors.

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