Kanakavalli Kanjivaram Silk Sari 040-01-105481

Rs. 77,030

Part of Kanakavalli's September Beautiful Drape curation, this stunning heirloom kanjivaram is woven on a four-pedal loom in the ettu kol set up, in which a pattern is overlaid upon the base fabric of the sari.

This rosewater pink sari shot with copper pink features weft-based checks in gold zari and green, executed using two complex weaving techniques. The horizontal stripes are woven in ettu kol, forming a delicate twill pattern laid over the base colour of the kanjivaram, and this is not visible on the reverse side of the sari. The vertical stripes are woven in a different technique, forming what is known as a benarasi design.

The pallu is woven in adai and features gold peaocok motifs, amid hints of green and a band of gold twill designs in ettu kol. The borders feature two sets of green lines known as seeru, enclosing delicate mutthu seeru in gold zari, wrapped around a vanki or chevron pattern in rich zari. The top of the border is lined by tiny gold bhugodi triangles, inspired by temple architecture.

This sari uses a fine zari with a 50% silver, and 3-4% gold composition.

Approximate Length - 5.5 mtrs + 0.6 to 0.65 mtrs (attached blouse)
Height - 46 - 50"

Approximate weight - 815 gms

Discover the rest of September's Beautiful Drape curation here

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