Kanchi Cotton Sarees

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Kanchi cotton

What is Kanchi cotton

Kanchi Cotton is a  cotton fabric that is a speciality of  the town of Kanchipuram near Chennai.

Kanchipuram  is known as the textile center of the South.  Kanchipuram has given the world  genuine and high quality textiles such as  silk and cotton .The town has its own  cotton handloom units which are used to produce  cotton fabrics.

Sarees in Kanchi cotton  and Kanchipuram silk also known as Kanjivarams are the most famous product of this region.

Kanchi cotton sarees have become popular in the last 2 decades. Firstly, Kanchi cotton sarees are budget friendly and they are ideal to be worn in hot climates. They also come in a variety of colours.

This type of saree has become fashionable since the incorporation of ethnic designs in it . Temple borders and motifs of deities ,peacocks and lotuses  for instance, has made the saree very attractive.to younger women.

Cotton embroidery and minimal zari is used in weaving the saree.

Available in Chennai

Rasi Silks

Rangachari Cloth Store 

Kanchi  Weavers 

Avaialable in Delhi :- Nalli , RASI

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