Angadi Silks comes highly recommended for Kanjivaram sarees, Gadwal sarees and Banarsi sarees. They have their own manufacturing & designing unit & their sarees are very distinct.
First of all, as you enter this spacious shop, you will be greeted by photos of the shop, the history of sarees and their origins as well.
Due to the Mughal influence, a majority of the old fabrics and saris have intricate patterns based on keri or paisley flowers, latticework, arabesque and calligraphic designs. They are typically devoid of human or animal motifs & vertical or horizontal lines designs. Explore and make your choice. Angadi Silks brings out new collections almost every season. The prices typically range between Rs. 5000 to Rs. 50000 a piece.
Certainly, the quality, design, colours and the gold used are of the highest standards.
Further, the 2nd floor has a great collection of Banarsi silk sarees, vulculum, tanchoi, jamdani, jacquard, and benares georgette sarees. In addition, they stock Gadwal sarees form Andhra Pradesh in cotton, silk and cotton mix, Ikkat, Pochampally, Patola, Uppada and Gharchola sarees. The raw materials/ fabrics are sourced form various States, the designs are indigenous.
Finally, the 3rd floor has more varieties of causal wear sarees. You will be truly amazed with the varieties of sarees available in Angadi Silks.
As a result of this extensive collection of ethnic sarees available in this store, we think this store is probably one of the best shops for traditional sarees in Bangalore.