Madhya Pradesh not only represents monumental heritage and abundant wildlife but this state is also enriched with quality art and crafts. The famous weavers’ town in MP has all credits to produce Rich royal Chanderi fabric. According to our mythology Chanderi was founded by Sishupal, the cousin of Lord Shri Krishna. As one of the finest handloom clusters, it has occupied a special corner among all saree wearers.
Woven in mixed cotton and silk thread with intricate zari work, Chanderi Silk redefines your elegance. Hand interspersed finish with added weft motifs has taken it to a new level of grandeur. Chanderi fabric comes in three variants Chanderi Silk, Chanderi Cotton and Chanderi silk cotton. Captivating colours and striking motifs that include ‘Chatai’,’Dandidar,and ‘Jangla’ bring amazing contrast. The sheer transparency blends with glossy texture offers a modern contemporary looks and delicate work of weavers honed by the Chanderi fabric is bound to turn out as head turning creation in true sense. Pleasing work on the pallu and shimmering gold or silver border is its hallmark.
Border, traditional butties and pallav of Chanderi sarees have earned admiration from all fashionable women who love to wear sarees in any occasion. Its speciality is in its hand woven buttis. Since its inception gold, silver or copper coated buttis have caught our attention. Now zari butti work is now trending fashion. Only skilled weavers can present such delicate and sophisticated designs. The famous traditional butti is Asharfi butti especially made of pure gold and silver zari. To curtail its cost and to make it affordable now tested zari work is done to give that texture.
Be it ramp work or wedding Chanderi silk is worn for its light and sheen quality that other traditional south Indian silk sarees can’t offer. Its superfine quality, colour combinations, motifs are apt to create demands in elite class. Not only sarees chanderi kameez and dopatta are equally popular among the fashion conscious beauties. Team it up with dazzling neck piece or golden chain to get a resplendent looks. Check out different sites to explore the variety of Chanderi fabric online. The price range for Chanderi silk fabric is very much affordable in compare to Benarasi and kanjeevaram.