This beautiful intricately handoven Gopalpur tussar saree has kalamkari on it which takes 3-4 months to make. An entirely BRAND NEW saree with the Jungle Life as it's theme, it shows different animals and trees living tgeir lives harmoniously. This is a fusion of Odisha handloom silk saree on which Kalamkari work have been depicted. This represents our undying passion to create beautiful pieces of art to preserve the handloom legacy of our states.
Tussar silk has a rich coarse texture. It is very comfortable to wear even in summer as it's more porous and breathable in nature. It's very light and stiff in structure. Tussar silk sarees are made from silk that is produced from silk worms that breed on wild forest trees, not mulberry trees. They are very delicate and have a natural dull gold sheen to them. The deer 🦌, squirrels, rabbit 🐰, giraffe, zebra and other animals are hand painted on to the saree which makes it an extremely rare piece.
Kalamkari, indigenous to Andhra Pradesh and Telangana states, is an ancient Indian artform using a pen dipped in natural colors. Peacock, paisleys, flowers and divine characters from Hindu epics like Mahabharata and Ramayana are the primary theme of Kalamkari painting. There are 2 distinct styles of Kalamkari in the present day - Srikalahasthi, which comprises of pen Kalamkari, and block printed or screen printed Kalamkari in Machilipatnam. All the sarees presented here have been hand-picked from authentic Kalamkari suppliers from SriKalahasthi.
Accessorise it with minimalistic gold jewellery for a party. This is a beautiful saree that can bring out your inner glow.
It comes with a blouse piece. Length - 5.5 metres, Width - 47 inches.
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