Gorgeous handloom Green and Pink Chanderi Saree was worn by South Indian Actress Samantha Akkineni at the audio launch of Balakrishnudu. This saree is a part of the ‘My First Saree’ collection under STYLEBYAMIXMADHURYA. This saree is silk-on-silk Chanderi with a fluorescent green base and elephant motif over it. The pallu is pink in color and Samantha wore it with a pink-colored blouse. This vibrant saree has a gold zari border
Saree was design to introduce modern motifs in traditional handloom saree like Chanderi to make it stylish and corky to suite the taste of millennials. Motifs like cats, dogs and flamingos were used in place of traditional motifs.
The saree was made by the Chanderi weavers. It takes approximately 15 to 20 days of hard work to make a handloom saree.
Chanderi weaving is one of the technique of handloom saree making in India. It comes form the chander in Madhya Pradesh. This art of saree making is passed on from one generation to other.