Pochampally silks sarees are woven by the ikkat technique. Ikat, or Ikkat, is a dyeing technique wherein bindings or substances resisting dye penetration are applied over the fibres in pre-determined patterns and then the threads are dyed.
Pochampally in Nalagonda district of Andhra Pradesh, India, is well-known for its Pochampally brand of fabrics, being cotton, silk or a combination of the two. Pochampally silks are woven by the ikkat technique. Ikat, or Ikkat, is a dyeing technique wherein bindings or substances resisting dye penetration are applied over the fibres in pre-determined patterns and then the threads are dyed.
Alteration of bindings and using more than one colour for dyeing produces multi-coloured thread effect. Removal of the bindings and the subsequent weaving of the threads would form the desired patterns woven in the fabric. The determining characterstic of ikat is the dyeing of patterns, by means of bindings, on the threads prior to the weaving of the fabric. More the precision in application of the resist bindings, finer would be the pattern formed.
Pochampally silks come in a wide range of colours and with unique patterns. The artistic excellence of ikat prints can be gauged from its traditional motifs of flowers, dancing girl, creepers, leafs, parrot, animals, birds, mythological characters and geometrical patterns. Most of the Ikkat printed sarees and salwar kameez have repeated geometrical patterns of diamonds (rattan cowk), circles, squares, lines etc.
Ideal for marriage rituals and other Hindu ceremonies, this green and maroon Pochampally silk saree looks elegant. The body is in green color with small butti work in contrasting colors.
Temple motifs and geometrical ikhat designs are found all over the maroon border and pallu. The geographical indications (GI) status in 2005 is received Intellectual Property Right Protection.
Pochampally sarees have been popular since early 1800s.The Pochampally ikat uniqueness lies in the transfer of intricate design and colouring onto warp and weft threads first and then weave them together. The fabric is cotton, silk and sico- a mix of exquisite silk and cotton.
Increasingly, the colours themselves are from natural sources and their blends.
The black and light grey with green Pochampally silk saris has alternate black and light grey horizontal bands with zari embroidered buttis and a green patch border on the blouse. The plain green cotton salwar is a fitting contrast. The green cotton sari has a white floral embroidered border and black horizontal stripes on it. This pleasant piece would do for office, festivals, social events and even casual outings.
The Pochampally silk sari has a unique feature, this fabric goes with any Indian woman. The nice Pochampally silk sari that originally prefer by Indian woman. The orange colour Pochampally silk sari has cut work and green block prints along with chamki work on the blouse. The sari is an orange self colour floral affair in block prints. The orange with brown and red floral prints at the ends makes it a stylish combination. This piece would work well for almost any occasion.
The sari is suitable for Indian women. The ladies generally prefer sari during the wedding, parties, traditional and occasional wear. The saree is a very comfortable cloth that Indian women prefer. An exclusive hand crafted design on banarasi patola Pochampally silk sari constitutes pretty wear for college parties and traditional festivals.
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