Samudrika Pattu also known as the Sarva Lakshanam pattu as the name professes is filled with the fullness tradition and piousness that make a woman glow with the true fragrance of Tamil ethnicity. It is crafted with a rich-looking smooth ocean of silk that is meant for display at élite occasions and a possession to be prized for life. The South Indian answer to the famed Banarasi Silks of Northern India, Samudrika Pattu silks are definitely the pride of the wearer and the envy of onlookers.
What is special about the Samudrika Pattu Silk Saree?
The Samudrika Pattu Silk Sarees are made of pure silk, with motifs having zari of silk threads dipped in liquid gold and silver.
The special charm of this seemingly royal venture is the very intricate designs that are woven into the body in gold threads of human and animal figures of geometric designs with temple towers along the border. The borders of the pattu sarees have wide contrast. Temple borders, checks, stripes and floral (buttas) are traditional designs found on these pattu sarees online. The base material, silk, is also known for its quality and workmanship. Good fine count weaves with suitable enhancement, apt linings and smooth texture, with the special shine quality have kept its reputation as a valuable product to be carefully stored and displayed on those superior occasions like weddings, grand parties, big festivals, social functions. These pattu sarees vary widely in cost depending upon the intricacy of work, colours, pattern, the material used like zari (gold thread) etc. Prices differ based on the design, motif and materials used.
The Samudrika Pattu sarees that is being woven since traditional times is so deeply rooted in the ethos of the place, no longer remains merely a costly fabric, it is considered a priceless heritage that is revered and guarded jealously by the people.