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A collection of kanchipuram silk sarees in shades of brown on the body with contrast borders, korvai borders, temple borders... A collection of kanchipuram silk sarees in shades of brown on the body with contrast borders, korvai borders, temple borders and self borders. Read More

All You Need To Know About Kanchipuram / Kanjivaram Silk Sarees

History of Kanchipuram Silk Sarees

Embark on a Journey Through Time with Kanchipuram Silk Sarees

The Rich Heritage of Kanchipuram Silk Sarees:

Kanchipuram silk sarees have a history that spans over 400 years, tracing back to the small
temple town of Kanchipuram in Tamil Nadu, India. It is believed that the tradition of weaving these exquisite sarees was initiated by the descendants of Sage Markanda, a revered figure in Hindu mythology known as the master weaver
for the Gods. This rich heritage is deeply ingrained in every intricately woven thread of Kanchipuram silk sarees, making them more than just garments but symbols of tradition and cultural heritage.

Crafting Opulence: The Artistry of Kanchipuram Silk Sarees:

The craftsmanship behind Kanchipuram silk sarees is nothing short of awe-inspiring. Each saree is meticulously handcrafted by skilled artisans using time-honored
weaving techniques passed down through generations. The weaving process involves the use of pure mulberry silk sourced from South India, renowned for its exceptional quality and lustrous texture. Additionally, gold and silver
zari threads, sourced from Gujarat, are intricately woven into the fabric,
adding a touch of opulence and grandeur to every saree.

Styling Tips For Kanchipuram Silk Sarees

Kanjivarams add unparalleled class to your personality. Here are some tips on styling them for an outstanding look

Body Shape  

  • Petite: Smaller borders and a shorter pallus.  
  • Plus size: Larger borders and flowing pallus.  
  • Tall: Flaunt it with a long Pallu.  
  • Short: Keep it chic with a shorter Pallu.  

Occasion  

  • Formal: Try a rich zari wide border sari drape with a long Pallu.  
  • Festive: Indulge in vibrant colors, beautiful designs, and medium-sized borders or borderless sarees with flowing pallus.  
  • Casual: Select lightweight saree lines with short borders and drape with a short pallu.    

Jewelry  

  • Heavy Saree: Pick light necklaces and earrings.  
  • Lighter Saree: Switch to putting on bold jewelry like a choker necklace or chunky earrings.   

Blouse  

  • Heavy Saree: Pick a simpler blouse design with a color contrast to balance the richness of the saree.  
  • Lighter Saree: Experiment with bold blouses featuring embellishments or embroidery to give it your own unique style.  

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1: What are Kanjivaram Silk Sarees from Panjavarnam?

Kanjivaram or Kanchipuram
Silk Sarees from Panjavarnam, are handwoven silk sarees, woven using pure mulberry silk and pure zari, by highly skilled weavers in the Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu, India. Renowned for their rich silk fabric, intricate zari work, and traditional motifs, Panjavarnam's Kanjivaram Silk Sarees are
highly esteemed among saree connoisseurs and are passed on from one generation to the next as family heirlooms.

Q2: What occasions are
suitable for wearing Kanjivaram Silk Sarees?

Kanjivaram Silk Sarees
are suitable for various occasions, including weddings, festivals,
parties, and special events. Their opulent look and rich texture make them ideal for grand celebrations and traditional ceremonies. They are also a popular choice as bridal attire, symbolizing grace, elegance, and tradition.

Q3: How can I determine
if the yarn used is pure silk or synthetic silk in a Kanchipuram silk saree?

Authentic Kanjivaram Silk Sarees are handwoven using mulberry silk. The feel of genuine silk is smooth and flexible and it crumples with a rustling sound. Once can also
check the authenticity by snipping a small thread from the tassel of the sari and igniting it on a flame. Genuine silk burns in a very specific way. It has a clean flame, burns very fast, and when you put it in between your fingers it turns to
dust without making a plastic ball of burnt material. To ensure
authenticity of your purchase, it's advisable to purchase sarees directly from Panjavarnam's official website or our store in Mylapore.

Q4: How can I buy authentic Kancheepuram Silk Sarees online?

To purchase authentic Kancheepuram Silk Sarees online, visit our official website or
authorized retailers known for their quality and craftsmanship. Our online store offers a wide range of authentic Kanjivaram Silk Sarees, each meticulously handcrafted by skilled artisans. We ensure transparency, quality and authenticity in every saree we sell, backed by our commitment to customer satisfaction.

Q5: What factors should
I consider when buying Kancheepuram Silk Sarees online?

When buying Kancheepuram
Silk Sarees online, consider factors such as the purity of silk, authenticity of zari work, craftsmanship, design, color, and price. Browse through our collection, read detailed product descriptions, and view high-resolution images to make an informed decision. Our customer support team is available to assist you with any additional information like daylight pictures and video of the sari, dimensions, colour etc and  customization
requests.

Q6: How should I care
for my Kanjivaram Silk Sarees to maintain their beauty?

To maintain the beauty
and longevity of Kanjivaram Silk Sarees, follow proper care instructions. Dry clean sarees using a reputable dry cleaner to preserve their delicate fabric and zari work. Store them in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight to prevent fading or damage.

Q7: What makes
Panjavarnam's Kanjivaram Silk Sarees stand out from other brands?

Panjavarnam's Kanjivaram
Silk Sarees are crafted with meticulous attention to detail and
traditional techniques passed down through generations. Our sarees feature superior quality silk and intricate zari work, reflecting our commitment to excellence and craftsmanship.

Every Panjavarnam Saree is

1. Handmade, by skilled weavers who have honed the craft for generations

2. Authentic - woven using only 4 ply pure silk yarn and zari and

3. Exclusive-All our saris are unique – only one sari is woven in each design and designs are never repeated.

Q8: Are there different
varieties of Kanjivaram Silk Sarees available at Panjavarnam?

Yes, Panjavarnam offers
a diverse range of Kanjivaram Silk Sarees, including traditional designs, contemporary patterns, and exclusive collections. Whether
you prefer classic motifs or modern interpretations, we have sarees to suit every taste and occasion.

Q9 : Can I customize or
personalize my Kanjivaram Silk Saree purchase from Panjavarnam?

At Panjavarnam, we
understand the importance of individuality. While our sarees
are meticulously crafted to perfection, we also offer customization options to meet your specific preferences. Whether it's a custom color combination, unique
design, or personalized embellishments, we can tailor your saree to make it truly one-of-a-kind. Get in touch with our customer service line 9840758137 or
mail marketing@panjavarnam.com
and we will be happy to assist you.

Q10: What is Panjavarnam's
commitment to sustainability and ethical practices in saree
production?

Panjavarnam is dedicated to sustainable and ethical practices throughout the saree production process. We source our silk from trusted suppliers who adhere to
ethical standards and support fair labor practices. Additionally, we prioritize eco-friendly production methods and strive to minimize our environmental footprint. With Panjavarnam, you can feel confident in the ethical and
sustainable origins of your Kanjivaram Silk Saree purchase. .

 

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