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Unnati silks, the largest ethnic online Indian shop offers exquisite designer Kalamkari sarees with matching blouse for online sale. Our Online shopping store has the widest range of ethnic Indian Sarees and Salwar Kameez. At Unnati Silks, you can buy unique, exclusive collection at affordable prices.

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  • The Kalamkari Art Of Hand-painting Applied To The SareeAccentuates Its Grace And AppealKalamkari is an intricate process of hand-painting and block printing on the saree that significantlyraises the appeal of the fabric. An ethnic art from the State of Andhra Pradesh, India, it has beentried successfully on different fabrics and styles, from other parts of the country as well, yieldingstupendous results.Kalamkari, meaning craftsmanship through the use of a pen, is an ethnic art involving hand-paintingor block printing on Sarees. The Kalamkari was originally hand-painting on cotton fabrics to elevatetheir looks. Today it loosely includes free hand-painting on any cotton fabric through the use ofvegetable dyes. Once, only cotton fabrics had kalamkari done on them. Today it includes silk, andmany other synthetic yarns too.

    Two styles namely the Machilipatnam style and the Srikalahasti style are still prevalent in AndhraPradesh, in places by these names.Both styles of Kalamkari are distinctive and enjoy their own following. Kalamkari painting is anarduous process of dyeing and hand printing. Several stages of washing and treatment to thefabric prior to the painting and after it, is undergone before the final product is ready.Srikalahasti Style, having royal patronage of Hindu kings and being associated with temples, wasinfluenced by Hindu scriptures and mythology. It mostly has subjects of Gods, temple hangings, epicscenes and other religious themes, in its Kalamkari. Certain marked features of this style aresimplicity, good use of colour with some colours given prominence, sharpness in the depictions, andthe use of motifs.

    The Kalamkari Art Of Hand-painting Applied To The SareeAccentuates Its Grace And AppealKalamkari is an intricate process of hand-painting and block printing on the saree that significantlyraises the appeal of the fabric. An ethnic art from the State of Andhra Pradesh, India, it has beentried successfully on different fabrics and styles, from other parts of the country as well, yieldingstupendous results.Kalamkari, meaning craftsmanship through the use of a pen, is an ethnic art involving hand-paintingor block printing on Sarees. The Kalamkari was originally hand-painting on cotton fabrics to elevatetheir looks. Today it loosely includes free hand-painting on any cotton fabric through the use ofvegetable dyes. Once, only cotton fabrics had kalamkari done on them. Today it includes silk, andmany other synthetic yarns too.

    Two styles namely the Machilipatnam style and the Srikalahasti style are still prevalent in AndhraPradesh, in places by these names.Both styles of Kalamkari are distinctive and enjoy their own following. Kalamkari painting is anarduous process of dyeing and hand printing. Several stages of washing and treatment to thefabric prior to the painting and after it, is undergone before the final product is ready.Srikalahasti Style, having royal patronage of Hindu kings and being associated with temples, wasinfluenced by Hindu scriptures and mythology. It mostly has subjects of Gods, temple hangings, epicscenes and other religious themes, in its Kalamkari. Certain marked features of this style aresimplicity, good use of colour with some colours given prominence, sharpness in the depictions, andthe use of motifs.

    The Kalamkari Art Of Hand-painting Applied To The SareeAccentuates Its Grace And AppealKalamkari is an intricate process of hand-painting and block printing on the saree that significantlyraises the appeal of the fabric. An ethnic art from the State of Andhra Pradesh, India, it has beentried successfully on different fabrics and styles, from other parts of the country as well, yieldingstupendous results.Kalamkari, meaning craftsmanship through the use of a pen, is an ethnic art involving hand-paintingor block printing on Sarees. The Kalamkari was originally hand-painting on cotton fabrics to elevatetheir looks. Today it loosely includes free hand-painting on any cotton fabric through the use ofvegetable dyes. Once, only cotton fabrics had kalamkari done on them. Today it includes silk, andmany other synthetic yarns too.

    Two styles namely the Machilipatnam style and the Srikalahasti style are still prevalent in AndhraPradesh, in places by these names.Both styles of Kalamkari are distinctive and enjoy their own following. Kalamkari painting is anarduous process of dyeing and hand printing. Several stages of washing and treatment to thefabric prior to the painting and after it, is undergone before the final product is ready.Srikalahasti Style, having royal patronage of Hindu kings and being associated with temples, wasinfluenced by Hindu scriptures and mythology. It mostly has subjects of Gods, temple hangings, epicscenes and other religious themes, in its Kalamkari. Certain marked features of this style aresimplicity, good use of colour with some colours given prominence, sharpness in the depictions, andthe use of motifs.

  • The Machilipatnam style having Islamic influenceuses more of flora and fauna as themes in its work.Natural dyes are employed for colours, inKalamkari, with cotton, silk, crepe, georgette beingthe usual fabrics as canvas for this art. Myrobalanalong with buffalo milk is used for fixing of colourreagents. Myrobalan is preferred for its high tannincontent which helps adhesion. For drawing thecontours and fine lines, the Kalam or pen is used.Sometimes it is also for doing the coloured lines.The pen could be a bamboo piece that would bedipped in fermented jaggery.

    Kalamkari is experimented as patch work on otherfabrics in various colour combinations. Motifs aresome of the popular subjects like trees, creepers,flowers, leaves and birds.

    Some Kalamkari creations, that have been introduced in the market, have been receivedenthusiastically, encouraging more innovations to follow.

    Fancy kalamkari prints on South Pure Cotton Sareesoffer a refreshing look and could be used for a variety ofoccasions.

    Employed on the Chanderi Silk Sarees, the Kalamkariaddition makes it look so grand, that it makes the Sareeapt for weddings, as bridal attire, corporate wear, asalso for Indian festivals like Sankranthi, Diwali, Dushera,Pongal etc.

    Designer embroidered Sico sarees having a KalamkariPatch border with an elegant pallu to match, are mostsuitable for parties and functions.

    Unnati silks, the largest ethnic online Indian shopoffers exquisite designer Kalamkari saris for onlinesale. Our Online shopping store has the widestrange of rich Indian Sarees and Salwar kameez. AtUnnati Silks, you can buy unique, exclusivecollection at affordable price.Unnati has a unique range of fusion salwar kameezwhere trending designs, patterns and colors have been incorporated in traditional styles offabric manufacturers, and available in retail and wholesale.

  • You can purchase online at Unnati silks andthe products will be dispatched within 24working hours of placing the order. Wehave free shipping and Cash on Delivery(COD) facility for Hyderabad, Mumbai,Bangalore, Kolkata, Chennai, Ernakulum,Delhi, Chandigarh, Lucknow, Patna, Jaipurand many other Indian cities.We also do Worldwide express shipping tocountries like Australia, United States OfAmerica(USA), United Kingdom (UK),United Arab Emirates(UAE), Australia,United States of America (USA), Adelaide,Black Town, Brisbane, Gold coast,Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, Alabama,Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida,Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts,Michigan, New Jersey, New York, NorthCarolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania,Texas, Virginia, Washington, Barking,Birmingham, Leicester, London,Manchester, Canada, France, Germany,Indonesia, Kuwait, Malaysia, Mauritius,New Zealand, Oman, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, South America, Sri Lanka andSweden.