A saree that is distinctly renowned for its specialty weave, an Arni silk saree that is woven in Arni, a small town in Tamil Nadu, is made with two different bodies on each side and two different pallus such that it can be used as two different sarees. Woven on a frame loom where a weaver uses both hands and legs, Arni sarees are especially known for their durability of the colors used in the yarn that are the result of the expert process of mixing of colors. The Arni silk saree designs are very traditional and depict the rich Dravidian heritage of the past. Arni silks are known for their softness and durability. Extremely comfortable to wear, these silk sarees are suitable for all seasons and make an apt wear for any occasion.
Arani that derives its name from Aaru meaning six and Ani meaning beauty is surrounded by six forms of beauty of nature and that of the country namely 1. Green Fields as in Cultivation lands, 2. Flowy Water in the form of Kamandala Naganathi river, 3. Mountains, 4. Forests, 5.Water falls & 6. An ancient fort. Arani was ruled by the Cholas and was under the rule of the Vijaynagara kingdom in 1600’s. This was instrumental in bringing the artistic bent to this small village which currently hosts a large community of silk sarees weavers who specialize in weaving exceptional arni silk sarees. Arni is a small town and though it is not very popular outside Tamil Nadu, it may come as a surprise to many that a bulk of India’s silk apparels is produced here.
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Shatika: Unveil the Beauty of Indian Heritage through Indian Handloom Sarees
Since the dawn of civilization, handlooms have been associated with excellence in India’s artistry in textiles and fabrics, and sari which is considered to be the most ancient piece of clothing has been inspiring generations of artists and craftsmen to weave their dreams and visions into creating exquisite handloom sarees. However with passage of time, just like the clacking sounds of the looms, the dreams and visions of these weaves too are fading away.In an attempt to bring handloom sarees back in vogue, Shatika has begun a revolution; a six yard sari revolution is a humble attempt at bringing back the lost love for handloom sarees. Dedicated to creating a unique interpretation of the age old craft, we travel to all colourful corners of the country visiting weavers,guiding them on the latest trends so they weave out the age old tradition with a modern touch and bring them online so you can savor the delights of hand picking them from the comfort of your homes.