Chennai – Saree Shopping and Saree Blouses
|A Kaleidoscope of Colours , Saree Shop, Chennai 2012|
In 2011 in addition to 2012, I ventured exterior T.Nagar, Chennai in search of sarees in addition to a saree blouse tailor!
I am happy to study that several saree shops cause got yielded proficient results! These are my finds :-
Kalanikethan , Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Chennai
I discovered Kalanikethan saree boutique inwards 2011 past times chance. My hubby in addition to I were strolling along Khader Nawaz Khan Road , Chennai, afterwards buying only about sports attire inwards Sports Locker when nosotros saw this novel saree shop.
Kalanikethan has a vast array of character sarees – survive it kanjivaram, benarasi, chiffon or georgette, or bridal or political party wear. They also sell salwar suits in addition to lengas. The collection is exclusive in addition to nosotros were told that the sarees are i of a kind.
My hubby bought a lovely deep light-green kanjivaram saree for my birthday in addition to I was in addition to however am pleased amongst it. Their service was proficient too- they weaved the tassle for the saree palllu in addition to sewed the autumn for the saree at no extra charge!
Kalanikethan also has opened a store inwards Express Avenue, Chennai’s latest in addition to biggest shopping mall. My sis inwards police pull bought her birthday saree in that place inwards our 2012 trip. My sis inwards police pull who also shops inwards Bombay, flora the collection inwards Kalanikethan quite impressive.
Do banking corporation tally out the Kalanikethan website for a peek of what is inwards their collection.
Satya Paul, Express Avenue, Chennai
In 2012, I wanted to purchase a designer saree. Something a flake dissimilar from a kanjivuram silk.
I went to SilkWorms inwards Khader Nawaz Khan Road inwards search of Satya Paul’s sarees. I had seen Satya Paul’s bold designs in addition to was feeling rather adventurous. Sadly, I was told that SilkWorms does non bear Satya Paul sarees anymore.
Hence, I was thrilled when I stumbled upon Satya Paul saree boutique inwards Express Avenue on the final twenty-four hours of my January 2012 trip. The staff patiently attended equally I draped on a few sarees. After much deliberation, I chose a subtle impress saree , a generous gift from my husband.
Satya Paul has a website in addition to online shopping – in addition to thence cause got a await to decease a experience of their designs.
Tulsi Silk, Alwarpet, Chennai
My friend, Sundari, introduced me to Tulsi Silk inwards 2011. The alternative was broad in addition to I bought 2 lovely silk sarees.
Rasi Silk ( Radha Silk Emporium), Mylapore, Chennai
|Rasi Silk, Chennai|
In my recent trip inwards May 2012, after performing prayers inwards Chennai’s Kapaleeshwara Sivan Temple , we decided to banking corporation tally out Rasi Silk. I cause got seen the store many times inwards the past times but somehow never flora the fourth dimension to venture in.
What a surprise it turned out to be! Rasi Silk’s silk department though modest had wonderful sarees.
According to its website, Rasi Silk is 112 years old.
|Countless Choices, Rasi Silk, Chennai|
The store assistants were dainty in addition to patient. We were non pressured to brand whatsoever purchases fifty-fifty though nosotros looked at many types of sarees.
|The Patient Shop Assistants, Rasi Silk, Chennai|
Again, they helped us to pall in addition to decease a experience of the sarees .
|Draping a Saree, Rasi Silk, Chennai|
|More Sarees, Rasi Silk, Chennai|
After much debate, nosotros chose 4 beautiful fine art silk sarees. I genuinely intend that the sarees were existent value for coin considering the unique appliqué in addition to embroidery function on the sarees. I never would cause got idea that a saree store virtually a temple would sell anything equally good traditional kanjivuram silks!
|Contrasting Borders, Rasi Silk, Chennai|
|Modern Dinner Sarees, Rasi Silk, Chennai|
Saree Blouse- Tailor
Our carry fellowship owner, Mr Jeyaraj introduced us to a novel tailor on our final trip ( May 2012 ) .
We are happy to recommend Mr Duriraj in addition to Mr Baskar of Raj Tailors, Chennai. They sewed our saree blouses, salwar suits in addition to pavadai sets inside 24 hours . They came to our hotel room to accept criterion in addition to delivered the sewn garments to our hotel rooms past times the next twenty-four hours at no extra charge.
Their contact particulars are equally follows :-
Tel 94450 08822
Add No 10, Raja Bather Street, Shop # B-3, Basement Floor,
(Rathna Fan House Complex)
Their sewing charges were also reasonable . We volition definitely telephone holler upwards them over again the adjacent fourth dimension nosotros are inwards Chennai.