Chitradurga

Chitradurga

This weave originates in the Chitradurga district in Karnataka and has drawn its inspiration deeply from nature. It has a stylized depiction of flowers, leaves and trees. Other natural motifs are frequently seen decorating the borders of this handwoven saree. Inspired by the grand architecture of temples in this region, these motifs are usually incorporated along the thick borders of these sarees. Their pleasing geometric shapes and interlocking symmetry add immense beauty to the garment.