6 meter story
The word Saree is derived from Sanskrit word Sati which means 6 meter strip of cloth. Women wear Saree on all occasions and traditional festivals, it has a place in the fashion industry from the past. Saree has been a vital part of very women's day to day life.
From very ancient times sari has been closely associated with the women of and it still forms the major mode of dress. This 6 meter long strip of cloth, comes is worn together coupled with a blouse. To wear a Saree is a tough job, to learn and one needs lot of practice to get use to it.
Another traditional and cultural attraction among Kerala women is Set Mundu it is a form of sari which comes in the form of two sets and it is also worn with a blouse. It is generally used during festival and occasions like onam, vishu and for visiting temples. The attractive traditional attire is available in Sandal wood color or white color with silk border or colored border.
This traditional dress is worn by young and old for various occasions and festivals. As the wedding day is considered one of the most important days of their life every effort is made to make this occasion truly memorable.
Different varieties of saree including Kanchepurum saris is considered to be the finest in kerala. On this auspicious day Saree's of other makes including those from silk, georgettes and crape are also worn. Kerala Markets are flooded with sarees in different variety and prices.
Bridal dresses presently come with Sari, embroidery, zardosi, sequence, cut work, mirror work, patchwork, pearl work, kasab and kundan that all add a touch of class and beauty to the the sari worn.