Sirumugai a silk hub close to Coimbatore is thought for its unique experiments on silk sarees.

The city, which is house to round 5,000 weaver households, has been attempting out unique experiments on saris since 2007. The place is now admired for elaborate wedding sarees with couple portraits.

This sari is popularly referred to as the ‘Manamakkal’ or bride-and-groom sari. It has a big portrait of the couple woven in golden zari throughout the pallu.

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