Speak of handloom sarees and you just can not forget to mention the well known Chanderi sarees. Named after their origin, the town of Chanderi in Madhya Pradesh, these sarees have been a favourite with Woman of all classes. And why not, the gleaming texture, the lightweight and the lavishness of the fabric are sufficient to enhance anyone. Chanderi sarees are made in silk or fine cotton and traditionally features the patterns found in the temples in Chanderi. However, lately, one may find contemporary designs and embellishments on Chanderi sarees giving them a trendy, modern look. Also, the fabric is comfortable during summers as well as winters. The most attractive feature of the Chanderi sarees are the harmony it maintains between the body and the border of the sarees especially at the end, that is known as the pallu of the saree.