The Dharmavaram in Andhra Pradesh is famous for silk saris all over the world. No functions complete without wearing these sarees. These saris are specially worn on functions. They have simple, plain borders without much contrast. The borders of these saris are commonly broad having brocaded gold patterns. The borders also have butta and the pallus of the saris have special designs. These sarees are woven with tussar silk also.
In Anantapur district, it is here that silk and cotton sarees take1 shape in the hands of master weavers
This place is also known for its expertise in making leather puppets.