The 800 sq. mile town of Gadwal nestled in the state of Andhra Pradesh produces a pantheon of handloom sarees also famously known as Gadwal sarees online which are admired by many. The Gadwal sarees are responsible for the recent spurt in the growth of handloom sarees. The brocade work of a Gadwal saree takes its inspiration from the Varanasi style of making sarees, yet the unique brocades of a gadwal saree scarcely bears any resemblance with the Banarasi sarees. These south indian sarees online are made traditionally using the technique of interlocked-weft in the gadwal sarees also known among the locals as kupadam or tippadam along with the use of kotakomma or kumbam in the borders.