Uppada silk sarees are an indispensable part of all ceremonies, rituals and functions in South India. These silk sarees are commonly known as uppada pattu sarees in South India. In the southern part of India, sarees are usually named after the place from where the fabric has originated. The same is the case with uppada pattu sarees. Uppada sarees are named after the town of Uppada in Andhra Pradesh. Widely famous for their bold and bright colours, artisans have lately evolved uppada pattu sarees online to feature subtler colours.