Chromatic Elegance: How Indian Silk Saree Colors Speak

Silk Saree colors

Silk sarees are a symbol of opulence, grace, and eternal beauty in Indian culture. Just as an artisan painstakingly weaves every fiber into a grand silk saree, the concept of silk sarees has been woven into every occasion of our culture as well. Art has always been used as a means for man to express himself and so has been the case with silk saree colors and patterns. Each color has its own distinct meaning and each design speaks of stories that most are unaware of. 

In this blog, explore the meaning of several commonly used silk saree colors. 


Seen as a symbol of love, celebration and union, red is extremely popular among silk saree colours. Red is often worn at weddings by the bride representing the fire around which she will be taking her marriage vows. Red Kanjeevaram Bridal Sarees are regal testament to the beauty of the bride. 

Old Brick Red Kanjivaram Silk Saree 

Silk Saree colors

Elegance personified in the Old Brick Red Kanjivaram Silk Saree. Crafted with finesse, this traditional masterpiece features intricate golden motifs that gleam like stardust. Embrace timeless charm and grace with this exquisite attire. Perfect for grand occasions and celebrations.


Sarojini Naidu is famous for having compared the color pink to the young flowers that bloom by the riverside. Pink is the color of young passion and contentment. Pink silk saree colours are especially popular for occasions such as engagements as it talks of the young beauty of the couple and the relationship. A Soft silk party wear saree in pink would be a perfect engagement sarees for those brides that enjoy dancing while also remaining elegant. 

Dark Fuchsia Pure Mysore Silk Saree  

Silk Saree colors

Step into the spotlight with our Dark Fuchsia Pure Mysore Silk Saree. This opulent drape showcases a mesmerizing interplay of rich pink hues and golden zari work. Embellished with intricate patterns, it exudes sophistication and allure, making it a radiant choice for every engagement. 


The colour of nature, green symbolises fertility, surplus and life. Green is selected amongst the various silk saree colours for it vibrant hue. Whether it is a pale green or a showstopping emerald green, this colour matches every skin-tone and is extremely versatile.

Bottle Green Pure Kanjivaram Silk Saree 

Silk Saree colors

Embrace the allure of maturity and prosperity with our Bottle Green Pure Kanjivaram Silk Saree. Drenched in regal green tones and intricate craftsmanship, this exquisite piece exudes timeless elegance, making it a symbol of success and abundance. 


The colour of the Sun, light and a very happy tone in general, Yellow is a beautiful choice in silk saree colours as it makes the wearer appear radiant and exuberant. Traditionally worn on festive occasions, yellow Banarasi sarees are a must have in every woman’s wardrobe. Buy your Banarasi silk saree online today!

Yellow Ochre Brocade Mysore Silk Saree 

Silk Saree colors

Meticulously crafted with finesse, this saree exudes an air of refinement and grace. The unique hue emanates a radiant allure, making every occasion a celebration of unparalleled style and timeless allure.

Irrespective of which occasion you are shopping for, Deepam Silks has something for you. From latest pure silk sarees to printed Mysore silk sarees, Deepam’s expansive collection is sure to exceed your expectation while you shop for Varamahalakshmi silk sarees. Stop by our Jayanagar and MG Road stores today to experience the luster of our sarees for yourself!