Salem December 15
The Cooptex Thangam Pattu Maligai Showroom of the Tamilnadu Handloom Cooperative Society has launched its special discount sale for Christmas 2017.
A flat 30 percent discount has been offered during the special discount period. New designs in soft silk sarees and a variety of handloom cotton weaves in eye catching colours from Coimbatore, Madurai, Paramakudi, Trichy and Salem have been put on display.
Keeping in view the needs of a range of buyers, the Cooptex managers have brought for the sale Kancheepuram silk sarees costing Rs 3000 to Rs 1,00,000. Soft silk sarees cost range from Rs 5000 to Rs 8000.
Men’s readymade wears, dhothis and made up items like bed sheets, pillow covers, and towels are aso on sale at a discount.
Going organic and non violent.
Highlighting the distinct features of the special Christmas discount sale, the showroom manager said that organic sarees have been brought for sale.
Organic sarees are made from natural dying process using natural flowers and other natural produces avoiding toxic chemical dyes. Ahimsa silk sarees that have been brought are from Kanchipuram are woven from silk extracted from cocoons without killing the insects.
Bishop of Salem Catholic Diocease, Dr. Singorayan inaugurated the discount sale on Thursday in the presence of Coopetex Managing Directors, R.Boopathi, C.Kalaivani and Cooptex Zona Manager K.Shanmugam.
(Centre for Community Media)