What could be once only afforded by just the rich and the affluent has now become a tradition in almost all Indian households. Most of the women in South India sport Pattu or silk saree during festivals and special occasions. A silk or Pattu saree is especially famous during the wedding seasons. Most of the South Indian brides prefer to adorn themselves with a Pattu saree and a lot of gold on their big day. But silk sarees are also extremely comfortable and can be worn on a daily wear basis.