Started in 2016 by Rajashree Gopinath and Rani Gopinath, Mehsira in Neelankarai offers an extensive collection of sarees. Bridal wear, work wear, festive wear, summer wear - you can find sarees for every occasion and budget here. Their silk sarees are their USP and you can find a whole range of them starting from raw silks to banarasi sarees, tusser silks, soft silk sarees, muslin silk sarees and more.
Their kanjeevaram sarees are absolute stunners and you can find them in a range of colours with intricately done embroidery. Pair them up with embroidered zari blouses and you have the perfect wedding ensemble ready for you. Meshira's tussar sarees are also quite rad you can find them in an array of sorbet hues featuring interesting hand block and geometric prints and even some handpainted designs. They've got shiboris, Rajkot patolas, linen sarees with zari work, pochampally sarees, chanderis, bridal tissue sarees too. Prices for simple linen sarees start from about INR 2500.
Meshira also offers easy-breezy Bengal cotton sarees and pure cotton sarees with Indian motifs, kantha work, handblock prints and more. You can even shop for linen sarees (the one with the jamdhani pallu is our fave), soft cotton sarees, handloom linen sarees in pastel hues. They even do embroidery and designing for gowns, lehengas, blouses and more. Their lehenga range features zardosi work, aari work, intricate floral embroidery and more. Prices start from about INR 5500.