Andhra Pradesh and is famous for pattu designed cotton sarees. Uppada is a village which comes under East Godavari District. A small village enrooted to Uppada is Peddapuram, from here Uppada is around 10 KM. Peddapuram is 19 KM from Kakinada
Uppada is well known for its traditional Pattu Handlooms. Uppada handlooms sarees are well known for its unique designs. Usually Uppada handlooms are made in cotton warp and wept. Uppada pattu are made from the age old Jamdani Uppada sarees are usually made with Cotton warp. Uppada Silk sarees are defined by the length and breadth count of threads. The crafts worker also use a lot of zari work in the attractive designs of Uppada pattu sarees. In Uppada the count used is 100 (length) – 120 (breadth). The count makes the quality of the fabric.
The reference for Uppada Pattu Silk sarees is that for the first time, only dry cleaning should be done. The second time onwards, a mild detergent should be used. They should never be dried under direct sunlight.