Chirala handlooms from Chirala, Andhra Pradesh are well known for their designs. Chirala handlooms are made with cotton or cotton and silk mix. The count used in weaving gives the softness and hardness of the fabric. In Chirala counts are used upto 120 (length) – 120 (breadth) for soft woven sarees. There are some designs which are exclusively used in Chirala handlooms known as Hand butta and Kuppadam.