One of popular and traditional dress for the women folks of Kerala is the Sari. With the passage of time the sari has also become a major part of the Kerala costume. One may say that mundum neriyathum in recent times have been replaced by sari to a large extent. This costume comes in various designs and colors. One can find intricate design work on the saris in Kerala. The colors are mainly white and off-white but other shades are also equally popular.