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Lucknowi Chikankari kurtis

Lucknowi Chikankari kurtis

Famous as a shadow work, “chikankari “Embroidery is a very delicate and intricate work from the city of the Lucknow.
A skill more than 200 years old the embroidery is famous for its timeless grace and gossamer delicacy. Also known as “Chikan”, the embroidery is traditionally done using the white untwisted cotton thread on the colorless muslin popularly known as Tanzeb (the Muslim from Dacca) 

 

Technique Involved:
In “Chikankari” the design o be embroidered is printed on the fabrics using wooden blocks dipped in fugitive color, which commonly made by mixing a glue and indigo with water. For extra fine design, brass-blocks are used sometimes in the synthetic gum.
Application of stitches in “Chikankari” holds the great importance and demand particular discipline .The embroidery has a repertoire of about 40 stitches which can be broadly divided into three head flats raised and embossed stitches and the open trellis-like jaali work.

 

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Chikankari-Georgette Short green kurti
A skill more than 200 years old the embroidery is famous for its timeless grace and gossamer del..
Rs.1,574 Rs.1,049
Ex Tax: Rs.999
Chikankari-Long black Kurti full sleeve white embroidery
A skill more than 200 years old the embroidery is famous for its timeless grace and gossamer del..
Rs.1,889 Rs.1,491
Ex Tax: Rs.1,420
Chikankari-Long black Kurti sleeveless white embroidery
  A skill more than 200 years old the embroidery is famous for its timeless grace and gossam..
Rs.1,889 Rs.987
Ex Tax: Rs.940
Chikankari-Long Length south Cotton maxi Dress  blue in color
Chikan (Hindi: चिकन, Urdu: چکن‎) is a traditional embroidery style..
Rs.2,310
Ex Tax: Rs.2,200
Chikankari-Long Length south Cotton maxi Dress  light pink in color
  Chikan (Hindi: चिकन, Urdu: چکن‎) is a traditional embroidery&..
Rs.2,310 Rs.1,889
Ex Tax: Rs.1,799
Chikankari-Long Length south Cotton maxi Dress Green in color
Chikan (Hindi: चिकन, Urdu: چکن‎) is a traditional embroidery style..
Rs.2,310 Rs.1,889
Ex Tax: Rs.1,799
Chikankari-Long Length south Cotton maxi Dress Red in color
Chikan (Hindi: चिकन, Urdu: چکن‎) is a traditional embroidery style..
Rs.2,310 Rs.1,889
Ex Tax: Rs.1,799
Chikankari-Long Length south Cotton maxi Dress Yellow in color
Chikan (Hindi: चिकन, Urdu: چکن‎) is a traditional embroidery style..
Rs.2,310
Ex Tax: Rs.2,200
Chikankari-Rayon Long yellow Kurti full sleeve white embroidery
  A skill more than 200 years old the embroidery is famous for its timeless grace and go..
Rs.2,309 Rs.1,889
Ex Tax: Rs.1,799

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