Chikankari is an art and it is mostly done near Lucknow and near around 100 km spread . There are close to 300,000 artisans are attached to this profession. Typically, Chikankari ( Lucknowi Chikan) mostly famous in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. This art was center point of these 3 countries only. but now it has wings thanks to NRIs and Globalization. In western world, Chikankari has also made a mark with lot of exporters form India started selling chikankari embroidery to USA (United States of America), UK (United Kingdom), Singapore and Australia. But the choice is a bit different. In western world, the taste is different but chikankari embroidery is same. Here are couple of western wear chikankari tops, Tunics and Skirts. One such exporter is Dress365days.
Chiffon is the French word for a cloth or rag, is a
lightweight, balanced plain-woven sheer fabric woven of alternate S- and Z-twist
crepe (high-twist) yarns. The twist in the crepe yarns puckers the fabric
slightly in both directions after weaving, giving it some stretch and a
slightly rough feel.
Chiffon is made from cotton, silk or synthetic fibers.
Chiffon can be dyed to almost any shade, but chiffon made from polyester can be
difficult to dye. Under a magnifying glass it resembles a fine net or mesh
which gives chiffon some see-through properties.
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When sewing chiffon, many crafters layer tissue paper in
between the two pieces being sewn together. The tissue paper helps keep the
fabric together, with the rough surface of the tissue holding the chiffon in
place while it is handled. After sewing, the tissue paper can be carefully
ripped out. Chiffon is also pinnable, as it will spring …
Lucknow Chikankari Embroidery and Gotapatti
Here are few Lucknow chikankari embroidery work with gotapatti mirror work. You can get these beautiful pieces from Dress365days website. "We would like to experiment and create different types of fusion work blending chikankari embroidery from lucknow with gota, mirror , mukaish kamdani wire work. Sometimes we use pearl also" says Anchal Gupta owner , Dress365days. "We sell all our products through online and only from our website. We don't have any other presence expect Bangalore and Lucknow."
If you are looking for designer lucknowi chikankari Anarkali in pure georgette fabric with heavy Muqaish, Kamdani and Badla work or heavy chikankari embroidery, you can buy from dress365days.com they have huge collection of heavy chikankari embroidery apparel . Designer and heavy Badla Yoke chikankari anarkali women buy either for wedding or some party functions etc. Since the fabric used is pure georgette these can be easily dyed in the colour of your choice.
Order your pure georgette chikankari anarkali from dress365days.com, they have their workshop in Lucknow and provide extremely good quality product. Majority of their pure georgette gotapatti and muqaish work get exported to USA, Australia, Singapore, Dubai , Middle East , Pakistan and UK.
You can see some samples of Dress365days yoke gota patti anarkali .