Chickankari is an ancient traditional embroidery style which is basically practiced in Lucknow, India. The stitches used in this art is Herringbone stitches which are actually done at the back side which as a result, leaves running stitches at the front which is also known as shadow work. Traditionally, it is done on off whites but nowadays the colored version is equally becoming popular. Here are some ways to flaunt your chickan piece…..
Long Chickankari Kurta with mirror work Plazzo
Manish Malhotra’s Short Chickankari Kurta with Patiala Salwar
Classic Off White Chickankari Short kurta with Churidaar
Long Chickan Anarkali Style
Chickankari Saree matched with contrast pattern blouse
Chickankari teemed with contrast color Dupatta
Chickankari with Contrast Net Dupatta