Lucknowi Chikankari is one of its kind hand embroidery, a variety of stitching styles are involved in chikan embroidery. It takes many years for an artisan to master the techniques of chikankari, chikan embroidery requires discipline and precision of detail in its formation. As a result, this art cannot be replicated anywhere. There are 32 stitches of chikankari, which are broadly classified into Raised stitch, Embossed and Flat stitch and Open Trellis. There’s no denying that Bollywood celebrities are the best source of inspiration for ethnic outfits, and chikankari embroidered outfits are their favourite. From film promotions to weddings, the stars have worn chikankari lehengas or anarkali suits everywhere—and in every iteration possible. Also promoting handlooms and Indian embroideries supports Indian artisans and local designers who thrive upon the vast range of Indian art and heritage which are unique in every sense. there is no dearth of range designs and colour that Indian states have to offer to fashion lover. Here are some of the best dressed Bollywood actresses in Chikankari work.
Sara Ali Khan
The young millennial actress is known for her style and panache and inspires millions of girls around the globe with her sensible fashion choices. Sara Ali Khan is adorns western clothes with as much ease as she adorns ethnic wear. The actress has been spotted wearing chikankari salwar suit many a times especially during her visit to temples or mosques where she has been seen donating to poor people as well. here she pairs her simple kurta with a dip-dyed aqua blue and pink dupatta which came with woven gold border and intricate butis.
Tara Sutaria is an the next generation of bollywood sirens who is known for her glamorous avtars in beautiful gowns and trendy dresses but she has also been seen flaunting her love for Indian ethnic wears and often in chikankari suits. here she adorns an elegant ivory chikankari kurta set. She elevated her look by pairing it with ivory satin salwar that added a luxe touch to her casual ensemble. Kohl-rimmed eyes and dewy skin completed her beauty look. If you are all for neutrals this season then style your kurta with any luxe palazzos or salwar from your collections. Don’t forget to accessorise with easy silver earrings.
kareena Kapoor Khan
Kareena Kapoor Khan is undisputed queen of Bollywood divas and she has also been applauded for her fashion choices during her pregnancy. Bebo is truly a fashionista and time again she has proved it right. For an event, the actress donned a chikankari lehenga suit by Delhi-based designer label Narjis. The pale pink monochrome ensemble featured a full skirt, pearl-embellished blouse, and a sheer dupatta with the same Lucknowi threadwork as the bottom. She accessorised her look with a statement pearl drop gold chaandbalis and her wedding ring.
The hot bollywood actress proves that when she decides she can epitomise Indian looks as well. She also proves how Chikankari clothes can be best during Covid-19 times . Not only Chikankari dresses are comfortable but also stylish and elegant. Here Kiara flaunts an ombré dyedpink kurta, with dainty embellishment. She paired her fuss-free look with matching trousers in white, embroidered juttis, and her staple Dior Book Tote in a monochrome houndstooth pattern.
Janhvi Kapoor shows us Chikanai dresses are not all about white peach pink or neutral pallet clothes but also about colour and sparkle. In a throwback picture she was seen dressed in a bold orange Lucknowi chikankari kurta came with intricate floral embroidery in white. If you’re looking to add colour to your wardrobe along with style and seamless comfort of cotton clothes we will recommend you to buy a nice Chikanikari kurta with intricate designs and lovely fruity floral colours to sail through summer season easily.