Technique: Chikankari

The name Chikan derives from the Persian word Chakin or Chikeen meaning a cloth wrought with needlework. Chikankari (process of chikan) is an ancient from of white floral embroidery, an open work pattern, jali (lace) or shadow-work. Chikankari was basically invented in Lucknow, (India) during the Mughal era and was inspired by Persian designs.
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Bollywood’s king Shah Rukh Khan walked the ramp with Anushka Sharma for Mijwan Summer 2017—a fundraiser charity show by Shabana Azmi.The NGO Mijwan Welfare Society is named after a town in Uttar Pradesh. It was established by Shabana Azmi’s late father Kaifi Azmi. The NGO concentrates on resuscitating the specialty of chikankari embroider by making…

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