Chikan Embroidery of Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. Different specialists work with different types of stitches. For example, open work is not done by embroiderers who do the filling work - each worker completes his/her bit and the fabric is then sent to the next embroiderer. The wages for each job are fixed separately.
Gulabkar Lahariya Hand Embroidered Pashmina Shawl - This beautiful collectors piece has been made by Najibabadi craftsman and rafoogar imitating antique woven designs of the dorukha Kashmir jamawar shawls of the Avadh court. - This Kashmiri Pashmina shawl is fully hand embroidered in anchor thread. - This piece took one year to embroider.