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Lucknow Chikan Handicrafts




Samriddhi Creation

Chikan name is originated from a Persian term called Chakin that 'means Kashitakaari' (embroidery).
Earlier it was done with white thread on white muslin but the quality and variation evolved over the years keeping up with the fashion needs and demand for variety.

Process of Chikankari

The process of producing Chikan embroidered items is a long and arduous process that involves the hard work of hundreds of labourers. This allows us to ensure that the cloth you wear is made with the best of skills and all due care has been taken to provide you only with the top quality of materials.

The production process involves the following steps

Procurement of Raw Material: The raw materials consisting of various types of fabrics such as cotton, tricot, teri rubia, silk and terivoile are purchased in bulk from the manufacturing centers according to the requirements and are stored in the godown.Cutting of the Material: The material is first cut in bulk, either manually or via machines. The fabrics are then subject to specific cutting, by hand, into desired shapes of different apparels like kurtas, pyjamas, maxies and shirts by experiences and skilled cutters.Cut Material is Stitched: The fabrics are then stitched via sewing machines as per the different sizes and shapes and are readied for the next stage which is block printing.Designs are Block Printed: The various designs are then printed on the desired fabric by using wooden blocks, blue coloring agent and ‘Gum’ so that the designs printed do not fade off easily.Printed Designs are Embroidered: This is the most intricate, meticulous and time consuming part of the entire process. Using different types of Chikan embroidery, like tepchi, jaali, ulta bakhiya and more, the workers use their hand to loop threads over the design.Washing of the Fabric: The readied fabrics are then washed to drive out dirt and present the clean apparel to the discerning purchaser. They are then ironed and packed.Fabric Undergoes Quality Check: The washed, ironed and neatly folded fabrics are then subject to detailed checking by the firm’s officials for any defects. The final step involves loose thread cutting, price stamping, packing and loading for delivery.Customers can buy products via Whatsapp and website. Modes of accepted payment online payment.

Our Mission

From the faith restored in us by our valuable customers, we promise to keep up to your expectations by introducing the best quality chikankari apparel in the most stunning designs and colors on a weekly basis.

The Beginning

Our dream to promote the marvelous art of chikankari from the city of Nawabs, Lucknow. Their aim was to reach out to the masses with a varied and affordable hand embroidered chikankari collection. With the e-commerce industry being at its peak in India.

We are serving customers with high quality Lucknow chikankari garments like Chikan Cotton Long tops, Embroidered Chikan Kurtis, Chikan sarees, Salwar kameez and Chikankari unstitched suit materials, he continual patronage of our clients has put us in the league of leading chikan manufacturers, exporters and retailers of authentic chikan in Lucknow – the city of Nawabs.

We offer on our Website, a wide collection of classical array of deftly crafted variety of embroidered chikan fabrics and garments in pristine white, which truly is poetry on fabric. We also have, meandered into the realms of colourful pageantry to bring you a fine blend of colours, hues and options with the choice of fabrics such as voile, cambric, terryvoile, organdy, chanderi, silk, georgette & crepe etc. with the addition of some innovative and imaginative fusion of Chikankari with Aari, Zardozi and Kamdani to meet your festive and trousseau requirements.

Our exposure to the world markets through our export division has oriented us to achieve international finishes and designs with special emphasis on trimmings, cuts and fits on our stitched garments.

Constant endeavors of our designers and artisans, over the last three decades with proliferation of some very interesting inputs and suggestions from our esteemed clients have enormously assisted us in carving out a niche for ourselves in the Chikan industry and thus enabling us, to serve you better. Hand-carved wooden blocks are used to mark out elaborate pattern for this artistry.Awadh’s royal regalia, paisleys, floral and symmetrical motifs, inspired by Persian art, define Chikankari embroidery. Chikan motifs are also linked and inspired by the Taj Mahal’s floral and geometrical patterns in Pietra dura. A single motif using different type of stitch forms is worked upon by different specialists for each stitch to give the fabric a unique air, unparalleled in any other form of Hand Embroidery.

Three reasons Why to shop from lucknowchikanhandicrafts.com

1. Style Statement: At lucknowchikanhandicrafts.com, we are fully committed to committed to ameliorate Style Quotient (SQ) of our esteemed patrons. To live up to the expectations of our niche clientele, our in-house designers work in close association with our ‘KARIGARS’ based in outskirts of Lucknow, to create exclusive handmade outfits which enables us to revive the rare craft with each creation.

2.No Middlemen Business: lucknowchikanhandicrafts.com delivers its exclusive merchandise directly to its esteemed customers at the most pocket friendly prices by avoiding margins under traditional Manufacture-Wholeseller-Retailer chain concept.

3.Shop for a cause: Whenever You shop from lucknowchikanhandicrafts.com, we utilise a portion of our revenues for upliftment of families of Chikankari KARIGARS in rural Uttar Pradesh, which makes You our partner in doing our bit towards socio-economic responsibility.

Your Satisfaction is our Driving Force and we are committed to give You a happy & satisfying shopping experience!

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