Sandhya, Charcoal Grey Chanderi Stole with Chikankari Embroidery and Fardi ka Kaam
This scintillating charcoal grey Chanderi stole with hand-embroidered Chikankari work and 'fardi ka kaam' carries a tinge of royalty. Renowned for its subtle elegance, Chikankari work started as a white-on-white embroidery, mostly in the form of floral designs. The exquisite embroidery art picked up various colours and patterns in its journey through time. 'Fardi', literally means dots - the small metallic dots embellished by hand using silver plated metal wires are a part of the traditional ornamenting technique called 'fardi ka kaam'. It is often cross-referred as Mukaish or badla work, a similar metal embroidery technique.Dimensions
80.3L x 30W
204L x 76.2WColour
Chanderi fabric - 80% cotton + 20% silk.
For mukaish work - silver plated steel wire
Dry clean only
Hand embroidered - please allow for minor irregularities. Product may vary slightly from the image.
“Art and culture flow from every nook and corner of Lucknow” says Uma Tripathi about the artisanal heritage rooted in the city. Even though she graduated with a degree in law from Lucknow University, her first love had always been design. Reflecting the influence that...View Full Collection