Chikankari Embroidered Midi Shirt Dress

Hand Embroidered Chikankari

The history of Chikankari dates back to the third century BC. Hand-carved wooden blocks are used to print patterns onto fabric. Women in rural India then embroider onto those patterns in up to 32 different stitches to create timelessly elegant garments. Grassroot works with rural artisans to create local employment opportunities, empowering every village to become a self-sustaining unit.

Chikankari Embroidered Midi Shirt Dress

Regular Price: $325.00

Special Price $130.00

Description

This season, let pastel peach be your best friend. Adorned with chikankari embroidery in bird motifs meticulously done by hand, this cotton silk shirt dress with a detachable belt, hidden placket and long sleeves with ruffled cuffs will be your saviour for those soirees.

Style Tips: Complete this dress with white strappy heels for a resplendent ensemble, ideal for an evening look.

Dry Clean Only 

Iron With Low Heat

Style No. SS17PW086

Garment Length 43”
Model Height 5'10"
Model Wears Size XS
Fit Fit and Flared
Fabric Outer Shell - Chanderi Voile + Inner Shell - Cotton Voile
Content Outer Shell - 70% Cotton 30% Silk , Inner Shell - 100% Voile
Sl Length 25"

Hand Embroidered Chikankari

The history of Chikankari dates back to the third century BC. Hand-carved wooden blocks are used to print patterns onto fabric. Women in rural India then embroider onto those patterns in up to 32 different stitches to create timelessly elegant garments. Grassroot works with rural artisans to create local employment opportunities, empowering every village to become a self-sustaining unit.