Chikankari Embroidered Ruffle Shift 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 Ruffle Shift Dress

Regular Price: $325.00

Special Price $163.00

Description

A beautiful dress in a beautiful pastel hue. With its ruffle detailing and tassel tie-up detailing on the yoke, peasant sleeves and intricate white floral hand embroidery all over, the dress emanates sheer femininity.

Style Tips: Pair with metallic brogues for a polished finish. Perfect for Monday lunches.

Dry Clean Only 

Iron With Low Heat

Style No. SS17PW087

Garment Length 33”
Model Height 5'10"
Model Wears Size XS
Fit Relaxed
Fabric Outer Shell - Chanderi Voile + Inner Shell - Cotton Voile
Content Outer Shell - 70% Cotton 30% Silk , Inner Shell - 100% Voile
Sl Length 22.5"

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.