8 Fabulous Local Brands Known For Their Chikankari Collection That You've Gotta Bookmark
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For all those of you who have a thing for handcrafted clothes will understand the beauty of intricate Chikankari work. And so, we’re here to tell you about some amazeballs homegrown labels that boast of a gorgeous collection, dealing in this finely detailed thread work. From suits & sarees for women to kurtas for men and even home decor items, we have added them all to our list. So, let’s dive into it without any further delay!
1. Noorkari Chikankari
Noorkari Chikankari is a webstore with a wide collection of clothes that include sarees and kurtis with intricate detailing. Adorned with the famous Chikankari work on their merch, their collection will tempt the shopaholic in you. From sarees and unstitched kurtas to gorgeous lehengas and dupattas, they have it all. And their collection is not just limited to women, they have beautiful unstitched kurta fabrics for men as well.
Price | Rs 1,200 Onwards (Kurtis)
Shop Online Here | https://noorkari.com/index.php?route=common/home
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Noor-Chikankari-1823005237995274/
Skim Through Their Insta Feed | https://www.instagram.com/noorkari.lucknow/
Picture Credits: kriti_kamotra
The next one on the list also has an equally expansive collection of gorgeous Chikankari work that will make you want to snap ‘em up all. Apart from kurtas and sarees, they also do unstitched kurta fabrics, so that you can design it into whatever trendy option you’ve been crushing on, for the longest time. Sounds pretty cool, eh?
Price | Rs 16,500 Onwards (Saree)
Shop Online Here | https://ankaari.com/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/AnkaariClothing/
Skim Through Their Insta Feed | https://www.instagram.com/_ankaari/
3. The Loom
The Loom needs no introduction as they have already etched themselves into our hearts with their mind-blowing merch. But we just couldn’t help ourselves from mentioning this label for its intricately detailed work. The excellent craftsmanship available in pretty hues and trendy designs will surely find its way into your closets.
Price | Rs 825 Onwards (Cotton Pants)
Shop Online Here | https://bit.ly/2CynYQ7
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/theloomindia/
Skim Through Their Insta Feed | https://www.instagram.com/theloom.in/
4. Nazrana Chikan
Established over 20 years ago, this one will deliver you some exquisite pieces straight from ‘nawabo ka shaher’ AKA Lucknow. Their range includes Chikan cotton long tops, embroidered Chikan kurtis, Chikan sarees, salwar kameez and Chikankari unstitched suit materials, to name a few. Plus, they also have something for all you dashing men out there, after all, everyone should get a chance to dress up like a royal!
Price | Rs 600 Onwards (Short Kurti)
Shop Online Here | http://www.nazranachikan.com/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Nazranachikanofficial/
Skim Through Their Insta Feed | https://www.instagram.com/nazranachikan/
5. Shilpi Gupta
This designer label prides itself for selling collections that boasts of luxurious detailing and workmanship. The label offers a wide collection of clothes but we’re losing ourselves into their latest addition called Baahaar. It boasts of some finely detailed sarees and lehengas in vibrant colours that will definitely turn heads, making you feel like royalty.
Price | On Request
Shop Online Here | http://www.shilpigupta.in/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/shilpiguptacouture/
Skim Through Their Insta Feed | https://www.instagram.com/shilpiguptacouture/
6. ADA Designer Chikan Studio
We all love to dress up in some chic ethnic Chikankari wear (well, this whole list is based on this theme). But what if we told you that you can snag some gorgeous home decor items boasting of this artform? ‘Cause that’s exactly what we’re here to tell you. From table linens to curtains, you will find ‘em all at ADA Designer Chikan Studio, and we’re defo not complaining! After all, who doesn’t love a touch of elegance?
Price | Rs 850 Onwards (Kurtas For Men)
Shop Online Here | https://www.adachikan.com/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/adadesignerchikanstudio/
Skim Through Their Insta Feed | https://www.instagram.com/adachikan/
7. Anjul Bhandari
This designer is making sure that when you wear clothes it’s a pure experience. Her regal collection of everything from sarees to lehengas will leave you spellbound with how dazzling they look. Something for everyone, if you’re looking to spoil yourself, then this homegrown label has been crafted just for you. Sounds like a great place to indulge in some retail therapy, doesn't it?
Where | Ogaan (HKV) And Shahpur Jat
Price | On Request
Here’s Their Website | http://www.anjulbhandaricouture.com/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/anjulbhandaricouture/
Skim Through Their Insta Feed | https://www.instagram.com/anjulbhandari/
8. Ethnic And Beyond
One of the first things that probably comes to our minds when we say Chikankari, it’s suits and sarees, basically ethnic wear. But Ethnic And Beyond is here to change this notion. Their impressive range includes everything from dresses to crop tops and pants in elegant Chikankari work. If you love this work to bits, they’re making sure that you needn’t restrict yourself to just suits and sarees.
We have done our homework, now all you have to do is check them out while you go #VocalForLocal. Get, set and shop!