Yellow Hand Embroidered Chikankari Georgette Dupatta
This is a hand embroidered chikankari Dupatta. Chikan is a delicate and artfully done hand embroidery on a variety of textile fabric . White thread is embroidered on cool, pastel shades of light muslin and cotton , georgette garments. Lucknow is the heart of the chikankari industry today and the variety is known as Lucknowi chikan.
FABRIC: Georgette is a sheer fabric and is traditionally made from silk. This fabric looks thin and is lightweight in nature. It is strong and more durable. Since this fabric has draping property it is not easy to sew it. Using of needles on this fabric spoils the fabric material by leaving needles holes on the material. So avoid using pins on this fabric. Georgette fabric is mostly used in formal women wear to give a fabulous chic look. It is easy to maintain but hard to stitch and sew. Due to its thin texture, the fabric is also used as a layer in a larger garment without adding to the weight of the overall costume or giving out a bulky look.
CARE: Hand wash, Usage of a very light detergent, Air drying is apt as over-exposure to sunlight often causes the fabric to lose its color.
NOTE: There may be a slight colour variation in the image from original product due to various reasons like configuration of computer monitor, colour scheme of computer, lighting of the photograph etc.