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Trivia: Chikankari is an ancient art form and involves great sense of awareness. It is a process of hand embroidery. where the wooden blocks are hand chiseled in various design patterns and the natural stew for printing is prepared using Neel or Bluing Agent.
Commonly used in households for whitening of clothes while washing and printed on the cloth. Chikankari hand embroidery has elegantly done using needlecraft embroidery.
The artisans usually create individual motifs or bootis of flowers (rose, lotus, jasmine, creepers, leaves, etc.
Dry cleaning is recommending to maintain the life of this embroidery. However, this also depends on the fabric used. A few fabrics, for example, silk, should be laundered however others, similar to cotton, can be hand washed.
32 different types of stitches of Chikankari, broadly classified into Raised stitch, embossed and flat stitch.