Intricate and artfully done lucknowi mukaish chikankari heavy hand embroidered maheshwari silk dupatta. Chikankari is a traditional textile decorative from Lucknow. It is very delicate and intricate hand embroidery work where thread is embroidered on cool, pastel shades of light cotton garments. In Kamdani, the wire attached to a small length of thread is pulled through the fabric with a needle, beautifully working into motifs. This is also referred to as ‘mukaish kaam’. Kamdani is fast becoming a rarity and most of the craftsmen are elderly men.
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Dastkar - Selected Craftspeople
From a large canvas of artisans across India, Dastkar partners to brings selected crafts-persons online on iTokri. Dastkar works with rural men and women to create indigenous crafts, the skills of which have been passed generation-to-generation. Dastkar, also a 'mela' expert, has been organizing crafts fairs across the country since two decades giving international exposure to artisans and beautiful handcrafted bliss to craft-lovers!! We at iTokri, love them for what they do!!