White embroidered silk kurta dress with traditional Lucknowi hand-embroidery.
These beautiful dresses are handmade in India and feature delicate traditional Lucknowi hand-embroidery known as 'Chikkan' or 'shadow work'. The embroidery is done on the reverse side of the fabric to create 'shadows', and can take up to four weeks to complete.
Many people around the world go to Lucknow to have their garments embroidered as this delicate skill requires finesse and is particular to the region. Muzungu Sisters continues to value and champion artisans whose hand-embroidery is truly an art form and makes each of our Embroidered Silk Dresses a unique piece to treasure for years to come.
All our silks are 100% OEKO-TEX certified, this means that our fabrics are free from of all harmful chemicals and gentle on your skin. Textiles can only be certified if all components meet the rigorous test criteria submitted from raw materials through finished products.
Size and fit The model is 179cm/5'9" and wears size S Length: 132cm
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