There are many stitches used in Indian ethnic chikan embroidery.
Shadow work is the most common.
Eyelet stitches are also widely used. Sometimes herringbone, running stitches are also used. 133 more words
I was enchanted with this silk crepe fabric with small zari border. The colours reminded me of red grapes.
The idea was to incorporate zari threads, gold beads, dark pink pearl beads and stones in to the embroidery, 43 more words