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Embroidered Skirts

Embroidered long skirts are famous for their royal look and rich feel. Indian embroidered long skirts come in different styles and designs. Any skirt whether silk, crepe, cotton, georgette gets an enhanced look with embroidery.

The embroidered skirts can be divided into two categories:
  • Hand Embroidered Skirts
    Hand embroidered skirt is a result of the efforts done by our craftsmen. In such type of skirts, the embroidery work is embellished with threads. Chikankari, kantha, phulkari are famous hand emroidery used in such skirts. There are many decorative items that can be also embroidered along with the thread like stars, beads, moti, gungroo, laces, stones and jewels etc.
  • Machine Embroidered Skirts
    In machine embroidered skirts, the main component of embroidery is threads of different colors and fabric like cotton, polyester, silk, resham, silver, gold etc. Machine embroidery has better look than the hand embroidered skirt.
Design patterns on embroidered skirts depend on some popular type of works such as:
  • Embroidery work
  • Patch work
  • Floral work
  • Lace work
  • Bead work

The fashion focus below the waist has been fairly ethnic. Embroidered skirts in vibrant colours, patterns, fabric are always attractive. While the heavy embroidered ones are preferred during marriage and other celebrations, the light embroidered ones give a very graceful look.
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