Shyamal Chikan has been in the industry of Chikankari for past 30 years. Tourists from all parts of the world visit Shyamal Chikan to Buy Chikankari fabrics, replete with breath taking patterns embroidered masterfully by experienced artisans.
Initially, the embroidery pattern was only imprinted on Muslin, but over time artisans began imprinting the pristine patterns of Chikankari on a variety of fabrics like Silk, Pashmina, Georgette, Cotton, Chiffon, etc. and gradually became used as chikankari fabrics. Shyamal Chikan has taken several steps further in keeping this innovation in chikankari fabrics by creating exquisite pieces.So this delicate and masterfully perfected art has also been translated into fabrics like organza, mulmul chanderi, chanderi silk, viscose georgette, tissue chanderi, khadi, net, kota silk, kota doria, etc.
Viscose Georgette is a light, flowy fabric that is fairly breathable. It is often used as a sheer layer in a wedding dress over satin or dupioni.
Organza is a lightweight, sheer, plain-woven fabric that was originally made from silk.Organza fabric is a lightweight, plain weave material with a crisp hand.
Chanderi Silk fabric is produced by weaving silk and golden zari in cotton yarn that results in the creation of a shimmery texture. Chanderi silk fabric is famous for its fine texture, transparency and great work in art and design.
It is light weight fabric and very soft in feel. Mul Chanderi fabric is famous for its fine texture, transparency, soft feel and great work in art and design.
Tissue is made of silk and mercerized yarns, giving it a base and reflection. They are distinguished by the use of golden or silver threads in the weaving process.
Khadi Silk Fabric sits comfortable, light weight, soft and feels smooth to skin therefore attracts a lot of buzz.
Net is an open-mesh fabric with coarse construction which is created by knotting the mesh similar to the knot of a fisherman. It is a fine,thin and fabric .