Chikankari embroidery is my personal favourite! There is something very elegant about the regional embroidery that makes it stand out. Chikan work is one thread embroidery technique which is unmatched and every woman must own a piece. Every woman loves to wear chikankari, it works well for everyone and available in multiple colours. If you are looking for some inspiration, then take notes from Janhvi Kapoor. The new star kid on the block owns a lot of classic chikankari kurtas and sets. Scroll down to see the best ones she donned in the past.
Vibrant Pink Set
Janhvi Kapoor has a thing for ethnic wear and its quite evident. Be it to the airport or for a casual outing around the city, Janhvi Kapoor likes to carry easy breezy kurta sets. How stunning is this bright pink chikankari kurta and palazzo set? Janhvi was spotted at the airport wearing this pretty pink outfit. For footwear, she picked a pair of multicoloured juttis. For accessories, she wore silver earrings and carried a blue sling bag.
Light Blue Chikankari Kurta With White Pants
A lightweight and beautifully embroidered kurta like this one can be worn to a family get together or a puja at home. Janhvi Kapoor paired her icy blue kurta with plain white pants. For footwear, she picked a pair of clear sandals. For accessories, Janhvi wore a pair of silver jhumkas. Her hair were blow dried and kept on the sides. Like always, she opted for a minimal makeup look for the day event.
Green Short Kurta And White Chikankari Palazzos
Chikankari kurtas are so versatile, you can team them with multiple bottoms. Janhvi Kapoor during a promotional event wore a green chikankari kurta with wide-leg chikankari palazzos. Janhvi completed her outfit with a white coloured embroidered net dupatta. For footwear, she wore silver kolhapuris. She kept her face makeup-free.
White Chikankari Set With Crochet Detail
A white chikankari suit set is a classic piece every woman should own. During these hot summers, white is one colour that is a must-have! Janhvi Kapoor has a lot of whites in her closet and she is snapped carrying them for her casual outings on most days. Janhvi Kapoor's chikankari suit set had crochet detailing on the kurti and pants. Clearly, when combined with other techniques, chikankari adds to the aesthetic appeal of the outfit. Janhvi Kapoor carried her kurta with embroidered juttis. A pair of silver earrings was her choice of accessory with the look.
Peach Kurta With White Palazzos
There is no easy outfit than a kurta and palazzo set. Especially during these hot summers, not many of us enjoy OTT outfits. Chikankari kurta sets are a great pick, comfortable and elegant at the same time. Janhvi Kapoor was spotted in this easy peach chikankari kurta at the airport which she teamed with white chikankari palazzo pants. She carried the look with a classic pair of stud earrings. Janhvi accessorised the outfit with a tote bag.
Janhvi Kapoor is a pro at carrying Indian wear. Agree? Her ethnic picks are simple, but the girl indeed knows how to make a statement. If you have a thing for Indian wear just like Janhvi Kapoor then you must invest in pretty and easy-breezy kurtas like these. They work well for so many different occasions.
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