are a new face to the traditional embroidery. Chikankari is the most popular artwork of Lucknow and one of the most important and renowned embroidery of India. Lucknowi Chikankari is most gently done on muslin cloth, georgette, chiffon and other fabrics with white thread. Flat stitches, embossed stitches and small stitches are some stitches which make the fabric look more enhancing and beautiful. A fabric that is to be adorned with chikankari embroidery undergoes through the five distinct stages which is stitching, printing, embroidery, washing and finishing. In chikankari, creeper motif is the most common design and the floral motifs jasmine, rose, flowering stems, lotus, etc. are the most popular ones. Chikankari Embroidery is not only done on garments but also on various home furnishing items like table covers, bedsheets, curtains and accessories like handbags/batua. Chikankari Accessories looks authentic and chikankari handbags and batuas goes well with ethnic wear.