Hand-embroidery is an intricate art that requires hours of labour and creative skills. Which is why finding the right tailor can be quite a task. Be it blouses, dresses, Kurtis, saris or ghagra-cholis, we found five skilful tailors in Pune who will not only hand-embroider but also do custom designing. Take a look:
Give Your Outfits A Makeover With Hand-Embroidery From These 5 Tailors
V.B Banavalkar In Shukrawar Peth
Established in 1950, this age-old shop situated in Shukrawar Peth boasts of a rich tailoring and designing history. With a wide range of designs available, you can bring your old/new blouses or saris and get them hand-embroidered. Specialising in zardozi form of embroidery, the work done here is impeccable, organic and without the use of any modern equipment.
Libaz Boutique On MG Road
Situated in Clover Centre on the busy MG road, Libaz boutique is a go-to place for anyone who wants to opt for customised embroidery designs. Starting at INR 1200, the tailor suggests best-suited designs after reviewing your outfits. Be it kadai work or patch embroidery, they will do it all with finesse and give your outfit a perfect makeover.
Affan Hand Embroidery In Mohammadwadi
In a little corner of Sayyed Nagar in Mohammadwadi, this tiny shop is well-known for hand-embroidery and heavy Arabic designs. The masterji himself pays attention while the designing is being done. Prices depend on the type of design, length of cloth and kind of fabric material, but are very reasonable compared to other shops. Next time you wanna opt for heavy chikan work or kadai work, you know where to head.
Rangeen Kapaas In Koregaon Park
This place in Lane number 5 is all about cotton and hand block prints. If you want to break free from typical forms of embroidery and want something more traditional and unique, we suggest you keep this place in your must-visit list. Specialising in Gota work, a traditional form of Rajasthani embroidery, you can get design made on your outfits or also check out the vast collection of kurtis sporting this work.
Poshakh In Shivaji Nagar
As soon as you enter the shop, it reeks of elegance. We love that the warm and friendly owner goes the extra mile to understand the customers' tailoring needs. Be it for a fancy event or a simple on, they have a wide collection of embroidery designs to choose from, fitting all kinds of budgets. We hear that this place specialises in fusion designs that best go with chikan work and patch embroidery work.