Guide to Look Ravishing in Red Chikankari Kurtas

Red is such a powerful color. It commands respect and personifies power; provided, you wear it in an articulate way. Red Chikankari kurta designs are the ideal blend of traditional charm and modern appeal. This statement color can make you look and feel like the true diva that you are and make heads turn, wherever you go. 

If you want to rock a stunning red kurta design, check out the exquisite collection at The House Of Chikankari to take your pick.

Selecting the Perfect Red Chikankari Kurta From HOC

One thing you need to remember while choosing a red kurta design is to look for the exact shade of red you are looking for. The idea is to look for something that resonates with your skin tone and makes you glow. 

House Of Chikankari has a dedicated range of products called Surkh-The Hues Of Red that has a number of red kurta designs to spoil you for choice:

Nuha Chikankari Mulmul Straight Kurta

This red mulmul Chikankari Kurta has a refreshing print and elegant Chikankari work. You can style it as per the order of your day and dazzle in your ethnic look. 

Sultana Chikankari Georgette Sleeveless Straight Kurta Set

If you are looking for something absolutely exquisite, check out this Chilankari and Mukaish work straight kurta set. The georgette fabric will hit your body like a dream and therefore the silhouette of this kurta set is very grateful. This is perfect for a formal event like a cocktail party or evening out with friends and family. 

Nur Chikankari Mulmul Gharara Set

This delightful mulmul Gharara set is made from a lightweight and breathable material which makes it perfect for summers. You can style this mulmul chikankari kurta with dainty accessories and put together an enchanting day look. 

Elevating Your Red Chikankari Kurta With Accessories 

Accessorizing is a great way to spruce up any look. While styling a red Chikankari kurta, you can adhere to the following tips:

  • Dull gold or oxidized gold will look very good with your red kurta set. You can choose gold earrings, ear cuffs, rings, bracelets, etc. 
  • Depending upon your make-up and hairstyle, you can also experiment with hair accessories such as maang tikka, paasa, etc. 
  • Never underestimate your footwear, while styling your outfit. Look for embroidered mules, Punjabi juttis, or Jodhpuris, depending on the look that you want to create. You can also select sleek gold heels, for a more polished and formal look. 
  • You can opt for a sling bag, or a clutch to complete your look. 

Bottoms and Silhouettes To Go With Red Chikankari Kurtas

Red Chikankari Kurta can be styled with bottomwear like straight pants or Palazzo depending upon the style of your kurta. You can opt for matching or contrasting bottoms to put together a cohesive look. The color will depend upon the end look that you wish to create. If you want to go for a classic combination that doesn't look too overwhelmed by red, you can choose white bottom wear. Experiment with different colors to create new looks. For the fabric of your bottomwear, you can choose from a range of options like cotton, mulmul, rayon, etc. 


The poise of traditional Lucknowi Chikankari coupled with the vivacious charm of red, creates bespoke outfits that will make you look and feel like utter royalty. House Of Chikankari has some of the most amazing red hurts designs that will help you embrace the persona of this deep hue and use it as an extension of your own vibrant personality. With the right styling, makeup and, accessories you can literally paint the town red in House Of Chilankari’s gorgeous red ensembles.


  • Why is red a popular choice for Chikankari kurtas?

Red is synonymous with passion, energy, and charm. When all these endowments are amalgamated with the elegance of Chikankari, it becomes a stellar combination. Moreover, red color has been attributed to auspicious occasions in many cultures and therefore it has become a preferred color choice for traditional attire.

  • How do I choose the right shade of red for my skin tone?

If you have a fair skin tone, you can opt for brighter shades of red, and people with medium tones can go for slightly warmer and deeper shades of red. No matter what shade you choose, don't forget to wear it with confidence and nothing can stop you from achieving your look. 

  • What kind of makeup and hairstyle should I choose with a red chikankari kurta?

It depends on the occasion for which you are choosing the outfit. You can go for a ‘no-make-up’ look and a neat hairstyle if you wish to create a minimalist look. Try experimenting with different hairstyles and statement jewelry to add more drama to your final look.