Mehrunisa: Handcrafted Gold and Silver Gota Embellishments Inspired by The Mughal Era

Mehrunisa is a collection that comprises everything beautiful; it is a collection that signifies femininity, radiance, and warmth in the most beautiful ways. The name Mehrunisa, in Arabic, means ‘beautiful woman.' The glory of our enchanting collection encapsulates a peculiar miscellany of contemporary fashion clothing manifesting from the ethos of the Rajasthani traditional craft of Gota Patti. Inspiring your spring-summer wardrobe must-haves, our collection serves a variety of silhouettes that ingeniously represent subtle, muted glamour.

Mehrunisa introduces a glimpse of the Chanderi-Rajasthani repertoire with delicately crafted Gota Patti work over the beautiful expanse of Chanderi masterpieces. Inspired by the artworks of Persian craftsmen who were brought to India by Emperor Humayun in the Mughal Era, Mehrunisa brings to you the incredible art of Gota Patti. Our collection offers you Chanderi handlooms richly adorned with deft hand embroidery. With this article, let’s take a glimpse at some of our most beautiful outfits from the Mehrunisa Collection that you will want to add to your wardrobes right away!

The Treasures of Mehrunisa

Mehrunisa is a collection that boasts extraordinarily appealing outfits ranging from Chanderi silk sarees, Chanderi silk dupattas, blouses, and Chanderi silk suits. Here are a few of the many masterpieces by Mehrunisa you can easily find on the WeaverStory website or at the WeaverStory flagship store in Delhi.

Enticing Dress Suits

Dress suits are incredible outfits consisting of a kurta, a pant, and a dupatta. These supremely elegant outfits are easy to carry, easy to style, and feel comfortable enough to slay through a multitude of special occasions hassle-free.

Pista Green Chanderi Silk Gota Patti Sharara Set With Gold Tissue Dupatta


With a never-ending list of festivities and special occasions flooding your calendars, wardrobe staples including a short kurta, sharara, and dupatta become quintessential additions. This Pista green handloom Sharara set showcases a perfect blend of pastel shades adorning the eye-catching Gota Patti work. Both the pistachio green short kurta and the sharara are made using Chanderi silk fabric along with mal cotton lining. The scene-stealing kurta adorns elegant Gota work at the front, along the high neck, as well as in the back. The Gota panels adorned along the Sharara complement the beautiful short kurta. The alluring tissue dupatta adds a dreamy touch of elegance to the overall look. This outfit is an ideal pick to make a dramatic entrance at a mehendi ceremony and perhaps even at celebrations like a Raksha Bandhan extravaganza with family and an A-listers’ Diwali party.

Offwhite Chanderi Silk Scalloped Suit With Pink Dupatta


The Mehrunisa collection, as mentioned before, is everything but ordinary. This dreamy masterpiece was a must-have addition to the collection considering its unparalleled charm and Mughal-inspired appeal. With a blend of Chanderi silk and organza silk, the off-white kurta is tailored with a side gathered stitch, along with pants made from the same material, which makes it a pair worth investing in. Both the timeless white pieces have borders adorned with intricately crafted, delicate Gota Patti. The hints of gold make it look like it was pulled straight from the imperial closets of Mughal queens and princesses. The subtleness of white is complemented by a mesmerizing pink dupatta, which is richly decorated with delicate Gota motifs all along its expanse. The border of the beautiful pink dupatta is decorated with traditional Gota patti. When worn for traditional events, this Mehrunisa masterpiece is destined to make you stand out from the crowd.

Charming Chanderi Saree

Sarees have always had an emotional connection with Indian women. While some women are blessed with heirlooms bestowed upon them by their grandmothers and mothers, some fashion-forward women have wardrobes that boast a collection of handloom sarees that make them look drop-dead gorgeous.


Gota Patti with its Mehrunisa Collection. This spring, drape yourself in the magnificence of this off-white check textured maheshwari cotton silk saree that showcases intricate gota work on its pallu. Paying homage to the art and dedication of the Rajasthani craftsmen, this elegant saree is a perfect addition to your festive wardrobe. The delicate handmade tassels on the border add finesse and charm to the saree. It is lightweight, comfortable and stylish with its off-white and gold combination.

Off White Chanderi Saree With Gota Patti And Hand Embroidery


This enchanting off-white Chanderi saree is one of the most beautiful Gota Patti sarees you must add to your saree collection. Skilled Chanderi artisans have created this impressive work of art, which makes it an even more special piece to own. It is believed that draping a saree can accentuate your curves in the most beautiful ways, and we assure you that by investing in this alluring masterpiece, you are bound to look like a million dollars. The impressively crafted Rajasthani Gota Patti work and Zardozi work embellished on the pallu and border add a touch of royalty and opulence to the timeless fabric. When paired with vintage gold jewellery and fresh mogra or roses in the bun, this saree is destined to leave everyone feeling mesmerized by your charm.

Flowy Dupattas

Dupatta, also known as ‘chundari’ or ‘odhni,’ is a scarf-like fabric often used to cover the head and shoulders. While it is the primary use, dupattas these days are also used to add style statements to outfits.

Pink Chanderi Silk Dupatta


When short on ideas to rule the stage with your outfit, there is no going wrong with a statement dupatta. This designer pink dupatta is a Chanderi silk fabric richly adorned with mini Gota Patti motifs and beautiful hand embroidery in zardozi. While you are hooked on the beauty of the border, it is the color, authenticity of the fabric, and fine craftsmanship that truly add to its elegance. This alluring Chanderi dupatta can be paired with a white, green, or blue lehenga or dress suit. Its peculiar design makes it an apt choice for a variety of traditional and casual events.

Light Gold Cotton Tissue Dupatta


The Mehrunisa collection brings to you royal artworks that will look imperial and appealing in generations to come. Its lightweight design makes it easy to carry; the color makes it easy to style; and the craftsmanship makes it worth investing in. The delicate gold Gota motifs adorned all over its expanse steal the show. The gold border of the tissue dupatta adds a touch of royalty to its already extraordinary appeal. Its color and design make it an apt choice to style with a diverse range of outfits and colors. From subtle to bold, any of your looks can be seamlessly enhanced with this beautiful dupatta.

While these are just a few of the many Mehrunisa selections, you must explore more to make your spring-summer collection the one to stand out. Stay tuned to WeaverStory and explore the world of handlooms with us.

Author: Simran Shaikh