A little bird came and told us that you have got engaged. Woohoo! It’s time for party sharty and celebrations. But why do I see sweat trickling down from your face? Feeling worried about where and how to go about doing wedding shopping?
Well, India is a place where there is no shortage of bridal stores (just as there is no shortage of brides and grooms). And the best place for shopping in India are also quite many. Only thing you need to do is get your wedding budget in order, so that you can hop around to best places to go wedding shopping.
Best Shopping Destinations In India For Bridal Wear
Now get a pen and paper as I tell you some of the best shopping destinations in India where you can get amazing bridal outfits and jewelry for yourself.
Talk of saadi dilli and the best place for shopping in India is Chandni Chowk. This is the best place to buy bridal lehenga at affordable price tag and detailed work. In fact, you can buy the complete wedding attire for yourself, your would-be husband, your family and your in-laws from Chandni Chowk exclusive stores such as Ram Kishan sarees, CTC Emporio and Lehenga house.
Apart from Chandni Chowk, there is Ajmal Khan Road, Karol Bagh which has been the mecca for wedding shopping for years together. Here you get gorgeous wedding lehengas at New Handloom Emporium, Meena Bazaar, Satya Paul, Frontier Raas, Frontier Bazaar. And then there is Chhabra 555 which offers sarees, suits and lehengas at wholesale prices.
For those of you who want your bridal attire to be designed by fashion designers, there are many options like Anamika Khanna, Amrita Thakur, Bhumika Grover, Ogaan owned by Kavita Bhartia, Tarun Tahiliani, Shantanu & Nikhil, and Anjalee and Arjun Kapoor and the likes which you will find in the streets of Shahpur Jat, Hauz Khas, South Extension and Greater Kailash I (M and N Block Market), Greater Kailash 2 (M Block Market).
You know the famous saying Mumbai is the fashion capital of India. It is also one of the best wedding shopping places. Beyond the seascapes and B-town glamour, you will find bride shopping places catering to different budgets. Natraj Market in Malad, Mumbai is what Chandni Chowk is to Delhi. And when it comes to jewelry shopping, then Zaveri Bazaar is your must-visit place.
As far as designer stores are concerned, the labels include Ritu Kumar, Anita Dongre, Manish Malhotra, Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla and more. Drop in at Ensemble and Aza where you can get outfits by top designers at one place.
You can also get your bridal outfits from stores like Seasons, Roopkala, Friendship, Aishwarya Design Studio and Bawree Fashion at half the price. Try out markets like Masrani Estate, Gandhi Market and Bhuleshwar area for budget buys.
The Pink City Jaipur is where you will see royalty, colour and heritage in full bloom. MI Road, C-scheme and Amber Road are the best place to buy bridal lehenga, and explore options for an ideal wedding attire and trousseau. At M.I. Road, you can get pretty oxidized silver jewellery which can be worn with western as well traditional Indian wear.
For jewelry, drop in at Gem Palace and Johri Bazar where you will get gold, silver, precious and semi-precious gem stones.
The city of Kolkata fills your heart with sweet melodies and Durga Puja. But when it comes to best wedding shopping places then this city has joy to offer. Burrabazar and Gariahat are the best bride shopping places.
There are designers and multi designer outlets such as 85 Landsdowne Road, Simaaya, Sabyasachi, Bon Bibi Kolkata.
When you go down South in Chennai, three things greet you – Gold, Kanjeevaram and Temples. It means when it comes to bridal attire, the exquisite silk saree at Khader Nawaz Khan Road here has to be there on your must-visit list.
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As for Kanjivaram saris, Nalli, Sarangi, and Pothy stores are famous all over India. Make sure that you look for silk mark tags. They are an assurance of best silk.
Call the charming city of Hyderabad an IT hub, a city of Nawabs or Biryani, but for the brides-to-be this place is best place for shopping in India. If a Nawabi wedding is on your mind, then visit the poshest locations in Hyderabad like Banjara Hills and Jubilee Hills to get the best wedding look.
Hope your search for best wedding shopping places in India has got its answers with the Best Shopping Destinations in India mentioned above.
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