Shopping for women’s clothing can be quite tedious at times. With so much to choose from, so many styles and so much variety, one often gets confused. If malls are not your style, but you don’t want to compromise on quality, then here is a handy quick guide for all you shopaholics out there. Here is a list of inexpensive, affordable shopping options available in Delhi. Places like South Extension, among others are great options to look at.
Janpath Market is one of the busiest spots in the capital. From shoes to bags to accessories to scarves, this place is a goldmine for trinkets. You can also find exquisite lamps, curtains and other knick knacks here for surprisingly low prices. You may have to bargain a little, but every shopper knows that the haggling makes the shopping experience all the more fun!
This is the Mecca for all fashion aficionados. From designer knockoffs to Indian wear, to western to fusion and everything in between, this market is your one-stop destination for all kinds of fashion. Clothes for every pocket, every occasion and every taste, it is hard not to fall in love with this place. Sarojini Nagar is up to date with all fashion trends, and if you want to stay on top of your game at every party, you know where to look.
Chandni Chowk has to be one of the most versatile marketplaces in the country. From costume pieces to authentic jewelry, from clothes to stationery, from sweetmeat shops to shoes, this market is always crowded, irrespective of the season. Also given Chandni Chowk’s rich historical association with the Mughal Empire, the market is also reminiscent of the heritage spot that Delhi is.
Another great shopping destination is Lajpat Nagar. Students with limited budgets often flock to this market to shop. From home décor to the most exclusive fashion collections, Lajpat Nagar has garnered a loyal fan base over the ages. Anyone strapped for cash but high on fashion swears by this market for all their fashion needs.
Very few places in Delhi are as crowded on weekdays as South Extension. From bridal wear to casual wear, this market will spoil you silly with its collections. If you carry a picture of a celebrity wearing a garment you like, you will often find exact imitations at cheap rates here. Most people go to South Extension for its affordable bridal collection. From the engagement to the mehndi, sangeet, wedding, reception and all other wedding rituals, South Extension is the ideal location for all your needs.
Karol Bagh is a great place to get inexpensive cosmetics, accessories and home décor from. If you don’t want to spend too much but can’t compromise on quality either, this is your best bet. If you are tech savvy, then this market is also a thrift shop for second hand and unbranded mobile phones.
Shopping in Delhi on a budget can be fun, if only you know where to look. With this handy guide, you can now go on a shopping spree without worrying about burning a hole in your pocket.