What is the best part of weddings? The d-day itself, no doubt. On the other hand, one must consider the most enjoyable aspect of weddings - the endless pre-wedding shopping trips! To shop for all that is required for an Indian wedding, as fun as it may be, is no easy task. To relieve you of this worry, we have curated a list of the best markets in Mumbai for wedding shopping.
Street shopping in the city offers a mix of things - from high-end designer stores, fabric shops and tailors to budget-friendly outfit options and bridal lehenga markets in Mumbai. Our list of wedding-shopping hubs covers it all!
The mecca of wedding shopping - Bhuleshwar Market, needs no introduction! On any given day, it sees high footfall from brides and bridesmaids because this market has everything - fabric shops, designer first copies, budget-friendly bridal lehenga options as well as sarees and suites. Go Bhuleshwar and go nuts in preparation of your special day!
Santacruz West Market
Santacruz is an easy-to-find treasure trove for wedding shoppers. It is a hub for bridal designer boutiques and popular stores like Kalki and Seasons. Santacruz West Market is not a sectioned market, so you may have to roam around a bit to find the perfect buy. But rest assured that you will find everything you need here - from high-end bridal wear stores and grand jewellery stores to pocket-friendly outfits.
The narrow lanes of Lokhandwala is known for its wedding-centric markets. As one of the best places for wedding shopping in Mumbai, it has a mix of both budget-friendly and high-end shopping options, including a number of stores specialising in menswear.
Dadar Market is the best place to shop for all things traditional. From old-school Maharashtrian silk sarees and Marathi Naths to modern wedding sarees and jewellery, you can find it all here. This is one of the best places to buy bridal wear in Mumbai and a good place for wedding-gift shopping as well!
Zaveri Bazaar is one of the most popular jewellery markets in India, where you can see a large number of brides flocking to shops. Zaveri Bazaar specialises in Indian-style jewellery, which includes gold, precious and semi-precious gems as well as modern jewellery.
Wedding shopping in Mumbai is a demanding task, one that requires an extended weekend, if not a week. Tie up your wedding shopping with a luxury holiday stay at The Retreat Hotel and Convention Centre for an all-round fun-filled package. With elegant beach-view rooms in Madh Island and stunning suites, this resort, located close to the markets of Mumbai, is the perfect option for your wedding shopping spree!