Central Cottage Emporium at MG Road in Bangalore aims to promote Indian arts and crafts through its wide array of products. It stocks a range of exquisite handicrafts products and gift items such as brass-plated trinkets (including bottle openers and key chains). They will cost you between Rs 150 and Rs 500 per piece. Gold and silver-plated bowls and photo frames are also quite popular as gift items. They are priced between Rs 1,500 and Rs 4,000 each.
The well-set up shop stocks an attractive range of key chains and fridge magnets. They also specialize in digital prints and motifs of Hindu gods and goddesses on the T-shirts. Bright colours and out of the ordinary prints are what strike a chord with young adults.
You may also pick stationery items such as pencil cases here. They also have similar prints and colours. They have business tie-ups with Sir Paul Smith, Absolut, Levi’s Strauss and India Fashion Week. Prices start from Rs. 500 per piece.