If you are one of those who believe handloom means cheap, think again. Heritage Handloom Emporium sells exclusive Indian ready-made wear and material for men and women. The location is excellent and the shop is spacious. Women, go up to the second floor, where an exquisite collection of saris and salwars await exclusively for you! In-house designers spin off a good blend of traditional and contemporary women’s wear. The salwar kameez range costs upwards of Rs. 40,000 for a sari – obviously they are meant only for very special occasions. Rich fabric, intricate embroidery, fancy embellishments and unique designs all increase the costs. The chiffons and silks are alluring, especially those with bandhej /bandini style tie and dye patterns. The wedding collection is priced between Rs. 5,000 to Rs.15,000 a set or more. It is convenient that Heritage Handloom Emporium also sells women’s bags and clutches for party use. You can venture in even for office-wear saris – the printed cotton and kota variety costs Rs. 3,000 each, and you may even find a suitably sober handbag. If you want to buy something for the man, son or boyfriend, go to the first floor which sells western formals, ethnic wear sherwanis and kurtas.
his is one of the best shops for bridal lehengas.