M & S – dlf promenade is a very reputed branded retail shop for garments, accessories, food products, home accessories, garden furniture, cookware and even luggage. There is nothing that you cannot purchase in M&S. They started operations in the year 1884 in UK.
They opened their Indian operations more than a decade ago. This particular M& S store in the Promenade Mall, is very popular. It is large & spacious ,as is any M& S store. It occupies 2 floors. The ground floor stocks all men’s clothing brands.
On the first floor is the women’s section. On one corner are the personal care products – Body & bath gels, hand soaps, face scrubs, moisturizes and other products related to personal hygiene.
There are shoes and sandals for women. Some are trendy and colourful while others are normal everyday wear kind of shoes.
Then you have leggings and jeggings for women who wish to wear skin tight and tight fitted jeans . Then there are the normal trousers -slim legs and flared.
There is a section for the jeans. There is also a section for women’s suits, jackets & trousers as well as woolens.
The women’s tops are something to check out in the store. From tees to evening wear tops, the range is vast. Plain and printed tops in a variety of styles are available here . What is interesting in the store is the layout. You will have to walk around the shops a couple of time to check out everything. The products are arranged in an interesting way. Tops or trousers will be displayed in close proximity. A particular variety of trouser will be displayed at another distinct spot.
There are some beautiful evening wear dresses also.
There is a large collection of lingerie.
The average price for a Top would be about Rs 1500 to Rs 2000/piece. They are stylish & comfortable.
M&S is a trend setter for western wear dresses for women in India. As Indian women move to a more western oriented dress format, there was a dearth of well tailored and good quality western wear dresses. M&S has filled the gap.