On the way to the station from the main SV Road in Santa Cruz , Mumbai, there is a shop known as Samrat on the right side. It is a fairly big shop. It is a two storied shop for ethnic Indian wear dresses such as palazzo pants, salwar kameez and lehenga cholis . It is an old & trusted shop and local residents shop in Samrat for wedding and casual wear dresses . Santacruz residents have the luxury of shopping in Samrat, Aishwarya Design Studio, Roopkala, Seasons ,Kalaki or Magic Mirror. All these shops stock a great variety of wedding wear dresses. Samrat has another shop for fabrics by the same name. Cottons, printed organzas, crepe, geoergette and several other fabrics are available by the meter in this shop . Both plain & printed fabric is available here. If you are looking for dressy and shimmery fabrics ,look no further than Samrat. Seqiuns in gold & silver fabrics are all available here . There is a separate section for the beautiful Banarsi fabrics that are currently in vogue ,thanks to the Hollywood celebrities promoting them . Banarsi fabrics can be used to make lehengas, palazoo pants, salwars , churidars , kameez and kurtis. They are versatile and very dressy with gold thread work. They stock Phulkari dupatas and Banarsi dupatas in addition to unstitched salwar suits. All your fabric needs would be taken care of in this Mumbai shop.