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Shopping in Amritsar

Shopping in Amritsar is diverse in nature. Where at one end you will find latest wear from leading brands, on the other, you will be mesmerized by the ethnic variety. While tourists enjoy the city for its historical relevance and cultural spread, the same can be seen in terms of shopping. Everything Punjabi and that speaks out loud of the rich state is visible at every nook and corner. You can have a fine experience in one of the leading malls or simply take a ride to the streets.

Here, you can explore stores which have been present for ages and have catered to a huge variety of shoppers. Each shop has a unique style of its own which attracts the customer. While some sell apparels boasting of traditional embroidery, other deal in footwear, souvenirs, interior items and much more to uplift your shopping experience. All in all, Amritsar is a delight for shoppers promising a shopping extravaganza at all times. 

Shopping in Amritsar
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Jewellery Shops in Amritsar

Speak of diamonds, gold, silver or even the traditional jewellery which is synonymous to Punjab, Amritsar has it all.  The wedding season sees a rush in the stores here for their quality speaks for itself. One is enthralled to see the amazing details in jewellery. While some pieces are found in most collections, the many that you will find here are unique in nature. You have the option of picking up a timeless classic or a modern piece, the choice is yours.

If you have time and are willing to wait for the best, then you can also place an order of the design you are seeking. Most stores offer the same to ensure that their customers remain satisfied. Khanna, Satyam, Khurana, Jain and Sons are some of the leading names when it comes to jewellery stores in the city. Based on your budget you are bound to find what you are looking for when here.

a famous jewelery shop in Amritsar
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Designer Stores in Amritsar

Amritsar is a house to some of the leading brands the country has to offer. Shoppers who have a chic taste and like that dash of opulence can easily find a halt at these stores. In this city, you will find the captivating collections by ace designer Ritu Kumar. Also, stores like Ruaab and Kavi’s Touch have amazing bridal and other collection by the best designers. These designers have made it big on the ramp and are at the top of their game. To find their collections in the markets of Amritsar is no less than a shopping treat. The collections include gowns, lehengas, saris, ghararas, suits and much more for you to splurge on.

Apparels Shopping in Amritsar

Designer wear may not suit everyone’s pocket, but worry not. Amritsar is not only about money spenders but caters to those who have low budgets. In markets like Kapda Bazaar, Katra Jaimal Singh Market you can find yourself amidst a huge variety of apparels for men, women and kids. The prices are reasonable and will not put a hole in your pocket. Also, there is a good chance to try your hand at bargaining, so make sure you don’t let that pass. Shirts, saris, shawl, suits fill these markets and as narrow as the lanes may be, the rush is far more than the space can hold. These markets thus remain popular as they are perfect for all shoppers, especially who want to save up some money on a good deal.

Apparels in Amritsar
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Book Shopping in Amritsar

Most people like to grab their hands on a good book, especially while traveling. Books become good companions and allow you to learn and encapsulate a lot. Amritsar too offers the reader places to calm their search for good books. Oxford Book Store, City Book Shop are popular spots where you will find many avid readers looking for the latest books. In a city like Amritsar, there are several books stores so you don’t have to wait to reach a particular one.    

Ethnicwear Shopping in Amritsar

Amritsaris known for clothing items which speak volumes of the tradition that marks its essence. You won’t find these in branded stores but in places which have played a perfect host to shoppers for centuries now. The famous Phulkari work, Pashmina shawls, detailed saris with customary embroideries are all placed beautifully in these stores for the shopper to select from. Lawrence Road, Main Market Amritsar are some popular areas where these stores are located.

Ethnicwear Shopping in Amritsar
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Footwear Shopping in Amritsar

If you are in Amritsar and you don’t let your feet try the Punjabi Jutti, your shopping experience will remain incomplete. This very Jutti is a trademark of the city and everyone who visits ensures to go back with a pair, at the least. These Jutti’s are available at every nook and corner. Turn your head and you will spot the shops easily.

Footwear Shopping in Amritsar
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Be it the small sellers on the roadside or attractive stores, Jutti’s are available everywhere and at the price suits your pocket. You can find a variety in beaded Jutti’s or simple ones with light embroidery. These can be picked for people all ages and in colors that go single, multicolor, shimmery or designs which are basic, pointed etc.

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