What are the popular items to shop for in Gwalior?
Posted on Dec 11, 2013 by sushma.yadav
The different colors of culture at Gwalior make it difficult for visitors to limit their choices when it comes to shopping. So, spoil yourself with a wide range of choices in popular items that Gwalior is exclusively known for.
Jewellery is something that every woman falls for. Besides enhancing beauty, it also increases your family wealth. With a broad array of antiques of special Gwalior art at your disposal, it will really get difficult for you resist yourself from buying it.
You can get the best from Mangalam Jewellers and Tanishq in Sarafa Bazaar, while in Laskar market Anand Jewellers and A.P. Jewellers will offer you the splendid designs.
Maheshwari and Chanderi, the light and delicate cotton and silk saris, are touted as the trademark of Gwalior’s handloom industry.
For chanderi, brocade and silk sari, visit Kothari at Sarafa Bazar. Here you will find only the genuine stuff however shop rates may appear high in terms of customer satisfaction. In its vicinity lies the MP Khadi Sangh which is a great place for exploring handlooms. Here your search for wholesale clothes market comes to an end. Other great shopping destinations in Gwalior include Naya Bazaar, Gandhi Bazaar and DahiMandi.
Handicrafts and Artifacts
Gwalior has garnered immense popularity for its rich cultural and artistic history. Its unique and intricately designed artistic stone carvings, artefacts, and handicrafts reflect the aesthetic brilliance of its culture. When it comes to leather products, bags, woolen carpets, and innovative silk; there is not match to Gwalior’s handicrafts industry.
While MD Fine Arts in Subhash Market is the place to find amazing paintings, Arihant Emporium (located close to Jai Villas Palace) is popular for lovely silver boxes decorated with images.
In addition to these specialties, you can also find enticing conventional shopping items available for sale in its hundreds of shops.
We are sure you must have prepared your ‘To Buy’ list by now.