These 5 places in Lucknow will make your Raksha Bandhan celebrations even more lively

Looking for the best gifting options in Lucknow? We have you covered!

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Raksha Bandhan celebrations are knocking on our doors and although we've gotta invite this day in with masks and sanitizers this year, we believe that the fun quotient of this day should remain unhinged. Gifts are an integral part of this festivity because the nicer the gift, the higher are your chances of being treated better by your siblings- relatable right?! Even if it's just for a few weeks! So if you have siblings who are coming over on the 3rd and you are looking for the best gifting options in Lucknow, we have listed down 5 places which are going to amp up your festive frolic.


The Hazelnut Factory

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The Hazelnut Factory has won the hearts of dessertarians all over the city within a short span of time and is regarded as one of the best bakeries in Lucknow. Be it any occasion, THF always has our backs because it spreads out an expansive range of exclusive desserts and sweetmeats for us, fitting all budgets. That's not all! Their packaging too, adds heaps of charms to the gift. For Raksha Bandhan this year, they've curated gift hampers and gift baskets with premium range of goodies and these will surely make you the favourite amidst the youngsters. When here, you can even go for their laddoo boxes which consists of interesting variants of this good ol' delicacy!

Location: B-192, Ground Floor opp Ram Krishna Math, Nirala Nagar, Lucknow & Shop 1, Rohtas Summit Building, Vibhuti Khand-3, Gomti Nagar, Ground Floor Phoenix Palassio Mall. Also opening in Alambagh soon

Miniso

If your budget isn't too high yet you want to come up with something which aptly justifies your love for your sibling, then do pay Miniso a quick visit. This super cute store has something for every age group and you'll be spoilt for choices here! Be it household products, fashion accessories or funky electronics, Miniso is made up of everything you can wish for.

Location: One Awadh Mall, Saharaganj Mall & Patrakar Market

WK Life

If you're on the search for quirky gadgets, cute electronics or even aesthetic accessories as gifts, WK Life is where you need to be. They have a whole gamut of really cool gifting options for everyone and you can never go wrong with a present from here! WK Life truly is synonymous to uniqueness and they can actually help you win the hearts of the recipients.

Location: Ground Floor, One Awadh Centre, Gomti Nagar Lucknow

Chumbak

Chumbak is the go-to gift shop for those who just cannot figure out a gifting idea. Trust us, the moment you enter this outlet, your eyes will be browsing through a sweeping range of unique collectibles and what not! Anyone with a liking towards vibrant shades, owls and kaleidoscopic patterns, will fall head over heels for Chumbak. Take your pick from cushions, watches, carpets, bags and so on but do keep in mind, the store tends to get a bit heavy on the pockets!

Location: Ground Floor, Saharaganj Mall, Hazratganj, Lucknow

Cake 'o Clock

Technically not a 'place' but an amazing home bakery which can give prominent places in Lucknow a run for their money. Home-baked treats from Shriya Mahendru's Cake 'o Clock is a popular option during festivities. This year too, Cake 'o Clock has launched a Rakhi Menu which features delicacies like homemade chocolates, cake jars, cheesecake jars, cigar baklava and so much more! One can truly never go wrong with a box full of desserts so give Shriya a call at +91 95544 44462 to place your orders.

A message to all our readers

This year, Raksha Bandhan is indeed going to be different on so many levels than the other years because of the pandemic at hand so we wouldn't suggest crowding at markets or shops for your purchases. We understand that during such an occasion, stepping out for a while to grab a few things might be essential. But do keep the social distancing norms in mind and maintain your hygiene standards, so that you can celebrate further without any health hindrances.

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