Festive shopping can be a hectic task when your checklist is huge and you don't know where to get all that good stuff from. Easing matters for you, we've curated a list of stores in Hazratganj that have the best collections of festive footwear, funky jewellery, clothing and other accessories. Since Diwali and Karva Chauth are just around the corner, you shouldn't be wasting any more time thinking and head straight to these stores to shop from a wide range of collections.
With oxidised and fashion jewellery straight from Colaba and Bandra, Kolapuris from the south and much more, you can expect the best of collections while venturing out on this retail therapy session!
Oxidised jewellery at Batua, Janpath
If you want to go large on your Diwali outfits, you must visit this jewellery shop in Janpath which is like a pandora's box for any fashion enthusiast. The store has been catering to Lucknowites since the 1960s and is known to keep up with trends. Owned by Suresh Chowdhry, this place will surprise you with their jhumka collection that ranges from ₹400 to ₹1000/-. If you are looking to rent some exquisite bridal jewellery, then you can check out their collection, that starts at from ₹1500. Interestingly, they also have a wide range of karvas and pooja thaalis which makes this a one-stop destination for all your needs this festive season ladies!
Location: A-31, Janpath Market
Twin shops of Billu's Nagina Art Center
Fancy an elaborate neckpiece or bold jhumkas? You can always rely on the twin shops of Billu's Nagina Art Center for junk jewellery, to match any and every outfit. Do check out this local shop in Halwasiya which imports funky jewellery from all over the country to provide the best quality to its customers.
Location: Shop No. 26, Middle lane of Halwasiya Market
Clutches & jholas at Batua
You cannot step out of your house without a dhinchak shimmery bag this festive season, for where else will you keep your taash-party cash & the make-up of course. This shop located in the Janpath Market, houses various clutches ranging from ₹500 to ₹2500, keeping intact the classy look. And you better hurry now if you want to grab all the good stuff at half the prices because this store is offering 50% off on their handbag collection till Diwali!
Location: A-31, Janpath Market
Juttis & much more at Kolhapuri Center
Kolhapuri Center was established in 1982 in the city of Nawabs and remains the crowd's favourite for Kolapuris and ethnic footwear till date. Its wide range of footwear collections makes it just the place for shopping freaks, who just can't have enough of these colourful juttis.
Location: A-2, Janpath Market
Chikankari hub at Janpath
For us Lucknowites, no festival is complete without splurging on Chikankari items. Janpath is full of shops that have the perfect combination of subtle, soothing and elegant dress pieces and sarees that suit any occasion. Whether it is a puja or a fancy Diwali evening party, you can dazzle in any event wearing a beautiful Chikan kurta. And when in Ganj, you'll find a number of shops at the Janpath market that sell some of the most beautiful designs.
Location: Ground Floor, Janpath Market
Sardarji Bentex Walley
Since 25 years, Sardaji Bentex Walley has been pacing around different parts of Lucknow, catering to the vast demands of their clients for exclusive jewellery pieces. These items are sourced from the lanes of Chandigarh and other parts of the country. Here you'll find a wide collection of bridal jewellery & junk jewellery.
Location: A-16 Janpath Market
To enrich your shopping experience further, have a kulfi at Chanakya or basket chat at Royal Cafe or visit the classical Chawdhary Sweet House for some kaju milk. And if you think you need a full meal to get back your energy after a great shopping spree, wrap up your day with a plate of lip-smacking Chole Bhature from Sardar Ji Ke Mashoor Chole Bhature. We would love to hear your views and stories on your Ganjing experience, so drop in some comments or DM us on Instagram!