Top 12 Bridal Shopping Stores and Shops in Mumbai for Lehengas, Sarees, Suits, etc – Low to Mid Range
By Contributor: Uzma
When you live in the city of stars, it’s obligatory to dress up for your wedding in a filmy way. It must be a challenge to dress up well in a city which competes for being fashion forward. Not that us Delhiites are any less! But Mumbai is a city of Drama anyways (no pun intended!!). In terms of bridal wear like sarees, lehengas, suits and anarkalis Mumbai has got some of the best shops and boutiques. While there are high end stores too, I’m listing out some of the top bridal boutiques, which includes both high-end & budget friendly stores. If you are a mumbai bride then you must give these shops a look. Hope this guide helps out all the bridezillas!
1. JADE Boutique:
This store opened in 2008 by designers Monica & Karishma. Jade collection has a distinct and refreshing representation of Indian craft. Their collection has an international vibe which is a reflection of designers experience in global fashion. It really sets their creation apart. They have an interesting collection like Diffusion and Bridal Heirloom. They have a boutique, a studio in Mumbai and a branch in Delhi also.
2. Designers CHAMEE AND PALAK:
Designers duo from Mumbai has aimed to give you some stunning timeless pieces since 2007, whether it’s a pre-wedding dress or bridal trousseau, they have got something for every event. Go for them if you want unique and trustworthy dress for your special day. They don’t hurt your pocket also. (take note!)
3. THE LITTLE BLACK BOW Store:
First of all, Name of the label: so adorable! It’s a label with a vintage and whimsical clothing line for women. It brings an old world charm in your wardrobe. Their dresses often have unusual motifs like fishes, cage and keys. Must buy if you need some wardrobe essentials that are classic, chic and edgy.
4. SHRUTI SETH COUTURE:
Shruti worked under various renowned designers before getting into her own venture. Many actors like Neha Sharma, Karisma Kapoor and Swara Bhaskar are spotted in her creations. Her creation is very versatil. From dazzling gold to soft pastels. Best of all is the combination of both. Some really good picks for different occasions of wedding celebration. Hers is a contemporary style with a royal touch.
5. KIMAYA Boutique:
Kimaya means magic in Pashtu and they have named it so rightly. At the time of its launch in 2002, it had 26 leading designers which has reached up to 140 designers and still counting. It’s a multi brand store which makes a shopping experience eclectic. They are the largest buyers at fashion weeks across India.
6. BOMBAY ELECTRIC Store:
Another multi brand boutique situated opposite the five star Taj Mahal Palace. The New York Times has dubbed it “the Barney’s of Mumbai”. All the top names of fashion designing world gather here, under one roof. They also include originals of local artisans and feature a skillful fusion of ethnic elements and modernity.
7. RITU SEKSARIYA Store:
This lady is a graduate from London School of Fashion, has worked on bridal and festive occasion. Her philosophy seems to be classic Indian wear with a subtle touch of modernity. Most of her creations are light weight so easy to wear. Each outfit in the collection exudes a regal and artistic charm.
8. AZA Boutique:
Again a multi designer boutique which has several branches all over the city (Juhu, Bandra, Almount Road). They have three branches in Delhi as well. They after a wide range of man and woman clothes with an emphasis on “occasion wear”. Chain’s collection includes collection by Anamika Khanna, Rohit Bahl, Sabyasachi, Neeta Lulla and many others.
9. RAAS Bridal Shop:
Ultimate range in ethnic fashion for women. Their lehangas and sarees need special mention here. With unique designs and a wide range, this store is worth visiting. They have ladies salwar kameez, cotton sarees, dress material etc also in the same store.
10. ROOPKALA Boutique:
Established way back in 1943, it has been highlighting the beauty of women with original designs in fabrics, bridal ensembles and ready to wear outfits. They have two stores in Mumbai. In addition to bridal wear, Roopkala also offers casual, formal, semi formal and fusion apparel. Check out their online store too.
11. Saa.n.she Bridal Boutique:
– unique name, isn’t it? This label started in 2008 with a viewpoint for the Indian- but not so Indian bride. You can see the precision in pictures of their online store. Beautiful corals, pastels, interesting motifs~ it’s simply lovable. Collection is very affordable and lightweight. Perfect for pre-wedding events or even for your big day if you prefer such.
12. KALKI FASHION Store:
Kalki has a range of stunning lehanga- cholis, rich ornamental designer sarees, wedding accessories. Not only this, they have an incredible range of fabrics. Their collection is created by fresh, upcoming talent and its creations are versatile playing on the radiance of modern day woman. Check out their online store to get an idea but store shopping will provide you better options and large store.Images: Respective Facebook pages of brands