Top 5: Best Bridal Lehenga Shops in Chandni Chowk Delhi for Wedding Trousseau with Prices
Walking down the by lanes of Chandni Chowk is an experience in itself. The concoction of the sound and smell that grips you when you enter this Mecca of food and all things bridal can only be experienced and not explained. Every Indian bride who is set to tie the knot has paid a visit to Chandni Chowk in Delhi atleast once. To give you a glimpse of this mind boggling market, I have my list of top 5 bridal lehenga shops in Chandni Chowk, where you will find the best of bridal lehenga designs, blouses, dupattas, sareers, anarkalis, suits, etc to dazzle your groom and everyone else at your wedding functions like sangeet, mehendi, cocktail, engagement, reception and D Day.
And not without a reason, there is a famous saying in Delhi, “If you don’t find it in Chandni Chowk, you won’t find it anywhere else on the face of the earth”. Right from vintage jewellery to drooling shoes, from ruby studded lehenga’s to the ones with diamonds, if you know what you want you’ll definitely find it here. Originally Chandni Chowk was built by Emperor Shah Jahan for his daughter Jahanara Begum, in the year 1650. It was the hub for all things matrimonial (and continues to be), and was considered one of the best markets around the world. With royalty at its best, Chandni Chowk has lived up to its name time tested. While the havelis have now turned into shops and stalls, everything else remains the same.
If you are on a lookout for your Bridal Lehenga and sarees, then you are just at the right place. From lehengas ranging from 20k to 4L you have a wide variety to choose from and even a bigger margin for bargaining. The shops are flourished with replica bridal lehengas from all the renowned indian fashion designers as well. So, if you fancy a design spotted at the Lakhme Fashion Week, you have a high probability of getting it right here, for less than half the price, may be even lesser.
List of Bridal Lehenga Shops at Chandni Chowk:
The Lehenga House at Chandni Chowk
This is one of the most coveted shops for wedding lehenga shopping in Chandni Chowk. Lehanga making is a carefully orchestrated process and they are the masters of it. Name the design you want and they will have a minimum of 8 pieces to show you. Lehangas here are handcrafted by artisans from Lucknow and Kolkata. So you might just find a Sabyasachi or Neeta Lulla replica right here and it will look just as good as the original piece. All you need to do is carry it with confidence and flaunt it flawlessly. Price ranges from 40k to 2.5 L.
Om Prakash Jawahar Lal at Chandni Chowk
If you are looking for a sophisticated yet beautiful lehenga with the just the right amount of bling, then there collection will leave you awestruck. With straight lehenga designs to full flare lehengas, their collections are unique and each lehenga is one of a kind. They are one of the oldest shops in the area, dating back to the mughals and hence it is no surprise that they house a exquisite range of mughal design inspired lehengas. These designs will leave you spellbound and make sure you look like a begum. Undoubtedly one of the best wedding lehenga shops in Chandni Chowk. Price Ranges from 60k to 4L
Sudhir Bhai Saree Wala at Chandni Chowk
If your budget is little restricted but you still want your sumptuous bridal lehenga to look gorgeous then this should be your first halt . The Croatia work lehengas have been a trendsetter and have inspired many designers to incorporate this form of thread work in their designs. You will find a lehenga in almost every colour you desire, so you have a lot of options to choose from. Price ranges from 20k to 80k.
Pakeezah Plaza at Chandni Chowk
This store specialises in lucknawi lehengas. They have diverse designs from all over the country. If you have a wedding theme in mind, they will have the perfect lehenga for you. From Rajasthani Lehengas to South Silk lehengas, you will find all designs stacked up separately based on their origin. A beautiful shop to visit. If you find this place expensive, it is still worth the window shopping. Price ranges from 50k to 4L.
Sunehree at Chandni Chowk
Comparatively new, this boutique is one of the famous designer wear outlet in Chandni Chowk. They have beautiful Pattu lehengas and are popular in chandni chowk for them. The good news, you need not buy one to wear it, you can always rent it for your D-Day at a reasonable price. If your budget is anything between 50k to 1L, then this store is a must visit.
These are the top 5 stores (just my list), however there are a hundred stores out there to choose from. So don’t be in a hurry, find ample time and get shopping. I hope you find your Bridal Lehenga, the one you have always dreamt for. If you want more posts in Delhi bridal shopping series then do let us know, we have plenty of information and gyaan at our end! Good luck and Happy Wedding in Advance!
PS – the pictures were sneaked in by our chief blogger Anshita on her recent chandni chowk shopping spree! All thanks to her phone camera!
By Contributor: Snigdha