We never seem to own enough of dresses or junk jewellery or makeup in our wardrobe, do we? But the moneymanager inside us often has to shout out to make us contain ourselves. If you are willing to forego the comfort of the air-conditioned malls and have acquired the art of bargaining from your street smart parents, then here’s a list of some good street shopping places for ladies clothes in and around Mumbai to get your hands on the best of fashion and accessories at the cheapest prices.
- Linking Road:
Linking Road in Bandra is a street shopper’s delight. The shops display the latest trends marked at drool-worthy prices. From the Little Black Dress to the statement necklace for your saree to the dress material for that fashion show, you can get it all here.
- Hill Road:
Also in Bandra, this place is always bustling with shoppers walking up and down the footpath and sellers shouting out dirt cheap prices. Hill Road is most famous for its year-end stock, which makes shoppers take back bags full of dresses and accessories.
- Colaba Causeway:
Colaba Causeway is a heaven for handicraft lovers. Junk jewellery and shoes are favourites here; shoppers can also get their hands on standard quality clothes and books.
- Crawford Market:
If you are searching for a pet, this is the place to go. There are shops sprawling with cute little pets of various breeds and sizes. Also, its famous for its varied quality of cheap local wholesale items including fruits, vegetables, and spices.
- Fashion Street:
If you are really low on budget and are looking for flea style shopping, this is the place for you. Aptly named, this street has more than 150 stalls overflowing with dress materials and shoppers alike. College students and teenagers can be found in plenty amongst the shoppers here.