Fine silk embroideries, tanchoi and patola work are increasingly heading their way in the making of Gujarati textiles. Textiles consisting of garments, bed sheets etc form part of the must buy items. Ahmedabad is also known as the hub of textiles in India. You can also check out the hand crafted items that are selling like hot cakes in the market. You can even present these handicraft items as souvenirs to your closed ones.
Talking about where to shop in Ahmedabad, there are a large number of shopping places in Ahmedabad, where you can hunt for some small gift items that be kept at home as a decoration piece. If you are in a lookout for exquisite handicraft gifts, then C.G. market is the best place. It is also famous for Patola saris. Beautifully embellished clay utensils are very much in demand. Some of the places that you can check out are Khadi Gramudyog Emporiums, Kapasi Handicrafts Emporium, Hastkala and Saurashtra Emporium. The handicrafts of Gujarat are very fascinating and you'll surely end up buying more than you had actually thought of.
Shopping Areas in Ahmedabad
- Bapu Nagar
- Ellis Bridge
- Lal Darwaza