With a tag of the most regal and traditional city, Jaipur is home to many designer and traditional outlets. These outlets are the new trendsetters with their luxurious interiors, stunning jewelry, lavish clothes, amazing royal souvenirs and an unmatched grandeur that is certainly the melting point of fashion in Rajasthan. Although Jaipur is a home to many shops and bazaar that sells beautiful souvenirs, we have picked a list that is totally different. This list entails the outlets that are the trendiest, designer and stand-alone stores to check out.
Located in one of the most spectacular locations the heritage Hotel Narain Niwas Palace, idli is a fabulous fashion line for men as well as women. Curated by a French designer, Thierry Journo this beautiful boutique creates a blend of Rajasthani techniques such as tie and dye, block printing with Parisian couture using vibrant colors. Browse through their wonderful collection of colorful silk caftans, ikat pashminas, cotton dresses, and bright tied pillows. Get something totally new with distinct Indian exoticism at Idli.
Address: Narain Niwas Palace Hotel, Kanota Bagh, Narain Singh Road, Jaipur
Open: 10:30 am to 8:00 pm on all weekdays
Udaipur’s’ Princess Bhargavi Kumari Mewar introduced a unique concept of luxury lifestyle boutique Aashka. This eclectic boutique features exclusively designer stuff with both traditional and modern art forms made by local artisans of Mewar. With a mesmerizing interior that displays miniature paintings on the soothing whitish background looks splendid. The store, at Narain Niwas Palace, has a distinct equestrian theme. It stocks lifestyle products from Polo factory, a menswear brand created by polo players Vikramaditya Singh Barkana and Jai Singh. This store feels like a sprawling ancient haveli carries an exquisite range of Souvenirs and handicrafts like luscious shawls, shift dresses, bed linens, delicately carved silver motifs, silk kurtas, leather sandals, cocktail napkins, elephant themed candle stands and more can be spotted here. The stuff available here starts from Rs 2500.
Address: Narain Niwas Palace Jaipur
Open: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm all days
Headed by award-winning designers Ayush and Geetanjali Kasliwal Anantaya is a store that exhibits original and modern design stuff infused with a subtle touch of Indian culture. A group of thoughtful designers and master artisans from the country team up to create cutting edge luxury home products that is an example of sheer excellence. Rooted with tradition Anantaya brings a variety of stuff such as temple dome-shaped containers, unusual jewelry boxes, cloud-shaped stools, block-print T-shirts, brass items, kitchenware, dhurries, bags, and other upholstery. Exploring this collection will surely be an exhilarating experience for all those who visit.
Address: The Kanota, Narain Niwas Palace, Opposite City Pulse Mall, Narayan Singh Rd, Jaipur,
Open: 10:30 am to 8:00 pm
It is a conceptualized multi-brand space showcasing its own brand of lifestyle label Dhora. It’s a one of a kind store curated by Aavriti R. Jain that along with its best creations also incorporates apparel by Vraj Bhoomi, beauty products by Ma Earth Botanicals, accessories and home décor items. Dhora homes an eclectic mix of stuff ranging from trendy clothing, shoes, glares, jewelry, furniture, home décor, paintings, photographs and leather accessories and what not. You will get your head over heels entering this store. It provided a platform to many artists to expose their talent with their eye-catching designer stuff.
Address: 9, Yashwant Place, Near Ajmer Pulia, Opp. Jai Mahal Hotel Back Gate, Ajmer Road, Jaipur.
Open: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm all days
Founded by Israeli designer Alon Molay, this four-storeyed full-fledged contemporary home store is a haven of modern home furnishings and accents. Being high on the style quotient Molay brings a statement collection of classy artifacts including chic lamps, hand-blown glass items, wire bowls, funky wall decor, furnishing s and graphic rugs that jazz up your interior with a modern touch. It’s a store worth visiting that stocks almost anything and everything one looks for the home interior. If you want your chosen stuff shipped at your town, this store won’t leave you disappointed, they also offer packaging and shipping anywhere in the world.
Address: J-50-B, Sarojini Marg, C Scheme, Panch Batti, Ashok Nagar, Jaipur
Open: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm all days
Founded in the year 2010, Palace Atelier is a gift shop located in City palace and housed in the museum, presents a unique handcrafted collection inspired by the museum. Princess Diya Kumari of Jaipur is the owner and person behind the whole idea of the exquisite souvenir store. The shop intent to support local craftsmen and provide visitors some of the most aesthetically crafted product, varying from hand-blocked cotton and silk stoles, scarves, kurti and sarees to accessories, clutches, enamelware artifacts and handicraft pieces inspired by the game of polo.
The price range starts from Rs.3000 onwards
Address: Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II Museum,City Palace, Jaipur
Open: 9:30 am to 5 pm all days
Set up by designer siblings Ritu and Ruchi Jain, Kalee features their in-house brands, Ritu’s label “RITU JAIN SINGH” for Indian formal wear and Ruchi’s “Crazy Heart” for colorful and contemporary Western wear. As the name suggests, the designer duo’s inspiration comes from Goddess Kali. They visualized to focus on all aspects of the female form and create a multi-brand store that runs as a one-stop destination for shopping for women. Whether you want arty dresses or you wish for tunics and formal Indian attire, Kalee has something for your every mood. Their store also hosts stocks from the other designers. Local designers such as O’Frida and Kannbaar bring their line of handbags that are simply mind-boggling.
Price Range starts from Rs 2000.
Address: B-42, Lalkothi, Sahakar Marg, Jaipur
Contact: 0141-274 462
Run by Sanyukta Singh, Tokree is a one-stop-shop for the most explicit handicrafts, apparel, and accessories. At Tokree, you witness some of the finest Indian handicrafts, hand-woven fabrics, accessories, trinkets, multiutility antique boxes, handmade baby clothes, rustic table fans, Shekhawati paintings trays, tribal art done on cutlery and doorknobs, lovely mul and block-print kurtas in soft shades. The list is endless, there’s also semi-precious jewelry from local designers, vintage Indian perfume bottles, Ikat collection of open sandals that you should give a miss. You must visit this store and we bet you will not return empty-handed. Also, they ship everywhere across India as well as the across countries.
The price range starts from Rs 2000
Address: Hotel Alsisar Haveli, SC Road, Jaipur
Open: 10:00 am to 7:00 pm all days
Gem Palace, founded in 1852 is owned by Kasliwal family of Jaipur, the family who once served the royals. Gem Palace is the legendary jewelry store that is most famous amongst connoisseurs of fine jewelry. Patronized by everyone from Bollywood and Hollywood celebrities to world-famous designers, this place has gained immense popularity from decades to cater tourists all across the globe. They have been designing some of the finest pieces of jewelry in the world, for nine generations now. You will treasure some magnificent stellar diamond jewelry with gorgeous workmanship on the front and the back. One can shop everything from antique jewels dating back to centuries to traditional designs studded with precious gemstones to more contemporary pieces.
Address: Shop 348, MI Road, Jaipur
Open: 10:30 am to 7:00 pm Monday to Saturday and from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm on Sunday
Anokhi is a classy, upmarket store of Jaipur popular for its high quality of Indian and western apparel along with home linen. Near to Amber Fort, this store is a must check out for those who are looking for Jaipur style hand printed wear. Anokhi is known for its role in the conservation and revival of traditional textile crafts. The eclectic stuff with innovative designs created by the artisans will leave you awestruck. Their vibrant range with beautiful cuts, intricate patterns and distinct designs with completely handmade detailing are sure to amuse you. When at Anokhi’s shop for products such as clothing, home décor, baby outfits, little keychains, tableware, stationery, jewelry and take your home something worry remembering. To top it all, you can create your own t-shirt as they offer handprint. To refuel you while shopping, there is a cafe you must pay a visit.
Address: KK Square, C-11, 2nd Floor, C Scheme, Jaipur
Open: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
NEERJA INTERNATIONAL INC.
Founded in 1978 by Ms. Leela Bordia, Neerja the largest manufacturers and exporter of beautiful blue pottery. This store revived the traditional blue glazed pottery that is the pride of Jaipur. At their store, they have a classy collection of ceramic lamps, vases, bowls, doorknobs, plates and furniture that makes it one of the best stores for the blue pottery in Jaipur. There’s also an entire wall showcasing elite and affordable costume jewelry. They also run an online store where you can shop for all blue pottery items. Their mirror work handicrafts are simple adorning you can’t refrain yourself from.
Address: 1, Jacob Rd, Anand Puri, Madrampur, Civil Lines, Jaipur
Open: 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Hot Pink is a luxury designer boutique that is crammed with eye-catching beautiful stuff created by some of the finest designers from around the world including Manish Arora, Rohit Gandhi, Rahul Khanna, and Namrata Joshipura and many other foreign designers. Their store specializes in apparels for men and women, accessories and home decor stuff. If you are more inclined towards contemporary stuff then Hot Pink is definitely the place for you. The block-print clothing, pom-pom shawls, and charm bracelets will make you fall in love with them. If you want to try Hot, bold and experimental designs visit here.
The price range starts from Rs 200
Address: 26, Hotel Narain Niwas Palace, Narayan Singh Road, Rambagh, Jaipur
Open: 11:00 am to 10:30 pm
Rasa features the coolest collection of Asian and Indian designer apparels. Rasa is a richly handcrafted block print store that sets itself apart from the other block-print stores in Jaipur. They are renowned for their experimental usage of hand block prints. It uses graphics and ombré designs on crêpe and silk fabrics. While it’s slightly at a pricey side, each piece it offers is unique and dressy enough for a formal evening out. It stocks assortments of stuff with contemporary designs clothing as well as exquisite home linen which never ceases to surprise you.
Address: S-55, Ashok Marg, C-Scheme, Behind Raj Mandir Cinema, Adjacent to Cafe Kala Pani, Jaipur.
Open: 10:30 am to 7:30 pm on Monday to Saturday and 11:00 am to 5:00 pm on Sundays.
Kripal Kumbh, started by late Sri Kirpal Singh Shekhawat is the only creator, manufacturer, and exporter of authentic blue pottery. His tiny store at Jaipur which now is run by the family of Kripal Singh has been reviving the art of exquisite blue pottery since decades. The designs painted in their signature soft hues with lotus motifs are world famous today. Whether is a museum or any pottery store you can find his works all over India. This outlet is a great place to pick up the blue glazed pottery as it offers both classical pottery designs and more modern designs. You can get most of their artistic decoration pieces ranging between Rs 400 and Rs 800.
Address: B-18, Shiv Marg, Kanti Nagar, Bani Park, Jaipur
Open: 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
Just like Anokhi, Soma has successfully managed to preserve and promote the art of the block-printing. It is a famous brand for organic apparels, bags and home furnishings. Though Soma houses a range of different prints, designs, colors, and product of supreme quality for men, women, and children, the store is perfect if you want to shop for men as you will find the incredible men’s collection of ikat shirts and bold graphic kurtas. Soma is a chic boutique that sells fresh and unique and first-rate fashion, homeware and lifestyle range. Crafted scrupulously and carefully, their delightful collection is a valuable addition to any fashion lover’s wardrobe.
Address: C Scheme, 5 Jamnalal Bajaj Marg, Jaipur
Open: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Yamini Tholia’s is a thoughtful designer having a boutique nested in the courtyard of Tholia House. The store has a quite good collection of semiformal and heavy Indian apparels that manifests class and creativity imbibed in one. Her intricate designs are mainly focused on traditional gotta-patti work while she also mixes up her base fabrics with block-print and tie-dyed patterns very interestingly. The best part is the matching potlis and juttis you get there to suit with your ethnic attire. For anyone looking to buy wedding wear, head to this magnificent place and add a traditional style to your wardrobe giving it a feminine expression.
The price range starts from Rs 3000
Address: Tholia Building Inside Courtyard, M.I. Road, Jaipur
A leading Jaipur jewelry brand patronized by Indian and international celebrities, Amrapali offers a wide collection of iconic designs in silver, Kundan and tribal jewelry. It has a line exclusively designed by Manish Arora while the premier lounge in their flagship store exhibits a dazzling array of uncut diamonds and quality gems. Much larger, and better decorated and stocked than its counterparts in other cities, the original Amrapali store is a must-visit for beautiful jewelry made with precious and semi-precious stones. Indulge yourself in the luxurious shopping at Amrapali.
Their price ranges from Rs 3000 to Rs 2 lakhs.
Address: Panch Batti, MI Road, Near Raj Mandir Cinema, Jaipur
Open: 10:30 am to 7:30 pm all days
BIRDHICHAND GHANSHYAMDAS JEWELLERS
A double floor store and one of the posh emporium that has made its mark in luxury jewelry. Holding a legacy over decades it is a leading jewelry brand of Jaipur that is favorite of both locals and the tourists. It exhibits royal designed gold and diamond jewelry that reflects an array of opulence. At Birdhichand, you will explore astonishing kundan and meenakari works. This colossal showroom is enough to dazzle you with its undying artistry and sterling creations that portrays in their beautiful and unique jewelry. Synced with elegance and grace their collection can sweep off your feet.
Address: Lakshmi Complex, 9, MI Road, Jaipur
Open: 10:30 am to 8:00 pm