The Amritsari Bazaar that houses more than 50 outlets is a one- stop- shop for all your Punjabi handicrafts needs. The bazaar’s décor grabs your attention as soon as you enter with its huge artistic ambience and with the traditionally decorated halls that are laid out with jali, mirror and wood works that set the tone for a great day out for handicraft shopping. Spread out over 15,000 square feet, the bazaar located at the top floor of the Alpha One mall is a stark contrast from the rest of the mall that retails more urbane, trendy fashion wear and apparel. Head here to pick up home décor items or interesting made out in various traditional styles such as phulkari, lacquered woodwork and traditional jewellery styles. Punjabi jutis, hand- woven carpets and popular delicacies like papads and wadiyan are must buys here.
WHERE Alpha One Mall, Amritsar COST Rs 200 to Rs 50,000 TEL 01835031500 alphaoneamritsar.com
USP The unique t- shirts with lucid graphics and quotes relating to social and cultural issues.