Hello Wonderful Ladies,
Everyday we get so many queries on what to buy where, what would be the price of items or even request asking us to provide some leads on various wedding related items in Hyderabad. So today, I thought why not compile a brief note on wedding shopping destinations in Hyderabad and also some tips on how to get the most of your bucks.
General Baazar, Secunderabad: A bustling market with cloth merchants and rows full of gold and silver article stores, General Bazaar is where one spends a major chunk of their wedding budget. This is the best place to shop for blouse pieces which are given as a part of Tambulam across all the events in the wedding.With number of shops lined up, just pick one and look out for some bulk selection of blouses pieces in the colors and material of your choice. You are assured of some great bargain while buying in bulk. Also few families gift silver articles as return gifts to their guests. If you too have a similar tradition, you are at the right place. There are items to fit every budget and you are assured to get in the number you require.
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Begum Bazaar: Once the market place for the traders during the Nizam period, Begum Bazaar still holds its pride to be the most busiest market in Hyderabad. Let me warn you guys, plan a whole day for this amazing place or else you would get lost in the by lanes of this vast market.
This place is the perfect pick to buy Tambulam bags, Jewellery cases, Paper/Cloth bags for Tambulam and all other Miscellaneous items. Also if you are a south Indian, this place has the best and economical selection of Thali plates, Ungarala Binde , Pelli Peetalu and everything in between. I personally bought some raw materials from the craft stores to make some DIY decor for my home during my wedding. Also I purchased my Photoshoot props, Bridal shower decor and some return gifts from Begum Bazar. The complex named Aziz plaza has it all.
Speical mention here is for all the imitation and Cz wedding jewelry. Trust me guys, they have the best bridal sets in the most economical prices possible. So make sure you check out at Zaara Designer Jewellery at Begum Bazaar. exactly opposite to Osmania General Hospital main gate.
Charminar: There is a popular saying that a Nizami Bride would not leave to her In-laws home without at least 3 visits to Laad Bazaar. Well, that stands true till date and the selection available is so wide that you are drawn to the place again and again.
Hand down to the fact that you get the best quality pearls. A couple of strands for your Husband’s Ethnic ensemble or as a part of your own wedding trousseau is a classic choice for any bride from Hyderabad. Also, pearls are great if you are looking for some bridesmaids gifts and you do not want to spend a Bomb, Charminar is the spot to bag it all.
Most importantly, take pictures of all your wedding outfits and find the perfect bangle combo to match all your wedding outfits.Also you can buy some bangles in bulk which you can use as Mehndi/ Sangeet Favors.
While there are many other markets in Hyderabad, these are the most voted when it comes to wedding related shopping. So make sure you check them out to plan your wedding economically.