Lucknow is famous for its Chikan work embroideries. Chikan is a very famous thread work that is done by the skilled craftmen in Lucknow. At “Chowk” and one will find a lot of shops with Chikan, sarees, salwar suits, bedsheets, table covers at reasonable price. Generally, Cotton Sarees with chikan work cost between rs.300 to INR 8000. There is a number of Chikan work things shops in Hazratgunj market and Janpath. Some of the popular and famous shopping places in Lucknow are Aminabad, Kapoorthala, Hazratganj and Janpath. For exquisite jewellery, go to Gadbadjhala, which is quite known for its fins jewellery works.
Hazratganj is the best place for great shopping experience in Lucknow. Hazratganj is not for bargain shoppers as it is the most luxurious market in Lucknow, but you can buy there all daily lifestyle items with premium quality. It is the best place to buy jewelry items, and all types of men’s, women’s and kids cloths, especially handmade embroidered kurtas, sarees suits of famous Chikan material. So if you’re visiting Hazratganj for eating out or entertainment, don’t forget to experience the luxurious shopping in the heart of city Hazratganj.
Sugandhco is located in Janpath Market, Lucknow. A very old shop selling itar- pure essence oil extracted from flowers by a traditional method. Sugandhco is selling itr in the form of men’s women’s perfume, household fragrances and incense sticks. A very fresh and sweet fragrances for everyone. http://www.sugandhco.com/
Seva, Chikan stores in chowk and Janpath is a perfect Place for shopping lovers. These shops are full of with Lucknow embroidered stuff, which is commonly a summerish wear.
There is a row of shops outside Choti Imam Bara for low end Chikan work shopping.
Lot of shops outside Bada Imam Bara for Hair clips and earrings made of marble, boxes made of cow horns, marbles etc., pens and trinket boxes made of marble and granite.
Malls in Lucknow
Fun Republic Mall – Fun republic mall located in gomti nagar is a good option to shop for all mid range offers a wide variety to fit for everyone’s budget. With Variety of stores, decent kids play area and a nice movie hall, this mall is good enough for a decent family outing.
Wave mall located near polytechnic, Lucknow. A great mall with many brand stores, and best
Multiplex in city.
East end mall – Located at Vibhuti hand, vomit nagar. This is one of the oldest Mall in Lucknow.Centrally situated having various international brands. A very nice multiplex and some halls have even GOLD CLASS seats, which is sheer luxury in movie experience.