Delhi is a vibrant city with lots of colors, fragrance, fashion and style that truly defines India and it rich culture, custom, tradition and rituals in a unique and extensive way. Here, in Delhi, the Tourism Department has established this permanent handicraft market, where one can find a variety of items, including apparels, utensils, showpieces, food and fashion accessories, including costume jewelry and lots more. This is a place for all those shopaholics who look forward buying traditional Indian handicraft items and products that are 100% authentic and made by local artisans in their villages. Starting from ethnic fashion wear to utensils and pottery items, this ‘everyday’ one-stop market is perfect for all those, who have a fascination for ethnic casual wear, stylish footwear, upholstery items, fashion accessories and various other types of handicrafts items which are meant for everyday use. It is mostly the women folk that frequent Delhi Haat, as they are the ones who love to shop for household items and traditional fashion clothing at an affordable price. Here, young girls and women can also look for buying traditional Bandhani sarees, lehenga cholis, ghagras, fashionable kurtis and salwar kameez in traditional thread work like Lucknowi Chikankari and resham embroidery. This is truly a shopper’s paradise in every aspect.
Handicrafts & Handlooms
If you want to get a glimpse of mini India, Delhi Haat is undoubtedly the best place to hang around, as it offers a lively and colorful ambiance, as brought about by the various stalls and shops, that sells a myriad of products and wares. Not just Indian sarees and salwar kameez, one can also shop for brassware, glass utensils, metal crafts, footwear, hide wear, silk & woolen fabrics and handloom items, that are unique and classic in style. The colorful attires and traditional jewelry displayed at Delhi Haat are simply unique, and you cannot find it elsewhere in India, unless you physically visit the villages of local artisans. This well organized market is tourist’s paradise, as one can find almost all items and wares, that are required in a house and also in the wardrobe of an Indian woman. The fabric, colors, embroidery patterns, metal crafts, pottery and utensils are all highly fashionable and trendy, and they go about enhancing the exquisite appeal of a home interior, or for that matter the style quotient of an Indian woman. So, if you are looking to buy something traditional, Delhi Haat is the place to be, to shop your heart out.