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    Heading for Diwali shopping? Here’s what you must not forget. From buying ethnic clothes to fancy lights, you can also visit the oldest market to buy ...
    • Mohammad Ashraf
    • Her Zindagi Editorial
    Published -30 Oct 2018, 15:14 ISTUpdated -05 Nov 2018, 18:04 IST
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    Heading for Diwali shopping? Here’s what you must not forget. Of all the places, Delhi has been one of the most favourite destinations for travellers. Be it firecrackers, candles, clothes or decorative items, shopaholics can easily choose and pick their desired product this Diwali. However, it is equally important to have a proper plan before hitting the market. We give you a reminder just to ease your shopping schedule this festive season. From buying swanky clothes to fancy lights, you can also visit the oldest market to buy firecrackers. These few products every shopper will buy this Diwali.


    Diwali is called the festival of lights and this occasion is incomplete without fancy diyas and candles. From terracotta to brass, you can buy amazing diyas suiting your needs and choices. Where to buy diyas? Kriti Creations (Khan Market) and The Pearl Candle (Chandni Chowk) are the places you can go and purchase latest diya and candle designs. On the contrary, if you are too lazy to go out, various online shopping sites such as Flipkart and Amazon, sell impressive diyas.


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    Diwali reflects vivid colours and it is equally crucial to resoate the same charm. You can design or create some drool-worthy rangoli designs to impress your family and guests. In today's time, you have the option to choose from a variety of colours, from organic to regular, you can decide how you are planning to decorate it.


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    Bursting firecrackers is one single reason that can bring smile on our face. Isn’t it? Children wait for the whole year to cherish the true zest of Diwali by bursting colourful crackers. There are some really amazing shops in Old Delhi (Unesh Fire Works and Vishal Fire Works fireworks) to buy firecrackers. Plus you can also buy green crackers this festive season to keep your surroundings less-polluted and less-noisy. 


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    We all buy new clothes on festivities. Don’t we? And Diwali is the perfect occasion to flaunt your ethnic swag. From wearing crafty anarkalis to embroidered lehengas, women can indulge in some serious shopping goals this time. Looking for cues? Lajpat Nagar, Sarojini Market and Chandni Chowk are the right places to explore and shop.

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    It could be little tiring for you to get the best deal but it will be worth your time. That’s not all, you always have the chance to test your bargaining skills. Apart from filtering the markets, you can check various online portals such as Amazon, Flikart, Myntra and Craftsvilla to avail those last minute deals.

    Decorative Lights

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    Image courtesy: Gopichand And Son

    Before Diwali, we all are curious to decorate our house with exquisite door hangings, mirror balls and hanging lanterns. These artistic lamps and lights can bring out the real essence of festive season. Planning to buy some of those handcrafted lamps? If you have searched enough and still haven’t found the right kind of stuff, then try Lajpat Rai Market in Chandni Chowk. This busy place is less-explored by the shoppers. You can also shop for Gopichand and Son designed lamps. They have an innumerable range of fancy lights that reflect the variety and in-depth knowledge & taste of Indian art which can be made available in each form, shape & size. GCS helps in getting a light customized exactly according to your taste & requirement with the use of different raw materials.

    You will be surprised to see the variety of decorative items selling at really low prices. Yes, you read it right. Apart from the usual exploration of market place, keep a tab on various online portals to avoid the last minute rush of shopping decorative items. 

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