Top 5: Some Boutiques To Check Out
On Jan 28, 2011
|For reasons that may baffle many of us, Trivandrum seems to make impeccable fashion sense look like a walk in the park. Of all the places, this city has some really good number of boutiques that attracts hundreds of citizens and visitors every year. With retail shops that sell unique and hand picked items, the fashion trend is getting popular day by day. Whether you are a vintage junkie or a brand freak, the right trendy concept is more drawn towards these boutiques in Trivandrum. Here's where you'll find some of the best in authentic labels and designs; set your course with some of the top boutique store picks on your next visit:
Best for: This is one shop that has expanded its avenue beyond the designer saris and salwars. From Mutka silk to chiffons, from cotton silks to crepes and gorgettes. They have a wide range of collection for women looking for saris, suitable for special occasions.
Getting There: Catholic Centre, Statue Road, General Hospital Junction, Trivandrum
Best for: When it comes to salwars, the trend of wearing matching tops and bottoms is passé; it is more in favour of mix-n-match in all new and vibrant colours. Thus, Ashima brings the best trends in salwars and saris. It is one place where you can find new fashion in the city.
Getting There: Narmada Shopping Complex, Kowdiar, Trivandrum.
Best for: This is one boutique were you get saris and salwars that are handcrafted and specially woven from villages and outskirts of the country. If you are looking for one place to get traditional saris and salwars, then stop at Ethnic weaves.
Getting There: Muttada Road, Paruthippara, Trivandrum.
Best for: Glitz boutique brings to the city new collections from across the country. If you are looking for a very classy and gorgeous outfit that will give you a new look and a lot of eye battling, Glitz is the place you are looking for.
Getting There: Safia Tower, Near Chalakkuzhy Lane, Pattom, Trivandrum.
Best for: Designing your look. This shop is owned by Beena Latheef, certified fashion designer, who will do those outfits, that not only fit you well but bring the best out of you. Her boutique has in store, specially desgined outfits and materials.
Getting There: Opposite Chempaka Kindergarten, Jawahar Nagar, Kowdiar, Trivandrum.