Here we’d like to ease your shopping sprees and provide with all the best shops to buy handicrafts in Udaipur.
Udaipur being the ‘Beauty Capital’ of Rajasthan has proven a top notch market for the handicrafts business; people from all around the world praise the hand crafted materials with a pinch of Rajasthani culture reflecting in them.
Apart from the materialistic show-pieces, the textile handicrafts has started marking its righteous position in the Fashion Industry as well, you could easily find those western apparel of yours embroidered or possess a handcrafted element to up the styling quotient.
Udaipur handicrafts market is spread across several categories of products including footwear, bags, books, paintings, jewellery, clothing, home & décor.
We’ve tried to accumulate all the shops that have been appraised on various digital platforms by tourists and mentioned it in the list below:
Best Handicrafts Shops in Udaipur
Sapna Saree Emporium
Unlike the name, you can find much more than just Sarees in this cozy store that comes on the road to the City Palace upper gate. A variety of handbags, wallets, scarfs, shawls, skirts, trousers, kurtas, one-pieces and other handcrafted textile artifacts are available in the store. The nearby small store named ‘Ashoka’ also belongs to the same owner that exhibits numerous paintings inspired by the history of Mewar and a jewellery wall with antique articles to choose from.
Tip: Ask the owner to get you dressed in complete Indian attire and get yourself clicked.
Address: Delwara House, City Palace Rd, Udaipur, Rajasthan 313001
Fan of embroidered & leather handmade jutis (footwear)? Then you must visit this little shop near Jagdish Temple, the owner Abdul Jabbar Rehmani has been in this business from a brief time now and is a pleasant person that shall provide you the best quality and a variety of jutis for Men and Women. You may find it difficult to locate the store, we’d suggest you to ask the shop owners near Jagdish Temple and mention the owners name while enquiring.
Tip: If you find it difficult to get the right size of shoes, you can ask the owner to make one of your exact shoe-size.
Address: Opposite Govindas Café, City Palace Road
It is a stupendous initiative to encourage Handicraft industry and support helpless women in village area, by a humanist Nisha Mam. This shop situated near Sajjangarh fort, is an ideal stop for handicrafts shopping amidst the city tour. There are a variety of gift items like paintings, candle holders, clocks, showpieces, and an elegant line of clothing available at the store to get your hands on. There is also a range of perfumes especially on sale for men and women both that give out the fragrance of the City of Lakes.
Tip: The range of saress and salwar suits are quite affordable than the market prices.
Address: Sajjan Garh Main Road, Opposite Wax Museum, Rajasthan 313001
Fabric Radha Krishna
One of the most decorated shops in the old city, situated near Lal Ghat. Fabric Radha Krishna gains one’s attention with the huge embroidered wall hangings exhibited outside the shop, a variety of textile products including dresses, ghagras, cholis, dupattas, bags, and a lot. They also have an in-house tailor, you can choose to get yourself as shirt or a dress stitched along with the embroidered laces available at the shop. They also take online orders and ship their products worldwide.
Tip: Browse their range of embroidered bomber winter jackets.
Address: Brahmpol Rd, Hanuman Ghat, Opp. Bharti Restaurant, Nagar Nagri, Ambamata, Udaipur, Rajasthan 313001
Swarnkar Art & Crafts
This shop is a heaven for the leather fanatics; you can find handmade leather bags, belts, diaries, photo albums, wallets, and other items here. You can request the owner to show you the photos of these leather items being molded into the products that are displayed in the store.
Tip: Check the leather quality, there are various kind of leathers that vary quality vise.
Address: Jagdish chawlk under ozen restaurant, 2, City Palace Rd, Jagdish Chowk, Udaipur, Rajasthan 313001
Bharadwaj Moortie & Handicrafts Pvt. Ltd.
Marble statues being one of the most appreciated hand-carved arts, in home décor; the marble pieces add royalty and enhance the ambiance of a room. A variety of marble statues can be obtained from this shop including God Statues, Lamps, Jars, Temples, Animals Statues and much more. If you’re not able to find a statue of your choice, you can ask them to get it carved specially for you.
Tip: This store is situated away from the main city; you can visit it on your way to the Eklinji or Nathdwara Temple.
Address: 6-7-8, Lakhawali Estate, Bhuwana, Udaipur, Rajasthan 313002
Take a souvenir to your home from this town in form of paintings and postcards; most of the creations available there have been painted by the owner himself. Mr. Gothwal Sadhu is a much praised artist in the old city, who paints happiness on piece of sheets. People have also claimed his paintings to be alike the ones displayed in the City Palace of Udaipur and Jaipur. Apart from the paintings, the friendly behavior of the sellers has been much appreciated in several Google reviews.
Tip: Synchronize your visit to the Gothwal store with the Evening show at Bagore ki Haveli.
Address: Gangaur Ghat, near Bangor ki Haweli, Udaipur, Rajasthan 313001
Shreeji Silver Art
Relish your fondness towards authentic silver jewellery and articles at the Shreeji Silver Art. There will be various options available in jewellery including silver neckpieces, earrings, bangles, rings with various designs. Miniatures of lord Ganesha, Goddess Saraswati, Goddess Lakhsmi and could serve as beautiful gift items. Also big silver statues of various Hindu Gods can also be purchased from here.
Address: 106, Jagdish Temple Road, Near Maji Ki Bawri,, Udaipur, Rajasthan 313001
A contemporary Handicraft shop that displays phenomenal categories of handicrafts including designer boxes, trays, daggers, pen stands, paper weights, wall clocks, wooden stools, flower pots, jars and a lot more. This shop can be visited on your way back from the scenic Fateh Sagar Lake.
Tip: Each article has been displayed in spacious rooms; therefore you won’t have to dig to find out the best articles.
Address: 178 Moti Magri, Near UIT Circle, Rajasthan 313001
Handicraft Bazaar (Celebration Mall)
To save yourself from roaming here and there in the market on various stores to find all the handicrafts belonging to distinct genres, you must try out the Handicraft Bazaar at Celebration Mall. Here you’ll find various handicraft stores that fulfill almost all the genres of handicrafts including jewellery, textiles, statues, furniture, and show-pieces. Though you might miss out the number of options available in the old streets of Udaipur it will save your time for sure, also shopping here might be quite heavy for your pockets.
Address: Celebration Mall, 206, National Hwy 8, Opposite Devendra Dham, Pulla Bhuwana, Bhuwana, Udaipur, Rajasthan 313004
BONUS TIP: Well we assume that you surely are an admirer of the handcrafted products, we suggest you to visit the annual Shilpram Mahotsava, that starts from 21 December and ends on 30 December every year. You will be amused with the Arts and Crafts showcased from all around the country at one platform.
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