Mumbai Dairies: SMW Mumbai & Shopping Haul! – Part 2

Mumbai Dairies: SMW Mumbai & Shopping Haul! – Part 2

Mumbai Thrift-ed Budget Shopping Haul – Mumbai Fashion Dairies

Mumbai is full of surprises, atleast for me! The last time I was there, I met MissMalini (Yep, I forgot to mention it earlier!) And this time it was Tara Sharma at the SMW Mumbai Event. However both meetings were totally different, I got to learn a lot from both of them! Enough with the learning’s already! This time I am going to rave about my awesome Shopping haul I got from Mumbai! Yaay!! Warning: Those of you who are Brand lovers and would not bother buying from the streets, you may kindly discontinue reading!! 😛 This post is all about Shopping in a limited Budget!

Fashionmate Jewelery haul budget shopping tips mumbai colaba

Jewellery & Accessories haul from Mumbai – Budget Fashionista

I am totally a Budget Fashionista when it comes to shopping! I prefer thrift stores and street shops as compared to big brands. Not that I do not like brands, but come to think of it. How many of us can actually afford buying branded stuff all the time?? Not me! 😛 Thus Mumbai is a shopper’s paradise for me! I get everything I am crushing for in those funky corners of Colaba Causeway, Lokhandwala Street and Bandra Road Hill Road Market! I not only buy my western wear from Mumbai, but I also get awesome traditional materials from the Four Bungalows which I get designed by my local darzi. ( Psst.. Traditional outfit post’s coming soon!)

Round glasses oversized circle glares ear-cuffs chaand baalis arm candy bracelets cheap budget shopping haul

Street Shopping Mumbai

I got myself some awesome ear-cuffs, arm candy beaded bracelet stacks, the all famous Ram Leela inspired Chaand Baalis, Statement neck-piece and round glares! Not to forget my circle geek clear glasses 😉 While all of this I got from the Colaba Causeway as a part of my shopping cheat sheet!

Budget street shopping in Mumbai fashion trends 2014

Shopping Haul – Budget Fashionista

No shopping is Complete without some awesome shoes!! And those nautical striped t-shirts are for the Winter which is right on the corner. No fall outfit is complete without some hooded & nautical striped full sleeved t-shirts! Trust me Colaba Cause-way is full of awesome stuff, but the trick is to know what to buy, check the quality of stuff you are buying and most importantly BARGAIN!! Yes, It is a no brainer that while you are Street shopping you gotta bargain. But bargaining in Mumbai has a different level al-together. Mumbai stalls & shops start with a price almost 5 times the original selling price. So If you want to know the actual rate at which they sell stuff, you gotta ask for 5 times less the price they offer! 😛

Nautical stripes tshirt at street fashion 2014

Nautical stripped Tee’s

I also saw some amazing crop’s at very cheap rates. There were some amazing printed crop top that were super comfy and surprisingly the materials were super awesome! I have got a few crop tops from leading brands online and trust me there is not much difference in the material quality. Not that the branded ones are not good, but these street ones are not at all bad to have in one’s wardrobe!

Cheap crop tops at fashion street Mumbai trends 2014

Cheap crop tops – Street Fashion

Accessories jewellery budget shopping on street shops mumbai 2014

Accessories haul – Street Shopping Colaba

So that’s about it! I hope you liked all the fun stuff I collected from Street Shopping in Mumbai! The best places to shop in Mumbai are Bandra Hill Road, Lokhandwala & Colaba Causeway! You will get all funky stuff in cool prices there. Hope you will find these tips usefull! 🙂 Go shop hopping already!!


Hello! I am Hami Keshwani, Owner and Editor in Chief of this Blog! I have been blogging since 2011 and Fashionmate is my first baby. Know more about me in the about us page!

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Hello! I am Hami Keshwani, Owner and Editor in Chief of this Blog! I have been blogging since 2011 and Fashionmate is my first baby. Know more about me in the about us page!

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