Must-see shopping in Gujarat & Diu

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    Top Choice

    The retail outlet of the Self-Employed Women’s Association (SEWA), Hansiba sells colourful woven and embroidered shawls, saris, beautifully embroidered…

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    Kutch Mahila Vikas Sangathan (Qasab)

    Qasab is a grassroots organisation, comprising over 12,000 rural women (1200 artisans), that pays members a dividend of the profits and invests money to…

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    Mr AA Wazir

    If you’re interested in antique embroidery, contact Mr AA Wazir, opposite the General Hospital. He has a stunning collection of more than 3000 pieces,…

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    This gift shop on the NID (National Institute of Design) campus stocks an excellent range of independent designs by the institute's alumni and students…

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    Beautiful handcrafted gifts – from embroidered pillowcases and traditional leather sandals to clothing, accessories, stationery and more. Gramshree is a…

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    Small outlet in the Comfort Inn Prince lobby of the highly respected designer textile shop, with a very good selection of well-priced, fair-trade…

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    Manek Chowk

    This busy space and the surrounding narrow streets are the commercial heart of the old city. Weave your way through the crowds to soak up the atmosphere…

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    Law Garden Night Market

    An evening market packed with stalls selling glittering wares from Kachchh and Saurashtra. It’s chock-a-block with fantastically decorated but mass…

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    Sunday Flea Market

    Setting up along the river banks, off Swami Vivekananda Rd, this flea market sells plenty of junk, but dig around and you can find some real treasures,…

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    Traditional and contemporary saris, embroidered tunics, accessories and gifts – all handcrafted by expert craftspeople from around the country using eco…

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    Art Book Center

    This specialist treasure trove is upstairs in a brightly painted building near Ellis Bridge, off Gujarat College Rd. Indian architecture, miniature…

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    A large, bustling bookshop, with a good selection of Lonely Planet guides, as well as regional maps and guidebooks (get your 101 Things to Do in Ahmedabad…

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    Gamthiwala, by the entrance to the Mausoleum of Ahmed Shah in the old city, sells quality block-printed and tie-dyed textiles.

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    Baroda Prints & Workshop

    At this Baroda Prints branch you can see printers at work upstairs, then buy the finished product downstairs.

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    Baroda Prints

    Gorgeous hand-printed dress materials in original, colourful and attractive designs.