To say HSR Layout is the hottest, new neighbourhood on the block would be no exaggeration! It’s a hub for startups as well the coolest, new restaurants. You can shop organic or kitschy. And a recent trip to the neighbourhood revealed that HSR is now also a fashion district. As we explored the area, we found several boutiques showcasing runway-worthy designs. Whether you want a custom made, bridal lehenga or a super-stylish dress - all roads lead to HSR Layout.
Designer Lehengas To Chic Gowns: Boutiques In HSR Deliver Style By The Buckets
Recommended for: There is little that The Label can’t do when tasked with jazzing up your wardrobe. They create everything from salwar sets (you can even buy them at the store) to elaborate, wedding-ready anarkalis and lehengas. They do plenty of western designs too and offer accessories as well.
Recommended for: Plush and vibrant, designer Mahita Prasad’s studio is all about traditional textile arts recast in contemporary light. You can get deep-hued lehengas covered in funky motifs or stick with classic handlooms. Long, flowy gowns, stylish saree blouses and artful skirts are also part of the offerings.
Recommended for: It’s all about luxury at this swanky fashion studio. They focus largely on bridal wear from all over India. So, you can pick up exclusive, Kanjeevarams and get a jaw-dropping blouse to boot. Or you can go with a sparkly lehenga that’ll make your special day even more special.
Recommended for: Want to turn heads at the next party without breaking the bank? Kyasa, a rental boutique in HSR Layout, is your BFF! From party wear to bridal outfits, they have a whole range you can choose from. Jackets, lehengas, anarkalis and skirts dot the store and you can rent them out for as low as INR 600 or so.
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Recommended for: A regular fixture at Bangalore’s fashion showcases, this boutique is all about traditional designs. You can spend your hard-earned bucks on elaborate lehengas and there are even sherwanis. Flowy skirts paired with long jackets and gowns with India-inspired embellishments are also part of the fashion line up.
Recommended for: Renowned for their embroidery and handwork, Tantu delivers beautifully embellished textiles. For a big event, you can sport their blouses that come adorned with beaded peacocks or colourful floral motifs. Netted lehengas, silk kurtas, and chic gowns are their speciality.