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The Only Guide You Need To Buy A Killer New Year Gift

If you're the Sheldon Cooper of your gang and the thought of gift-giving makes you anxious, we're here to make things easy-peasy. With New Year being right around the corner, hit up these places to score perfect gifts for all interests. 

For The Bookworm

One can never go wrong with books, you know why? Because there are a million options. Whether your bookish friends are into thriller, comedy, romance, or non-fiction, bookstores like MR Book Centre and Akshara Books have a plethora of books for reduced prices. But if you have a special friend who is bound to have all the latest novels, head over to the Sunday Book Bazaar and get your hands on National Geographic‘s hardbound magazines dating back to the 70s and the 80s, and other vintage books for a steal. 

Book Stores

Mr Book Centre


Shop 7-1-12/8-B, Greenlands Flyover, Uma Nagar, Ameerpet, Hyderabad


For The Home Decor Junkie

Know someone who is doing up their house? If they're constantly on a lookout to find something elegant or quirky, stores like We Do Import and Indian Craft Gallery will do the trick for you. From delicate birdcages to wooden carts, you will find Pinterest-worthy home decor in a budget that will make for great gifts. If you want to take things up a notch, you can check out Central Cottage Industries for all things rustic from Kashmir. 

Home Décor Stores

We Do Import


Swastik Complex, 5-3/963, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Feelkhana, Hyderabad


For The Dessert Lover

If kuch meetha hojaye is your friend's go-to line, what can be better than gifting a sweet hamper? Hyderabad is no stranger to amazing bakers like Gateau By Ajitha and The Cupcake Window who whisk sinful desserts that can be customized like cupcakes, cakes, brownies, pies, etc.

For The Stationary Buff

Just like Pixar and Disney, love for stationery has no age. If you know a stationary junkie who hoards all sorts of knick-knacks (whether they use it or not), get them a bunch of quirky notebooks, pens, folders, and other supplies from stores like Walden and Ilahui. Need more options? Here are our other picks.

Stationery Stores



Next To LV Prasad, Road 2, Srinagar Colony, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad


For The Plant Lover

We all know someone who loves their greens a little too much. Get to gardening stores like Set Green and The Garden Store to gift an indoor plant and dainty planters to go with. Because terrariums are all the rage right now, these stores stock plenty of varieties too. 

For The Trend Setters

Everyone likes a good outfit, there's no denying that. When in doubt, gift a lovely silhouette to your SOS, and honestly, there are so many amazing clothing stores that we're spoilt for choice. Want to gift a nice outfit to your lovely lady? Project Eve will not let you down. Looking for dapper clothes for your man? Head to Rare Rabbit for all things trendy. 

Clothing Stores

Rare Rabbit


Inorbit Mall, Ground Floor, G-36, Madhapur, Hyderabad