We tracked down five fashion-forward men {stalked them, really} and got them to let their shopping secrets out. The markets they prefer, the brands they love and more. If you’re of the opinion that  Hill Road doesn’t have anything for men, read this.

Kunal Punjabi

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Photo courtesy: Sean Graham

Kunal is the co-founder and producer at CATNIP – a boutique production house that specializes in music and culture-based video content. They’re behind those cool videos and after-movies for NH7 Weekender, Supersonic, Maatibani and several brands. Kunal’s go-to spot for shopping is Forever 21 and you’ll always find him sporting the coolest caps which he picks up from different places.

Cap: Adidas Originals, INR 1,000

Shirt: KOOVS, INR 1,250

Ripped Black Jeans: Forever 21, INR 2,000

Shoes: Adidas ZX 750, INR 10,500

Donald Simrock


Donald is a renowned name in Hollywood and now calls Mumbai his home. He’s done campaigns with the likes of Britney Spears, Rose Byrne, Marilyn Manson, Madonna and Kim Kardashian. He loves shopping at Hill Road and Bazaar Road. He likes to mix up things he picks up from local shops with designer labels. An animal lover and a believer of minimalism, he loves donning caps to protect himself from the heat.

Shirt: Ashish N Soni

Jeans: Fendi, Hill Road

Shoes: Aura The Hub, Hill Road

Sunglasses: Jacques Marie Mage, LA

Devanshu Sood

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Photo courtesy: Devanshu Sood

Devanshu’s job as a fashion designer and stylist requires him to travel a lot so he picks up whatever he likes from different places. He swears by Hill Road and Colaba Causeway for a quick street shopping stint.

T-Shirt: Street shop at Hill Road, INR 800

Pants: Louis Philippe, INR 3,600

Belt: Louis Vuitton, INR 18,000

Shoes: Kolhapuri chappals, Colaba Causeway

Sunglasses: Rayban, INR 6,000

Luis Alejandro

02112016_fashionablemen06Luis is a costume designer from Los Angeles who loves going fabric shopping at Crawford Market. He digs the variety and quality that the market has to offer. His next stop? Dadar. Luis raves about Aura Te Hub at Hill Road ’cause they made him a custom pair of shoes since it’s difficult for him to find his size.

Shirt: Fendi, INR 700

Pants: Fendi, INR 1,500

Shoes: Aura The Hub, INR 1,300

Sunglasses: Hill Road, INR 190

Maulik Bhavsar

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Photo courtesy: Maulik Bhavsar

Maulik handles ad sales for the entertainment category (Bollywood) at Hindustan Times during weekdays and is a family man, baker, rider, DIY enthusiast and beer drinker on weekends. He usually shops at Zara, H&M, Forever 21 Men, Marks and Spencer. He also scoures through online websites like Myntra and Amazon and is also a fan of bargain shops.

Pants: Salmon from Marks & Spencer, INR 2,500

Shirt: Custom stitched, INR 1700

Shoes: Hush Puppies, INR 5,000

Socks: Happy Socks, INR 299

Suspenders: Zara, INR 400

Watch: Smart Watch by Asus, INR 15,000

Sunglasses: woodgeekstore.in, INR 3,000

Featured photo source: Sean Graham