in Punjab can be a real delight. You can pick up a lot of ethnic
stuff ranging from woven carpets, durees (floor covering),
embroidered woollen shawls and jutties (Indian shoes)
to carved and inlay furniture, lacquer finish furniture, leather
garments etc. Handloom products handicrafts
and hosiery goods are some major items of export to all the
important countries of the world.
The Phulkaris of Punjab and the jewellery patterned on
antique designs are also in high demand in foreign markets.
Among specific places for shopping, you can get quality sports
goods and sports wear in Jalandhar,
fancy jutties (shoes) and parandees (hair ornaments)
in Patiala and hosiery goods in
Sector 17 shopping centre
in Chandigarh is a major market and is the biggest shopping
Centre of the city, where one can find well-stocked shops and
variety of goods. Other major shopping hubs include Madhya Marg,
Sector 22-B, 35-C and D, Sector 34, 7, 15, 18, 19, 37.
Most of the state and cooperative emporia are in Sector 17 and
22. Sector 22 also has its own shopping delights and jewellery
shops. Some of the interesting shopping centers are: :: Phulkari, Punjab Emporium,
Sector 17 :: Leathera Punjab, Sectors
17, 22, 35. :: Weavco, Punjab Handlooms,
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