Contributed by Pooja Gandhi

“Whoever said that money cant buy happiness, simply didn’t know where to go shopping”

Shopping is out of control in this city of joy which celebrates fashion with a number of designers and flea markets to high street shopping.  Here’s  list of top 5 markets which will keep your legs moving and your money spilling :

 B.K Market

This market is relatively  small but still manages to squeeze in about 100 mini shops all of which are packed with plenty of fashion treats at unbeatable prices , from casuals to party wear , from Flats to stilettos. Yes,it’s really known for it’s footwear!

All that’s comes in here is directly from high fashion street of Bangkok that’s why it is called Bangkok market(B.K.Market)

16B, Shakespeare Sarani, Middleton row

Price: Rs50 – Rs1000

 Metro Plaza

This place is positively littered with fabulous fashion in every imaginable size .

A good place for top to toe shopping only if you are not L.B(loves branded) person

And its 2nd floor is jam packed with shoe stores full of pumps and boots and chappals “ you name it and you get ” where you can shop for flip flops to sandals for just 100 bucks and is also filled with many cosmetic shops


1, Ho Chi Minh Sarani

Price: Rs100 onwards

 New Market or Hogg Market

One of the oldest market in the heart of city though named  ‘New Market’

For styloholic to shopaholic, there’s nothing better than a good flea market.

From traditional and stylish to interesting and unexpected, this is a place where you can find anything to everything , best part at really really bargain price.

As unexpected ,you never know what gold you find in here but you need  to dig  in hard , but later its worth it.

Lindsay street, just off chowringhee road


Price : Rs50 onwards

 Emami Market

It feels casually sophisticated to walk in here , with lots of fashion wear and accessories stores to shop in and good space to walk around , with a luxury of a bookstore like Starmark  where one can spend  hours flipping over fashion magazine to look for new trend in market.

3 Lord Sinha Road


Price : Rs150 onwards


 Forum mall + courtyard

“POSH and CLASSY” Forum courtyard is the latest fashion and shopping destination of the city  which is most visited, with  renowned international brands like Mango, Charles&Keith, Chemistry, Sisley..etc , and also with amazing concept of street market events happening now& then  @ backdrop of courtyard.

It is connected with forum mall which was kolkata ’s first ever branded fashion mall.

10/3 Elgin Road

 Price: Rs500 onwards

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