The joy of wearing a custom-made dress is incomparable, for it makes you feel unique. Bangalore has a lot of boutiques for men and women but few for kids. MetroMela discovers some such boutiques that cater to the fashion needs of kids.
Strawberry kids' wear boutique on Kamraj Road in Bangalore stocks special occasion and casual wear dresses for little girls. The dresses are designed by the entrepreneur, designer and the boutique’s owner Rashida Khan. You can get beautifully embroidered frocks and dresses here for three to six month olds and for older children. For girls beyond the age of 11, the shop takes orders and can custom make any type of garment you want, whether it is a party dress or a ghaghra choli. Read the complete review here.
Then there is this designer boutique for little girls in Richmond Town, Bangalore, called Magic Threads. Their collection features dresses in a wide variety of fabrics like satin, tissue, silk and organza. Smocked dresses are sure to lure young girls. The boutique designs party wear dresses for pre-teenaged girls. Accessories like bags, hair clips, bands and junk jewelry are available at Magic Threads. The boutique does not stock anything for boys but they do undertake orders for stitching casual wear and traditional wear for boys up to 12 years of age when you provide them the fabric. These include shirts, pyjamas, tuxedo, pants and waistcoats. They take two weeks' time to deliver the stitched clothes.
Also catering to kids’ needs is Eshani Boutique in Indiranagar, Bangalore. The boutique stitches clothes as per the customers’ choice of design as well as stocks some readymade garments like ghaghra cholis for girls. Both boys and girls from three-month olds to teenagers can find something here. They mainly do kids’ western wear and kids’ ethnic wear. Form lehengas for girls to sherwanis, Jodhpuri suits, blazers, suits, waistcoats, dhotis and kurtas for boys, Eshani Boutique has it all. They also provide fabrics and embellishments required for the designs. Wedding wear for brides and grooms is also done here. The cost for a stitched piece would depend upon the kind of cloth and work demanded by the customer.
If you are looking for a place to stitch a frock for your daughter, you can also try Thithlee Boutique at Sarjapur in Bangalore. They stock readymade frocks as well as provide stitching facilities for girls’ party dresses. Their collection of designer birthday baby frocks in myriad colors like deep red, turquoise blue, baby pink, pastel green and ivory white are worth a buy. For frocks, the boutique provides fabric and other materials but for ghaghra choli you need to get the fabric.
MetroMela also discovers a kid’s store in Malleswaram, Bangalore, called Just For Kids, that does not provide stitching facilities of party frocks and birthday dresses but has something unique on offer for both boys and girls. They can get custom-made woolens done as per your kid’s requirement within a price range of Rs. 1,000.
So make your child feel unique with customized garments designed at these boutiques in Bangalore.