With Diwali ready to sparkle, and the wedding season almost here, the guide plotted the ultimate map of Mumbai's best designer names to flaunt
1) MAL (for the little ones)
At: 50 Bhagwat, 2 North South Road, JVPD scheme, Vile Parle (W).
2) Indian by Manish Arora
At: Shop no 5, Juhu Vasant Bahar Society, opposite Sea Princess Hotel, Juhu Tara Road, Juhu.
3) AZA (also on Altamount Road and Turner Road)
At: Shishir, 15-A, near Maneckji Cooper School, Juhu Tara Road.
4) Neeta Lulla
At: RNA Classic Apartment, N Avenue Road, Santacruz (W).
5) Pria Kaataria Puri
At: Kaniya Kutir, corner of 14th Road and Linking Road, Khar (W).
6) Monisha Jaising
At: Ground Floor no 3, Shailja Apartments, 50, Pali Hill, Bandra (W).
7) Manish Malhotra Diffusion Store (his flagship store is in the same location)
At: Showroom no 3/4/5 Vishnudham CHS, corner of 14th Road and Linking Road, Khar (W).
8) Ritika Bharwani Designs
At:Office no 204, second floor, B Wing, 36 Turner Road Bandra (W).
At: 5th and 6th floor, Bandra 190, Savanna Court, Guru Nanak Marg, Turner Road, Bandra (W).
10) SVA by Sonam and Paras Modi
At: Unit No 8, ground floor, Vasant Udyog Bhavan, Sun Mill Compound, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel.
11) Payal Singhal
At: Shop no 3, Raj Mahal Building, next to Melange, Altamount Road.
At: 33, Altamount Road, Gowalia Tank, Tardeo.
13) Shyamal and Bhumika
At: Next to Crossword, Mohammedbhoy Mansion, NS Patkar Marg, Kemps Corner Flyover.
14) Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla (also have a store at 21st Road, Bandra)
At: Shop No 1 and 2, Om Chambers, Kemps Corner.
15) Le Mill
At: 2 Meherabad, near St Stephen’s Church, Warden Road, Breach Candy.
At: Chowpatty View Building, opposite Sukh Sagar, Opera House.
17) Masaba Gupta and Nitya Arora
At: Shop no 62, Machinery House, Burjorji Bharucha Marg, Kala Ghoda.
18) Bombay Shirt Company (Kiosks at Cr2 Mall Nariman Point, and Inorbit Mall Malad)
At: No 3, ground floor, Sassoon Building, Kala Ghoda, Fort.
At: Ador House, 6 K Dubash Marg, Kala Ghoda, Fort.
20) Anjallee and Arjun Kapoor
At: Lansdown House, ground floor, Battery Street, behind Regal cinema, Colaba.
21) Tarun Tahiliani
At: Villar Ville, ground floor, Ramchandani Marg, Apollo Bunder.
22) Payal Khandwala
At: First floor, Grant Building, opposite Cafe Basilico, Colaba (Arjun Khanna’s store is housed in the same building).
23) Ritu Kumar (also at Lower Parel, Juhu, Bandra, Malad and Nariman Point)
At: R City Mall, LBS Road, Ghatkopar (W).
Drop by High Street Phoenix and Palladium for international labels and for Anita Dongre’s store, and Atosa in Khar. An addition to Kala Ghoda will soon be the edgy store of Gaurav Gupta.