Diwali, one of the biggest festival celebrated across India is all about colours and light. From vibrant rangolis to twinkling lights with sumptuous meals and games, it’s a time when friends and family get together to spend the two days with great enthusiasm and joy. And as we celebrate the joyous festival, we want to look our very best. While festive shopping can put a big hole in your pocket with the series of gifts for others and shopping for your self, here is a list of offers so that you can celebrate the festival without worrying much about the bills. The best part, it’s raining sales and offers for the festive season. Starting on October 14, the Diwali sale will be hosted on Flipkart, Amazon, Myntra and Big Basket, among others. Here’s a helpful list to streamline your shopping list.
It’s that time of the year when we love to embrace ethnic wears. Women can opt for cotton kurtas and salwar suits in the mornings to heavy anarkali or lehenga in the evenings. While men can look dapper in a silk kurta and pajamas for the evening puja. Here are some great offers to buy traditional outfits this Deepavali.
You can buy such kurtas with evergreen kalamkari print or anarkalis with asymmetrical hemlines to stand out from the rest. Available at Myntra, there’s 40-80 per cent discount on ethnic wears. Discounted price for yellow kurta is Rs 799, while the maroon one is Rs 899. The discounted price for festive collection at the site starts at Rs 400 only. Flipkart and Amazon to have similar offers with discounts up to 80 per cent on clothing and price starts from Rs 350.
From heavy anarkalis to brocade lehenga choli, you can choose from an array of options from Craftsvilla, Amazon and Myntra. Available at more than 50 per cent discount, the price for the black anarkali is Rs 1088, and the green and beige suit-style lehenga is priced at Rs 6,076 – both can be bought at Craftsvilla. With 50 per cent discount, the blue silk lehenga choli can be purchased from Myntra at Rs 2,999. Price for evening wears begin at Rs 1,200.
Men can look their very best in simple cotton kurtas or style it with a Nehru jacket or a brocade waistcoat. If Dhoti is something you don’t keep confident enough, pair it with patiala or churidar instead of pajamas. With discounts up to 70 per cent, you can buy these festive wears from Flipkart, Amazon and Myntra. The cotton blue kurta is available at Rs 679 after 60 per cent discount on Flipkart, while the off-white kurta set with the jacket can be bought at Rs 2499 after 50 per cent discount from Amazon. One can the black brocade sherwani set at a discounted price of Rs 2999 from Myntra. Simple kurtas from both Amazon and Flipkart during the sale start at Rs 600.
New clothes bring a special smile on kids. This Diwali choose for your little ones from a plethora of options during the sale – from casual tee to gorgeous suits and lehengas, make sure your tiny tot steals the show. At Amazon, there are 40 to 60 per cent discounts on branded clothes from Chota Bheem to Allen Solly and Disney. While at Flipkart the discounts go up to 80 per cent.
The orange party dhoti and kurta set for boys can be bought at Rs 1,329 from Flipkart while one can buy the three-piece suave waistcoat suit from Amazon for Rs 1799. For the girls, the pink georgette semi stitch material can be bought at just Rs 649 from Amazon and the lehenga can be purchased from Flipkart for Rs 1,699 after discount.
For other fashionable items on Amazon’s Great Indian Festival sale, like on jewellery, handbags and shoes, there is a discount upto 70 per cent. While one can get 35 per cent off on beauty products.
It’s the festive season and it’s perfect time to give a makeover to your homes. With a discount of up to 60 per cent on furniture, curtains and bedding on Amazon, it’s time to change the way how your homes look.
And for Diwali essential decorations like lights and diya, one can get upto 75 per cent off on Amazon and Flipkart!
Traditionally earthen lamps or diyas are used to light up homes during Diwali, however, with time we have embraced many quirky and fancy electrical items to decorate our homes. While there is no denying that diyas have their own charm, it might not be an option that can be used for many years. So, this Diwali buy these lamps that has the charm of an earthen diya but can last for many years – made with brass or aluminum these will are perfect to be used time and again. Both the brass lamp will cost you Rs 995 after discount and can be bought at Amazon, while the candle holder from Flipkart will come at just Rs 199!
Any Indian festival is incomplete without sweets and desserts, and when it comes to Diwali treating your loved ones with best mithais is a grand affair. So this Diwali, order the sweets for your loved ones from legendary shops across India for their specialty. Be it Mysore Pak from Mysuru’s famous Mahalakshmi Sweets or Karapak Jolbhora Sandesh from Kolkata’s Banchharam’s — this Diwali celebrate with India’s most loved sweets. Introduced by Big Basket you can get a 10 per cent on pre-order before October 13. The freshly made sweets will be delivered on October 16 on the occasion of Dhantaras.
And of course, there are Diwali Special assorted dryfruit mithai boxes that are perfect for this occasion. On Amazon one can get offs upto 35 per cent on such boxes.
Along with all festive shoping, it’s raining offers on mobile phones and other electrical gadgets. On both Flipkart and Amazon avail discounts upto 80 per cent on various electronic devices. From kitchen and home appliances to cameras and sound systems, these offers are not to be missed.