Hundreds of online stores in India today sell sarees but you can’t often guarantee that the product you see is the one you will get.
A lot of horror stories exist on the web of customers buying from less reputed stores only to be duped with poor quality products or getting an item that was different from what was advertised.
It is thus a good idea to buy your saree from a trusted online store that has had a history of high level customer service with good return policies.
Our inhouse experts who have extensive knowledge of buying sarees from multiple online stores have seen it all and armed with this experience have outlined the 10 best online saree shopping sites of 2018 in India.
These online saree stores not only offer a wide selection of high quality sarees but also have good return policies and offer a much more competitive pricing compared to offline stores.
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Be a proud owner of a pure Bengal cotton saree or include a beautiful Paithani as part of your saree collection. With Jharonka, shopping for ethnic sarees is a breeze.
The people behind Jharonka, have gone ahead and connected directly with skilled weavers and artisans of handlooms to bring to you pure ethnic sarees from each region of India.
So when you buy a saree from Jharonka, you not just buy a saree but invest in a story that has been told since centuries.
All the sarees on this portal are a treasure trove of rich tradition, and the portal allows you to choose your saree based on the handloom, the fabric or by occasion. You can even apply the cost filter to find something that suits your budget.
Check out their saree collection here
A perfect place to shop for pure ethnic Indian sarees, Roopkatha has an amazing saree range – from linen to hand woven to ikkat to kalamkari.
The cataloging is just perfect and since they exclusively deal only in sarees and blouses, you are sure to find something unique and fresh all the time.
We are in love with their linen saree collection. The beautiful colours and subtle designs make theses sarees apt to wear to work or for a lovely evening dinner party.
With natural organic fabrics, handlooms and pure silks as the base for all creations, their collection is absolutely genuine in terms of fabric quality.
Through their saree collection, you will see madhubani paintings, kalamkari art, temple art, jamdaani weaves, bishnupur art, ikkat art, patachitra paintings and much more.
Check it out here
Shop for designer sarees at Kalki. They have a fantastic range of sarees you can wear for various festive occasions to make heads turn.
From sarees in chiffon to elegant silk sarees, there is a range for everyone to choose from. The filters you can apply include style, trending, occasion and fabric.
In case you need to gift a saree to someone abroad, you can order a saree here and let them take care of international shipping at no extra cost.
In case you aren’t too good with saree draping, you can opt for a ready-to-wear designer saree here as well. Check them out here
4. Ritu Kumar
Designer Ritu Kumar has managed to create magic with Indian ethnic wear.
Her spectacular saree collection in cotton and silk blend is perfect for those looking at having a designer saree that can be worn to work or for a casual evening dinner/get together.
You can even opt to pair the saree with a designer blouse from her collection available on the portal.
Go designer here
From lehenga. sarees to leheriya, to tie and dye to even gotta patti sarees, this is a one stop destination to check out an amazing yet affordable collection of sarees that are available online. We were impressed with their range under the Designer Collection.
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Ashika Sarees offer an eclectic range of sarees for all occasions and each one of them comes at an affordable price point. You can pick up a chic Indian party wear saree for as less as Rs 1,900.
Their cotton saree collection starts at Rs 1175 and if you are looking for a wedding saree at a price point that really wouldn’t hurt your pocket, Ashika Sarees has a fantastic collection for you to choose from.
The range available under their Casual Wear collection is perfect for those looking for everyday wear sarees that stand out from the rest but come at an affordable price point.
Check them out here
For anyone remotely connected to Hyderabad, Neerus remains one of the most sought after name for shopping Indian ethnic wear. And their saree collection is spectacular to say the least.
From silk sarees to half sarees, you will be spoilt for choice. We loved their jute collection and also the sarees under their shimmer collection.
The collection you will come across at Neerus remains exclusive hence be assured your saree from Neerus will stand out this festive season.
Go indulge here
For a saree lover, it isn’t uncommon to wait for the annual sale at Roop Kala in Mumbai to go loot. This super Indian ethnic wear store also has an online presence now to serve its patrons across the globe.
From lycra to satin to net and loads more… the collection they have is simply mind blowing! You can apply the filter to choose the kind of work you would want on your saree – zardosi, thread work, patch work, foil print etc.
We are in awe of their satin saree collection that comes in elegant colours and fantastic prints. Check out their wedding wear saree collection as well.
Check them out here
Roopkala Sarees is on GreatBuyz offering discount coupons and more. Click here to download the app and avail of the offers.
9. Kala Niketan
One of the most sought after Indian ethnic wedding wear brand for women, Kala Niketan offers a beautiful range of sarees.
Even though the collection is exclusive, the range is very affordable so you can shop to your hearts content. We loved their georgette saree collection.
Whether you are looking for a saree to be worn during a reception or a sangeet, Kala Niketan has options
to suit every occasion and budget. Check them out here
10. Sakhi Fashion
For a fashion conscious woman, it is a literal nightmare to be seen wearing something similar to another woman. At Sakhi, the SoUnique collection will ensure that the saree you have remains exclusive and cannot be easily replicated.
Does it make the collection expensive? Not at all. You wouldn’t really feel the pinch while shopping at Sakhi. The SoUnique sarees featured on Sakhi online include pure cotton, pure silk, silk cotton, silk kota, organza, tussar, kanchivaram, banarasi and chiffon sarees.
The sarees available come in traditional single colour bodies with contrast borders and coloured bodies as well. The range just gets more and more interesting as you explore the portal further.
Check them out here
Shopping for sarees isn’t as difficult a task as it seems. All you need to do is ready your requirement list and apply the necessary filters. Shopping for sarees online is a delightful experience and you surely need to give it a try once!