Online clothing stores have simply revolutionized our shopping experience. Gone are the days when we actually had to take time and go to a store and select what we liked, beating the crowds and totally at the mercy of a (sometimes judgmental) salesperson. And if you love window shopping, we guarantee you’ll fall in love with online shopping.
While shopping online, you get various perks like dress and color recommendations, online trials and chat support, almost like you would get at a physical store. So basically, you lose out on nothing, except the crowds and the traffic. Yes, there are people who are not satisfied till they actually feel the texture and see the color and try it on physically, but such people are in the minority now. Online shopping is booming and most people have jumped into the bandwagon!
If you are a novice in online clothes shopping, you will be faced with many doubts like quality of the clothes, sizes, return policies and shipping costs. To make your search easier, we dug into various online sites and came up with 5 of the ones we thought were best.
Online store 1: Myntra
Myntra has become almost synonymous with clothes shopping. Almost every urban Indian has shopped from here. Myntra has a huge variety of clothes for men, women, kids, home accessories, cosmetics and much more. It has successfully brought thousands of brands under one roof. It caters to all your needs, whether daily wear or ethnic wear for special occasions. Plus it has frequent sales and offers that give you huge discounts. Shipping charges for most products is free and return policy is superb.
Online store 2: Asos
Asos is the first brand to start listing women’s clothing online, long before other players came on the field. With its in-house label, Asos brings you fashion from all around the globe – from Europe to America – within a matter of days. It also features clothes of other brands. If you are looking for a place to get international brands and a seamless shopping experience, Asos is the place you should be at.
Online store 3: Koovs
Koovs brings casual wear from some of the greatest international brands and makes it a available to you in India. Not an easy feat to achieve, but Koovs has done it successfully and makes international online shopping easy and affordable. They have a lot of great stuff in clothes, accessories, jewelry and much more.
Online store 4: Ajio
Ajio is another great shopping site for international brands. Brands like Ajio bring you the latest in international fashion almost as soon as it is out. Ajio also has a department dedicated to research and development and they constantly play around with different textures, styles and requirements to give you personalized suggestions for customizations. You can specifically ask for a particular dressing style – office wear, party wear, wedding – and you will get suggestions accordingly. They have a lot of Indian designers on board who can create classy but affordable Indie or Indo-fusion wear.
Online store 5: Shein
Shein is the go-to place for graphic tees, hoodies, swimsuits, jeans, dresses – you name it. The quality of the clothes is superb, the prices are dirt cheap, the service is great and the range is awesome. All positives at one single place. What else do you want? We guarantee you won’t be able to buy just one!
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Online stores have made everything so much easier. Just one click and you are done. The waiting time is a bugger, but when you get such a huge variety at one place, who worries about that?
Which shopping do you prefer? Online or offline? Which are your favorite stores? Share the joy of shopping with us too!