Dubai Textile Souk
Dubai textile souk is situated in the heart of Bur Dubai. The textile souk is also called as Old Souk. Dubai textile souk consists of buildings made of sand colored stones with wooden roofs making the building cool even in hot days. Even though the appearance of textile souk is Arabian, most of the shops are occupied by Indian shopkeepers. There are several number of textile stores in Dubai textile souk, so that you can purchase any type of fabric. If you are not interested in buying textile materials, then you can window shop through the streets of the souk.
At Dubai textile souk, you will anything from modern dress to traditional ones. You can find people from all over the world are coming to Dubai textile souk and bargaining for the best price. By haggling with the shopkeeper, you can purchase dresses at an affordable price. The clothes at the souk are cheaper than that of the shopping malls. You can even buy silk fabrics at this textile souk. You can find fabrics of various lengths are hanging in front of the stores in the narrow streets of the souk. The visitors can find retailers, wholesalers to tailors in the souk.
The souk looks colorful because of the innumerable numbers of clothes hanging in front of the shops. You will find anything from a sari, churidars, dresses, to modern clothes at the textile souk. Most of the shops display local textiles also. You can purchase ethnic wears from the textile souk such as belly dancing outfits, Arabic slippers with jewels, etc. If you could not find any clothes of your fit, then you can opt for customized stitching with the help of the tailors at the Dubai textile souk. You can purchase a fabric for you and give it to any of the tailors at the souk to get a perfectly stitched dress exclusively for you. You will get back the stitched dress within a few days.
The opening hours of the Dubai textile souk is from 9am-6pm daily, except on Fridays. Shopping at the textile souk is enjoyable for shopaholics and fashionable people. The variety of designs and styles of fabrics available at the souk is overwhelming. You can purchase dresses for daily wear, formal wear to party wear. It is easy to find textile materials suit the each and every requirement at Dubai textile souk. Simple cotton materials to designer materials with intricate work are available at the souk.
Some of the shops at Dubai textile souk are selling traditional Arab slippers. Every shop in the souk is following modern way of handling business with phone and computer. The souk is clean, tidy and quiet. Readymade dresses are also available at the souk. Most of the clothes are coming from India and Arabia. You will not come out of the Dubai textile souk without buying anything. Enjoy shopping clothes of different texture, colors, materials and designs at Dubai textile souk during your visit to Dubai city.