The word leather in Mumbai immediately brings us to the hustling bustling streets of Dharavi. As Mumbai is a synonym to upgrading fashion, Dharavi in Mumbai is almost a synonym for the leather market in the city. Surprisingly, Dharavi houses 5,000 leather workshops which are exported across the globe which make a business of $500 million. Dharavi gives one wide choice for leather jackets and handbags.
Today people want to make their own unique fashion statements. Brands are popular for sure but people also run behind the rare. And rare has not much to do with a lot of money but with how unique that style is. Dharavi gives out these leather fashion bags up to affordable prices in the range of 900 to 200. You can anytime find a crowd of tourists come to visit Mumbai’s leather market and teens who can afford small shares to make additions in their leather collection.
The newcomers in the city are amused by the fact that an area like Dharavi which is one of the biggest slums in Asia can provide latest fashions of handbags in the leather market.
“Many designers also give visits to the market in search of the latest fashion in leather bags.” – Aman, Aman Leather Shop.
This area apart from all the luxuries can give you a flash of the leather market and this is why it stands out as one of the oldest and rarest kinds of the market in Mumbai.