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Buy Local: Jammu based Small Businesses for all your Gifting needs.

2019-21 has been a time of many lessons. From teaching us how to value the little things to bringing us closer to our roots, it has changed our perspective about our lives. Personal meetings are now video calls, and hugs have been replaced by social distancing measures. But there is one thing that doesn’t need to change, and that is making our loved ones feel SPECIAL. While we might have access to giant hypermarkets and e-commerce ventures at the click of a button, there is something about buying from a small Business that is deeply satisfying. It can be the handwork of the maker, or the efforts of the sender or even the benefits of customisation- But whatever it maybe, It’s worth supporting. In these times of doom and gloom, they also help build a community. Here is a list of local small businesses of Jammu for all your gifting needs.

1. Accessories Affinity

A gifting venture started by a 19 year old young entrepreneur, accessories affinity intends to serve the generation z with all things new and exciting. As the owner, Sai sharan Gupta, was always on the lookout for gifting solutions, and had a knack for trendiest accessories, he thought of bringing together all of these under a common e-commerce website . The venture provides local deliveries at a competent price. Options include gift hampers for birthday and anniversary, accessories, mobile cases. headphones, diffusers etc.

Prices for products start at 395/-

Delivery- Minimum order is 500/- and covers areas like Trikuta Nagar, Gandhinagar, Bhatindi and Old city. Also available on website www.accesoriesaffinity.com or Instagram @accessoriesaffinity2021

2. MJ Craftworld

The idea of MJCRAFTWORLD struck the owner in 2015 when they found a niche for people who liked thoughtful gifting. This started their exclusive home-made packing & gifting solutions in Jammu. They provide innovative and attractive gifting solutions like handmade cards , trousseau packings , customized gift-packs, wedding gift packaging etc . They also provide options of home made chocolates in customizable flavors . A fairly hot seller of their venture are customizable neon lights and wallets. Since the business works on ‘minimum-profit margin’ and ‘customer satisfaction’, they don’t have any starting price, and hold true to their tagline of “ YOUR BUDGET OUR IDEAS”.

Freebies & Delivery: Free delivery and COD in Jammu only . Pan India delivery also available (Charges applicable*).

3. Bakestory By Eshaa Gandhi

Shifted from Mumbai to Jammu, this certified Baker and pass out from Bombay- IHM, is passionate about baking. She also has 4 years industry experience with Impressario restaurants and La Folie specializing in desserts. For her, baking is something special and pervasive. I mean, is there anyone who doesnt enjoy sweets? The power to bake and serve all dessert lovers, is what drives her to run her small business everyday. Her love for baking resonates with the ‘Khand meete’ people of Jammu who are passionate about food and desserts . She started with taking orders for close friends and family, and officially started Her Bake story venture in December 2020

Specials include: Brownies with varieties- Nutella, Oreo, Red velvet , Chocochip , salted Caramel and many more. Also, their hot selling product is the carrot cakes.

Prices for cupcakes and brownies start from INR 50 to 95INR (Depending on the variant); and cakes start at 300 INR. Not only will you be guaranteed hygiene at a pocket friendly cost, but also so much of love in every bite.

Minimum Order: 350/-

Contact no: 9167028466

Delivery Location: Gandhi Nagar, Trikuta Nagar, Talab Tillo and Roop Nagar etc.

4. Meltolates by Suman Gupta

This inspiring mother of 3, is a homemaker turned homechef. She transformed her passion for cooking into a venture that is now registered with FSSAI and also Form ‘O’. Her self taught journey into the world of culinary wonders was well supported by her husband Rakesh, and entire family. Taking the oppertunity provided by the lockdown and guided by her interest to provide home cooked hygeinic meals to people of Jammu, she started Meltolates in July 2020.

Starting from chocolates, she now has an expansive menu that is constantly modified to cater to the customers.

Specials include complete range of bakery and food items including Chocolates, cup cakes, cakes, cookies, Pizza, Dhokla, Idli, Dosa, Appam and are adding the menu day by day. Further, Dry fruit Dips, Chocolate Truffle cake is a hot seller.

Prices: Range of Chocolates start* from Rs13p/p while Cakes start from Rs 400 for half/kg

Delivery : Delivery service is available within radius of 20 Kms from Channi  Himmat, Jammu at a reasonable price. Contact 9596932330 for ordering or follow them on instagram.

5. Niks Food Factory

This particular option may not please a regular conventional gifter, but for all the health freaks and beginner fitness enthusiasts, it can be the best gift.As we’re more conscious about the food we eat and our constantly on the journey’s to build our immunity, healthy eating is a must- But with our crazy lifestyles- it may not be that easy.

Nikhil, from the nicks food factory realises just that. Having personally curated each item in the menu. A chef my profession, he offers customised healthy freshly cooked meal packs (weekly, monthly) for both vegetarian and non vegetarian lovers and fitness enthusaists. Imagine having to gift wholesome meals to your parents or friends to make sure they donot slack. Additionally, you can also place party orders or individual item orders on prior booking.

Delivery : is provided.

6. An Artist Meraki
An art enthusiast with a love for all creations of this Universe, the owner showcases her creations on Instagram as @an_artist_meraki. She drives her work inspiration from nature and incorporates an amalgamation of both abstract art and geode formations. This love is also inculcated in her canvas, and resin work.
Her offerings include, the most sought after Resin artworks, which could adorn and enrich your home decors with beauty and aesthetics. She also deals in signature home decors , including bookmarks, resin phone pop sockets, trays, three tier sets, my very unique coasters, resin canvas, Geode canvas so on. You name it and she will have it.

Starting price: 350 -400 onwards.

For bookings and any order related queries, Contact @an_artist_meraki. Shipping across India

7. Verdure Palette :

While a lot of us think that handmade products have a slight chance of error, you might just change your mind after seeing Verdure Palette’s work. A mother , an artist and now a business owner ( An Artprenuer), her resin art products are both exquisite and customisable. She also specialises in sculpture paintings, Decopauge.

Customisable Resin art & wedding gifts in Jammu by Verdure Palette.

Her art work ranges from Coasters, to Decoration items, Cakestands, Wedding platter, Customised Diaries, Eternal Bouquets, three tier stands etc.

Price starts from 1200/ onwards ( 6 coasters) and everything can be customised according to the clients preference.

To order, DM on instagram @Verdure Palette. and follow them!

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The Karavan Life is a blog started by two researchers from Jammu, J&K to share their passion for life with the world. The purpose is to inform, educate and entertain on all life-enriching segments be it- Food, Travel, Fashion or Lifeskills.