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Fashion Shopping In Bangkok

Top shopping malls and markets to get your fashion fix!
Well-known as one of Asia's fashion hotspots, Thailand's capital city Bangkok is a shopaholic's paradise catering to every taste, wallet and style. From luxury brands to local emerging designers to bargain deals, this vibrant city's got it all covered. Be sure to check out these must-visit shopping haunts to get your fashion fix!

MBK Center

Address: 444 Phayathai Road, Wangmai, Patumwan
One of Bangkok's most famous shopping spots, this multi-storey shopping plaza houses over 2000 shops and boutiques with whole floors dedicated to fashion, beauty and accessories, and all with very reasonable price tags. Everything you need to get your shopping fix you can find it here: Clothes, shoes, bags, lingerie, makeup, jewelry, you name it. Many of the items here are also readily available at outdoor street markets, so MBK is the perfect alternative if you don't fancy braving the crowds in hot and sticky conditions. Unlike most malls, bargaining is an option here so you can definitely pick up some fabulous finds.

Siam Paragon

Address: Rama I Road, Pathum Wan
When it comes to luxury, this is the place to go. The Siam Paragon is Bangkok's largest upscale shopping and entertainment complex, with over 250 luxury brands including the likes of Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Chanel, Prada, Dior and Versace -- the perfect venue for any fashionista with expensive tastes. But even if your budget isn't going to stretch that far, you can also head down here to patronize the very chic restaurants and cafes, and mingle with the fashionable crowd.

Chatuchak Weekend Market

Address: Kamphaeng Phet 2 Road
If you are looking for an authentic shopping experience, expect to jostle with the locals and tourists at this iconic outdoor market. Chatuchak Weekend Market in particular has become something of a tourist attraction in its own right. There are a staggering 8000 stalls and not surprisingly, it isn't just fashion that you'll find here -- almost everything you can think of can be bought. Here, haggling is not just acceptable but actively encouraged.

Gaysorn

Address: 999 Ploenchit Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan
This is another upmarket shopping venue, where deluxe fashion is the name of the game. You can find high-end brands like Prada, Gucci and Louis Vuitton here.

Platinum Fashion Mall

Address: 222, Phetchaburi Road, Ratchathewi
As the name suggests, this mall specializes in clothing and fashion accessories, most selling at wholesale prices. The concept behind the mall is similar to the famous MBK, and you're free to bargain to your heart's content. It's worth bearing in mind that the vendors are willing to offer better discounts if you buy multiple pieces from the same shop, so you can actually save more with bulk purchases.

CentralWorld

Address: 4 Ratchadamri Road
Trendy high-street labels such as Zara, Miss Sixty and Mango are located here but you'll also find departmental stores here that feature big-name clothing brands. There are about 500 stores, most heavily inspired by street fashion.

Central Chidlom

Address: 1027, Soi Somkid, Thanon Phloen Chit, Pathum Wan
This multi-storey department store has several floors of fashion and accessories. And like CentralWorld, the focus is on being a one-stop shop for street brands and fashion labels.

Siam Center and Siam Discovery Cener

Address: Rama I Road, Pathum Wan
These two sister centers house international street brands as well as local labels.

Terminal 21

Address: 2, 88 Sukhumvit Soi 19, Sukhumvit Road, North Klongtoei, Wattana
Things get truly international at this shopping mall, which pays homage to some of the most famous cities in the world. For fashion shopping, highlights include the fashion labels in "Paris" and "Rome" and hunting for bargains in the "Istanbul"-inspired zouk.

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