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Festive Shopping Guide: Checklists & Vendors for Diwali & Christmas!

Your 2023 Festive Shopping guide is here! Festive season is right around the corner with Dussehra, Diwali & Christmas lined up for everyone. Festivals can get exciting and overwhelming if not planned for in advance with all the home decor, gifting, guest lists, outfits for the entire family, self & kids grooming and so much more. This blog is your guide or all your festive planning tasks! 

Fhynix has an exclusive vendor list curated with care for your specific needs including gifting, food, clothes, caterers, home cleaning & personal grooming.

Festive Gifting

As the festive season approaches, the joy of gifting and celebrating with loved ones fills the air. For Indians, ensuring a memorable and joyous festive experience for their family is a top priority. With thoughtful planning and a dash of creativity, you can make this festive season truly special for your little ones. Here are a few thoughtful gifting recommendations 

  • Curated by Neha : Celebrate this festive season with the perfect gifts for everyone, including the little ones, grown-ups, and even your furry friends

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  • Muggle Mom in Magic World : This is a Fhynix parent run small business that sells customized stationary, lunch bags, water bottles that kids would love! Gifts that are useful this festive season

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  • The Art Bar :The Art Bar specializes in corporate gifting but you can also customize them for gifting friends & family this festive season. They also do event decor which makes them a perfect combination for all your decor related needs.

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  • Love Project : Handpick gifts that resonate with care and make memories that last with the Love Project. Whether it’s personalized, festive, corporate, or wedding favors, they have you covered

  • Faaya Gifting: If you are seeking contemporary homeware as a perfect gift for your celebration, explore Faaya Gifting! Their curated collection offers modern elegance for your home and thoughtful gifts for festivities or weddings

Food (Bakers, Gourmet Breads, Desserts)

With the festive season around the corner, the thrill of delightful feasts and family gatherings fills the air with excitement. For those who cherish family togetherness and relish delectable food, it’s the perfect time to plan a feast that warms the heart. With a variety of gourmet options, we have curated fine options for you to savor this festive season

  • Gurchini : Gurchini is all about celebrating the classic flavors of traditional Indian sweets. With a deep respect for tradition and a focus on quality, they craft timeless sweet delights that honor the essence of India’s rich culinary heritage

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  • Yogi Sattva : Celebrate the festive season with Yogi Sattva Cafe, the first of its kind in India, serving 100% vegan and gluten-free delights. This one-of-a-kind cafe proudly offers 100% vegan and gluten-free delights straight from the farm to your fork.

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  • Bombay Sweet Shop : Dive into the nostalgia of Indian sweets with Bombay Sweet Shop, rekindling the magic of traditional mithai. Indulge guilt-free as it’s 100% veg and preservative-free. Let the taste of genuine mithai transport you to a world of authentic flavors and joyful memories at Bombay Sweet Shop!

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  • Healthy Treats : Craving delicious and healthy treats for the festive season? Look no further than Healthy Treats by Divya & Hitesh, the brainchild of a celebrity baker.Indulge in guilt-free delights with their range of healthy Indian sweets, perfect for the festive spirit.

  • Food Hall India : Explore a culinary haven like no other at Food Hall India—the nation’s exclusive luxury grocer, café, and gifting service. Indulge in a diverse array of gourmet offerings carefully curated for your taste buds. From the freshest produce to gourmet delights, Food Hall India promises an exquisite shopping journey


The joy of dressing up with the family for special celebrations is truly magical. For families that love to embrace the vibrant spirit of the festivities, it’s time to curate a festive wardrobe that shines brightly. From traditional elegance to modern trends, selecting the perfect outfits for everyone adds an extra layer of excitement to the upcoming family-centered festivities. Below are a few non-mainstream but luxury options

  • Ogaa India : Explore Indian fashion at its best with Ogaa India. Their curation brings you a blend of traditional charm and modern style.

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  • Elan StoresElan Stores is a treasure trove of fashion showcasing an eclectic collection of clothing and accessories crafted by some of the finest designers in India. This is one of the best places to get your festive shopping done

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  • Aseem Kapoor : Aseem Kapoor has quirky prints to add colour and fresh vibe to your festive collection. Their prints are unique and one of a kind and a must try this festive season

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Knitting Doodles : Get cute and comfy PJs for your kids this festive season from Knitting Doodles. Why PJs for the festive season you ask? We want to make sure kids sleep with the festive yet comfortable vibe.

  • Lil AngelsDress your little ones in the finest with Lil Angels, a luxury designer of kids wear. Each outfit is custom-made, ensuring a perfect fit and style for your child.

Personal Grooming

As the festive season approaches, the importance of personal grooming takes the spotlight. It’s not just about looking good; it’s a form of self-expression enhancing the celebratory mood. After all, when you look and feel good, the celebration becomes all the more magical. We shortlisted some of the best salons, hair & make up artists in the city.

  • Shibani Salon : Shibani is your go-to celebrity hair stylist, Vidal Sassoon & Toy & Guy trained, adding a touch of star-worthy style to every strand. With Shibani’s years of experience and passion for making every individual feel special, a visit to the salon is like catching up with an old friend. She effortlessly translates your hair aspirations into reality, giving you a style that’s uniquely you.


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Nidhi Gandhi : Nidhi is a Fhynix parent and one of our most trusted makeup artists. With a certification under the guidance of Puneet B Saini, she takes pride in magnifying the beauty that already exists within every individual. Nidhi’s approach isn’t just about cosmetics, it’s about showcasing your unique features and enhancing your natural charm

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  • Afreen Makeup & Hair : Afreen specializes in luxury makeup & making brides look stunning. Based in Mumbai, she’s your go-to expert for bridal beauty. But it’s not just about brides; Afreen’s talent also shines in photo shoots and editorials. With her, every face becomes a work of art. Trust Afreen to bring out the best in you

Festive shopping guide for personal grooming

  • Richard Joseph : Richard Joseph, an artist and educator based in Mumbai. He specializes in makeup, hair, and special effects (SFX). With his expertise, Richard has worked on celebrities, films, advertising, and created stunning looks for beauty, fashion, and editorials

  • Makeup by Riddhima : This festive season, let Riddhima work her magic, bringing out your inner glow and helping you shine during the joyful gatherings. With a palette of colors and a touch of expertise, she creates looks that complement the festive spirit and leave you feeling fabulous.

Home cleaning

Preparing your home for the festive season is akin to adorning it in its finest attire. As the celebrations draw near, there’s an innate desire to ensure our living spaces are not only inviting but also radiate a sense of cleanliness and freshness. Below are a few recommendations of trusted home cleaning services

  • Dry Cleaner – Luxury Leather and Furniture Care : Refreshen the beauty of your furniture and leather accessories. With Dry Cleaner’s expert care, your leather possessions and furniture will be rejuvenated, enhancing the elegance of your living spaces.

Festive shopping guide for home cleaning

  • Safsafaiwala – Home Deep Cleaning Services:There’s a unique joy in entering a meticulously cleaned home. Safsafaiwala’s deep cleaning services offer just that, allowing you to welcome guests into a spotless abode, setting the perfect festive tone.

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  • Maison De Luxe Services Private Limited: Elevate your lifestyle as you step into the festivities. Maison De Luxe Services Private Limited provides tailor-made housekeeping and deep cleaning, ensuring your home exudes a sophisticated charm that complements the celebratory spirit.
  • Sadguru Facility: Why not let your home shine as brightly as your smile during the festivities? With Sadguru Facility’s expert cleaning services, every corner of your house, especially the often-neglected spots like bathroom tiles and kitchen cabinets, will sparkle, creating a hygienic and pleasant environment.

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  • Tech Squad Theme: A clean, well-maintained home is a canvas for joyous moments. Techsqadtheme understands the significance of home care, offering solutions that range from minor repairs to comprehensive maintenance, allowing you to revel in a stress-free festive experience.

Planning Ahead With Fhynix templates & Calendar

We understand that festival preparation can be overwhelming with a dozen things to remember and half a dozen to get done in a day. This is where Fhynix can help you plan ahead and delegate the task of remembering those dozen things to us! Below are a few examples of how you can use Fhynix to prepare for a festival.

Fhynix Notes
You can use our Notes feature on the Fhynix homepage to plan your festival budget, make a shopping list, make a guest list, or anything that comes to your mind and you want to look at later.

Fhynix notes for all your festive shopping needs

Research deals & discounts
You can create a task of Shopping for the festival on the Fhynix calendar and we will send you a list of all the deals and discounts that different marketplaces and sellers provide during the festive season.

Plan a party template
You can use Fhynix plan a party template to get a list of all the tasks to be done before hosting a successful party. You can also individually schedule tasks on your calendar as per your availability and the onus is on us to remind you to get these tasks done!


Fhynix Whatsapp
You can use our Fhynix Whatsapp bot to send us any invitations, voice notes to create events on your calendar and we will do it for you

Gear Up for Big Festive Bargains in October!

October brings double delights with two grand sales: Amazon’s Great Indian Festival and Flipkart’s Big Billion Sale. The opportune time to snag deals on furniture, home decor, and more is here!

Flipkart has unveiled its BIG BILLION SALE, scheduled from Oct 8th to Oct 13th. Get ready for fantastic offers on electronics, home decor, and luxury items. Simultaneously, Amazon’s GREAT INDIAN FESTIVAL kick starts from October 8th.

Keep a keen eye on Fhynix notifications, as we’ve got your back! We’re committed to keeping you informed and ensuring you never miss out on these spectacular offers. Let the festive shopping spree begin!

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