Every year, rakhi hunting is a favourite with sisters before Rakshabandhan. And while there will be no local Rakhi bazaars and markets this year, you can still shop for some of the most off-beat rakhis. We went scouting for you, and found some super stuff that makes going Vocal for Local super easy. Check out the rakhis we have hand-picked for you:

Chikankari Rakhis by Lavangg

If you are a big champion of local arts and crafts, or if you love all things pretty, these rakhis will steal your heart. Chikankari rakhis are definitely something we have seen for the first time. They are hand-embroidered and 100% handmade.

Retail price per kit: ₹250 for two
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Evil Eye Rakhis by Tokenz

Tokenz is a Lucknow-based start-up in the field of e-commerce, and they have a wide variety pf rakhis son their website. But the ones that caught our eye were the Evil Eye rakhis. There are more than 40 designs to choose from, including combos of rakhis and bracelets, or rakhis and sweets. Delivers across the world!

Price: Starting at ₹195
To place your orders, log on to: 99997 04305
Whatsapp: 99997 04305
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Seed Rakhis by Jeevaniya Naturals

Organic Seed Band Rakhis by Jeevaniya Naturals are handmade by women, with desi organic handspun cotton, non-GMO organic seeds, natural vegetable & flower dyes. Lots of designs available in bright and earthy hues. So just tie, sow, plant and grow trees this Raksha Bandhan with your loved ones.

Price: ₹75
Call: 70808 25825
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Or walk into their store between 11 am and 8 pm at: B-17, Purania Rd, Sector H, Sector-A, Sector L, Aliganj, Lucknow

Fridge Magnet Rakhis by House of Pop

After creating a storm last year, House Of Pop is back with new designs of the very popular & loved Fridge Magnet Rakhis. The bright & quirky rakhis come with a magnet at the back, so that it can later be turned into keepsake fridge magnets. Zero Wastage, maximum re-usability. Self pick up available. Delivery charges apply.

Price: ₹55
To place your orders, call: 99997 04305
Whatsapp: 99997 04305
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Silver Rakhis by Kakun

Silver rakhis are not a new trend. But we especially love the aesthetics of Kakun’s rakhi range. Choose from traditional designs with Rudraksha beads or more contemporary motifs such as the lotus, Tree of Life, rose and more. Ships worldwide.

Price: Starts at ₹370 only
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Or walk into their store at: UGF 4A 4B Anand Plaza, Near, Patrakarpuram Rd, Viram Khand, Crossing, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow