London is bursting with fashion and art however sometimes the best places to gain inspiration and a surge of creativity are not the well known places or designer stores. These shops will hopefully give you new places to explore on your next day out in London!
1. The Essential Shop To Check Out – Aime.
This boutique offers the prestige French designs with London’s multiculturalism. It offers chic selections of jewellery, ceramics, gifts etc. A lovely Parisian boutique in London.
32 Ledbury Road Notting Hill, London W11 2AB
2. For Vintage Clothing Check Out – 282 Portobello.
282 provide classic quality vintage while focusing on English sartorial elegance. The stock overflows onto the pavement when the sun is out. They have vintage, ball gowns, furs, tweed etc. A great place to have a browse.
282 Portobello Road, London W10 5TE
3. For Vintage Vinyl – Flashback.
Spend some time browsing the vast selection of music available. New and older vinyl’s available at reasonable prices. A very cool shop and a must for musicians.
131 Bethnal Green Road, London E2 7DG
4. For Art Lovers- Artwords.
This book shop specialises in books catered for creative individuals. They have a magazines on art, fashion, architecture, interior design. Definitely a place to shop to gain inspiration!
20-22 Broadway Market, London E8 4QJ
5. The Useful Shop- Nook.
This is one of those shops which sells useful household objects that you didn’t know you needed. Be aware however, you will almost certainly end up buying something.
153 Stoke Newington Church Street, London ·
I hope you check one of these shops out, they might not be well known but they offer something special and different.
Thank you for reading, if you have any other secret London wonders please leave a comment.
Eleanor Elizabeth x