Fashion, like most things goes in waves. That floral dress you thought was always going to be cool now haunts you on your Facebook memories. However when it comes to vintage shopping, you’re guaranteed to find pieces you know you’ll always love. Here’s a list of some of the best shopping paradises in town spotted by DATS.
Local - Vintage - Local
Home to more than 75 in-the-know dealers, your eyes won’t know where to look first amongst the antique silvers, mid-century furniture, as well as the sparkling jewellery and authentic clothing.
Trendy - Vintage - Local
One of London’s most famed shopping experiences, Portobello attracts an eclectic crowd. Browse the street long market stalls of emerging designers, and antiques right from Notting Hill gate to Ladbroke Grove. Stop for some fresh fruit and breads at one of their delicious food stands, along the way.
Luxury - Vintage - Fashion
Often frequented by the fashion elite of the city, this vintage melting-pot prides itself on hosting some of the best names in the industry. Looking for that classic Chanel piece? No problem, just make sure you secure an appointment first.
Trendy - Vintage - Fashion
This location isn’t just a shopping destination, its a cult. Held at Chelsea Old Town, the dealers have certainly done their background research bringing you the best on the vintage scene. on that won-in bike jacket and handcrafted crochet dress.
Local - Vintage - Fashion
Known as a source for many fashion stylists in the city, you can be sure you’ll be getting your
worth here. Whether you’re looking for that party gown or loved and preserved 60’s perfume bottles, Deborah Woolf Vintage does the searching so you don’t need to.
Easy-Going - Vintage - Womenswear
Need an outfit for that last-minute date? No problem. This unrivalled two-storey store is home to a selection of reasonably priced vintage pieces all sourced from the owner’s travels around Europe.
Easy-going - Vintage - Fashion
Trade your old clothes in or come away with new ones. This emporium isn’t just a clothes-swap store but a haven where you can find classic Westwood and McQueen.