London's top shops
Kerrie Bond checks out London's hippest boutiques
105 Great Eastern Street
T: 0207 7608 2323
If you insist on having
the latest in vogue items and are passionate on finding new designers, then
ladyís and gents two-year old Hoxton boutique Wink is where you need to
This year for its Autumn / Winter season it has sourced labels such as Mao Ton (Japanese flower belts) and I Saw (graffiti print sweatshirts and kimonos). They also carry regular designs from Hysteric Glamour and Product 250 (among many others.)
4 Wilkes Street
Tel & fax: 020 7377 0313
A little retreat veiled away behind Christchurch, a diverse mix of old and new. Clothing, jewellery Art, objects, textiles and furniture, "almost like being in you dads shed, mixed with fashion", this shop will charm you!
2 Hoxton St
Tel: 020 7684 2083
fax: 020 7684 2089
Tues-Fri 11-7 Sat 11-6 Sun 12-6
Hoxton Boutique, snugly placed at the edge of Hoxton Street, next to HoxtonSquare, and opposite the stark Electricity Showrooms Bar, is the ultimate location to step up and look in. An eccentric blend of close to the edge fashion from both established and fresh up-and-coming names plus owners Jane and Alison's own collection, solely called 'Hoxton Boutique', A name whispered from all in the know Tel Aviv to Tokyo.
Hoxton Boutique's known for their wear ability and individuality. Designers currently represented include Hoxton Boutique (own label), Robert Cary Williams, Eley Kishi moto, Jane Murrow, a former Nicole Farhi designer, Scott Wilson, Anya Mai, Tracey Neuls, Sample, Preen, Rosetta and Jacey Withers.
110-112 Cheshire Street
Tel & fax: 020 7613 3636
Mammoth warehouse of American vintage clothing, accessory from the 40ís to the 80's. Cowboy boots to bowling shirts, vintage denim, leather and military, if its classic American vintage you yearn for, Beyond Retro can feed your addiction!
Port East Building
West India Quay
Tel: 020 7538 0370
If you're looking for a suit with a distinction, an outfit for a wedding, an evening gown or swimwear, this is the place to have a peek.
First independent boutique at the Wharf, carefully selected
'pieces' by leading new designers to a discerning, dedicated clientele.
103 Brick Lane
Tel: 020 7247 2431
Delivers young designers at the cutting edge. Celebrities have been seen wearing these frocks, including Victoria Beckham and Denise Van Outen.
101 & 107 Brick Lane
Tel: 020 7375 3864
The Biggest collection of vintage clothing in old London town! Their team of young designers can customise clothing. Everything vintage from sportswear to 50's work wear and camouflage.
40 Cheshire Street
Tel: 020 7729 6699
Leather bags Made-to-order by Mimi Berry and Katie Cordell can
be matched with shoes, belts and hats. They also have a bizarre collection of
Studio 95, Old Truman Brewery
95A Brick Lane
For further information ring 01273 470880 or
020 7247 8595 during Sale week.
Designer Sale UK offers a simple means of buying designer clothing at discounts ranging from 40-90% off regular retail prices! Enjoy sifting through 140 rails of menís, womenís, childrenís wear and accessories. Catering for the discerning label lover and the devoted bargain hunter, we carry stock from over 80 different designer labels.
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