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The Vintage Guide To London | November 18, 2017

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Book review: London Calling – A Countercultural History of London since 1945

September 26, 2010 |

Writer Barry Miles, once the head of the Beatles’ spoken word label Zapple and co-founder of the Indica Books and Gallery where John first met Yoko, has compiled a fascinating history of London’s underground and countercultural movements in the decades following the Second World War.

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Vintage fashion & interiors shop: Pelicans & Parrots

September 24, 2010 |

This Dalston highlight is a bit of a lifestyle shop – Pelicans & Parrots sells vintage clothes, shoes, handbags, jewellery, furniture, ornaments, books, artefacts and taxidermy. Read More

Primrose Hill highlight: Shikasuki

September 14, 2010 |

Primrose Hill vintage boutique Shikasuki has been hailed one of the capital’s best vintage shops. And rightfully so.
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Not just one of Paloma Faith’s favourites: Blackout II

September 4, 2010 |

Blackout II is not only one of London’s best vintage shops but an absolute must whenever you find yourself in Covent Garden.
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Another Crystal Palace favourite: Vien

September 2, 2010 |

Crystal Palace is fast turning into one of London’s best vintage shopping  destinations. Highlights include Vien, a small but well-stocked vintage shop selling fashion and accessories from the Twenties onwards up to last decade’s designer gear.
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Shun Starbucks for a cuppa at Dr.Strangebrew Coffee House

August 19, 2010 |

Update: Dr Strangebrew has now closed down.

If you fancy having a coffee in Camden but can’t face the soullessness of Starbucks, Nero and others, head to Dr Strangebrew instead.

The coffee house offers locally roasted fine coffee, teas, scones and homemade cakes. In … Read More