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There's no denying London’s status as a utopia for vintage nerds, but let's be honest: For every store crammed with gems, there are countless places peddling overpriced retro blah.
It’s tough keeping on top of the fickle beast that is this city's secondhand scene, but don't fret: we have (selflessly) pounded the streets and narrowed things down to 10 must-know treasure troves, from the stylists’ secret boutiques to real-deal, roll-up-your-sleeves thrift stores.
Whether you’re in the market for mid-century couture or ‘80s polyester, THIS is where you should be heading, come the weekend. We can pretty much guarantee you won't walk away empty-handed.
When it comes to home-improvement projects, we'll try anything once. And, if it gives us an excuse to get a little messy, we're that much more eager. But, the inherent joy of a paint-splattered afternoon and the Zen feeling we get from creating perfectly symmetrical stripes can get lost in the stress of prepping for a read
Judging from their often questionable outfit choices — Spidey's skintight suit and Wonder Woman's red bustier, for example — superheroes go with fashion like Clark Kent and kryptonite. Leave it to Colette to change that with its latest collection which, inspired by Batman, takes action-figure style far beyond the read