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.
Doug Funny had it easy. He'd pull on a white T-shirt, a green vest, and some (surprisingly on-trend) front-pleat khaki shorts, and he was out the door faster than you can say Patty Mayonnaise. Unfortunately, in the 3-D world, it's not that simple. But, that also means exciting options abound — yes, even for your 9-to-5 read
In the beauty world, "cult products" is a widely recognized term. From NARS' Orgasm blush to Urban Decay's Naked palette, there are a few items that nearly every beauty aficionado has used in their lives. But for fashion? That concept is a little harder to grasp. The pool is small, but there are a few items that'll get read