Camden Town is famous for its eclectic mix of market stalls featuring tempting artisan treats, original pieces of contemporary artwork and handmade clothing, but you don’t need to wait until market day to peruse some unique items in Camden.
Camden also has an array of amazing independent boutiques offering a great alternative to the usual high street offerings and has long been a hotspot for those seeking something a little different.
Read on to discover what the boutiques of Camden Town have to offer and why a visit to Camden provides a fantastic shopping experience and the opportunity to discover some up and coming designers during your stay at the Chilworth London Hotel.
If retro gear is your thing, then Rokit in Camden Town should be on your itinerary. Featuring a fantastic selection of vintage and retro-inspired clothing for men and women, you’ll find anything from flares to Stetsons, so even if you don’t buy anything you’re sure to enjoy checking out what Rokit has to offer.
To get to Camden Town from the Chilworth London Hotel, simply jump on the tube at Paddington Station and you’ll be enjoying the quirky shop fronts in just over half an hour.
A one-stop-shop for the dapper gent about town, Camberry can be found in a small studio at the Stables Market in Camden Town.
Featuring a collection of velvet smoking jackets, bowties and colourful pocket squares, Camberry fuses British design with an eccentric edge.
There’s also plenty of food stall in Stable Market, but if you’re a fan of all things British, then maybe a Paddington afternoon tea back at the hotel is more your thing. After all, you don’t get more British than cucumber sandwiches and Earl Grey tea!
You might need to wear your sunglasses for this Camden Town boutique! Cyberdog features a wide range of funky, fluorescent fashions for men, women and children in its futuristic store.
Filled with neon lights and weird and wonderful outfits and accessories, you won’t be able to miss Cyberdog thanks to the huge robot model that guards the entrance to the shop.
If gothic and punk attire is more your vibe, then don’t leave Camden Town without visiting Sai Sai.
With a wide range of clothing for men and women, they also stock a wide range of goth and punk-inspired accessories including bags, chokers, glasses and gloves – perfect treats for yourself or friends back home.
If all this retail therapy is making you feel hungry and if the thought of grabbing some street food isn’t to your taste, then treat yourself to a delectable Paddington afternoon tea at the Chilworth London hotel, the perfect way to unwind after a shopping extravaganza.
And remember, with Camden Town being only 30-minutes away via tube, you can always pop back to pick up a few last minute purchases before you head home.