If you’re looking to update your wardrobe, London is home to many prestigious addresses. Whether you are searching for luxury labels or quirky vintage finds, London has all of this and more. Here are five of the most sought after shopping spots in London. One of my favourite things about shopping in London is the diversity it offers. Whether your fashion idol is Kate Moss or Rita Ora, you can find something to suit your individual style.
If you like the finer things in life some of the most prestigious shops can be found in Knightsbridge. Shops in Knightsbridge include the infamous Harrods, Crockett and Jones and Harvey Nichols to name a few. This area of London is reserved for only the most luxury labels. If you want to browse the latest designs from Stella McCartney, Victoria Beckham and Alexander McQueen, this is the place to be.
Oxford Street in London is always bustling as it has a superb variety of shops that range from affordable to expensive. Walking along Oxford Street, you will find popular stores including the high street favourite, Topshop and luxury department store, Selfridges. This is great for those who don’t have lots of cash to splash as there are shops to suit budgets of every size.
Savile Row is a well known street in London that provides some of the best British tailoring. If you want a bespoke tailored suit for work or a special occasion you won’t find better quality materials elsewhere. Savile Row tailors are known for creating suits of the highest quality and many people flock to this street from miles around.
A must visit spot for tourists and fashionistas alike. Notting Hill is home to many quirky vintage finds as well as Portobello Market that is a great place to pick up jewellery and accessories. The film Notting Hill was filmed here and you may find that many of the streets and stores look familiar.
Last but not least is Mayfair. This is an area of London where people go to splash out. The stores in Mayfair boast some of the most luxurious designer labels including Burberry, Whistles and Victoria Secret. You will also find lots of elegant specialist boutiques that can’t be found elsewhere.
So there you have it, the top five shopping hotspots in London.