The vintage hotspots in Shoreditch you need to know about

shoreditch High Street

The rising popularity of the vintage trend has given rise to a whole new sub-culture in London. There are now hundreds of shops, boutiques and stalls throughout the city where you can find quality vintage gear.

If you’re at the age where the 90s are vintage or you’d like to go back a few more decades, you can find some of the best vintage retailers near our spa hotel Shoreditch. Here are the best ones to check out while staying at the M by Montcalm Tech City.

Hunky Dory Vintage

Brick Lane, London

This quaint little fashion boutique located on the bustling Brick Lane is a must-see for anyone looking to kit out their wardrobe with some great vintage clothing. Even the building itself screams vintage, with a rustic, worn wooden exterior and signage that suggests that the boutique has been preserved since the 1940s. Inside you’ll discover a treasure trove of classical garments, with dresses, trousers and accessories with designs inspired by early 20th century fashion. Be sure to pop your head in this hidden gem while visiting the M by Montcalm Tech City.

Absolute Vintage

Hanbury Street, London

If you’re looking for a lot of variety, you’ll be spoilt for choice when you step inside Absolute Vintage. The popular fashion retailer is known for stocking one of the largest collections of classical and vintage clothing in the city. As you browse the shelves and peruse the rails, you’ll find hundreds of second-hand, repaired and bespoke garments for men and women. Whether you’re looking to rock the 70s vibe or return to an earlier era, there’s always something to find at Absolute Vintage.

Sister Ray Ace

Shoreditch High Street, London

The vinyl scene in London has exploded over the last few years as more people are straying away from CD and digital downloads in favour of vintage records. Sister Ray Ace is one of the many new vinyl shops that have popped up in London. Boasting a huge range of second-hand classics and new releases, music lovers will be in heaven spending hours digging through the crates.


Hanbury Street, London

Whether you’re looking for new shoes, a new dress or some casual clothes to update your style, Blitz can help you spice up your wardrobe with its huge collection of vintage wear. The gorgeous Victorian warehouse offers two floors of wall-to-wall vintage fashion which has been hand-picked by the owners at Blitz to provide shoppers with unique styles they won’t find anywhere else. If you only have a small amount of time in the city, be sure to check out the range at Blitz.


Brick Lane, London

Not only will you find a wide range of dresses, shoes, shirts and other vintage garments at Rokit, you’ll discover the popular collection of recycled accessories and quirky clothing designs that have the alternative fashion community buzzing. As you stroll into the shop, you’ll find yourself surrounded by vibrant colourful clothing and unique trinkets that would make a perfect gift to take home with you.