I'm upset this shop has received poor reviews. The selection of vintage clothes here might not be as well curated as One of A Kind down the street. But you're also not paying those crazy prices.
I've bought a couple of nice pieces here, including an awesome mid-80s sleeveless denim jacket that I wear as often as I can. It's a collector's item, and I only paid £30 for it. And I wasn't hunting...more
Having a partner with a masters in women swear, going shopping is a different day out as we tend to go to the weirdest shops in London, hence, weird people and staff wearing very weird things. The point I am trying to get at is that 295 in Portobello is weird place full of weird stuff.
Portobello is where we go to add to her vintage collection of bags and clothing, she didn't find anything in...more
This is one of those find anything, everything dark vintage shops - it's packed full of men's and women's clothes (lots of dresses and coats), wigs, hats, evening gowns, shoes/boots, kilts, costumes, jewellery etc, all at pretty cheap prices. I'm sure there are some interesting pieces to be had here... but personally, I tend to appreciate a well-edited vintage selection (even if you have to...more