Yumi has a reputation for vibrant colours, hand-stitched embroidery, and creative embellishments using beads, sequins and jewels.
Yumi carries a lovely selection of dresses and tops that are absolutely lovely! Their aesthetic is a bit of quirky - vintage inspired lolita perhaps? Little touches of lace and bows, everything is very pretty but their sizing is limited to S,M and L so anyone larger than an American size 12 is out of luck. They carry a wide array of accessories: jewelry, shoes, handbags and little knick-knacks...more
Lost in a sea of ho-hums and that'll do's, Yumi Clothing offers just that... the yummy.
It was my first stroll along Portobello Market and I had been warned that some of the stores were kinda, meh, but as soon as I walked in here, I knew I had found a few new future members of my clothing family. A cute dress here, a fabulous shirt there and what was that? What was that glorious looking dark...more
Yumi has to be one of my favourite shops in Notting Hill. They have such cute and feminine dresses and they are really on top of their fashion with the uber short mini dresses selling to the likes of Sienna Miller and Kate Moss. This may make you think the prices will be extortionate but they're pretty reasonable-you can buy a nice dress for anywhere between £35-£55.
Some of the items you can...more
I always pass this shop on the way to Portobello market and think that the window displays are really good. At the moment they include and up-side down mannequin wearing a dress and it looks cool. I was a little disappointed when I went in though because it essentially has the same stock as the street vendors in the market but you can try the own and it isn't open to the elements.
Yumi is a fantastic clothing brand which has a real eclectic collection of pieces. Very fashion forward, the clothes are unique and fun. The staff are friendly and dresses are definitely my favourite within the collection.
The prices are around £45 for a dress and based on feminine yet creative styles . I love the 60's era for fashion and Yumi definitely takes inspiration from that style. The...more