85 Redchurch Street, London, E2 7DJ
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As others have said, this store isn't really about need. It is about want. Or perceived need, as you might call it in the heat of the moment when you decide your current mesuring cups are in some way deficient and you must have these cooler looking, £15 ones.
In the area? Stop by. Need a gift? Stop by. Have £20 you need to spend on something strangely utilitarian yet useless? Stop by. I'll be...more
Superlative shopping at its finest, Labour and Wait can make any mundane task appealing, desirable, and dare I say... sexy.
Sweeping? Be sure to get sexy with *this* dustpan. It will change your life. Speaking of dust, wouldn't you like to get frisky with an ostrich feather duster? You know you need it. And there are certainly multiple uses for all this twine in such a sleek and savvy...more
The first review of this shop made me laugh out loud: "middle age signed, sealed and delivered" - brilliant but worrying as I love Labour and Wait.
If you are the kind of person who, when travelling, always visits the local kitchenware store; or gets your glassware from Finland or orders Sori Yanagi tongs from Japan (rather annoyingly Labour and Wait now stock them so that was a wasted...more
This store is middle age signed, sealed and delivered in one room. I don't even know what half the stuff they sell is, but I found myself, literally minutes away from Christmas, neck deep in a credit crunch and scrabbling around trying to buy an £18 colander.
They do sell lots of lovely house hold bits and bobs but until I have a house, Labrador and a child called Mimi Fifi Orchid Clooney...more