Shaukat & Co mainly sell a selection of linen and fabrics as well as a small selection of clothes.
Venue Details & Map
Shaukat & Co
170-172 Old Brompton RoadLondonSW5 0BA
- +44 (0)20 7373 8956
- Public transport:
- Gloucester Road, Underground
I almost didn't go to Shaukat because of the previous review, so I kind of feel obligated to tip the scales a bit here, as I really enjoyed myself.
The service when I went in was extremely hands-off. I don't like to be bothered when I'm shopping, but even so... I felt totally lost in the store and really could've used some guidance - signage - a friendly staff person - something. That said,...more
Found a Liberty print that I was looking for. Service is intense for sure. Attentive if not friendly.
I love to spend time just looking and touching while fabric shopping but this place doesn't inspire perusing.
I would go back if I wanted a specific Liberty print. Head to Walthamstow on Saturday if you want to linger over fabrics.more
Also known as 'The Secret Liberty Fabric Store'. It may have luggage primarily displayed in the window, but we reckon that this retailer may also be involved in manufacturing Liberty shirts, from the piles of oddly shaped fabric cut-offs that line the counter.
They stock many current Liberty fabrics on the bolt, at £8-12 per yard for Tana Lawn which is much cheaper than in the store itself....more
I've had pretty mixed experiences at this place. The atmosphere of the place gives you the sense that the fabrics have all been there forever - like everything's just old stock and they haven't managed to get rid of it; the whole place feels a bit dusty.
Even thought they advertise themselves as one of the largest carriers of Liberty fabrics, if you're actually a fan of Liberty's textiles,...more