The Cloth Shop

    If you’re the type to get in a twist over Indian cloth, antique linens, and vintage blankets then the Cloth Shop is just the place for you. Established in the early ‘90s by Sam Harley and Alex Adams, the Cloth Shop is an Aladdin’s cave of textiles. Located on the edge of Portobello Market, the Cloth Shop is a favorite of interior designers for both the staff’s expertise and their eccentricities. Owner Harley believes every roll of fabric - whether it’s one of the multiple colors of Swedish linen or the striped cotton from Spain – should come with a fanciful story of its origin (often more fiction than fact!) Browsing is encouraged and a love of dogs is a must with two black Labradors, Isla and India, helping out from Monday to Thursday. The variety of colors and fabrics is enough to make you dizzy, and on top of that there is an unusual array of ceramics, glass and home ware to fawn over. Every visit to the indubitably attractive Cloth Shop feels like a social occasion and it’s easy to see why it inspires such loyalty among its fans.Show lessRead more

    290 Portobello Road , London


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    Ladbroke Grove (Circle, Hammersmith)
    Westbourne Park (Circle, Hammersmith)

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