The Best Design Shops in London

The Best Design Shops in London

 

London hosts top design spots like The Gherkin, The London Eye and The Millennium Bridge. It is therefore no surprise that it boasts such a great selection of design shops. When thinking of trendy areas, names such as Shoreditch, Hoxton and Dalston come to mind, but the truth is that great design shops are dotted all over the city. Whether you're shopping for a gift or in need of some artistic inspiration, this comprehensive list should give you some ideas. 

 

  1. Folklore

    For many, the world of lifestyle design stores is a tricky place to navigate if both style and sustainability are of equal importance. For these shoppers, London has found a solution in the form of Folklore, the shop in Angel…

    193 Upper Street, N1 1RQ London

  2. Future and Found

    Future & Found boasts an eclectic mix of home accessories and gifts, its main ethos being ‘simple, understated and uncluttered.’ The store’s founder Andrea Bates is very hands-on and can often be seen behind the till, offering…

    225a Brecknock Road, N19 5AA London

  3. Haus

    Situated in the ever-increasingly trendy area of Victoria Park in East London, Haus offers a heavily curated selection of furniture, homeware and lighting. The store is owned by husband-and-wife team Andrew and Jane Tye, both…

    39 Morpeth Road, E9 7LD London

  4. 72 Editions

    An offshoot of the creative organization, You Can Now (YCN), 72 Editions is a gallery, concept store and library all rolled into one. Tucked away on Rivington Street in Shoreditch, the store follows the lead of its parent company…

    72 Rivington Street, EC2A 3AY London

  5. Lali

    Lali Shop is the brainchild of Bavaria-born style maven Nelli Turner, a former fashion designer and wholesaler. In 2012, Turner decided to create a Bauhaus-infused boutique offering clothing, household objects, jewellery and…

    101 Golborne Road, W10 5NL London

  6. Hexagone

    Tucked in next to the famous antiques arcade Camden Passage, Hexagone brings a touch of Gallic flair to a very traditional London street. Named after the shape of the country that inspired it, Hexagone is a French lifestyle store…

    12B Camden Passage, N1 8ED London

  7. Present & Correct

    Located on a quiet residential street in Angel, Present & Correct is a dream come true for London’s stationery fans. Tired of coveting the inventories of stationary boutiques in Japan and the USA, owner and graphic designer Neal…

    23 Arlington Way, EC1R London

  8. Aria

    With over twenty years of experience in providing forward-thinking homeware and interior products to London, Aria has rightly gained a reputation as a destination store. Having begun life under various iterations in different…

    Barnsbury Hall Barnsbury Street, N1 1PN London

  9. Couverture & The Garbstore

    There are many boutiques run by husband-and-wife teams, but what makes Couverture & The Garbstore particularly unique is its design. Founded in 2008 by Emily Dyson and Ian Paley, the Couverture section spanning the ground and…

    188 Kensington Park Road, W11 2ES London

  10. Andrew Martin

    Founded in 1978, Andrew Martin has gained an international reputation within the interior design industry, and has held the prestigious 'Interior Designer of the Year Award' since 1996, with household names such as Kelly Hoppen…

    200 Walton Street, SW3 2JL London