The best fashion markets in London

From thrifty vintage finds to wise buys from new fashion labels – shun the high street in favour of a unique shopping haul from one of London’s best clothing markets

There’s nothing like the thrill of a good fashion find, and one of the best places in London to hunt one down is at a fashion market. The capital has an abundance of vintage fairs, new designer showcases and street seconds stalls. Unearth some unique antiques midweek in the east and explore the vintage fashion world of the north with our pick of London’s best fashion markets.
 
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The best weekend fashion markets

Cabbages & Frocks Market

Held in the cobbled yard of St Marylebone Parish Church, this market was started by food-loving fashionista Angela Cash.

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Cabbages & Frocks Market Until Sunday July 5 2020

Camden Market

Camden’s sprawling collection of markets offers a real smörgåsbord of street culture. Wander past loitering goths and punks to join the throng of tourists at the vast and varied selection of shops and stalls.

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Camden Market Until Sunday March 8 2020

Chatsworth Road Market

The market that spawned Sir Alan Sugar’s business success via a shampoo stall is back. Over 50 percent of traders live in the surrounding postcode areas, making the market a truly local affair.

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Chatsworth Road Market Until Sunday July 5 2020

Dusty Fingers Sunday Thrift

Dusty Fingers, formerly a Tuesday evening market at the beautiful Clapton Round Chapel, is now a regular event on Sundays in the church. Entrance is £1.

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Round Chapel Hackney Central tube

Fashion Sunday

Fashion Sunday is a new event celebrating upcoming, independent fashion design talent. It aims to give independent talent the opportunity to reach their audiences without coughing up huge figures for physical retail space. 

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Oval Space Bethnall Green tube

Greenwich Market

Weekends see Greenwich Market packed with international tourists enjoying arts, craft and food stalls. Head over in the week to unearth unusual finds when the antiques and collectible dealers dominate.

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Greenwich Market Until Thursday December 31 2015

Lower Marsh Market

Lower Marsh Market is rapidly expanding, after starting as a weekday foodie strip to service the Waterloo community with street eats for office workers.

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Lower Marsh Market Until Sunday July 5 2020

Netil Market

Netil Market's small collection of stalls (usually about 15) offer a microcosm of Broadway Market. It’s the brainchild of a local creative community which has focused on giving space to local designers.

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Netil Market Until Sunday July 5 2020

North London Vintage Market

A small market with a stellar stall line-up focusing mainly on items for the home, there is also vintage clothing on sale for those who can’t live without a retro fashion fix.

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North London Vintage Market Baker St tube

Spitalfields Style Market

Think Spitalfields is just for Sunday? Think again, as the market debuts Style Saturdays – a new weekly event dedicated to fashion stalls.

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Spitalfields Market Liverpool St tube/Overground or Shoreditch High St Overground

The best weekday fashion markets

Camden Market

Camden’s sprawling collection of markets offers a real smörgåsbord of street culture. Wander past loitering goths and punks to join the throng of tourists at the vast and varied selection of shops and stalls.

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Camden Market Until Sunday March 8 2020

Greenwich Market

Weekends see Greenwich Market packed with international tourists enjoying arts, craft and food stalls. Head over in the week to unearth unusual finds when the antiques and collectible dealers dominate.

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Greenwich Market Until Thursday December 31 2015

Lower Marsh Market

Lower Marsh Market is rapidly expanding, after starting as a weekday foodie strip to service the Waterloo community with street eats for office workers.

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Lower Marsh Market Until Sunday July 5 2020

Portobello Road Market

Portobello is actually several markets stretched out up one long strip of road. A visit here is as much about soaking up the vibe as it is about shopping.

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Portobello Road Market Until Sunday October 6 2024

Spitalfields Style Market

Think Spitalfields is just for Sunday? Think again, as the market debuts Style Saturdays – a new weekly event dedicated to fashion stalls.

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Spitalfields Market Liverpool St tube/Overground or Shoreditch High St Overground

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