London, baby!

I’m back from a very quick visit to London and OHMYGOD I discovered an awesome fabric shop and I could have bought out the entire shop if I had remembered by new PIN number, alas I had to limit myself to the £30 I had in my purse.

So the shop is called “The Shop” rather imaginatively, but it is on Cheshire Street off Brick Lane (E1). Its walkable from Liverpool Street station and Spitalfields, or you can get an overground to Shoreditch High Street. There are lots of little vintage shops (and pop up shops!) in the area too which was nice.

So here’s what I bought:

Velvet, wool and a piece of taffeta…

Some pretty cottons from the 50s…

Two CUTE teatowels.

I also got these two piece of fabric from All The Fun of the Fair which is on the top floor of Kingly Court on Carnaby Street. I got a sneaky little discount because I have supplied product to them before…. I’m just waiting for it to come back!

love love love!


  1. Claire
    Posted October 22, 2011 at 10:13 pm | Permalink | Reply

    Gorgeous fabrics! Thanks for sharing this, will be heading there next time I visit my bro : )

  2. Posted October 23, 2011 at 11:09 am | Permalink | Reply

    Ooh, that 50s one with the horses on looks interesting.

  3. Posted October 23, 2011 at 6:20 pm | Permalink | Reply

    oooh I love both those shops, nearly bankrupt myself every time I go to them! Loving the chicken fabric 🙂

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