Retromania London is destination shopping for vintage lovers and fashionistas alike. We are talking vintage dresses, hats, bags, scarves, menswear and memorabilia.
Visit to FARA Notting Hill
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Favourite FARA Shops
Located at – 10 Elgin Crescent London, W11 2HX
Quirky and innovative, this shop offers the discerning charity shopper a steady stream of quality finds and one-off designer pieces. From second hand off casts of local fashionistas to sustainability driven drop-offs of books and nick-nacks, there is always something interesting and most definitely something beautiful. Soak up the vibe of Notting Hill, home to the world-famous Portobello Market, and shop happily in the knowledge that your purchases go towards supporting this fantastic charity’s work in Romania
FARA Notting Hill is a ten-minute walk from Notting Hill underground and a lovely stroll along Westbourne Grove will take you to FARA Kids on Ledbury Road.
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Located at – 26 Gloucester Road London, SW7 4RB
Easily reached from both Kensington High Street and Gloucester Road tube stations, this sumptuous shop stocks many designer labels as well as high street clothing for women and men. Keep an eye out for fabulous bric-a-brac, collectables and books and do a bit of celebrity spotting while you’re here.
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FARA Fulham Road has pride of place of being FARA’s first shop, originally opening in August 1992 to raise much needed funds for the charity’s growing work in Romania. Having enjoyed 29 years in its small corner location, our numero uno shop has now moved to number 674 Fulham Road where lots more space means the staff can display many more of the amazing donations received daily from local Fulhamites. It is beautifully stocked with trinkets, high end accessories and fabulous designer clothing for men and women as well as exceptional bric-a-brac and collectables.
Discover some surprises amongst the bricolage and ‘jumble of sales’ of retro, damaged designer, and cheap, cheap high street for men, women and BE anyone you want to be! This shop has an amazing following from online influencers and sustainability enthusiasts to altruistic locals. The shop is all about extending the life cycle of something because someone, somewhere can make use of a thing that someone else has discarded. A large, buzzy emporium of second hand bliss.
Only five minutes from Angel Tube station – it is large, nitty gritty charity rummaging at its’ best.
In the charity shoppers’ paradise that is Pimlico, FARA is an essential stop-off point if you are seeking out second hand treats. The shop has an amazing mix of well displayed and very affordable clothing as well as menswear, books, pictures, and bric-a-brac. For those days when you fancy a splurge without breaking the bank this shop is an ideal visit. Why not take along a donation with you whilst you’re at it and do your own bit for reducing waste.
Whether you are moving to a new house, renovating or having a much-needed de-clutter, this store is a must visit. At the same time, help reduce landfill by bringing along your no longer needed items for others to re-use.
This specialist children’s book shop is a must for all children literature, teenage fiction, young bibliophiles and a fantastic local resource for parents.
FARA Books, the specialist book shop is a must for bibliophiles; ideal for gift buyers and a fantastic local resource whatever your interests are. With a dazzling range of children’s literature, collectable tomes and the most recent fiction; the knowledgeable staff can help you find what you are looking for.