Camden Passage & Islington

Favorite Shops: Camden Passage & Islington, London

Camden Passage is a charming pedestrian street lined with Georgian, Victorian, and Edwardian shopfronts. Behind the pretty facades is a wonderful variety of unique independent boutiques, antique and vintage shops, cafes, restaurants and bars. The cobbled streets of Camden Passage host market vendors and stalls every Wednesday and Saturday, with some vendors opening other days of the week also.

The markets established in the 1960s are comprised of Charlton Place, Pierrepont Arcade Market and Camden Passage Market. Charlton Place is a large covered market of antiques and collectables. Pierrepont Arcade is a series of small shops selling various wares from antique porcelain to military memorabilia, that features a vintage clothing market on Thursdays and a book market on Sundays. Camden Passage Market are temporary stalls along Camden Passage selling an eclectic mix of collectables, vintage, retro and bric-a-brac.

Camden Passage is located in North London, in Islington which is also home to many interesting shops in the surrounding neighborhood.

1. Loop

Knitting Sewing Arts & Craft

Award-winning knitting, crochet and embroidery supply store in London's Camden Passage.

London Store 15 Camden Passage, London, N1 8EA, UK

2. Frequency


Coffee shop roasting their own small batch coffee, delicious food, and co-working spaces.

Angel Store 13 Camden Passage, London, N1 0PD, UK

3. Pistachio & Pickle Dairy


Artisan cheese and gourmet foods on London's Camden Passage.

London Store 6 Camden Pasage, London N1 8ED, USA



A unique edit of home decor goods, women's accessories, and gifts.

London Store 114 Islington High Street, London, N1 8EG, UK

5. Ray Stitch


Sewing shop and school with a wide range of fabrics and haberdashery goods.

London Store 66 Essex Road, London N1 8LR, USA

6. Molly Meg

Kids Books Toys

A design-led children's store offering furniture, home decor, clothing, toys, and crafts.

London Store 111 Essex Road , London, N1 2SL, UK

7. After Noah

Homeware Toys Furniture Vintage

Unique homeware, vintage and antique furniture, gift and toy shop.

London Store 121-122 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 1QP, UK

8. Flashback Records


New and used record store with three London-based stores.

Islington Store 50 Essex Road, Islington, London, N1 8LR, UK

9. Caroline Carrier


Antique and vintage porcelain and pottery from 1900 onwards.

London Store 1 Pierrepont Arcade, London, N1 8EF , UK

10. Hearts & Daggers Militaria


A military antique memorabilia store with an ever changing stock.

Pierrepoint Arcade, 14 Pierrepont Row, London, N1 8EF, UK

11. Twentieth Century Posters

Art Antiques

Antique poster gallery featuring 20th Century graphic design posters.

London Store 40 Cross Street, London N1 2BA, USA

12. The Antique Paper Company


Family-run business selling antique maps, prints, and ephemera.

London Store 10 Pierrepont Arcade, Camden Passage, London, N1 8EE, UK

13. Dansk


A flower shop with colorful blooms spilling onto the street.

Islington Store St Mary's Church, Upper Street, London N1 2TX, USA

15. Magpie Vintage

Vintage Womenswear

Premium vintage and upcycled one-of-a-kind clothing and accessories.

Camden Passage Store 3 Camden Passage, London, N1 8EA, UK

16. Katsute 100

Tea Ceramics

Japanese tea room and patisserie with a selection Japanese tableware.

Islington Store 100 Islington High Street, London, N1 8EG, UK

17. Modern Times Vintage

Vintage Homeware

A treasure trove of vintage and antique glassware and tableware.

London Store 34A Islington Green, London, N1 8DU, UK

18. Pierrepont Arcade

Market Vintage Antiques

A series of specialist vintage and antique shops in Camden Passage.

Camden Passage Market Pierrepoint Arcade, Pierrepont Row, London, N1 8EF, UK