Check out our top picks for where you can find the best buys for summer style whilst supporting creative and entrepreneurial businesses flourishing in our community…


We Do Nothing

Ethically produced apparel designed for the conscious (and trendy) consumer.

Their range includes sweatshirts, caps and t-shirts that has been made to the highest standards in not just quality but also ethically, ensuring justice for workers and materials are carefully selected.

Take a look at the We Do Nothing range in person at Netil Market




Designed for city cyclists with technology in tow, these beautifully designed bags are a must have.

The colourful unisex bags came into existence following designer Jacqui Ma’s realisation that there was a serious gap in the market for functional and stylish bike suitable bags. Since ideation the business has flourished with many adoring the retro look and striking colours.

Check out Goodordering above Artisans & Adventurers on Columbia Road


Pope London (featured in cover photo!)

Designer Katie Pope is at the front of the pack, leading the way in the independent style scene in the city.

Her distinctive style combines geometric and gradient prints with intricate pattern-cutting details. The outcome is sophisticated and versatile casual and occasion wear, bound to make you stand out from the



Check out her on Brick Lane and at Pope London  (photo from @smallcrazy)



New to the community this week is W O N D E R O U N D, a lifestyle fashion and design store.

As well as a great range of clothing, shoes and accessories guaranteed to impress, they also offer a beautiful range of artistic homewares and stationary.

But back to the fashion…

Expect simplistic style created with quality materials like linen and 100% cotton alongside Disney collaboration pieces!

Check them out on Calvert Avenue, Hackney (or get a sneak peak here!)


Amelia George

This beautiful designer shop specialising in not just fashion and accessories but also a range of giftware and homeware to ensure your home looks as polished as your outfit.

Their luxury gift wrapping also makes this place a perfect spot to find stylish presents, if you can bear to part with what you buy that is!

Check them out online and be sure to visit the Candle Library at Spitalfields Market