North London is a pic ‘n’ mix bag of fashion shops and market stalls. From the famous Camden lock to Holloway road, people travel here to feast upon the array of shops on offer. Whilst being a rival to east London’s Shoreditch hipster look, North London girls are throwing on the 50’s pin up dresses whilst men are strapping up sharp.
50’s inspired stores are erecting all over the north of London, with rapid pace. Famous names like Vivien of Holloway and Colectif are signature vintage styled shops that are unique to their fashion. River Island was famously born on Holloway Road in 1948 and recently even created a collection to celebrate its heritage.
Music is also the main calling for visitors with their fashion reflecting that. Amy Winehouse famously walked the streets of Camden in her pin up clobber with a flock of celebrities also mingling amongst the rabble.
With more people heading up to the north to search for their latest attire, Shoreditch may have to watch its back. A range of shoppers share with us their original style below…