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Breuer & Dawson

True love came when Paul and Matt opened in Margate. We will fight to the death for most of their stock. We shouldn't really be telling you about it. But it's our all-time favourite vintage clothes shop. 
7 King Street, Margate, CT9 1DD
01843 225 299
http://www.breuerdawson.com/


Brocante

An eclectic range of quality antique furniture. We got our armoires from Rob and Dawn. Westgate is worth exploring too.
23 Ethelbert Square, Westgate-on-Sea, CT8 8SR
01843 831171

https://twitter.com/brocante23

 

Cliffs
Ed and Kier brought this building back to life. It’s a cafe, yoga studio, second hand vinyl record shop and hair salon all in one. Home to Curve Roasters, and Stirling Hair.
172 Northdown Rd, Margate CT9 2QN
http://www.cliffsmargate.com/

Doggy Apparel
Bespoke dog accessories shop. 
1-3 Broad St, Margate CT9 1EW

https://doggieapparel.squarespace.com/
 

Haeckels
Natural fragrance and skin care brand based on the cliff top opposite the Lido. They now have a treatment room.18 Cliff Terrace, Margate CT9 1RU
http://haeckels.co.uk/

Handsome Freaks
Vintage clothes in Margate Old Town. High-end vintage, retro and designer fashion.
10 Broad Street, Margate 
https://www.depop.com/handsomefreaks


Hunkydory 24

One side of the shop is vintage furniture and the other in the summer are fresh donuts and ices. All part of our Margate thing.
24 High Street, Margate, England.
07587 698770
Facebook Page

 

Jerome Hillion
Louise’s hair stylist! Jerome moved his London salon to set up in Margate in a room for famous 1920s Walpole Bay Hotel. Personal service (you’re the only one in at a time!). 
Walpole Bay Hotel, 5th Avenue, Cliftonville,Margate, CT9 2JJ
http://www.jeromehillionhairandmakeup.co.uk/


Junk Deluxe

In the basement of Scott's there is Junk Deluxe is dedicated to british 20th century vintage design. And on the same floor is 20th century Frocks, vintage clothing for guys and dolls from the 30s to the 80s run by Sarah Vickery from the Shell Grotto. 
Grotto Grotto Hill, Margate CT9 2BN
www.junkdeluxe.co.uk

 

Just Jane Vintage

Beautiful presented vintage clothes. Louise has had a few dresses from here!
28-30 King Street and 7 Market Place, Margate, CT9 1DD
https://www.facebook.com/pg/JustJaneVintage/

 

Lombard St Gallery

Gallery and shop selling quality contemporary pieces. 
2 Lombard St, Margate CT9 1EJ
01843 292779
http://lombardstreetgallery.co.uk/

Margate Retro

An eclectic range of 20th century furniture and homewares. We’ve had many a thing from Joe.16 King St, Margate CT9 1DA
https://twitter.com/margateretro
 

Môr
(translation - 'The Sea' in Welsh) is a gorgeous lifestyle and gifts store on Fort Hill opposite Turner Contemporary run by Clare Roberts. 
38 Fort Hill, Margate, CT9 1HD
www.mormargate.com


Papillon Interiors

Original design icons, from Eames to Starck, from Alessi to Fatboy.
Fort Hill, Margate, CT9 1HD
01843 220088
http://www.papilloninteriors.co.uk/


Paraphernalia

Vintage furniture and other goodies all lovingly put together by Andrew Davies.
8 King Street, Margate, Kent, CT9 1DA
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RG Scott's

Located in an old warehouse that used to be an ice and bathing machine factory just up the road from the Shell Grotto, Scott's is a massive used furniture and curiosity emporium. They have everything from chandeliers and reclaimed screws to all types of antique furniture. 
Grotto Hill, Margate CT9 2BN
01843 220653
www.scottsmargate.co.uk

S.H. Cuttings
Family jewellers in Margate Old Town, with a nice selection of vintage and antique pieces as well as modern. Louise got her edwardian wedding ring from here. Really good, personal service. 
19 Market Pl, Margate CT9 1ES
http://cuttingsjewellers.co.uk/

Simply Danish
If modern Danish furniture and homewares are your thing, these guys are for you.
20 Cliff Terrace, Margate CT9 1RU
https://www.simplydanish.co.uk/ 
Transmission Records
Transmission is a record store, a gallery and a toy store. It’s physical space is located in Cliftonville, Margate. Founded in 2015 by Spencer Hickman & Kimberley Holladay. 
105 Northdown Rd, Margate CT9 2QY
http://transmissionrecords.co.uk/

Ward & Ball
Art, antiques and homewares with flair and panache. Graham and Susie have opened a lovely shop in the heart of The Old Town.
The Pie Factory, 7 Broad Street, Margate, CT9 1EW
https://www.wardandball.co.uk/



 

The Reading Rooms,

31 Hawley Square Margate, Kent, CT9 1PH, UK.

info@thereadingroomsmargate.co.uk

+44 (0)1843 225 166