shopping in chelsea
Shopping in Chelsea is an exciting and interesting event as the popular neighbourhood offers everything from cool vintage threads to designer wears and antiques. The retail stores here showcase the ethnic and social diversity of the district’s population. Whatever your budget is, you will enjoy shopping here.
The store houses cool clothes from local and hard-to-find international designer clothes. This white-walled women’s clothing boutique offers exclusive black-and-white crack-print skirts by House of Sunny, gold-filled rings and ingle-button blazers by Achro; items that are hard to find in other stores.
Artists & Fleas, Chelsea Market
Artists & Fleas store features a wide range of art and design to fashion and vintage goods. You can stop and shop here to take home your personal favourite brands like Curated Basics, Brooklyn Charm and Avalove. Here you will find around 30 independent designer brands offering new and creative products.
Buffalo Exchange is a consignment chain, which buys, sells and trades its inventory directly with customers. Yellow walls and decorative vintage travel postcards are the highlights of the store. Indulge in designer-label and vintage clothing, shoes, and accessories from here, all available at a price much lower than retail cost.
Chelsea Flea Market
Enjoy your shopping here and choose your favourite items from 135 vendors selling their goods. If you like eclectic costume jewellery and vintage press photos from the 1940s, you will surely spend hours looking for them here. To shop here there is a $1 entry fee.
Mantiques Modern is a bi-level shop specialised in offering a good collection of industrial and modernist furnishings and art from 1880s to the 1980s. The store is an amazing repository of attractive and bizarre items including kinetic sculptures and wooden artists’ mannequins to a Russian World War II telescope. Crabs, animal horns and robots are some of the recurring themes in this store.