As Billy Liar once said: "London is a very, very big place". So if you want to find the best retro shops in a short space of time, you probably need a decent guide.
Rather than dragging a local around with you, you could pick up a copy of Clive Dunkley’s Essential Guide To London’s Retro Shops. To save you browsing a copy in your lunch hour at Waterstones, I’ve saved you the effort and reviewed the book for Modculture. Is it worth buying? Check out the full review at:
Then all you need is your day pass for the Tube. Oh yes….and lots of spare cash!