in the Surrey Hills
A quirky market town with bags of independent spirit, Dorking answers all your shopping needs. With fabulous boutiques offering preloved, lingerie, cult British brands for men and women, what are you waiting for?
If a giant, silver-coated cockerell doesnt herald the promise of something special, we don't know what does! This bustling market town is dotted with a number of independent shops offering an attractive mix of established and emerging designers.
Expect expert, personal service from experienced shop owners, proud to be putting this unique town on the fashion map. You'll find womenswear aplenty with high-end edits in luxury British brand names, a collection of up-and-coming European labels as well as love-at-first-sight lingerie and one of the best pre-loved shops in Surrey.
Brimming with heritage, Dorking also boasts an impressive offering of antique shops clustered down West Street.
A chocolate-box village of Shere delight
Well worth a visit is the multi-floored, narnia-like Christies-be sure to check out the vintage room, a time capsule of retro fashions at great prices.
A short wander down the high street and you'll soon clock the higgledy-piggledy alleyways- don't miss Old King's Court - a courtyard of charming, little shops offering homeware, beauty and fashion.
Dorking is a town reknowned for it's quirkiness (look out for the random cockerel down St Martin's Walk) and this is celebrated at the brilliantly bonkers Fluffatorium, selling all your knitting and sewing needs. They also run sewing classes on top of the shop floor for the budding seamstress.
Something for Men:
Also in town, is Westdaw, a slick menswear store stocking premium brand names such as Gant, Barbour, Hackett.
Don't forget to enjoy a glass of wine at the glorious vineyard, Denbies and take in the breathtaking views over the Surrey Hills.
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