Vintage and Antique Shopping
A haven for treasure seekers...
When looking for vintage or antique items, you have an exciting amount of options around Preston's city centre and further afield. Whether you're looking for something specific, or you're just browsing, there are many treasure troves waiting to be discovered. So, get rummaging and see what one-of-a-kind items you can bring home with you.
Vintage fashion and accessories
When searching for vintage fashion the city centre has you sorted. As well as dedicated vintage shops, there are also many charity shops dotted about; you never know what you might find!
Located at Preston's Box Market, Karen's Collectables stocks all kinds of vintage and old-school accessories. From clothing and bags to shoes and brooches, you're sure to find some staple pieces here.
Retrogue Vintage Clothing
Retrogue Vintage Clothing can be found down Cannon Street and stocks vintage clothing for both men and women. Focusing mainly on labels such as Levi's, Fred Perry, Wrangler, and more, this is the place to go for retro-chic.
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Located down Fox Street, Hollywood Exports stocks hand-picked and imported retro clothing for both men and women. A few moments here and you're sure to find something unique to add to your wardrobe.
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Collectables and antiques
Whether you're an amateur collector or take your antiques seriously, Preston has something for you. With stores stocking furniture and other homeware, to curiosities and books, vintage and antique enthusiasts are spoilt for choice.
Preston's second-hand market is full of independent vendors with all kinds of treasures to rummage through. Pick up old records, books, homeware, and more. The market is a great place to browse for unique items, thanks it its ever-changing stock from its traders.
- Tuesday, 8am - 3pm
- Thursday, 8am - 3pm
- Saturday, 9am - 4pm
European Fine Arts & Antiques
Tucked down Cannon Street in an impressive building, European Fine Arts & Antiques is exactly what it says on the tin. The stunning store has a wide range of Victorian and European art as well as quality English furniture, silver, and more.
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Book lovers rejoice, Preston has two Halewood bookshops along Friargate; Halewood Booksellers and Halewood & Sons Book Dealers. The bookshops are perfect for collectors or for browsing. With a friendly welcome and that old book smell, what more could you ask for.
Preston Antiques Centre
Preston antique centre is the city's biggest store for all things antique. The family-run business stock a wide range of antique furniture, collectables, curiosities, and jewellery from a variety of eras, including Art Nouveau. The business is also home to nearly 30 different vintage and antique businesses, so you can find all kinds of items from all kinds of eras all under one roof.
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Huntleys' Antiques and Collectables
Nicknamed Aladdin's Cave by its regulars, Huntleys' Antiques and Collectables is located in Samlesbury. The farm shop and outlet village's antique shop stocks all kinds of items, including jewellery, homeware, and collectables.
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Map addresses for vintage and antique shopping
- Karen's Collectables, Preston Box Market, Earl Street, PR1 2JA.
- Retrogue Vintage Clothing, 41 Cannon Street, Preston, PR1 3NT.
- Hollywood Exports Vintage Clothing, Fox Street, Preston, PR1 2UT.
- Second-hand market, Preston Markets, Earl Street, PR1 2JA.
- European Fine Arts & Antiques, 10 Cannon Street, Preston, PR1 3NR.
- Preston Antiques Centre, The Mill, New Hall Lane, Preston, PR1 5NQ.
- Huntleys, Whalley Road, Samlesbury, Preston, PR5 0UN.