Autumn might mean dipping temperatures and more rain, but it also makes for a great excuse to refresh your look for the season. And, when it comes to shopping, there are few better places in the world to stock up on the latest, greatest fashions.
Whether your taste runs into the chic, the retro or somewhere in between, you’re in an ideal spot at Montcalm Hotel London City to find some fantastic stores, boutiques and pop-up shops. Whatever your style, we’ve got you covered with our guide to the best, nearby shopping.
You’re only looking at a ten-minute walk from Montcalm Hotel London City to Glassworks Shoreditch, and it’s one journey you won’t regret.
The store is very much on-board with the Shoreditch outlook of stripped back cool, with a unique perspective permeating the place. One of the very best things about Glassworks Shoreditch is that all of the women’s fashion on-site originates will small-name, boutique designers. And that means whatever you find if either a limited-run or one-of-a-kind. If you’re looking for some unique autumn fashion in the truest sense of the word, then you can’t do any better than Glassworks Shoreditch.
You can find clothing, shoes, accessories and jewellery at Glassworks Shoreditch and, if you’re a little overburdened by the time you leave, you’re only a stone’s throw from the luxurious Montcalm Royal House Spa.
If you’re seeking a bespoke, outrageously on-trend hat for the autumn seasons, CA4LA is where you need to go.
The store is less than a ten-minute walk from Montcalm Hotel London City, and the store features designs from many of Japan’s leading clothing designers. That’s not surprising, because CA4LA is an international brand with its roots in Japan, and you’ll be glad they’ve established a London presence when you see what they have to offer.
It’s best to view CA4LA as a hat-centric paradise, much like those amazing stores that only sell classic, retro sneakers. From the formal to hats for everyday wear to Victorian-inspired designs, CA4LA is the perfect spot to find your trusty autumn headwear. You won’t see the items in-store on sale anywhere else, and the store has a very exclusive but still welcoming feel. Find your way there, and you won’t regret it.
Dealing in fashion-conscious but everyday wear, Present is where you need to go if you’re looking for (mostly) understated, wonderfully designed men’s fashion. It’s easy to get to from Montcalm’s many 5 star hotels in London, and you may end up leaving with more than you intended to buy. Present covers everything required for the man seeking an autumn wardrobe update, from sturdy Herringbone jackets to knitwear to scarves and gloves.
There are some outlandish designs available for those who like to make a statement, but the store puts a strong emphasis on men’s fashion that will survive beyond the latest trends. In essence, it’s a great place to check out if you want quality, designer wear without too much flair.