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A Directory of Recommended Local Vintage Shops

Scunthorpe is a dirty word when it comes to “Places to Visit”, but that shouldn’t hold you back if you’re into vintage and antiques hunting. The place is steeped in history, has a gritty Northern charm and is the hometown of Miss Pigeon, among a lot of other places to buy your vintage.

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Here is a very brief summary of places for you to visit:

Boxwindow

Styled and curated by Miss Pigeon Vintage, #boxwindow is a shoppable window display that you’ll find on Scunthorpe High Street as part of the effortlessly cool Café INDIE.
With some profits of each sale going to Café INDIE, you’ll not only be buying great vintage but you’ll also be supporting Indie’s ongoing youth work projects.

WHAT:
Mainly clothing and homewares.

WHERE:
Café INDIEpendent, 169 High Street, Scunthorpe.

WHEN:
Monday-Saturday: 9am – 5pm with some later evenings.
The window stock can be seen 24 hrs a day and purchases can be made by contacting Miss Pigeon Vintage

CALL:
07866702437

ONLINE:
www.misspigeonvintage.com
www.facebook.com/MissPigeonVintage/

Arttopia

Arttopia was born in September 2017. We are a collaboration of small, local businesses who have all joined together to create a unique shopping experience. Miss Pigeon Vintage features there on a rail made bespoke for this quirky creative shop.

WHAT:
Over 30 artists and makers and a very enthusiastic vintage trader

WHERE:
9 Grant Street, Cleethorpes, DN35 8AT

WHEN:
Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday: 10am – 4pm

CALL:
01472 466343

ONLINE:
Arttopia on Facebook
www.arttopia.co.uk
Arttopia on Instagram

Salvage Row

Salvage Row sell vintage and retro furniture, household items and curiosities. They also produce a range of bespoke furniture built in house. Salvage Row is the trading arm of PHASE, a local Community Interest Company that supports young people through housing issues.

WHAT:
Secondhand furnishings. Upcycled furniture.

WHERE:
186 High Street, Scunthorpe.

WHEN:
Contact Salvage Row for up-to-date opening hours.

CALL:
01724 840946

ONLINE:
www.facebook.com/salvagerowuk/

Wet Records

The 1st Saturday of every month, the Wet Records family host a pop-up record shop at Café INDIE, Scunthorpe High Street. Dig the crates in a bohemian atmosphere created with live music from musicians and bands carefully selected by Wet Records.

WHAT:
Retro and modern vinyl record flicking, while listening to live original music.

WHERE:
Café INDIEpendent, 169 High Street, Scunthorpe.

WHEN:
The first Saturday of every month, starting from 10am.

ONLINE:
www.facebook.com/wetrecordsscu

Birds Nest Records

Definitely worth a visit for a dose of crate digging. Birds Nest are exceptional at sourcing and are very reasonably priced.

WHAT:
Vinyl records!

WHERE:
Birds Nest pop-up at various vinyl markets and always welceom new customers. Contact them directly for their next event.
Also find them at Indie Market Scunthorpe

WHEN:
Next date: 29th September .

ONLINE:
www.facebook.com/Birds-Nest-records

Vintage Lincs

“Quirky Vintage and Retro shop. We sell an array of wonderful items you never even knew you needed. We are official stockists of Frenchic Furniture paint.” – taken from Vintage Lincs Facebook page

WHAT:
A wide selection of vintage, retro, antique and nostalgia.

WHERE:
Wilton Road, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire

WHEN:
Monday to Saturday: 9.00am – 5pm
Sunday: 9.00am – 4pm

ONLINE:
www.vintagelincs.co.uk
www.facebook.com/vintagelincs

Hemswell Antique Centre

“Set in beautiful rural Lincolnshire UK, just a few miles from the historic Cathedral City of Lincoln. Hemswell Antique Centres is the ideal venue for an enjoyable day out! Once part of RAF Hemswell – the home of the Lancaster Bomber during the Second World War – the centres now offer a wonderful mix of antiques and collectables from bygone times.” – taken from Hemswell Antiques website

WHAT:
A vast array of homewares, fashion, collectibles and much more. From genuine antiques to the unique, secondhand and pre-loved items. There is something to suit every home and every budget, here.

WHERE:
Hemswell Antique Centres, Caenby Corner Estate, Hemswell Cliff, DN21 5TJ

WHEN:
Monday – Sunday: 10am – 5pm

ONLINE:
www.hemswell-antiques.com
www.facebook.com/HemswellAntiqueCentres

Vendemia

Tracey takes great pride in making Vendemia a warm and friendly boutique, stocking 1940s & 1950s style clothing.

WHAT:
Reproduction 1940’s and 1950’s style clothing for females.

WHERE:
Unit 4 Moorwell Business Park, Moorwell Road, Scunthorpe, DN17 2RU.

WHEN:
Monday – Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday: 10.30am – 6pm

ONLINE:
www.vendemia.co.uk
www.facebook.com/VendemiaShop

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