Top 5 Independent Shops in Brighton

As a small business ourselves we know all about the importance of supporting independents and shopping local where possible. Brighton is a hub of creative talent, the city is a treasure trove of beautiful quirky shops selling a huge variety of wares. Next time your in town make sure you treat yourself to some retail therapy! Here are 5 of our favourites... 
1. Little Beach Boutique
74 North Road, Brighton, BN1 1YD
This little gem offers a great selection of gifts, accessories and home ware alongside their own collection of handmade glass products. As well as running regular glass workshops, customers can also request a personalised piece of art. 
2. Edited
17-19 Brighton Square, Brighton BN1 1HD
Edited specialise in design-led products, from home furnishings and stationary to quirky lighting - the staff are all extremely helpful and always on hand to explain light socket fittings! Pop in for a browse and a coffee from The Plant Room, a neighbouring cafe serving great vegan/vegetarian snacks. 
3. Dowse Design
133 Western Rd, Hove BN3 1DA
Dowse is a small studio and shop showcasing talent from independent and emerging designers around Britain and Europe, as well as themselves. Selling a great array of stationary, home accessories, art and books there nothing not to love. The Studio Arhoj collection is a particular favourite of ours. 

4. Magazine Brighton 
22 Trafalgar Street, Brighton BN1
This beautiful magazine shop specialises in well-made independent print, stocking over 4,000 titles spanning a huge variety of genres including tech, fashion, travel, sport, art, culture, photography, music and film. Pop in for a browse - you won't want to leave empty handed!
5. Flock & Spiderplant 
46 Sydney St, Brighton BN1 4EP
Specialising in vintage and handmade items, Flock brings together local labels selling everything from vintage dresses and men's tailored blazers to handcrafted jewellery and home ware. If that didn't already sound great, hidden inside of Flock is Spiderplant, a tiny plant paradise. Here you'll find a multitude of houseplants ranging from tiny cacti to full ferns, the staff are full of knowledge and will happily help you find a plant to suit your home.