Columbia Road Christmas Shopping Wednesdays

Yes they're back ! We are delighted to announce the dates for Christmas Wednesdays this year. The shops on Columbia Road will be open from 5 - 9 pm on the four Wednesdays before Christmas, along with carols from St Peters Church Bethnal Green.

This is the chance to enjoy the wealth of creative and lovely gift ideas stocked by over 50 independent retailers on Columbia Road without the Sunday crowds or having to queue. Come and enjoy the festive atmosphere and get your Christmas Shopping done at the same time.

Precious will be open all day on the Christmas Wednesdays from 11.30 to 9pm

Here is a list of some of our favourites shops along the street:


Bob & Blossom

Homewear & Gifts

J.H. Lee - Decorations & Interior Accessories

HM Jones - Antiques & Collectables

InHabit - Stationary, Planters and Homewares

Nom Living - Asian Laquer & Ceramics

Mason & Painter - Vintage Homewares

Straw London - Contemporary & Vintage Basketry 

Vintage Heaven - Vintage China & Glassware

World of Echo - Vintage Records

Fashion & Beauty
Angela Flanders - Perfume & Home Fragrance


Precious - Fashion & Accessories


Vout - Vintage Fashion


Garden & Plants


Underleaf - Plants

InBloom - Planters and Accessories

Organics & The Garden Shop - Accessories and Decorations


Hackney Essentials - Delicatessen & Organic Grocery

Funk - British Cheeses

Lilli Vanilli - Cakes & Pastries


Eating & Drinking

Brawn - Modern British

Campania - Rustic Italian

Cakehole at Vintage Heaven - Delicious Cakes

Laxiero - Spanish Tapas Restaurant

Cheeky Chicos - Mexican cocktails and tacos


All shops open from 5 to 9pm on Wednesday 30th November, 7th, 14th & 21st December. 

for more information on opening hours, transport links and location click here

originally published 19/11/21