South London’s best-kept vintage shopping secret: Crystal Palace Who would have thought that there is a genuine alternative to North London’s Shoreditch vintage shops, Camden Market or West London’s Portobello? But there is indeed a reason for vintage lovers to cross the river and head south, as Crystal Palace has emerged as a fantastic vintage shopping mile. Queens’ editor Lena left her usual hunting grounds behind and headed south to have a look for herself. 3 Responses sharon February 2nd, 2010 Haynes Lane market also has clothes and records and everything in between and is also open Sundays ! Love it ! Bargains! Reply alfonse July 2nd, 2010 Haynes Lane is a hidden gem. antiques furniture and Victorian collectables. I am a North Londoner and believe me Crystal Palace is now the place to be. Reply Judith December 10th, 2014 The fist Sunday of the month retro village part of West Norwood Feast SE27 near palace deserves a mention – great quality and proper quality vintage clothing and crockery. Saw Crocks and Frocks last Sunday had Morlands 50’s sheepskin boots £20 hardly worn – a fine selection of Scottish tweeds and woolens. Very seasonal great quality. They even offer a salon service with tea and cake at home! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.