10 Stockport Indie Shops You Should Know About
As we all know this year has been tough for everyone especially local businesses. We wanted to do our best to put some promotion out there for local indie businesses who need us now more than ever. Stockport Underbank and the surrounding area is home to creative, positive and forward thinking businesses. These businesses are at the forefront of the regeneration of our town and by paying them a visit you become part of the change we are all so intimately connected to.
Rare Mags continue to grow from strength to strength emphasised by their recent move to a larger unit on the same street. They specialise in providing niche and interesting magazines on a whole host of varied topics. In addition they offer a range of books, stationery and other locally sourced and sustainable products. Find out more by clicking here.
Old Town General Store
Old Town General Store is the latest addition to Underbank – offering a fantastic range of lifestyle products including a much needed Stockport menswear section. If you are looking for more interesting brands that you won’t find on the high street this could be the store for you. Find out more by clicking here.
Plantshop as the name suggests sells a whole host of indoor greenery that will make your home come alive. Not only that, you’ll find interesting pots, refill soaps and detergents and some interesting sustainable homewares. Find out more by clicking here.
Handpicked and carefully curated vintage clothes with an ethical focus on slow fashion. The Norah Store is a truly modern and sustainable way of shopping. If you are looking for some new vintage items ranging from dresses to accessories why not pay them a visit. Find out more by clicking here.
Still Life Story
Still Life Story offer a range of homewares and lifestyle pieces handpicked to promote sustainable living. The collections vary from tableware to dried flower arrangements to plant pots and furniture. For such a small space it is incredible to see such a selection. Still Life Story are located above the Norah Store. Find out more by clicking here.
The Merseyway Workshop is a community focused, inspiring place for innovation and collaboration. A DIY-style hub on Stockport’s pedestrianised high-street. Offering open use of creative workshops, drop-in activity sessions and skill exchanges. The team are now offering a range of locally sourced artwork and homeware products too! Find out more by clicking here.
Back to Underbank SK1 Records specialises in a range of new and second hand vinyl records – they also offer cassettes, CD’s, artwork and more. If you are looking to find some niche records this Christmas it might be worth popping in for a chat.
The Warren in Stockport’s vibrant Old Town showcases the talents of around 50 local independent creative minds. Established in 2018, The Warren was born out of a passion for giving artists a space on the high street and a desire to offer something new to the town’s buzzing Market Place. Find out more by clicking here.
Breaking Glass Bottle
Brought to you by the team behind The Cracked Actor & The Glass Spider, Breaking Glass Bottle is Stockport’s newest bottle shop offering a wide range of craft beers and ales to take away. Find out more by clicking here.
Agapanthus Interiors, based on Wellington street near the Old Town is an interior design/antique restoration business. They have a huge selection of beautiful pieces on display in their ever expanding unit. We highly recommend a trip to take in the space and shop for some truly unique items. Find out more by clicking here.