Don’t let a price tag stand in between you and the brands you love, head to the many designer outlets London has to offer. From suits to sweaters, belts to brogues, there are plenty of bargains to be had from luxury brands if you know where to shop. Make a day of it at an outlet shopping village on the outskirts of the Big Smoke, or stay right in the centre for sale shopping within easy reach all year round.
Nike Factory Store
Sneaker heads get excited, the Nike Factory Store at the London Designer Outlet in Wembley is stacked high with the brand’s covetable trainers at up to 50% off. Head to the back wall for the best bargains.
Unit 42 – 45, Ground Floor, Wembley Park Boulevard, HA9 0TG
Aquascutum Factory Outlet
You’ll find suits, knitwear, golf gear and their iconic macs at up to 30% off in this factory outlet in Hackney. The roomy, warehouse-style store is a more relaxing outlet shopping experience too.
8 Chatham Place, London, E9 6LT
Burberry Factory Shop
The best of British at the best prices. On the same street as the Aquascutum Factory Outlet, Burberry have set up shop to sell their overstock at 50% off. This area is a mini hub for designer outlets in London’s trendy East End.
29-31 Chatham Place, London, E9 6LP
Levi’s, Freeport Braintree
A little outside of London in Braintree’s outlet shopping village, the Levi’s store is well worth the train ride that takes a little over an hour from Liverpool Street. A pair of Levi’s is one of the best investments you can make, so when they come at a discount, it’s hard to say no to buying a second pair too.
Charter Way, Chapel Hill, Braintree, Essex, CM77 8YH
Moss Bros. Outlet
Dress like a gentleman without the expense at the Moss Bros. store in Ilford which has a permanent outlet section. A short trip out on the Central Line could save you some serious money on your next suit and all the trimmings to go with it.
175 High Rd, Ilford, London, IG1 1DG
Paul Smith Sale Shop
It’s rare to find designer outlets in the heart of the city and this Paul Smith store is well worth a regular visit. Grab one of the designer’s classic, colourful, mod-inspired styles for half the usual price at this end-of-season stock store.
23 Avery Row, London, W1K 4AX
Pringle of Scotland Outlet
This former Hackney pub has been transformed into the Pringle of Scotland designer outlet’s London branch with heritage knitwear and polo shirts that should be in every man’s wardrobe at a fraction of the usual price.
86 Morning Lane, London, E9 6NA
Find all your favourite brands at a bargain under one roof at this outlet store in Whiteleys Shopping Centre. Stock up on clothing and accessories from Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, Yves Saint Laurent, DSquared and more.
1st Floor, Unit 115, Whiteleys, 151 Queensway, London W2 4YN
The chain outlet’s Covent Garden branch is one of the biggest in the country and includes their premium Gold Label section for top brands such as Just Cavalli, Dolce & Gabbana, Maison Martin Margiela, and Calvin Klein at up to 60% off.
15-17 Long Acre, London, WC2E 9LH
Alexander McQueen, Bicester Village
In another outlet shopping village, a short distance from the capital, one of the city’s most celebrated designers has a rare outlet store. The Alexander McQueen store has plenty of menswear and accessories and very pleasing prices indeed.
50 Pingle Drive, Bicester, OX26 6WD