Squint

 
 
ADDRESS
178 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 6HU 
 
TELEPHONE
 
OPENING TIMES
Mon to Fri 10am-6pm, Sat by appointment, Sun 1pm-5pm
 

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SquintThis quirky vintage furniture store in Shoreditch is the place to find one-off pieces of recovered furniture in brightly coloured vintage patchwork fabrics. This riot of colour is run by Lisa Whatmough, one of the leading lights of the East End design scene who started out as a painter. Her inner circle is a fashionable crowd which includes jewellery designer Lara Bohinc and Dan Crouch, co-owner of the Lock Tavern, a cool pub-come-DJ bar in Camden. But Whatmough's talent is in the uniqueness of her designs - you won't find any two sofas the same - and there are chaises longues, chairs, lamps, bedspreads and mirrors to choose from. Recycled old furniture never looked so good.

 

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Opening and closing times for Squint

Today (Friday) Squint closes at 18.00

Monday:

9.00
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18.00
 
 

Tuesday:

9.00
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18.00
 
 

Wednesday:

9.00
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18.00
 
 

Thursday:

9.00
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18.00
 
 

Friday:

9.00
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18.00
 
 

Saturday:

Closed
 
 

Sunday:

Closed
 
 

LondonTown.com - Squint Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Liverpool Street Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Great Eastern Street NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Leonard Street Car Park
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London Events 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
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Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £90  36% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 1 minute from Squint
Hip US hotel group Ace hotels arrived in Shoreditch in September 2013, expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. The property has transformed ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £47  29% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 5 minutes from Squint
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
 
 
 
Rez Apartments London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £75  24% off
26 Widegate Street, E1 | 9 minutes from Squint
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Labour and Wait
London > Shopping > House and Garden
85 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2 minutes from Squint
Shopping for doorstops, dishcloths, dusters and dustpans has taken on a whole new slant thanks to Labour and Wait. Another east London success story, this small ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
DK Vintage
London > Shopping > House and Garden
194 Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E1 | 6 minutes from Squint
Uber-cool vintage Danish furniture shop in the middle of Brick Lane. DK furniture pieces are all little works of functional art - expensive, but irresistible. If you ... More
 
 
 
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WAWA
London > Shopping > House and Garden
3 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 9 minutes from Squint
WAWA came about when, in 1998, Richard Ward extended his furniture workshop to include rugs by Lucy Wassell. Now you'll find a whole range of funky ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Squint
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The MOO Shop
London > Shopping > Specialists
Unit 27, BOXPARK, 2-4 Bethnal Green Road, E1 | 2 minutes from Squint
Online print specialists, MOO.com, have opened a bricks and mortar shop at Boxpark, bringing their cool brand of personalised cards and stationary to Shoreditch's quirky shopping ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Boxpark
London > Shopping >
Boxpark, Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 2 minutes from Squint
A quirky alternative to your standard high street store, the Boxpark is a temporary village of stores offering popular designer goods, scrumptious food and unconventional gifts. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leila's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Calvert Avenue, Shoreditch, London E2 | 3 minutes from Squint
Leila's on Arnold Circus is a legendary coffee spot where they serve Monmouth coffee in an eccentric cafe setting that feels like you're in your own ... More
 
 
 
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Circus 83
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 26th December 2014 - 6pm-3am
Cargo, 83 Rivington Street, Kingsland Viaduct, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Squint
Funk, soul, hip hop and dance from Depozz....More
 
 
 
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Jackal Atlas Presents Tigerskin
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 26th December 2014 - 10pm-4am
The Hoxton Pony, 104-108 Curtain Road, EC2A | 3 minutes from Squint
Black Blooms and Tigerskin supply house, plus special guests to be announced....More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Art of the Brick
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th September 2014 to 4th January 2015
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 | 7 minutes from Squint
See the Mona Lisa in LEGO when you visit The Art of the Brick, a display of over 75 sculptures created out of more than ...More
 
 
 
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Blue Last
London > Entertainment > Live Music
38 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Squint
The Old Blue Last is a legendary pub and live venue in Shoreditch, East London brought to you by the people at Vice - a magazine ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Comedy Cafe
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Squint
Don't let the gaudy red and yellow paint that mutilates the exterior of this fantastic comedy club deter you from gracing its hallowed floors. It may ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Aubin Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
64-66 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 3 minutes from Squint
Housed in the Aubin & Wills concept store, the Aubin Cinema is a intimate 47-seat theatre with velvet chairs and sofas, plumped up with Aubin & ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Squint

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Squint
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rivington Place
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Squint
The first newly built public art gallery in London since the Hayward Gallery opened in 1968, Rivington Place is a beautiful glass fronted building designed by ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Iniva
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
8-9 Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Squint
Opened on 5th October 2007, this Rivington Place art gallery is a £8m public building dedicated to culturally diverse visual arts. It's a joint venture between ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dennis Severs' House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
18 Folgate Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 5 minutes from Squint
The brainchild of eccentric designer and performer, Dennis Severs' House at 18 Folgate Street captures, in a series of evocative snapshots, 18th century life as experienced ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Squint

What are the best dining options near Squint London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Yalla Yalla Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
186 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | Same location as Squint
Lebanese and Middle Eastern street food specialists Yalla Yalla pop up on Shoreditch High Street from 5th February 2013 for six months or so. This is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoi Polloi
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 1 minute from Squint
Open from breakfast through to night cap, Hoi Polloi (dictionary definition 'the many') is the trendy all-day restaurant and bar in the uber hip Ace Hotel ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Albion
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
2-4 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2 minutes from Squint
This Shoreditch caff, bakery and small shop is the first venture by Terence Conran since he sold his restaurant empire - Quaglino's, Orrery and the rest ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Squint

Near Squint
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Squint
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 4 minutes from Squint
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 12 minutes from Squint
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 7 minutes from Squint
The third of these increasingly popular 1950s retro-America style bowling alleys opened in late 2008 to much critical acclaim. Located in the Old Truman Brewery on ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, E1 | 7 minutes from Squint
Spread over three floors L!FE is a unique space within The Old Truman Brewery where yoga, food and music sit side-by-side. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 15 minutes from Squint
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Squint.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown and Shuttle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
226 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 3 minutes from Squint
After serving two queens and a king, surviving The Blitz and enjoying a period as a notorious strip club, The Crown and Shuttle sadly closed its ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 4 minutes from Squint
This bohemian boozer was an integral part of the Shoreditch explosion. Tucked away down a cobbled East End alley it was originally a mecca for local ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from Squint
Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
 
 
 
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
T Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Tea Building, 56 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 1 minute from Squint
This swaggeringly cool dance music space is housed in a former tea warehouse, with no attempt made to disguise the space's industrial origins. A long bar ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cargo
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
83 Rivington Street, Kingsland Viaduct, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Squint
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Bar Kick
London > Nightlife > Bars
127 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 2 minutes from Squint
Fashionable Shoreditch drinkers from all around the globe are attracted to this cellar bar by its rickety old furniture, interesting imported beers, and a pricy, but ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Squint.
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Squint
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
 
 
 
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Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 8 minutes from Squint
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More
 
 
 
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The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 9 minutes from Squint
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Circus 83
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 26th December 2014 

Cargo 2 minutes walk from Squint

Funk, soul, hip hop and dance from Depozz....More

Jackal Atlas Presents Tigerskin
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 26th December 2014 

The Hoxton Pony 3 minutes walk from Squint

Black Blooms and Tigerskin supply house, plus special guests to be announced....More

Young Motherhood Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 30th December 2014 

Rich Mix Centre 3 minutes walk from Squint

Jendella Benson's myth and stereotype-busting multimedia exhibition based on interviews with young mothers and their children from around Britain....More

Dennis Severs' House: Silent Night
Dennis Severs' House: Silent Night
Tours | Until 5th January 2015 

Dennis Severs' House 5 minutes walk from Squint

The atmospheric Silent Night candle-lit tours of Dennis Severs' House are particularly fun at this time of year. The house ...More

 
The Roots Boxing Day Bash
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 26th December 2014 

The Basing House 5 minutes walk from Squint

Acid house from 1988 and 1989 courtesy of Just Be, Colin Dale, Richie Fingers and guests....More

Big Fish Boxing Day Special
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 26th December 2014 

Club Aquarium 6 minutes walk from Squint

Electro and house courtesy of Hoxton Whores, plus Lee B3 Edwards, Francesco Poggi and Mickey Simms....More

Broadgate Ice Rink
Broadgate Ice Rink
Seasonal | Until 26th February 2015 

Exchange square 9 minutes walk from Squint

London's longest-running ice rink returns to its new location of Exchange Square in 2014, only a couple of minutes from ...More

 
Christmas Past
Christmas Past
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

Geffrye Museum 9 minutes walk from Squint

Each year the Geffrye Museum celebrates Christmas with a look at the way Christmas traditions have evolved over years at ...More

 
Move/LDN Boxing Night Ft. Michael Jay
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 26th December 2014 

The Rhythm Factory 13 minutes walk from Squint

DJ Michael Jay, RedmanDJ & DubzHill, DJ Dazzler, RTime & Pedro, B-Star and Alexander Pathogen Beats spin house and techno....More

The First World War and the Bank of England
The First World War and the Bank of England
Exhibitions | Until 1st April 2015 

Bank of England Museum 17 minutes walk from Squint

The First World War and the Bank of England, taking place at the Bank of England Museum, looks at the ...More

 
 

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Craft Beer Rising
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The Old Truman Brewery

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Bette and Joan: The Final Curtain
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St James Theatre

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Songs Of Lear
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Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

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The Vote
The Vote
Theatre | 24th April 2015 - 7th May 2015 

The Donmar Warehouse

Performed in real-time for theatre and television, The Vote takes audiences to a fictional polling station between 8.30 and 10.30pm ...More

 
Bone Daddies Whole Foods Market
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Opened 1st November 2014 

Two years on from the ramen boom of 2012, when Bone Daddies ramen bar arrived in Soho with a bang, ...More

 
The Viktor Wynd Museum Of Curiosities, Fine Art and Natural History
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