It's been four months in smoky old Dalston where the streets are paved with....well...er...stolen goods...
But I am settling in well here and whilst exploring this mysterious place I thought I would share my favourite haunts in the East where I spend my days ferreting out treasures and drinking tea.
J & B- Jessie Chorley and Buddug Humphreys, 158 Columbia Road
The Vintage Emporium, 14 Bacon Street
Violet Cakes, 47 Wilton Way
Rospo Antiques, Hackney Road
Pelicans & Parrots, 40 Stoke Newington Road
'The Shop', Cheshire Street