Secret Outlet Shops

Everyone knows about Bicester Village, but lots of brands have factory outlets to visit if you know where to look.

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John Smedley – knitwear at up to 60% off. We found a beautiful cashmere cardigan for £6! The factory outlet shop is in Derbyshire – Lea Mills, Lea Bridge, Matlock, DE4 5AG open Monday – Sunday 10am – 4pm. There’s also an outlet online here.

Burberry – trench coats, scarves, bags and down puffer coats at up to 40% off at Burberry’s large and airy outlet in Hackney. In reality most things are discounted by 20-25% so it’s still expensive, but there’s a good selection. 29-31 Chatham Place, Hackney E9 6LP. Monday – Saturday 10am – 6pm, Sunday 11am – 5pm.

TOAST – womenswear from previous seasons at discounted archive prices at a pretty shop in Llandeilo, where TOAST was founded. 4 King Street, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, SA19 6BA. Open Monday – Sunday 10am – 5.30pm, closed Tuesdays.

Grenson – mens and womens shoes and boots at up to 60% off with prices from £45-£450 only available at their outlet shop near Spitalfields market. Follow their Instagram page @grenson_factory_outlet where they post a new style each week. 18 Hanbury Street, E1 6QR, open Monday – Saturday 11am – 6pm and Sunday noon – 5pm.

Emma Bridgewater – seconds and discontinued tableware, cookware and textiles at discounted prices (25% and upwards) at the factory outlet at Stoke-on-Trent. You can also take tours of the factory, decorate your own plates and have lunch or tea in the café. It’s worth looking at the outlet online too. Lichfield Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 3EJ open Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm.

Boden – try on womenswear, menswear and childrenswear at the original outlet shop 16-18 Hanger Lane, W5 3EL open Monday – Saturday 10am – 6pm and Sunday 11am – 5pm. For the best discounts look out for their Pop Up Sales with clothes from £10 coming up in Epsom 14-15 September, Exeter 28 – 29 September and Uttoxeter 5-6 October.

Paul Smith – menswear, shoes and accessories from previous seasons at up to 70% off at this smart Mayfair outlet shop. 23 Avery Row, W1K 4AX open Monday – Saturday 11am – 6pm and Sunday 12pm – 6pm.

Bicester Village – designer brands with up to 60% off including Alighieri Jewellery, ba&sh, Charlotte Tilbury, Le Creuset, Mulberry, New Balance, Sweaty Betty, The North Face and Trinny London. We particularly rate the Max Mara shop for winter coats. Bicester Village, 50 Pringle Drive, OX26 6WD open Monday – Saturday 9am – 9pm and Sunday 10am – 7pm.

Mulberry – handbags, shoes, luggage and womenswear at up to 50% off at their Shepton Mallet factory outlet. The Old School House, Kilver Street, Somerset BA4 5NF, open Monday – Sunday 10am – 5pm. There are also outlets in York, Cheshire Oaks and Bicester.

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