The Best of Sussex

Where to go if you’re looking to support wonderful independent businesses in Sussex.

Giovanna Ticciati

Giovanna Ticciati is known for her elegant yet simplistic style. The open plan shop space is a stunning collection of bespoke furniture, putting quality and beautiful des ...

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Glass Etc, Rye

Glass Etc. is a showroom in Rye offering an impressive selection of glass-ware. Run by Helen & Andy McConnell, you'll find everything from 'decanters and wine-glasses thr ...

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Barnstar, Rye

Barnstar was created by antique salvager Mark Greenwood and graphic designer/vintage stylist Kitty Hope. This wonderful little shop is a treasure trove of delights, selli ...

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Strand House, Rye

Strand House Antiques are situated in an historic Grade II Listed, double-fronted landmark Georgian building in the heart of the ancient town of Rye. With exposed brick w ...

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Seagate, Hastings

Seagate is a classic menswear store in Hastings that focuses on quality British and European clothing brands. Owned by local resident David Whitehill who, wherever possib ...

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Shop @Norman Road, St. Leonards

Shop @ Norman Road is a delightful shop and cafe, situated just back from the seafront of St Leonards. This eclectic homeware store is a little gem for finding unique pie ...

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St Leonards Modern Goods

St Leonards Modern Goods, was founded in 2010 and has been selling fashion accessories for men and women ever since. They specialise in contemporary leather bags that are ...

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Almond Barn, Mayfield

The Almond Barn is a 25 year old, fine furniture shop in Five Ashes near Mayfield, specialising in unique wooden furniture and pottery. The barn is also the workshop and ...

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The Pink Cabbage Co, Mayfield

The Pink Cabbage Produce Co is both a health food/deli/shop and fine cafe, where you can enjoy freshly ground beans and the best ingredients made into tasty dishes. Tumbl ...

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Borough Wines, Beer and Books, Hastings

Borough Wines was born as a small stall on London's Borough market by Muriel Chatel in 2002. Since then Borough Wines has opened seven shops in London, with its eighth in ...

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Much Ado Books, Alfriston

Much Ado Books is an award-winning independent shop offering a handpicked selection of new and old books. In 13 years the shop has earned awards and accolades from the na ...

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The Clockwork Crow, Hastings

The unusual and beautiful to enhance your home and garden'. Clockwork Crow has a passion for curating unique antique pieces in the heart of Hastings Old Town. They also h ...

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Homage, Brighton

Homage is where style and practicality meet in harmony. This independent shop offers an amazing array of unique homeware items. ...

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Bluebelle & Co. Brighton

‘A treasure trove of gorgeous gifts’ Bluebelle Kids Shop is exactly that. This boutique can be found in the bohemian North Laine shopping district of Brighton. They p ...

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Workshop, Brighton

Workshop is all about simple designs and functionality. The open shop space is full of clean lines, interesting ideas and useful, decorative items. They focus on Lifestyl ...

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Wolf & Gypsy Vintage, Brighton

Wolf & Gypsy caters to the those hunting for unique fashion pieces. With an eclectic mix of designer vintage, vintage and new clothing, you'll be sure to find something t ...

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The Open Market, Brighton

Brighton is a creative hub packed with quirky independent businesses, The Open Market showcases a collection of these businesses creating a well-loved community of trader ...

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Kate Langdale Florist, Brighton & Hove

Changing and adapting to each season, Kate Langdale is a talented florist that has a passion for unique and natural floral arrangements. You can find her delightful flori ...

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Hisbe, Brighton

Hisbe stands for ‘How It Should Be’. This passionate and ethical independent supermarket focuses on providing local produce, paying fair prices to suppliers and above ...

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Grocer and Grain, Brighton

You have your mainstream supermarkets and then you have quaint and quirky stores like Grocers and Grain which are great for taking your time and enjoying a brew and slice ...

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