Shop Of The Month: Editor Market, Buenos Aires

Hold the phone, there’s a new shopping mecca in town. Following on from the success of its flagship store in downtown Buenos Aires, the stylish yet hip Editor Market has opened the second of what is to be a plethora of locations citywide in trendy Palermo Hollywood. More a concept store than a department store, Editor Market aims to reflect the diversity of modern living. It does this through the careful design and integration of both the interior and the displays, the rigid selection of top class local designers and the handpicked collection of items on sale. It is a retail paradise in the guise of a one-stop-shop, and everything is covered, from homewares and chic furniture, clothing and footwear, books and bicycles to  stuff for kids and even a delicious cafe.

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Bargains Abroad: San Telmo Vintage Satchel

Update: This this treasure is currently for sale on ebay. Click here to bid. Hurry auction ends 30th May.

Remember that secret stall I told you about? The one hidden behind the fruit and veg vendors in the Mercado de San Telmo in Buenos Aires that sells amazing vintage bags for unbelievable prices? Well here is the evidence – my actual purchase.

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Shopping City Guide: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Tango dancing, sultry men, phenomenal steak and bargainous vintage leather goods. Yes, Buenos Aires certainly has a lot to offer the fun and food loving fashionista. I’ve been drawn to visit this sensational city twice, and each time my shopping haul has been even more impressive.

Here is a breakdown of my favourite areas to shop in Buenos Aires, and what you can expect to find there.

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