Greeted by the original ‘Golden Horn Cigarette Company’ sign and an award winning Square Mile Coffee counter, Present’s men’s only retreat is a contemporary lifestyle store selling an eclectic mix of curated brands such as Gant Rugger, Filson, Red Wing, Nudie Jeans, CP Company and Stone Island. This bright white gallery style store is a hipster dream with a strong focus on authentic clothing, made for East London’s resident tastemakers and ‘trendies’ with an expert offering of lumberjack chic, vintage denim, Present’s exclusive own brands and a interesting edit of complimentary design objects and inspiring magazines.
While away the hours in this independent designer boutique of directional brands for some serious aesthetic indulgence. Present is popular for its collections of classic accessories too from military style man bags to classy notebooks ties, watches wallets and scarves that will appeal to the East End’s resurgence of the dapper modern gentleman.
A CP Company Lined Field Jacket costs £585 and a Palace 3M Crew Sweat costs £75.
WeLikeShopping Tip: With their lifestyle driven range of cool guides to life in London, magazines from Monocle to obscure design and sport titles, an impressive collection of stylish gadgetry and collections of modern yet dandyish clothing, Present is the go to gift destination for the design orientated man.