Thrift shopping in Budapest
Thrifting is living it’s renaissance and we love it. Shopping at a local thrift store is a simple and easy way to go green and it rewards with the most unique vintage items. Say goodbye to fast fashion and let the treasure hunt begin. In this article we collected the best places for thrift shopping in Budapest.
A treasure cave for lovers of old clothes, shoes, bags and jewelry. It operates on the Buda side as a cool home store but many pieces can be found in the webshop as well. Most of the items are one of a kind, purchased by the owner who has an eye and heart for special items.
Lovebug Vintage, Margit krt. 62., Budapest
The downtown thrift store heaven. One of the cheapest vintage boutiques in town and only a few minutes walk from both Maverick City Lodge and Maverick Hostel & Ensuites. It is part of a larger used clothing chain, but here, on Károly körút, they sell specifically vintage pieces. Every few weeks the stock is completely replaced so it’s worth swinging by often.
Humana Vintage Butik, Károly krt. 8, Budapest
From contemporary design pieces to extraordinary used clothes, this eclectic store welcomes everyone with an eye for fashion. Their goal is to create a community where everyone can be themselves and express their innermost selves through their dress.
Szputnyik, Dohány street 8., Budapest
A designer shop with carefully selected individual and unique items. Clothes and accessories of local and foreign young designers, old movie posters, comics and accessories.
Retrock, Anker köz 2., Budapest