If you’re shopping with children in mind you’ll find toys and children’s clothing. Below are regular stalls, but you’ll often find some casual traders too.
On Friday and Saturday next to Tavistock Square, Paul has colourful soft toys of your favourite characters, plus action figures, collectables and stocking fillers.
Often on Saturdays Yeti Magic has toys, stationery, accessories, table and picnicware from cool kids brands past and present. You’ll find great gifts like a Barbapapa umbrella, Miffy apron, Moomins plates, Mibo backpack or Dear Zoo lunchbox.
Challenge your wits and test your skill with wooden and metal puzzles and brain-teasers from Mind Box on Fridays and Saturdays.
You’ll also find these independent shops.
Honeyjam at 2 Blenheim Crescent is a delight for children and parents alike, packed with traditional and retro-style toys, and pocket-money treats.
In Portobello Green arcade under the Westway, Sasti has bright contemporary-style clothing and accessories for children from 0 to 8.
London Treehouse at 146 Portobello Road specialises in all things Paddington Bear, plus childrenswear and gifts featuring other favorite characters.
For kids big and small with a need for speed, Half Pipe in Golborne Road is the place for bikes, skateboards, scooters and snowboards and everything to go with them.