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This great Archway shop has an amazing and unique gift selection to suit any occasion. Look no further for designer jewellery, children’s toys, candles and toiletries.

Free delivery to UK over £40! We post Internationally.
Opening Hours: Mon to Sat 10am - 6pm / Sun 11am - 4pm
Phone: +44 (0)20 7687 4005


Halloween - Love it or Hate it?

Celebrating Halloween and the day of the dead

Kids really love Halloween - and they love being able to dress up like little monsters, it's also a really fun opportunity for enthusiastic mums and dads to throw a themed party with some great spooky treats, but for everyone else - I guess it's a bit of a non event right? I recall those pre-children days that by the 3rd sound of the doorbell ringing, I was totally over greeting the "little monsters", and enduring at best their disappointed faces at no treats in store or at worst their menacing shouts of "we'll take cash instead" so my solution was to turn all the lights out ... 

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Confessions of a Gift Shop Owner – Ian Morris in the Kentishtowner!

 Ian Morris in the Kentishtowner!

Q. What simple thing would improve your quality of life? More sunshine. Q. What is your most unappealing habit? Talking about the weather… all the time! - Ian's Q & A is on Kentishtowner today.
Ian has been enjoying the limelight this week! Have you heard him talking about Archway’s regeneration?
- Ian Morris talking about Archway's Shopfront Scheme

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Feeling a little Autumnal?

Forest Friends - Magpie Autumn 2013 collection

Brrrr........It has turned Autumnal overnight - exciting times at map gift shop as we are hitting the shows to source the absolute best gifts and products for the season ahead - is it too early to mention Christmas? (yes I think it probably is!) Forest Friends continues to be a big theme and with new products on their way soon.......

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Islington Exhibits: Natasha Bhatia at Map Gift Shop

Islington Exhibits: Natasha Bhatia at Map Gift Shop

by Hatty Davidson from Rowan Arts Blog 
Map Gift Shop on Junction road is a treasure trove of objects ranging from the beautiful and intricate to the witty and comical. It caters for every last minute panic; birthday presents, thank you cards, stocking fillers, wedding gifts and more, this little grotto ...

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Independents day Thursday 4th July

Independents day

Shopping local is obviously important to us and we wouldn't be here if you didn't feel the same way, so without preaching or guilt trips lets celebrate our fabulous local shops in Archway, and take to the streets to show our support.

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Showing Off!

our new wheelchair friendly entrance

Have you walked past map gift shop recently?
If you have, you’ll know that we have a stunning new façade and bright new interior. Here is what our customers have been saying......"The lovely @mapgiftshop is looking fab after its refurb. Great to see that wonderful pink tint return to Junction Rd!" 

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Islington Exhibits with Natasha Bhatia and Sybil Aadelaja

What a great event this is "An annual initiative to unlock venues across Islington and give artists and craft people a space to display their work.

Over 100 emerging and established artists are taking part this year, presenting solo and group shows in unusual spaces, public buildings and commercial venues."

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Birthday Celebrations with Rowan Arts - Friday 14th June

Birthday Celebrations with Rowan Arts

Join us for a glass of bubbly from 6-8pm
2 Local Institutions jointly celebrate milestone birthdays.
Map gift shop is enormously proud to be celebrating their 20th year in Archway this year and as part of our programme of anniversary events we are delighted to share our festivities with Rowan Arts, the inspirational Holloway based arts charity ...

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Caitlin Davies - Camden Lock and the Market

Caitlin Davies - Camden Lock and the Market

Remember Camden lock back in the day.....
One of our many talented customers, Caitlin Davis is about to publish a book all about the Market. Focusing on its formation in the 70's right through to present day. The emphasis is really on the 80's though when the market was a hotbed of creative talent and saw many of current big names in fashion and media ...

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Free Archway coaster campaign has started!

As you know we love Archway as much as you do most of our customers are local people, so we'd like to share one of our fabulous Archway N19,Tufnell Park or Kentishtown NW5 coasters with our lovely customers if you write a review of our shop on google map.

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If you write a review of our shop on google+, we will give you one of our fabulous Archway N19, Tufnell Park or Kentish Town NW5 coasters absolutely free!

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