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Map Gift Shop is one of Islington's best kept secrets, offering visitors a unique shopping experience that takes the hassle out of finding that perfect gift!

Map Gift Shop

Gifts and Toys in Islington, London

Map Gift Shop is the unique shopping experience that makes buying gifts a pleasure, not a chore. A favourite amongst Islington locals and visitors from further afield, Map Gift Shop radiates colour, fantasy and spectacle.

The business was formed from a creative partnership between owners Ian Morris and Kathryn Phalp, whose passion for quirky products and outstanding customer service shines through every time you visit.

Map Gift Shop has been established for over 10 years, becoming Islington's go-to store for gifts, stationery, homeware, cosmetics, fashion, books, toys, jewellery, ceramics and glassware with a difference. All products available from Map Gift Shop are of the highest quality and gift-wrapped (for free!) for your convenience.

When you visit Map Gift Shop you'll be 100% guaranteed a friendly and accomodating service, whether you're looking to treat yourself or find a perfect gift for someone special.


020 7687 4005

Recommended by The Best of Islington

 


 

 

Beauty

Map Gift Shop have carefully selected beauty products that not only look fabulous in your bathroom or on your dressing table, but feature natural ingredients that work in harmony with your skin.

Bathing and body care products from Map Gift Shop are formulated to cleanse, nourish and moisturise, making them the perfect gift or treat for you. Map Gift Shop stock beauty products from companies including Burts Bee's, Natural Products and Bath House

 


 

 

Fashion

Map Gift Shop have established a great reputation for being at the forefront of London's fashion scene, with a quirky collection of clothing, accessories and jewellery.

Bags are sourced from number of companies (many of which are Fair Trade) including Envirosax, who promote a greener lifestyle with beautifully patterned, strong and fashionable bags. Other fashion products include, vintage bags and purses by Disaster. Stylish fashion bags by Hi-Di-Hi. Map gift shop stock an ever changing range of scarves, Summer essential scarvesin cotton and chiffon and in Winter cashmere gloves and scarves by Quinton Chadwick.

 


 

Jewellery

Map stock their very own collection of semi precious stone and silver jewellery by Kathryn Phalp, with many one-off pieces available. In some cases, jewellery can be made exactly to your requirements.

Fashion jewellery by Athina Larios, Daniella Sigurd and Big Metal

 

Also available is a wide range of silver and gold jewellery by London Designers Julie Martick and Otis Jaxon

 


 

 

Homeware

 

Map Gift Shop have an extensive range of china and glass products which are the perfect gift for any occasion from Birthdays to Weddings. Vintage china Cakes stands and porcelain Tea Pots and Cups by Denish company Miss Etoile. Contemporary ranges by Rob Ryan for Wilde and Wolf. Quirky and eclectic designs by Pip Studio and Cubic. Map Gift shop exclusively stock a range of original vintage pieces by mumhadoneofthose.

 


 

 

Kids

Due to popular demand, Map Gift Shop have increased their children's range to include unique clothing, toys and games that your kids will love.

Map stocks products designed especially for newborns and younger children, with all the latest items from Jelly Cat & Manhattan Toys and Melissa & Doug. New in is the "Gruffallo" and "Moomin" range.

 


 

 

Stationery

Map Gift Shop was nominated as the Best independent card shop in London for 2011. Map stock a huge range of cards for any occasion, which are sourced from leading manufacturers here in the UK, France and the USA, as well as from local artists and photographers.

 

Map also have a great range of notebooks, diaries and journals, gift wrapped with a ribbon to complete the perfect gift.

 


 

 

Christmas

 

Map Gift Shop has a well deserved reputation as the destination in North London for Christmas Decorations. They stock an inspired range of beautiful decorations, trees, garlands and wreaths. Their Christmas window displays have become a local attraction and are said to "rival Selfridges".

 

 


 

 

Contact Details

93 Junction Road,
London
N19 5QX

020 7687 4005

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latest reviews

In June 2012, said about Map Gift Shop

Map gift shop on junction road can always find a gift. Great value and friendly service

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In June 2012, said about Map Gift Shop

Maps has been on junction road for many years and has always offered a wide range of gifts and cards so i'll always find what i'm looking for. very friendly atmosphere in the shop as well.

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In June 2012, said about Map Gift Shop

Map is my favorite shop in archway, always able to supply the perfect present

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In June 2012, said about Map Gift Shop

definitely the best shop in the Archway. Window displays are fantastic and full of inspiration. They have gifts for all occasions with a free wrapping service. Staff are helpful and very friendly

5/ 5stars
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In June 2012, said about Map Gift Shop

A great shop, a card and a present for every occasion

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Christmas at Map Gift Shop

Christmas at Map Gift Shop

  • 22nd November 2012
  • Author: kathryn p
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The little shop with big ideas............

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