FLINT is housed in a beautiful 14th Century building in the historic market town of Lewes and is a truly individual shop. We first opened our doors in 2002 and since then have strived to find all sorts of wonderful, unusual and stylish things inspired by our love of travel. A carefully chosen collection of beautiful clothes, bags, scarves and shoes are upstairs on the first floor complemented by perfumes from exclusive brands such as Abel, DS & Durga, Laboratory Perfume and Maya Njie together with natural and ethical haircare and skincare from Austin Austin, Honest, Aybury, Evolve Natural Beauty, Cult of Treehouse, Tincture, John Masters Organics, MOA Organic and Bamford. Fresh flowers and posies of preserved flowers are available all year round, they're for sale on the ground floor where we offer our floristry service. We also sell an interesting, carefully edited selection of books and a range of things for your home, sourced from around the world. 

Our website is a just a taste of what we do - we hope you can come and visit us someday...

We are open 10am - 6pm Monday to Saturday 

For seasonal opening times, please see our Contact Us page

 

News

American Vintage - New Collection for Late Summer

July 19, 2018

Just Landed! A late summer delivery of one of our favourite brands, American Vintage. It's a cool look.. their tees and tops are made to look like love worn favourites. The first drop is already going down a storm but this is a label that delivers in season, so you can be sure to find something whenever you visit us. For easy clothes in soft, tactile fabrics, look no further. All these pieces are in store now.. Call us for details or check out our Clothing Page to place an order. And now for what's to come a little later in the season... These beautiful cobweb knits are due in a few weeks. Keep checking our webstore for updates xxx...

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Summer Scarves, new in!

July 16, 2018

Our long awaited delivery of handmade scarves has finally arrived from India and heralded an instant change around in the shop. We can't wait to show them to you...! Pop in if you can to see and feel their loveliness up close, otherwise scroll down to see our photos. Each and every one is available to buy here on our website, just click on the Accessories page to find your favourite. Hand block printed on a fine, cotton voile and silk mix This one comes in either cream or white and is embroidered with tiny silver mirrors Fine cotton voile and silk blend scarf, embroidered with pearls A palest pink cashmere and modal mix scarf, embroidered with tiny pearls and...

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New In Store - Natural and Ethical Sun Care from California

July 02, 2018

We believe in natural, ethical skincare products that are cruelty free and kind to your skin and spend ages sourcing and testing ranges on the market to bring only the very best to our shelves. We believe prevention and protection in skincare is just as important as treating and nourishing and with that in mind, we're pleased to announce our latest arrival... Salt and Stone is made in California. Inspired by and tried and tested by the local surfers, these three hero products are designed to effectively protect your skin in the sun and are water resistant. They smell gorgeous too. This broad spectrum sunscreen, with an SPF of 30, is water resistant for 80 minutes.   This handy stick...

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Styling Services at FLINT

May 24, 2018

Our shop floor upstairs is a haven for customers wanting to browse in peace and quiet, unless they visit on a Saturday of course, which is often rather like coming across an impromptu party.. I took this photo the other day, at a particular time in the afternoon when, on a sunny day, the sun streams in and brings with it the most beautiful golden light. I relish these moments and often use the time to catch my breath after a busy lunchtime serving customers. The friends Julia and I have made through having the shop has been an unexpected joy. Never did we realise that we'd make so many wonderful connections through our customers and as our team has...

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