Based in the historic market place of Portobello Road, One of a Kind is a capsule of beauty and elegance throughout the ages. Providing unique and rare pieces to a worldwide clientele who appreciate the highest quality in fashion. Founded by Jeff Ihenacho, One of a Kind has more than nineteen years of experience in selling designer vintage clothing, shoes and accessories.
The Back Room, also known to many as ‘the Aladdin’s Cave’ is where we keep our most inspirational and unique pieces dating back from the 19th century, here you will find railings (and the ceiling!) cram packed with everything from vintage Azzedine Alaia, Biba, Chanel, Christian Dior, Comme des Garcons, Gucci, Hermes, Issey Miyake, Thea Porter, Vivienne Westwood and many more. Book an appointment today, name a particular style, era or designer and our in-house stylist will hand pick pieces they believe will best suit prior to your arrival - a One of a Kind private dress-up experience.
One of a Kind has just launched online, allowing you to shop from the comfort of your home. Browse through our luxurious collection of designer vintage, fashion editorials and iconic Polaroid collection. Our interactive Instagram is constantly updated with our latest products, clients and magazine features.
'EVER wondered how the supermodels get that thrown together vintage look so right? The answer is that they have made a friend of Jeff Ihenacho, whose Portobello Road boutique, One of a Kind, is a firm favourite with London's most stylish.'
- British Vogue
‘Start at the unmissable Portobello Road in the half-bourgeoisie, half-bohemian area of Notting Hill. The address is One of a Kind, a paradise for fans of vintage. Here you can find Chanel bags, brightly coloured, leopard print fur, gorgeous little hats, printed dresses and sunglasses and necklaces in every possible variety. You’ll be spoiled for choice. It’s a true gem: Tom Ford, Stella McCartney and Karl Lagerfeld have all visited it for inspiration. So don’t miss it.’
- Vogue Italia
‘Kate, Naomi and Sienna all shop here for vintage finds that they can be sure they won't see anyone else wearing. For such A-list guests there's a secret room, which holds their more exclusive pieces; ask owner Jeff Ihenacho sweetly and he'll give you a sneak peak inside (by appointment only). Photographs of celebrity clients hang in the busy shop giving the small space the kind of street cred that money can't buy. Tom Ford, Jean Paul Gaultier, Stella McCartney and Karl Lagerfeld are not just labels stocked here; all have visited the store for inspiration. Far from second best hand-me-downs, all clothes are kept in pristine condition and show no signs of their advancing years. Accordingly, they are sold at high-end designer label prices. Jeff tirelessly scours auctions, markets and jumble sales, but only the most fashionable clothes make it to the tightly packed rails’