The Hidden Treasures of the West End

The Hidden Treasures of the West End

West End is known as the quirky, bohemian side of Glasgow. One of its most interesting features are the antiques, vintage and retro shops, tucked away in the narrow lanes of Byres Road. These shops often fall under people’s radar, as many of them, particularly the furniture and collectibles shops, operate on a word-of-mouth basis and are visited mostly by those ‘in the know’.

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Nana Momo Makes: A mother-daughter venture

Nana Momo Makes: A mother-daughter venture

It’s only been three months since Nana Momo Makes opened up in Ruthven Lane. Their story, however, goes back almost three years, when they started taking stalls in different markets around Glasgow. Far from an overnight success story, the mother-daughter team has built up a loyal customer following, attracted by their colourful fabrics and clever designs. Like many of the traders in the lanes of Byres Road, Nana Momo Makes has created a unique style that no one else can quite match.

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