Our shops raise valuable income for us and have been affected by the pandemic but we are pleased to inform you that things are now starting to look more ‘normal.
The Tilbury shop has been open for over 20 years and is well known in the local community for providing good quality and affordable items. After a phased re-opening, the shop is now open Tuesday to Saturday (full opening times on the dedicated shop page) and some donations are being accepted (please contact us before visiting the shop to drop of your donations).
The Pop up shop – Dressing it up is now based in The Royals Shopping Centre, Southend. It is open daily until the 18th March then by appointment only to access a huge range of wedding and prom/party dresses and men’s suits to purchase. To book your appointment just get in touch (form below or telephone 01702 343288
We also have an online presence via Ebay, Depop, Instagram and Facebook Marketplace, Facebook Dress Page where you can access some fantastic items that are not available in our shops. These online platforms are in their infancy for us, so please keep checking as they grow and we add more items.
Retail is an important income stream for supporting our services and we are looking to grow what we do. There are several ways you can help –
Volunteer – we are currently looking for a collections driver and volunteers to help us list items on the internet sales sites
Donate – we are taking donations, but please check with us before visiting us to drop them off. We can accept donations in Leigh but by arrangement only. We do accept small electrical items, small items of furniture, Bric a Brac, Homewares including ornaments, kitchen items, curtains and soft furnishings, children’s toys and clothing (men’s/women’s/children’s) although clothing donations are currently restricted.
Our next shop – we are open to suggestions of how we may expand our retail, get in touch if you know of somewhere suitable or have any idea’s.
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203 Elmsleigh Drive, Leigh on Sea, Essex, SS9 4JH