From Instagram-worthy grocery bags to earthenware pottery, some of the most fashionable buys are found as you exit through the gift shop
If you were looking for a chic, affordable shopping bag, where would you go? Zara, maybe, or & Other Stories? This summer, however, some of the most on-trend buys can be found in art gallery gift shops.
For example, the bag that defines summer 2018 on Instagram, according to influencers such as Lucy Williams, is a string tote of the kind in which your grandma might have kept the potatoes. The National Gallery in London has just such a string grocery shopper for sale. It comes in blue and red and, at £5, it’s a bargain.