Middlesbrough’s shopping district offers an eclectic mix of high street names, family-favourite brands, and independent stores.
Whether you’re looking to treat yourself with something special at one of the town’s designer fashion stores, or you’re wanting to pick up the latest off-the-rail trends, there’s something to suit all tastes and budgets.
Middlesbrough is home to many family-run independent shops which you can find along Linthorpe Road – an easily accessible and pedestrianised shopping zone.
Bloom Florists specialises in trendy wreaths and the latest floral trends. Just around the corner is baby clothes specialist Copper Boutique, which is one of the only stockists the north east to sell the popular Carmello clothing range. Hilliers Jewellers specialises in top brand watches and jewellery, and Charles Clinkard has provided a wide choice of footwear to families since 1924.
House of Fraser is one of Middlesbrough’s largest multi-storey stores, specialising in beauty, fashion, and homeware.
Located just off the pedestrianised area are four major shopping centres – Cleveland Centre, Hillstreet Centre, Dundas Arcade Shopping Centre and Captain Cook Square.
Within the centres you will find many of the UK’s leading stores including Pandora, Marks and Spencer, New Look, JD Sports, Boots, River Island, Primark, Collectables and many more.
Contemporary fashion from one of Middlesbrough’s most iconic stores.
With a flagship store on Linthorpe Road and another boutique on Albert Road, award-winning Triads is a must-visit for those serious about the latest high-end looks.
They sell a range of clothing and specialise in designer menswear such as Boss, Patagonia, New Balance, Carhartt, Nike, and Adidas Originals. Triads is the go-to place if you want the latest limited-release trainers.
Designer labels straight from the catwalk.
Flannels specialises in some of the biggest names in fashion for men, women, and children.
This uber-trendy Middlesbrough store sells ready-to-wear pieces from Valentino to Kenzo, Jimmy Choo and Stone Island to DSquared2.
Gucci, YSL Fendi, Burberry, Balenciaga, Balmain, and Stella McCartney are some of the most popular brands. Accessories are a big part of their offering too, expect everything from Sophie Webster heels to the latest Gucci clutch bag.
A family-run business in the heart of Middlesbrough.
Since the first store opened in 1980, Market Cross Jewellers has grown to be recognised as one of the biggest independent jewellers in the UK, with 12 stores across the north east of England. Market Cross stocks everything from high-end watch and jewellery brands such as Breitling and Gucci to collectable gifts such as Willowtree and Swarovski.
The latest homeware trends and stand-out pieces which will transform any home.
Baytree Interiors retails its own brand of distinctive and stylish furniture, lighting and interior accessories.
From elegant and unique gifts to feature plants and accent chairs, affordable luxury underpins everything at Baytree Interiors.
Fancy honing your barista skills? Rounton Coffee, which is based out of Bedford St Coffee, have garnered a much-deserved reputation for their high quality coffee products and Instagram-worthy brunches. You can pick up your own coffee-making set from them and whip up your own creations at home.
Mima art gallery sells artwork, prints and homemade items that support the venue’s artistic programme.
The Antique Fireplace Shop in Linthorpe Village is an Aladdin’s cave selling beautiful, unique items that have been sourced from across the globe.