Virgin Megastore on Princes Street.

12 brilliant Princes Street shops we miss from the 1990s and 2000s

With lush gardens on one side and some of the loveliest views in Europe, Princes Street is a great place to do your shopping. It just needs that one vital ingredient: brilliant places to shop.

Thursday, 3rd June 2021, 9:55 pm

The selection of shops on Princes Street has changed almost beyond recognition over the past 30 years, in part thanks to the rise of the internet and new ways for people to shop.

Suffice to say, many of those shops that have vanished from the Capital’s main drag are sorely missed.

We take a look at a dozen great Princes Street shops of the 1990s and 2000s that are gone but not forgotten.

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