Lawrence Roullier White tracks down some summer essentials to brighten your day from our lovely local shops.

alleyn park garden centre £18.95

English Garden Scented Candle, £18.95, from Alleyn Park Garden Centre, Park Hall Road, SE21


Windmill, £3.25, from A. J. Farmers, Lordship Lane, SE22

bunka pineapple cup £8

Pineapple Cup, £8, from Bunka, Dartmouth Road, SE23

dulwich trader £99

Acapulco Chair, £99, from the Dulwich Trader, Croxted Road, SE21

jane newbery

Fatboy Bean Bag, from £159.95, From Jane Newbery, Dulwich Village SE21


Indian Bowl, £12, from Jaadu, Park Hall Road, SE21

jumping bean £16.50

Dig In Tray, £16.50, from Jumping Bean, Honor Oak Park, SE23

Kids On The Hill £5

Children’s Sunglasses, £5, from Kids On The Hill, Dartmouth Road, SE23

maestro records £17

Studio One Classic Recordings Vinyl Album, £17, Maestro Records, Parkstone Road, SE15

papa bear £42 splash salad bowl

Splash Serving Bowl, £42, from Papa Bear, Nunhead Green, Se15

Pipkin pillow

Cushion, £25, from Pipkin & Co, Holdron’s Arcade, Rye Lane, SE15

sugar mountain £1.20

Beach Mix Sweets, £1.20 per 100 gms, Sugar Mountain, Dartmouth Road, SE23

roger and pope

Golightly Sunglasses by Kaleos Eyehunters, £150, from Roger Pope and Partners, Dulwich Village, SE21

roullier white cap d'antibes

Cap d’Antibes Eau de Toilette by Eight and Bob, £125, from Roullier White, Lordship Lane, SE22

Lawrence Roullier White writes Gift Guides for all issues of SE Magazines.  @RoullierWhite

This feature first appeared in the August 2015 issue of SE21, SE22 and SE23 magazines.