As shops are once again being allowed to open their physical doors to customers, here's an update on what London's esoteric traders and witchcraft suppliers are doing:
Stepping Stones of Greenwich
Stepping Stones, a mind, body, spirit shop at 97 Trafalgar Road, Greenwich, London, SE10 9TS, is reopening today, Monday 15th June. You can also order items online and book readings.You can find out more about its services on its website.
Treadwell's esoteric bookshop has been available for online shopping throughout lockdown. Although owner Christina says she is not yet fully re-opening the physical shop, but you can buy online and have your item posted or arrange to collect it: "Post goes out every second day at the moment. If you're in London you can choose, 'pick up in store' at checkout and collect your order by arrangement (you just email us to fix a time you'll come by) https://www.treadwells-london.com/shop." The bookshop is at 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury. Treadwells is also running online events including talks and workshops, plus some free online tutorials and podcasts.
Buddha on a Bicycle
This shop selling Buddhist and Hindu items, as well as crystals, has been redecorated and is preparing to reopen within the next two weeks. It is at 27 Endell St, West End, London WC2H 9BA. You can find out more at its website.
Wicca Moon of Eltham is getting ready to open its doors to customers once more on the Tuesday 16th June at 11am. You can find the witchcraft shop at 50 Well Hall Rd, Eltham, London SE9 6SH. You can also visit the website to buy magical supplies online here.
I've not yet seen notifications of when Atlantis Bookshop, at 49a Museum Street, Bloomsbury, is going to completely re-open, but you can order books and other items by phoning 020 7405 2120 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. You can visit the Atlantis website for more details and sign up for a newsletter.
Mysteries of Covent Garden
This metaphysical stockist at 34 Shorts Gardens, London, WC2H 9PX is now offering telephone readings from the shop. Call 0207 240 3688 to make an appointment. You can find out more information via its website.
Watkins, at 19-21 Cecil Ct, London WC2N 4EZ, is still temporarily closed. You can find out more at its website.
She's Lost Control
This specialist crystal dealer, at 42 Valentine Rd, London, E9 7AD, runs an extensive online store, and is observing lockdown safety procedures. It also runs online events. You can find out more on the website.
The Astrology Shop
The Astrology Shop, at 78 Neal Street, London WC2H 9PA, is shut until the situation further improves. You can find out more at its website.