Fortnum & Mason has announced a £1.14million investment into the relaunch of the confectionery department within its Piccadilly flagship store opening on September 2019.
“This will be the most extraordinary, joy-giving chocolate destination in all of London.” says Sophie Young, Confectionery Buyer at Fortnum & Mason. “We’re very excited that customers can finally see the new department for themselves and try some of our innovative and exceptional chocolate and confectionery – a constant source of pride for everyone at Fortnum’s.” The new confectionery and Chocolate Wonderland has been designed to be a joyful and immersive experience, packed full of choice, where customers will be treated to experiential tastings. Read more
Discover a deliciously local dining experience, celebrating fresh ingredients sourced from suppliers in Borough Market. The name TĪNG derives from the Chinese word for ‘living room’, reflecting the casual elegance of this restaurant and lounge on Level 35, just off the Sky Lobby. The design is sophisticated and subtle, with an open-plan finishing deck offering a glimpse into the kitchen’s lively buzz.
Hair? No problem
Removing large and small debris, Shark’s iconic DuoClean floorhead is now enhanced with game-changing Anti Hair Wrap Technology, helping leave your brush-roll tangle-free. Purposefully designed with pet owners in mind, this pet vacuum easily tackles dog and cat hair and other pet-related mess. Enhanced with Anti Hair Wrap technology, Shark’s dedicated Pet Tool is specially designed with a bristle brush to remove embedded pet hair from stairs, sofas, curtains and more. Read more
After the hectic weeks first at New York and then London, the italian city is finally getting it’s place in fashion, with seven days of total immersion in colors, fabrics and new trends.
This year’s news
Milan, as always, is hosting the most famous brands, such as Gucci, Fendi, Max Mara, Giorgio Armani, Prada, Marni, Salvatore Ferragamo and Bottega Veneta, but with a more inclusive spirit. For example Gucci and Prada are going to share the same opening and closing slots! Meanwhile Fendi is presenting it’s first womenswear collection without the legend Karl Lagerfeld. On the other side, catwalks are not gonna see the brand of Roberto Cavalli. Read more
The Association of art & antiques dealers it’s the largest association of professional art and antiques dealers in the UK, counting more than 500 members interested in this amazing collection of shimmering pieces of our history and roots.
What’s Hot and What’s not
The most stylish week of the year is almost here, and the trends floating in this cold September air are more colourful than ever, remembering all of you that the fun, adventure and the carefreeness of the summer can follow you throughout the whole year. Speaking of which, we’ll see the London runways ruled by the colour of red, or as we say “red is the new black”! One of the biggest news this season, is the possibility for the public to access Fashion Shows by buying a ticket. Exactly, you read that right: you don’t have to be a social media influencer or a rapper to have a peek at your favourite stylist’s new collection! So now, the fashion world is not that exclusive and inaccessible dream that you’ll hardly get into. Fashion Shows open to the public:
Is “la bella vita” just a saying or are really italians living “la bella vita“? you think you’ll never know, but i’m here, as an italian 19 year old, to tell you something about one of the most stylish and mesmerizing cities of the world, as well as a mixture of contemporary and historical set of art.
Setting the benchmark in bespoke health optimisation, bioniq LIFE takes away the hassle and guess work out of finding the right solution for you.
Developed by leading experts, this pioneering system gives you a detailed insight into your current health status and provides you with a tailored supplement regime, delivered directly to your door.
At first you have to take a at-home blood test conducted by specialists, so that they can analyse over 30 principle blood parameters based on gender, such as cholesterol, hormone levels and insulin, which all have an impact on general health and wellbeing. As a result of regular testing and monitoring, this system will evolve and adapt with you throughout your bioniq journey, in order to optimise your wellness.
The home of Stila Cosmetics in the UK. For over 20 years, Stila has been inspiring fashion week make-up and creating artistry-proven products that perform as promised, lasting from morning to moonlight, and that take a woman anywhere she dreams to go. New Beauty Espionage Collection:
1. Magnum XXX™ Mascara Mega-volume!
This mega-volume-building mascara is the optimized combination of formula and brush. Surprisingly lightweight, the creamy, non-clumping formula contains Curl Flex, a unique styling resin with exceptional curl retention and lash hold. It leaves lashes shiny and thick, full-bodied, yet flexible. It also contains 1% Diamond Powder for dramatic black color intensity and lash conditioning. The fibers of the super-size, blossom-shaped brush are carved in a statuesque, curved silhouette that channels just the right amount of formula for a lush, rich coat every time you apply.
LONDON EDGE 20 YEARS OF FASHION EVENT EXPERIENCE
Started in 1999 in response to an urgent call from the fashion industry to provide an inclusive & respectful platform for the lifestyle & alternative markets. Rooted firmly in an exceptional customer service ethos, the London Edge team support, guide & advise our exhibiting & retail partners at a level that’s second to none. As we begin our 3rd decade we look forward with excitement to the future for this cornerstone of global lifestyle fashion. Whilst we continue to adjust to reflect new trends & allow for changes in business styles & methods, we’ll always & steadfastly nurture, protect, respect & support those creative small & medium businesses sitting on the edges of our industry.
There’s a lot to be proud of and we are. In 20 years we’ve provided a platform for 2000 small & medium sized fashion companies who’ve been introduced to 20,000+ retail businesses from all over the world. Many, many of these businesses are now powerful leaders within our marketplace.
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