Month: April 2013

Visual Merchandising and display show: London

Visual Merchandising and display show: London

This year the Business Design Centre in Angel played host to the Visual Merchandising and Display Show. We went along to see what this years companies had to offer in terms of exciting new VM solutions. There was, of course, no absence of mannequins at […]

David Bowie is all yours

David Bowie is all yours

David Bowie is all yours from this April; that is at Selfridges at least.  The David Bowie V&A Exhibition is the fastest selling pre-sale of an exhibition with 47,000 tickets sold prior to the event. The Selfridges concept store coincides with this, and offers customers […]

Barcelona Retail Report

Barcelona Retail Report

Barcelona has a buzzing retail environment. You will find the more commercial stores in the Eixample district, with the higher end and unique boutiques in the Born district of the city. The rich heritage of Barcelona means that stores are often in old buildings; original […]

Crafted: Makers of the Exceptional

Crafted: Makers of the Exceptional

For three days from the 4-6th of April Somerset House’s West Wing was home to ‘Crafted: Makers of the Exceptional’. This fantastic exhibition brought together some of Britain’s most talented crafts makers,  supported by a programme from ‘Walpole: British Luxury’, a non profit organisation supporting […]

So Dior: Harrods takeover

So Dior: Harrods takeover

The ‘So Dior’ exhibition is difficult to miss if you have passed by Harrods recently. Since March 16th the store’s famous front windows have been dedicated to Dior, London style. Mannequins draped head to toe in Dior stand alongside soldiers at their guard posts, while […]