Month: October 2013

Portland Retail Highlights: Part One

Portland Retail Highlights: Part One

As Portland’s second biggest export, after computer technology, the fashion scene thrives. Giants including Nike, Adidas and Columbia sportswear call the area home (in the US at least), but besides these global superbrands something is really stirring up in the Pearl District with an expanding […]

Pop-up Flea

Pop-up Flea

In New York in 2009 two guys in a bar had a good idea, uniquely it still looked good in the morning and so “The Pop Up Flea” was born. An eclectic mix of vintage, heritage, hip and authentic men’s clothing and accessory brands that […]

Tiger of Sweden

Tiger of Sweden

Tiger of Sweden, the self-proclaimed Swedish rock and roll clothing brand only seen up to now in London in Selfridges and Fenwick’s have opened an impressive new flagship store on Piccadilly and will be opening another in November at Canary Wharf. Their look is considered, […]

Seattle Highlights

Seattle Highlights

Staying in the somewhat up and coming area of Belltown, it quickly became obvious that Seattle is a city that loves to eat and drink with little space for retail in between. Never the less, we loved the vibe of the city, so here are […]

Vancouver Highlights

Vancouver Highlights

For the next 3 weeks we will be bringing you some of our highlights from our favourite west coast cities. First stop, Vancouver BC. Meat and Bread meatandbread.ca We’re not going to lie, we first heard of this lunch stop whilst perusing Pinterest. We fell […]

Best of Britannia

Best of Britannia

The Best of Britannia exhibition was held at The Farmiloe Building in Clerkenwell over the 3-5th October. Best of Britannia is an ‘innovative and highly targeted brand statement event’. Exclusively catering for British brands and makers that both design and manufacture in the UK. Giving […]

The Glamour of Bellville Sassoon: Always in Fashion

The Glamour of Bellville Sassoon: Always in Fashion

An array of some of the most elegantly designed and beautifully made dresses by no other than Bellville Sassoon is on display at the Fashion and Textile Museum in Bermondsey. The likes of Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor, Jackie Kennedy, Princess Margaret, and Princess Michael of […]

Hong Kong retail Highlights – Lane Crawford

Hong Kong retail Highlights – Lane Crawford

Lane Crawford is Hong Kong’s leading speciality designer store. The IFC shopping mall store was particularly interesting, featuring a gallery space showcasing the key looks for the season. The key trend was classic refinement; clean lines, streamlined silhouettes, and subtle colours were central to this […]