gap_online_ukshoppers.jpgHurrah! Gap has finally answered our prayers by becoming the latest retailer to be sold online.

In a joint venture with, the American brand will soon be available to purchase online to UK shoppers. Up until now, it has only be sold online in the US.

From August, will stock and sell Gap items from the womenswear, menswear and kids collections. It adds to the 800 brands already on offer including Acne, Jaeger, Marc by Marc Jacobs and McQ by Alexander McQueen.

"This is a natural extension for the Gap brand in the UK, which builds upon the growth of our online division in the US and the strong customer response to Gap brand product in Europe recently," said Stephen Sunnucks of Gap Inc.

[Telegraph via Fabsugar UK / Photo: Gap S/S '09 via]