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Oscar de la Renta is moving into London's Mount Street

Following our post yesterday about a second Liberty store coming soon to Westfield Stratford, comes this news from Oscar de la Renta . The iconic designer is opening his very first London store on Mount Street, the former... Read more »


Liberty to launch first pop-up store at Westfield Stratford

Liberty is set to open its first pop-up store at Westfield Stratford City . The iconic department store has signed a deal to open a retail space in an outdoor area of the shopping centre. The 17,000-square-foot pop-up... Read more »

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Aquascutum sold for £15 million

It's good news over at the Aquascutum camp. The British heritage label has been saved from ruin after it was sold for £15 million to Hong Kong company YGM Trading Limited. All UK stores, concessions, and head office... Read more »

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Francisco Costa for Calvin Klein at Macy's - a sneak peek!

We blogged last month the news that Francisco Costa for Calvin Klein was the next designer to launch a collection for Macy's . Now here is your first sneak peek at the collaboration which is due to launch on May 16.... Read more »

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Preview Trina Turk's collection for Banana Republic

Here is your first sneak peek at the ad campaign for Trina Turk's forthcoming collection for Banana Republic . Starring Canadian model Coco Rocha sporting a 1960s-style flippy ponytail, printed dress and white... Read more »

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Aquascutum finds a new buyer

Aquascutum looks set to be saved after YGM Trading , a Hong Kong-based company, made a move to buy the struggling fashion label. WWD reports that the company, which also owns French label Guy Laroche, will sign a... Read more »


Céline set to return to London with new store

Céline is bringing its minimalist sexy self back to London with a brand new store on Mount Street. The designer label closed its previous store on London's New Bond Street in July 2009, not long after Phoebe Philo... Read more »


J.Crew teams up with Altuzarra, Pamela Love & Creatures of the Wind

J.Crew is a great supporter of emerging fashion designers, and following on from its collaboration with last year's CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund finalists, it has once again shown its support to this year's honourees -... Read more »

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H&M's Exclusive Conscious Glamour collection available from today!

H&M will today launch its Exclusive Conscious Glamour collection in stores. Made from organic cotton and sustainable materials, the collection comprises of red carpet gowns including feminine frocks and floor-sweeping... Read more »

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H&M to launch new retail chain, woot!

Following the rumours that H&M is planning to launch a luxury line comes the news that it will launch a new retail chain of stores. Hennes & Mauritz plan to open the new chain next year which will take on the same... Read more »

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Report: H&M is planning to launch luxury brand

After numerous collaborations with designers including Marni , Versace and Lanvin , and its recent entry into the red carpet world, H&M are now rumoured to be planning a luxury brand. According to WWD , Hennes & Mauritz... Read more »

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Kate Middleton's favourite, LK Bennett, is heading to New York!

New Yorkers who are fans of Kate Middleton's style will no doubt be pleased as punch to hear the news that one her favourite labels, LK Bennett , is heading to the Big Apple this summer. With stores already based in... Read more »


Zara Home UK

Zara Home is going from strength to strength in the UK, which is unsurprising given our already proven love for all things Zara. And now we can wear our Zara blazer or cardigan in that perfect shade of Zara green whilst... Read more »


Bershka Collection 2012

Bershka is the hotly anticipated latest offering from giant Spanish retail group Inditex (Zara and co.). In September 2011 the company took its first baby steps outside of the Spanish market, launching a world-wide campaign... Read more »


Peacocks goes into administration

It looks like we may be waving a sad goodbye to yet another UK high street favourite as it's been announced today that auditing firm KPMG have been appointed as administrator of Peacocks . This is just the latest in a... Read more »

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A closer look at the Dragon Tattoo for H&M collection

For all your fans of Steig Larsson's famous novel trilogy, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo , you'll be excited to know that there will soon be a fashion collection based on the books. Set to coincide with the release of... Read more »

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Rosie Huntington-Whiteley opens Marks & Spencer in Paris

As the face of Marks & Spencer's Autograph line, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley took her role as ambassador for the retailer to Paris last night. The model-turned-actress appeared on the Champs-Élysées to open the very... Read more »

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Peep Versace for H&M's second collection now!

The Versace for H&M debut collection has barely had time to settle on the shelves before it was snapped up by eager shoppers. Well folks, now it's time to look to what's next for this exciting collaboration. That's... Read more »


Pringle of Scotland receives a £11 million bailout

Pringle of Scotland has received an £11 million bailout after the company experienced major losses between January 2010 to 2011. A spokesperson for the label says it is the fifth annual consecutive drop in sales which... Read more »


M&S Get the X Factor for their Christmas campaign

Marks and Spencer are all about The X Factor this year. Not only are the sponsoring the show, but they've called upon the contestants to star in their Christmas TV ad campaign. It was filmed at the beginning of the live... Read more »