The Shop at Bluebird will open a lifestyle concept store on Floral Street in Covent Garden early next year, boosting the area's luxury credentials and widening its exposure to London's huge tourist traffic.
It was a good period last week for John Lewis even though wet weather could have made consumers feel very lukewarm about buying summer season goods. As it was, women happily bought outerwear while men bought Paul Smith.
American designer brand Thom Browne has recently opened the doors of its London flagship store in Mayfair. Designed by architect Flavio Albanese, the store spreads over 1,500 sq ft of space across two levels