Selfridges Shoe Galleries Selfridges department store has been a retail pioneer for over 100 years with many firsts such as the first department store to move the perfume and costmetics counters to the entrance on the ground floor, the first to have a television commericial, and as of 2010 a 35,000 square foot shopping space sole-ly dedicated to shoes (pun intended).  Unveiled on the eve of London Fashion Week, Selfridges Shoe Gallery houses hundreds of designer brands ranging from the classics like Chanel, Jimmy Choo, Givenchy, and Alexander McQueen to up-and-coming designers’ conceptual footwear.     Current Trends With a shoe gallery that large,Read More →

  I am very excited by men’s fashion in London. As a whole, male shoppers are a bit more daring with their fashion choices which opens up a whole new level of trend possiblities. 1) Trendy Accents Pops of leather, plaid, and bold prints can be seen in everything from footwear to outerwear to tops. It can be as simple as a plain t-shirt with a plaid front pocket and sleeve trim, but can be as bold as a tribal print and leather bomber jacket. 2) Very Fitting All around London, one thing remains constant in upcoming men’s fashion: fit. The basic jean, oxford, andRead More →

  Greetings from London! I have been soaking in the city and its style for the past week and I must say, the British are a very well dressed bunch. Of the many current, winter trends I have been seeing plaid, quilted outerwear, thick cable knit, leather accents, and ankle booties are the ones that reoccur the most. With 2014 just beginning, the shops have started putting out the first looks for spring be it via their websites spring lookbooks or key items at the fronts of stores. The five trends coming up or remaining through the new year that I’ve seen with the mostRead More →