Little Black Book: The Best of Mayfair

In the Spring 2013 edition of Harrods Estates Magazine, Ben Felsenburg shares his pick of the best things that Mayfair has to offer, from culture to cuisine.  Here we introduce you to some of our favourite suggestions: The Best Afternoon Tea The Palm Court in Mayfair is the most impressive and authentic example of an Art Deco interior that one...

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Sensory Design Considerations

Interior design expert, Sara Cosgrove of The Studio at Harrods, Harrods specialist interior design service, shares her thoughts on the importance of sensory design to add mood to your home. Light is a key consideration when improving the use of a space and can really make or break a successful scheme.  It is hugely important that your lighting design and layouts achieve...


Highlights – Harrods Magazine

The Harrods Magazine has hit the shelf and here we bring you a little taster of what to expect.  Celebrating the new season of must-have handbags, this edition is a shopper’s delight.  Just be prepared for a little bag envy. The Big Bag Theory Need an excuse to invest in the latest, most desirable bags? It’s a new fashion season. Ladylike...


Things to do in London this August

Below we share our pick of the best Fashion, Shopping & Beauty Events happening this month in London: 12th August - Pop-Up Shops – Piccadilly For six weeks beginning 12th August, The Crown Estate are offering a unique pop-up shopping gala in St James’s Gateway development on London’s Piccadilly.  A rare collection of up-and coming online retailers will have the...


Little Black Book: Knightsbridge

Whether your ideal city adventure includes sport, nature or food, it's easy to enjoy Knightsbridge.  Words by Ben Felsenburg. Best Secret Oasis Only 100 feet above the bustling throngs of Kensington High Street lie gardens fit for an emperor.  The Roof Gardens are laid out in traditional English woodland.  Tudor and Spanish styles are brimming with flamingos, ducks, fish and...


Why I Love Mayfair – Interview

Why I Love Mayfair – Interview with designer Joanna Przetakiewicz. Joining the group of W1 devotees is Polish designer Joanna Przetakiewicz.  As founder of La Mania – the womenswear label that is causing a stir with its architectural dresses with a feminine flouris – Przetakiewicz is no stranger to sophisticated style.  What else would you expect from someone who counts...