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School Search, London

Finding the Perfect London School for Your Child

With competition for school places in London and the UK growing ever fiercer, William Stadlen shares some of his invaluable experience in helping parents find the best schools for their children. As we approach the end of the academic year, parents’ minds will have inevitably begun to turn to the next school year. The start of any new school year...

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Roof Terrace

The Makings of a Good Terrace

At this time of year, when the sun begins to emerge, first thoughts are to head out and enjoy the outdoors.  This can give properties with outdoor space a great advantage and in this blog we review the big and the small, to learn just what makes a good terrace. The Materials Traditionally a terrace is a paved area that...

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Harrods: Contemporary Furniture, Third Floor

Amy Broomfield Discusses: People & Places

The first edition of the Harrods Home & Property Magazine hit the shelves this month with a new focus on interior design, innovation and inspiration. In her ‘Zeitgeist’ feature, Amy Broomfield explores her pick of ‘People and Places in the Air Right Now’ here we pick out some highlights: Design: Tom Dixon Back in the early 1980s, the designer’s first...

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Lancelot Place Rooftop Views

Ben Felsenburg on London: Shake It Up Off the Beaten Track

When visiting London, Ben Felsenburg says the museums can wait.  Go off the beaten track by soaring above London, channelling your inner flapper, learning to shoot or indulging in the most fashionable high tea in town... 1.       Fashion High Tea at the Berkeley So, you love fashion.  And tea.   If only there were a way to combine the two.  Happily,...

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Alex Monroe

Jewellery Designer, Alex Monroe Answers: Why I Love London

Alex Monroe moved to London as a teenager to train at the Sir John Cass School of Art and launched his namesake jewellery label in 1986. He quickly gained acclaim for his intricate, nature-inspired jewellery and in 2008, won Designer of the Year at the UK Jewellery Awards.  In the first edition of Harrods Home & Property Magazine, Lindsay Macpherson learns how he finds...

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199 The Knightsbridge - Lettings

Q & A on Prime London’s Lettings Market

London’s lettings market is frequently hitting the news headlines, so we decided to sit down with the Harrods Estates Lettings Director, Karen Boland to find out what landlords and tenants can expect… Hi Karen, tell me - what is going on with rents in prime London at the moment? Karen: “We would consider prime to be anything from £4000pw all...

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