Chanel has announced its move into Oxford Street’s Selfridges store with a new counter set to open this July, and to celebrate the occasion the brand will be launching a limited edition line of make-up. The collection was created by Peter Phillips, global creative director for Chanel Makeup, who took his inspiration from the London [...]
I do like a good stroll along the Thames â€“ it re-asserts my London-ness as well as providing a completely different landscape to the heady hills of Hampstead. Last week, on one of these strolls, I noticed that one of boats of the Embankment pier â€“ the only permanently moored yacht, no less â€“ was [...]
Despite the global economic collapse, a luxury terrace house in Belgravia has gone on sale for a record Â£100 million ($150 million). The six-story property in Belgravia, central London, has 20-foot ceilings, luxurious fixtures and more than 21,000 square feet of living space. Along with Candy Spellingâ€™s mansion, this white-stucco-fronted house at No. 10 Belgrave [...]
Michael Jackson is reported to have paid Â£1 million to rent a large country house near the edge of an ancient 22-mile maze of haunted passageways. The undisclosed home is thought to be close to the Chislehurst Caves in Bromley, in the south-east suburbs of London. The three-storey pile â€“ built in the 1800s â€“ [...]
In order to celebrating the new Gucciâ€™s flagship boutique, newly designed on Londons Sloane street, the company created a funny handbag. Gucciâ€™s creative director Frida Giannini designedÂ theÂ Gucci bag featuring a Union Jack with a new funkier make-over.
London has been pushed off its top spot by Monaco as the most expensive place to buy residential property, with the UK capital and surrounding counties suffering some of the biggest price falls in the world. Monaco, where prime property is being sold for â‚¬50,000 ($68,000) per sq m (your average 1,500 square foot apartment [...]