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The Most Unforgettable Experiences in London

Viator | Posted 07.19.2014 | Travel
Viator

Whether you're looking to check off the top sights, hit the shops or discover the British capital through the eyes of the locals, here are 50 unforgettable experiences to have in London.

Retail Chatter #4

June Haynes | Posted 02.12.2014 | Business
June Haynes

There used to be a time, not so long ago when visiting the holiday windows after Thanksgiving was an activity just like going to see a show on Broadway.

The Master Perfumer - Roja Dove

Mary Orlin | Posted 09.29.2013 | Style
Mary Orlin

It's the moment we've all been waiting for. Any perfumista worth his or her Chanel No. 5 certainly knows the name Roja Dove. I knew it from the articles and books I have written by him, as he is known as the world's foremost authority on perfumery.

Of Robert Redford, London, and the Power of Travel

Marci Rich | Posted 09.17.2013 | Travel
Marci Rich

Plucked from the rituals of my satisfying but ordinary life, I was time's fugitive, granted six days to witness and experience sights and sounds (and fragrances, like the lemon verbena that haunts me still) that I never expected to encounter.

Judge Rules Against Anti-Fur Protesters

AP | Posted 06.03.2013 | Green

LONDON -- A British judge has limited protests outside a London department store after management complained that Lady Gaga fans were disturbed by ant...

Are Chinese Tourists Actually Tourists?

Posted 02.19.2013 | Travel

Over the last several weeks, Chinese shoppers on vacation for the Lunar New Year have crammed luxury stores along New York’s Fifth Avenue, Paris’s...

Holiday Shopping Havens Worldwide

U.S. News Travel | Posted 12.18.2012 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Tired of visiting the same designer boutiques, venerable chains and fluorescently-lit retail centers? So are we. That's why we decided to scour the globe for unique shopping spots; in these retail heavens, you'll find an eclectic array of boutique haunts, stylish department stores and secret discount venues.

Harrods Cast Disney Princesses In Its New Campaign

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 10.22.2012 | Style

Cinderella in Versace! Jasmine in Escada! Belle in Valentino!

Harrods' New Toy Department Makes A Big Statement

The Huffington Post | Jessica Samakow | Posted 08.07.2012 | Parents

London department store, Harrods, appears to have taken the musings of 4-year-old Riley Maida, who railed against toy marketers to stop forcing pink ...

British Invasion

Julie Bortnick | Posted 09.18.2012 | Style
Julie Bortnick

Whatever your plans are for watching the Summer Olympics, make sure to do it in style. And if nothing else, I recommend checking out these fabulous British brands and products.

The Faithful Shopper: New Year's Wishes

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 02.28.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Here are some retail events I'd like to see in the year(s) ahead. Some are more likely than others, but the holidays are a time for dreaming, aren't they?

The World's Most Expensive Blowout Costs...

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

When it comes to my hair, I spare no expense to have my kinky, curly strands styled in intricate 'dos. I don't even mind forking over a few extr...

Thomas Keller To Host $400 Pop-Up Restaurant At Harrods

Posted 10.01.2011 | Food

Chef Thomas Keller is bringing The French Laundry across the pond for a 10-day pop-up restaurant inside the famous Harrods department store in London ...

Woman Forced To QUIT JOB After Refusing To Wear Makeup

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 09.04.2011 | Style

Royal Observations From the Curb: The Crowds, the Gown, the Crown!

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 07.06.2011 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

The Windsors have tied the knot yet again. But the wedding of this century has turned out to be very different from the one in 1981 when Prince Charles wed Lady Diana Spencer.

Royal Boot Camp: 16 Days and Counting

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 06.13.2011 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

If you're going to London for the Royal Wedding or just staying home to watch the coverage of the on television, here are some factoids that will help you enjoy it all to the fullest.

The Next Big Thing Is Up and Coming: The Demand for Emerging Fashion

Heba el Habashy and Charles LaCalle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Heba el Habashy and Charles LaCalle

There is now ample evidence for a growing trend of consumers becoming comfortable with buying the work of new designers.

Selebi Trial: SA Police Chief Jackie Selebi Accused Of Accepting Designer Clothes In Drug Smuggling Scheme

New York Times | BARRY BEARAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

JOHANNESBURG -- The drug trafficker and the police commissioner were once nattily attired pals, or so the allegations go. The two men would shop toget...

Harrods Sells Gold Bars

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Glittering bait for the well-heeled shopper: Harrods department store has added gold bars to its merchandise line. The store announced...

Shopping Cures World Ills!

Heidi Kingstone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Heidi Kingstone

Louis Vuitton make very few of these Vernis Roses collection cashmere and silk scarves, which happened to be magnificent, and successfully create a buzz. They are sold out across Europe.

Harrods Boss Al Fayed Questioned By Police About 'Sexual Assault' Allegations Of 15-Year-Old Girl

Daily Mail | Nicola Bolden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Harrods boss Mohamed al Fayed was questioned by police today over allegations he sexually assaulted a teenage girl at his flagship store. Mr Fayed, 7...

How to Cut Travel Costs and Hassles: Bitching Can be Effective

Michael Russnow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Russnow

Have you ever traveled and been less than satisfied? It may take a bit of time doing research in how to complain, but in the end it's more than likely you will receive some measure of success.

Tony Curtis At Harrods: Frail, Bald And Wheelchair Bound

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Tony Curtis is in London for an exhibition of his painting at legendary department store Harrod's. At Thursday's opening, he showed up bald, dressed i...

Rooftop Zoo Planned For Famed London Retailer Harrods

The Observer (U.K.) | Zoe Wood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Harrods owner Mohamed al-Fayed has a pet project to build a zoo on the roof of the world-famous London store. What would be a retail first is the bra...