Celebrations and shopping

By Bernadet Bijsterbosch. It is getting to be Christmastime, and long before that day comes we are busy with Christmas receptions, Christmas drinks and Christmas parties. It will take until mid- January before everything is back to normal. To be honest, I love Christmas, but…

New retail in luxury shopping

By Bernadet Bijsterbosch. In my last blog, I explained that there is a big change in the way you reach out to your client these days, and I explained how you should let the client engage with luxury by storytelling, a personal touch of the…

Paris Shopping

FRANCE, PARIS, CAPITAL OF SHOPPING Shopping is one of the main motivations for a city break in Paris and with good reason. As the European capital for shopping, fashion and design, Paris has some 17,000 shops — including 5,500 in the ready-to-wear sector alone. With…

Chanel redesigned boutique in Barcelona

On July 18th 2016, CHANEL’s boutique at Paseo de Gracia 70 in Barcelona, reopens its doors with a brand new look: 451 square meters dedicated to CHANEL’s unique universe, featuring Karl Lagerfeld’s latest Ready-to-Wear collections, handbags, shoes, costume jewelry and accessories as well as LES EXCLUSIFS DE…

Happy year of the ape

Spring is coming to Europe and I can feel and smell the warmth float through the streets of the city. Shops are changing their windows and the open doors of the stores are much more inviting comparing with the winter. The shop owners making themselves…

Berlin Christmas shopping

By Naomi Louwerens: Berlin one of the best cities to visit in December because of the Christmas markets, lights and decoration all around, which create a lovely atmosphere. There are so many Christmas markets in Berlin during this period, which makes it hard to choose.…

5 amazing facts about Harrods

By Tatjana Apukhtina: For all of you who have never heard about Harrods – it’s this incredible department store, situated in the heart of Knightsbridge, one of the most beautiful districts of London. Harrods is one of the oldest, most luxurious, most remarkable department stores…

Shopping at Selfridges

By Gavin Darvell: Certain department stores can be clearly marked as a unique landmark to that city or country. They become a tourist attraction in themselves. A must visit place on a city break itinerary. Macy’s in New York comes to mind. A department store…