Evening Standard - West End Final Extra - ES Magazine - - Front Page -

When Babar the Ele­phant first went to the city, he de­lighted in rid­ing up and down the el­e­va­tor in a posh depart­ment store, much to the at­ten­dant’s dis­may. He would have had a field day in the newly opened Louis Vuit­ton Town­house in Sel­fridges, where a re­volv­ing lift fer­ries you be­tween mens- and wom­enswear. It’s a far cry from Louis Vuit­ton’s first in­ter­na­tional store on Ox­ford Street, which opened in 1885 sell­ing its trade­mark ca­pa­cious travel trunks. (louisvuit­

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