For that VIP treatment, visit River Island’s Style Studio. The complimentary service for men and woman at selected stores, including the flagship Oxford Street branch, offers you a personal stylist. Whether you’re looking for a specific outfit or a wardrobe overhaul, stylists are ready to help. There are three services: Studio Fix is a 30-minute session for those in a hurry; the hour-long Studio Select gives you extra time to find an outfit; and Studio Inspire, a two-hour session, helps you build a new wardrobe. Don’t be intimidated because the Style Studio, with its sofas and drinks, is designed to make you feel comfortable.
Established by designer Jamie Milestone in 2008, London Undercover has returned the umbrella to its rightful place as a fashion accessory for ladies and gentlemen. The designs encourage people to enjoy and take pride in what is an indispensable, quintessentially British accessory made using the finest materials and craftsmanship.
Since 1994, Jo Malone London has been perfecting its skills in perfumery and creating scents that are simple yet NS
GD ELL unexpected. Think Earl GreyC ROMW& Cucumber, Wild Fig & Cassis and Amber & Lavender. You can get all these and more as colognes and bath and body products.
Duke Street Emporium is a two-storey concept store that opened to high praise from fashion circles. The venue combines big brands and high-street lines. Clothing hangs like artwork, which makes it the perfect place for an experience as well as a new outfit. BT
S OR 55 Duke St, W1K 5NR. T: 020-7042 2770. L TA OT www.dukestreetemporium.com NT
O SN T R S E T T For a VIP shopping experience, visit River Island’s complimentary personal styling service for men and women. The Style Studio is located in selected stores, including the Oxford Street flagship. Whether it’s a wardrobe overhaul or seasonal update, the services are 30 minutes, one hour and two hours. Plus, the experience comes with complimentary bubbles!