Designer names and regular events. Mon-Wed; Fri & Sat 10am-7pm; Thur 10am-8pm; Sun noon- 6pm. www.fenwick.co.uk. 63 New Bond St, W1S 1RQ. T: 020-7629 9161. E6. Station: Bond Street.
Fortnum & Mason
This British institution is famed for its food hall. Mon-Sat 10am-9pm; Sun noon- 6pm. www.fortnum andmason.com. 181 Piccadilly, W1A 1ER. T: 0845300 1707. E7. Station: Piccadilly Circus.
One of the world’s biggest toy shops. Mon-Fri 9am-10pm; Sat 9.30am-9pm; Sun noon6pm.www.hamleys.com. 188-196 Regent St, W1B 5BT. T: 0871-704 1977. D7. Station: Oxford Circus.
Edwardian food and meat halls, men’s, women’s and children’s fashion departments, cosmetics, spa, accessories and bars and restaurants. Mon-Fri 10am-9pm; Sun 11.30am- 6pm. www.harrods.com. 87-135 Brompton Rd, SW1X 7XL. T: 020-7730 1234. F5. Station: Knightsbridge.
House of Fraser
Fashion, beauty, homeware and electrical goods. Mon-Fri 9.30am-10pm; Sun noon- 6.30pm. www.houseoffraser.com. 318 Oxford St, W1C 1HF. T: 0844- 800 3752. D6. Station: Oxford Circus.
Find fashion labels, homeware and electrical goods at this trusted department store. Mon-Wed & Fri 9.30am-8pm; Thur 9.30am-9pm; Sun noon- 6pm. www.johnlewis.com. 300 Oxford St, W1A 1EX. T: 020-7629 7711. D6. Station: Oxford Circus.
The epitome of heritage combined with cuttingedge design. Mon-Sat 10am-8pm; Sun noon- 6pm. www.liberty.co.uk. Great Marlborough St, W1B 5AH. T: 020-7734 1234. D6. Station: Oxford Circus.
Marks & Spencer
Reliable source for lingerie and food, as well as many fashion collections (multiple locations around London). Open Mon-Sat 9am-9pm; Sun noon-6pm. www.marksandspencer.com. 458 Oxford St, W1C 1AP. T: 020-7935 7954. D6. Station: Marble Arch.
The finest products in beauty and fashion, including exclusive and limited-edition products. Includes a large denim studio and new Body Studio with lingerie, nightwear and sportswear (p. 48). Mon-Sat 9.30am-10pm; Sun 11.30am- 6pm. www.selfridges.com. 400 Oxford St, W1A 1AB. T: 0800-123 400. D6. Station: Bond Street.