City Shopping: Tokyo

A few days is simply not enough to absorb Tokyo’s delights, but there is a handful of key reas that are must-sees: Harajuku,  a key youth oriented area along with the even hipper Uru-Harajuku and neighbouring luxury shopping boulevard Omotesando but it’s worth wandering into the winding back streets, too, to discover cute cafes, vintage […]

City Shopping: London

Courtesy of In Style Magazine September 2016 Where to shop: LONDON Oxford Street:  mid-market flagships Regent Street:  mid-market flagships Bond Street: international designer brands Mayfair:  bespoke tailoring, heritage brands, designer boutiques Marylebone High Street:  independent boutiques, accessories and interiors Knightsbridge, Sloane Street and the Kings Road:  designer and mid-market flagships Soho and Carnaby:  youth, street, […]

City Shopping: Chicago

  Chicago Home Fashion Stores Furniture Primitive 130 N Jefferson St 312-575-9600 Haute Living 222 W Kinzie St 312-329-9000 Furniture – Vintage Revival 1401 W Irving Park 773-248-1211 Chicago Antique Center 3036 N LincolnAve 773-929-0200 Brownstone Antiques 5234 N Clark St 773-878-9800 Décor Architectural Artifacts 4325 Ravenswood Ave 773-34-0622 Roost 563 N Clark St 773-506-0406 […]

City Shopping: Best Concept Stores In Barcelona

Best Concept Stores In Barcelona Shopping in Barcelona is truly amazing and fun because the city offers shoppers a big variety and number of shopping destinations from the high fashion and fast-fashion brands to boutiques and craft shops around its districts and neighborhoods.  That’s why Barcelona has become one of the shopping capitals in Europe,  set […]

City Shopping: Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is amongst Europe’s top cities for fashion and you can find most of the mainstream stores and no shortage of designer outlets. Bargain-hunters should time their visits for the two annual sales.  The winter sales start around 6 January until end of February and the summer sale lasts from mid June to the end […]

City Shopping: San Francisco

San Francisco Shopping Guide SF Shopping Guide Vintage Shopping Consignment Stores Day Spas Salons & Beauty San Francisco offers some of the best shopping in the world, so it is no wonder that tourists and serious shopaholics alike want to spend some time and money in San Francisco’s varied shopping centers, districts and malls. Union […]

City Shopping: ManHattan Shopping

  The Top Shopping Streets & Neighborhoods Here’s a rundown of New York’s most interesting shopping scenes, with highlights of each to give you a feel for the neighborhood. If a location is not given, refer to the store’s full listing by category in the “Shopping A to Z,” section. Downtown Lower Manhattan & the […]

City Shopping: Antwerp, Belgium

Small but perfectly formed, Antwerp has plenty of inspirational womenswear boutiques, kidswear, streetwear and antiques, plus a thriving cafe culture and unbeatable Art Nouveau architecture. Ever since six young Antwerp-based designers hired a van and drove to London to take Fashion Week by storm in 1986, the city has become renowned as the style capital […]