Marie Claire's edit of the best things to buy, browse and book
Allow us to introduce: hot list. Whether it’s some much-needed pampering, a quick interiors update, a cool event to book tickets for or a wardrobe refresh, here’s Marie Claire’s edit of the best ways to indulge.
Here at Marie Claire HQ we’re constantly seeking out secret sales, new brands, fun events, exclusive beauty treatments and cool coffee table books. We also love updating our home with a cool new piece of pottery, art or a delicious new candle.
We’ve rounded-up all the coolest things to do, see and buy this week. There are new store openings, new fashion brands, A-list collaborations, grooming updates and generally gorgeous and useful things to know so that your downtime is as stylish as you are.
This week we’re loving:
This is your ultimate shopping list, so check in with us every week so you can hit the shops fully informed on what’s new and cool each week. Click through to see our favourite picks…
For the ultimate day trip, head to Krug Encounters, where you will be whisked away to an enchanting forest and spoiled with the very best food, music and champagne (Krug, of course, darling).
This year’s music line up is curated by Neneh Cherry
For tickets head to Clos19.com
Who doesn’t love a ruffle? This LRD is the perfect addition to your wardrobe.
We’re still clinging onto hope of a proper summer *Sigh. Thankfully, we can keep the spirit of summer alive with the newest wine from Campo Viejo, a pale rosé. Where do we sign up?
Meet Seed, a new kind of probiotics company , that thrives on not only making you feel good but educating you too. I’m trying out the daily Synbiotic, which contains prebiotics and probiotics and so far so good. If you fancy being a swot, follow @Seed and @SeedUniversity to learn everything you need to know about your Microbiome, Probiotics and bacteria. Fascinating stuff.
We’re seriously into the Coach collaboration with Tabitha Simmons.
As part of the 200th anniversary celebrations, Burlington Arcade have teamed up with the Four Seasons Park Lane to create a first limited-edition Afternoon Tea. Make your way through tasty delights like the Burlington Beadle, a blueberry cheesecake and Burlington Battenberg which reflects the iconic marble floor of the Arcade.
The tea is available from now until the end of the year.
A blend of pants (Rosemary, hops, ginseng and centella asiatica) leave skin feeling revitalised and hydrates. And, the bottle decorated by artist Elzbieta Radziwill is a real stunner too.
Flavoured with lavender and chamomile, we’re loving MEDA.
The contrasting colours on these Thierry Lasry sunglasses in collaboration with Local Authority are just divine. They come in brown, green and yellow too.
What do John Legend and the Thames river have in common? You would think absolutely nothing, however you would be wrong. He has partnered with Kiehl's to support local charities around the world. £5 from every pot of their Rare Earth Deep Pore Cleansing Masque sold in the UK will go towards funding a boat that will take schools and businesses out onto the Thames to go 'Plastic Fishing' to clear up the river.
The five-piece collection was founded by Ali Crossland who wants to remove the mindless, endless scrolling associated with online shopping and give her audience freedom from choice with a playful yet timeless range consisting of just five pieces. Say hello to your new timeless classics.
If you’re looking for a good spot to soak up the sun whilst sipping on something delicious, head to the Piper-Heidsieck Rosé Champagne garden. Located on Selfridges rooftop, this is the ideal summer spot.
Selfridges, Oxford St, London W1A 1AB
Rose lovers, this one is for you. The addition of ambrette adds a layer of mystery to this floral bursting with green, powdery and hypnotic notes of Rose.
The premium range of skin care from Aesop is here. The Skin Care+ products are designed to deliver generous doses of vitamins C, E, B3 and B5. We’re using the Perfect Facial Hydrating Cream which leaves skin feeling replenished and smooth.
Dutch Courage by way of Botanic lab, the award-winning female-led innovative drinks brand, is a tasty blend of sour cherry and hibiscus with the addition of botanical hemp CBD extract.
If you're headed to Brighton Pride this weekend, be sure to pay a visit to All Out Beauty. Here you'll be able to get your hair and makeup done for free - their glitter makeovers are worth queueing for. Try and nab yourself access ot the VIP roof terrace, where you'll find a bar and a banging view of the event.
Layer up your necklaces for a quick style update.
You can never have too many sliders.
Dior is opening a pop-up store in the heart of Harrods from August 3rd to 31st.
A décor reprising the colours and inspirations of the AW show, celebrates British culture and the ties the House has always cultivated with England. A telephone booth and even an English taxi, clad in the same motifs, complete this homage.
The pop-up features a selection of ready-to-wear, footwear and bags, such as the Dior Book Tote. Available in leather, checks or the Dior Oblique jacquard, this now-iconic accessory will also be unveiled in an exclusive version adorned with the Union Jack motif.
The derby shoe get an update via Louis Vuitton. We’re here for this Iconic monogram print moment.
Apparently outdoor terraces are rare in London, well, that is unless you’re in the know.
‘On The Terrace’ at Four Seasons in Park Lane is one of London’s best hidden gems. Head here for some delicious Apericena. All perfectly complimented with super tasty cocktails.
So now you know.
“On The Terrace’, Four Seasons Hotel London at Park Lane
The Endless Wardrobe curates its offering with partner brands, such as De La Vali and Alexa Chung, meaning they have multiple sizes in almost all items. Customers can book their rental up to 3 months in advance right up until the day before. They can choose from a 5, 10 or 16-day rental period, with a slight price increase for longer rental periods - perfect for holidays. Price includes delivery and dry-cleaning. Customers can order an extra size or style and return this unworn for a refund.
Pierre Marcolini has launched ice cream filled chocolate BON BONS just in team for the heatwave. Enjoy flavours such as vanilla, raspberry and dark chocolate.
Yes, it may be muggy outside, but we’re seriously can’t stop thinking with this rather divine sequinned blazer by way of Suki London.
Browns has just launched a women’s activewear section and we are obsessed. As you can expect with Browns, this is an edit of super cool and super stylish brands and products, from Adam Selman Sport’s printed sport bra’s, Misbhv knit pieces to Charli Cohen which has sustainability at the heart, you’re probably going to want it all. We do.