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 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…
Stories fans, listen up! & Other Stories has just launched an addition to their already covetable beauty collection, a hair care range in collaboration with celebrity hairstylist Kylee Heath and we are totally here for it.
Developed with several hair concerns in mind, the range promises ‘to cover every step from prep and priming to beach waves and brilliant blowouts.’
Our pick of the bunch is the fabulous Restore Scalp Scrub that not only smells divine but also exfoliates and soothes the scalp. And, at £12 is a bargain.
The iconic Santal 33 by way of Le Labo has been introduced into a pure oil set. As an oil based scent, this sits much closer to the skin but still has that unmistakable sillage that only Santal 33 has.
Exclusive to Selfridges until 30th September.
The classics get the Loewe treatment. 6 classic novels (from Madame Bovary to Dracula) each with cover sleeves featuring archive photographs by Steven Meisel are presented in a collection.
If you want to get your hands on the new season offering from Champion, make sure you head to Selfridges. The pop up in the Designer Studio opens this week for four weeks only.
Losing your glasses isn’t cool. Thankfully some of that risk is alleviated with the help of the stylish Frame chain. With styles from simple (the matte gold pictured here is £60) to statement pieces, there really is something for everyone.
Toms gets the classic Liberty print treatment.
If you’re in Yorkshire, make sure you head to the Verbena spa at The Feversham Arms Hotel in Helmsley (North Yorkshire) for some much needed R&R.
ARKET will open its fifth store in theUK this Autumn, with stores on Regent Street and Covent Garden, as well as in Copenhagen, Brussels, Munich and Amsterdam, and an online store in 18 European markets. The new ARKET store is located at 91–92 Paradise Street, Liverpool ONE.
Ethical diamond jewellery brand Lark & Berry have just launched their first store in London. The retail space was designed by Houston, Texas-based designer Erika Paola Chavez, founder Laura Chavez's sister. This is the world's first-ever brick-and-mortar retail store carrying pieces made exclusively with cultured diamonds and stones.
Find it at: 52a George St, W1U 7EA, London, UK
Iconic Parisian handbag brand, Elleme (Eva Chen is a fan) has launched into Harvey Nichols. The fifteen piece collection will be dropping into the Knightsbridge store over the next month, with the full collection in store by end of August.
Cult Danish fashion label GANNI has collaborated with Italian artisanal footwear brand Diemme, known for their handcrafted performance footwear for brands like Maison Martin Margiela, Chanel and Bottega Veneta. The shoes were first seen on the AW18 runway and are now available to shop.
J.Crew have launched a collaboration with Birmingham based print maker Abigail Borg and it’s a floral print lover’s dream.
Available in all stores and online, this range offers one of a kind vintage pieces (from ditzy dresses to denim), remade and designed by the in house team at UO. Using only deadstock and surplus materials, it’s perfect for the ethically-conscious shopper. The range also offers one of a kind designer drops throughout the year, which have previously included Burberry, Moschino and Dolce & Gabbana.
Our kind of graffiti art.
Imagine a Liberty print wash bag filled with hard working and cult products. Sounds perfect, no? Well, imagine no more because it exists. From the iconic Brazilian Bum Bum Cream to TriBalm, haircare from Davines, Essie nail polish and Kiehl’s sun protection the bag is packed with an editor of the Beauty Team’s holiday essentials (handpicked from the Liberty Beauty Hall, no less) and is available now.
What more could you want?
The latest drop from Adidas is the POD collection, a redo of a popular ‘90s style. Super cool.
As massive fans of Girl Of Now we knew we’d instantly fall in love with Girl Of Now Shine. A super sexy and fun scent with notes of orange blossom and buttery almond, could this be your new signature scent? Quite possibly..
We always champion homegrown when we can and fell in love with Endeavour, First Voyage a gin from the Captain Cook Distillery in Yorkshire. Hand crafted in small batches with botanicals direct from the North Yorkshire Moors.