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 watching:
A London Gent, Jo Malone London
John Boyega is the newest addition to the Jo Malone London family and the star of a short film ‘A London Gent’. Watch to know all about the power of scent and how it has had an impact on John.
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…
Fashion lovers, here is your chance to get your hands on the hottest bag style by way of Giorgio Armani, La Prima. Launching exclusively in the boutique on Sloane Street before its official launch in November.
37 Sloane Street
London, SW1X 9LP
020 7235 6232
In time to upgrade your autumn/winter wardrobe, Skechers has introduced a limited edition collection of heritage styles specially crafted with ultra-high-end materials and on-trend embellishments.
Proceeds from this limited edition comic in created by artist Freddy Carrasco and Ace & Tate go to SANE, a mental health charity based in the UK.
See yourself here? Yes, us too.
If you’re after some last minute sun, look to Mallorca. A trip to Portal Hills Boutique Hotel, a chic offering in Portals Nous (just minutes from Palma) is just what the doctor ordered. Book now and save up to £200.
Cara Delevingne is the new face of Dior’s fine jewellery collection, and if it’s anything to go by, we’ll all be stacking up our bracelets soon.
The latest Calvin Klein collection features everyone from Justin Bieber to Kendall Jenner and is photographed by Glen Lunchford.
The new season Uterque collection is a tribute to the modern woman, with clothing and accessories inviting you to dream beyond the conventional limits.
Danish brand Gestuz is launching a pop-up within Selfridges Manchester, debuting an exclusive UK collection, Woman on the Move, featuring elevated essentials such as checked suits and denim dresses. The pop-up will run for six weeks from early October in Manchester Trafford where the collection can be bought exclusively.
The new Daisy London Estée Lalonde collection is full of delicate gold pieces you can layer over your new season wardrobe.
The range consists of six Topshop and seven Topman styles priced from £16-£35, with £5 from every garment sold donated to help fund CALM’s lifesaving helpline and webchat.
The campaign is fronted by model and voluble supporter of body positivity Emily Bador, along with model, artist and mental health advocate Reece King. The garments all feature a mix of icons and slogans as well as an oversized exterior care label with self-care messaging and information about CALM’s helpline, riffing on the campaign’s hashtag #LetWhatsInsideOut to stimulate conversation around young people opening up.
We’ve just heard about Positive Week, brought to you by Positive Luxury, where both businesses and individuals can discover how brands have become more sustainable and transformed their business for good. Sign up for a series of free events ranging from sustainable cocktail making with Elephant Gin to Gemmology masterclass with Stephen Webster’s gem expert. Or an introduction to 111skin and a make-up session with Trinny Woodall and many more.
We’re looking forward to coat season and snuggling up in this beauty.
These super chic trousers look great with a simple white T-shirt or grey cashmere. And, there is a matching blazer too for chic suiting.
Layer your Vuitton up for extra cool points.
We’re into this rubber tote bag by way of Kassl Editions with dual strap.
The Rita Ora for Escada collection is live now are we’re obsessed. Yes, this jersey blazer dress is pure sex. And yes, we are super into it.
art of ‘The Love It’ list, a curation of the brands most loved pieces, we’ll be layering this up come Autumn.
We can’t wait for wedding season so that we can finally wear this showstopper from Bernadette.
Give your sensitive skin a soothing and hydrating moment of calm with the Seeking Silence Facial Hydrator from Aesop that contains Squalane (anti-acing and anti-inflammatory) and Ginger Root (good for elasticity and evens skin tone).
The ultimate in noise cancelling technology, this month we’ll be wearing our’s to drown out the commotion as we travel in between fashion shows.
Fragrance fans, this one is for you. It has been announced that Celine will be launching fragrance this year - a first for the brand. And, it seems we’re being spoiled as we can expect not one but 11 fragrances, all developed by Hedi Slimane and inspired by ‘personal interpretations of culture, memory and experience’.
Now, we’re yet to know about exact notes or what kind of scents to expect apart from that they are all imprints of ‘a powdery note’ and that there will be no distinction between traditional masculine and feminine notes, but we can almost guarantee we will be obsessed.
Quite frankly, we can't wait.
Fragrances will drop from Fall 2019 so stay tuned for all the updates.