St Pancras International is a convenient space to shop while you’re waiting to board the Eurostar. Here, we shine the spotlight on the latest openings taking place in the station’s Arcade this summer. Whether you’re looking for luxury make-up bag essentials, searching for a stylish notepad for your forthcoming trip or in need of contemporary fashion for a city break, we pick out the best new stores opening this summer.
The world-renowned American designer label opens a new stand-alone underwear store, bringing its signature range to the heart of one of London’s leading travel hubs. The large open-plan space caters to both men and women, offering separates, sets, socks and tights. Calvin Klein is famous for its logo-branded sports underwear and the new boutique also showcases everyday styles, including a selection of printed and colour-block pieces for women.
Calvin Klein travel tip: keep an eye out for the debut AW17 collection under a new creative director.
Calvin Klein Underwear, St Pancras International, Euston Road, London N1C 4QP, +44 (0)20 7278 5055
Embrace Swedish design at this modern stationery store, full of cute diaries, stylish travel accessories, fashionable homeware and unique souvenirs. The brightly lit store has collections which cater to men and women of all ages. The range of must-have office items includes chic candles, desk tidies and mini clocks, and each piece is available in a variety of designs.
Kikki K travel tip: add a personal touch to your stationery with the store’s monogramming service – the perfect way to customise a gift.
Kikki K, St Pancras International, Euston Road, London N1C 4QP, +44 (0)20 7278 5055
Luxury Parisian high fashion and cosmetics brand Chanel opens a new Beauty Box boutique, complete with new make-up lines and a stylish range of sunglasses that are perfect for the jet set. Find your perfect look for day or night across its extensive selection of cosmetics, including compact eyeshadow palettes, with the assistance of a Chanel beauty expert.
Chanel travel tip: pick up one of the brand’s luxury fragrances for a mood-lifting spritz while travelling.
Chanel, St Pancras International, Euston Road, London N1C 4QP, +44 (0)20 3479 8958
This stylish and contemporary fashion brand for men and women opens a new boutique, designed in the style of a luxury steam train from the 1920s. Customers can shop elegant menswear, womenswear and accessories from the AW17 collection, including a wide range of travel items, from stylish suitcases and wallets to scarves, sunglasses and luxury leather notepads.
Ted Baker travel tip: the store offers a complimentary laundry service for every men’s shirt and woman’s dress purchased.
Ted Baker, St Pancras International, Euston Road, London NW1 4QL, +44 (0)20 7833 3410
Kit out your little one in the finest fabrics this summer with French childrenswear brand Petit Bateau. Known for pure cotton clothing for women and children, the French designer label brings its chic Parisian flair to the heart of St Pancras. The new store offers contemporary everyday fashion for women alongside clothing and accessories essentials for children, from newborns to girls and boys aged up to 12.
Petit Bateau travel tip: shop the limited-edition capsule collection designed by French illustrator Jean Jullien, exclusive to the St Pancras store.
Petit Bateau, St Pancras International, Euston Road, London N1C 42P, +44 (0)20 7833 1254