Tomorrow sees French fashion house Christian Dior, set up shop inside London's most iconic department store Harrods, in celebration of Christian Dior's love affair with Great Britain with a Parisian style twist. This month-long takeover will showcase iconic photographs and sketches, an exhibition of miniature mannequins wearing a variety of the Parisian brands most sought after designs from past to today's present designer Raf Simmons. For all those beauty fanatics, One Dior, the beauty stop will be offering an engraving service for all Dior perfume bottles, manicures, skincare consultations, makeovers and a special Dior Institut facial located at Urban Retreat.
Nine Dior pop-up shops will also be located in store, where you can purchase exclusive Dior designs, such as accessories, beauty and fashion to souvenirs to take home, such as the limited edition Dior at Harrods snowglobe and after some much needed retail therapy, why not stop by the Dior cafe on for some very chic cupcakes and lobster club sandwiches. And if that isn’t enough, be sure to take some time to tour the window displays, where they will be paying homage to some of British culture icons with an influence from across the channel, which will feature iconic London telephone boxes, Queen’s guard, Royal mail post boxes, Harrods teddy bears dressed in Dior, a crown made up of J’adore Dior perfume bottles –reflecting the British Royal family – definitely not to be missed
Harrods, 87-135 Brompton Road, London SW1X 7XL, +44 (0)20 7730 1234