With its successful IPO still fresh in the mind, UK athletic shoe and apparel chain Footasylum will open its second ever Footasylum Womens concept store in Manchester’s Arndale centre, the mall’s owners said.
The Fashion Museum in Bath has added to its collection of trailblazing items with a Dior piece as Dress of the Year, although the 'dress' is actually a jacket, skirt and slogan tee saying “we should all be feminists”.
UK stores are expected to have dealt with large numbers of returns at the weekend following the Black Friday shopping surge in late November with a Collect+ survey saying returns were expected to peak on Friday.
Ellesse became the latest major brand to open a store in busy lifestyle hub Seven Dials at the weekend with the location offering both its heritage and new collections. It’s also its first store outside Asia Pacific.