Tuesday, 27 July 2010

Westfield London welcomes new brands

Westfield London has announced new openings for Summer 2010, from new luxury brands through to more retailers making their UK debut with Westfield, as well as new dining concepts. Recent openings at Westfield include have included TONI&GUY, heritage polo lifestyle brand Polistas, Dior Homme, champagne bar Searcy’s Champagne, Jamie’s Italian restaurant, and Lebanese restaurant Mandaloun. DKNY is set to launch its first ever standalone menswear store this Autumn at Westfield London, housing collections from both DKNY and pure DKNY menswear. New to the UK, lifestyle brand Gilly Hicks, specialising in women's underwear, was created from American company Abercrombie & Fitch and is scheduled to open this Autumn. On 14 August, Miss Sixty will open its first denim boutique. The new store will solely focus on denim; with its own denim bar offering customers an array of fits and washes. Specialist denim advisers will be on hand to give customers advice on the best fits to suit them, a bespoke denim tailoring service will also be on offer. Leading outdoor German brand, Jack Wolfskin, is scheduled to open on 12 August, Jack Wolfskin at Westfield will be its first London store. Womenswear fashion brand, Whistles, will soon be opening its doors in The Village and a new flagship gym, Gymbox will be opening on the second level in The Village. Finally, scheduled to open later this Summer Isola Bella CafĂ© will be Westfield London’s first all kosher food offering.