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When you’re in need of some serious retail therapy, it can be hard to resist the charms of Oxford Street’s main drag. But, there’s a brave new world beyond W1, y’know, and it’s jam-packed with one-off eats, speakeasies, and awesome boutiques selling serious swag.
Whether you’re in the mood for movie-vignette-worthy cobbled passages piled with chic shopping or edgy off-the-beaten-track establishments, it’s time to get acquainted with the capital’s best hidden gems. Here are eight worth tracking down this week.
Marc Jacobs and Zana Bayne are making it even easier to explore your kinky side this Valentine’s Day. The ready-to-wear designer teamed up with Bayne — who's renowned for her provocative lingerie — on a six-piece capsule featuring leather heart-shaped pasties, collars, and cuffs that are decidedly naughty, not nice. read
Whether you’re an
organic-or-bust kind of gal or you’re just starting to ponder the benefits of
pesticide-free produce, chances are there are some all-natural products you’re just not convinced work as well as their conventional counterparts. Like
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