Brands Should Celebrate Older Consumers

Ian Spero | Posted 24.08.2017 | UK Style
Ian Spero

In the battle against ageism this is something of a landmark victory. Age UK says that ageism, or age discrimination can impact on someone's confidence, job prospects, financial situation and quality of life. They also claim the way older people are represented in the media can have a wider impact on the public's attitudes.

Selfridges Launches £99 Ice Cream (Because A 99 Flake Doesn’t Cut It Anymore, Apparently)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Once upon a time a 99 Flake was considered the treat to end all treats, but now, Selfridges is selling a gelato cone at 100 times the price. A cone of...

Good News For Craig David Fans: You Can Now Wear His Greatest Hits From Selfridges’ Tribute Collection

HuffPost UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK Style

Selfridges has revealed a new capsule collection in partnership with none-other-than music icon Craig David. As well as launching online, the Tribute ...

The True Cost Of Cashmere In Selfridges' 'Material World'

Rae Ritchie | Posted 23.01.2017 | UK Style
Rae Ritchie

Many of the items produced in cashmere, from hot water bottles to bed-socks to jumpers in the palest, most delicate shades, reinforce this association with luxury. It continues to be regarded as an investment choice, the antithesis of fast fashion. As such, it's easy to assume that cashmere is therefore a good sustainable choice.

Selfridges' Animation Shows There's More To Sustainable Fashion Than 'Weird Harem Pants'

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 18.01.2017 | UK Style

Selfridges is on a mission to prove there is more to sustainable fashion than “weird-looking harem pants”. The department store has released an an...

Selfridges Launches Huge Sustainable Fashion Project In London Store

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK Style

Selfridges has launched ‘Material World’ in its London Oxford Street store - a new innovation championing innovation in sustainable fashion. From ...

Boxing Day Sales And Opening Times On The High Street

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.12.2016 | UK

Tis the season to give, to receive and to snap up a bargain or two. If you were disappointed with what Father Christmas brought you, then get out the...

Much Ado About Nothing At Selfridges

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 06.09.2017 | UK Entertainment
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

The Faction theatre company and Selfridges have come together to create a production that makes the work of William Shakespeare very accessible and engaging. Elements including fashion, social media and tabloids are effectively incorporated to provide parallels to modern times.

8 Reasons We All Need To Start Celebrating Christmas In August

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Christmas is here! Yes, you heard us correctly, bring out the cheeseboard and stock up on Baileys, because the festive season has officially begun. N...

Shoppers Have Very Unfestive Reactions To Selfridges Opening Xmas Shop

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 01.08.2016 | UK

Summer may have barely arrived in the UK, but that hasn’t stopped Selfridges from opening its Christmas shop - 141 shopping days before Santa is due...

Selfridges Just Changed The Lingerie Advert Game

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 20.04.2016 | UK Style

Sick of only seeing a select standard of beauty in lingerie campaigns? So is Selfridges and its latest advert celebrates more than just the female for...

This Guy Managed To Convince Selfridges To Print 'Arsemuck' On A Nutella Jar Then Went Back For More

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 14.01.2016 | UK Comedy

Ever since Ferrero announced they would be offering personalised jars of Nutella, people have been struggling to get past the profanity rules - obviou...

Selfridges Opens Christmas Store 143 Days Early - 'For Those Who Love To Plan In Advance'

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK

You may be yet to take your summer holiday – but Christmas is hurtling its way into our psyches already. Selfridges in London has unveiled its f...

So Selfridges Has Just Banned The Sale Of Plastic Water Bottles

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 09.07.2015 | UK

Selfridges has announced it will stop selling single-use plastic water bottles as part of a campaign to reduce pollution in the oceans. As part of ...

Mr Selfridge: All Window Dressing and Very Little Else

Paul Marshall | Posted 05.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Paul Marshall

We long for him to stomp along the corridors ranting and raving like a mad man. In a fit of uncontrollable rage, we want him to smash office equipment to bits as he humiliates and insults another of his employees. More than anything though, we hope for a few choice expletives to come out of his mouth.

The Magic of Christmas Should Be Just the Beginning

Robert Hocking | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK
Robert Hocking

If the only effort you make with those you love were once a year, you'd likely be left alone at Christmas. So why do brands and retailers show the love disproportionately at Christmas and then revert to the same-old, same-old throughout the rest of the year?

Ten Ways People Are Using 3D Printing

Damian Radcliffe | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Tech
Damian Radcliffe

3D printing has been tipped as a technological game changer for some time, but after a hesitant start it looks as if this potential is slowly starting to be realised...

Must I Really Try to Look Hot at 100?

Intelligence Squared | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Intelligence Squared

For many women one of the pleasures of ageing is that it frees them from the need to continually monitor and police their appearance. What a relief: bring on the elasticated waistbands and sensible shoes, they cry! But if 50 is the new 30, 60 the new 40, etc etc, they're doomed to eternal self-scrutiny. How to look hot at 100? The very prospect gives them a migraine.

Asa Bennett

How Did These Two Entrepreneurs Make Selfridges Go Cuckoo? (INTERVIEW) | Asa Bennett | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Lucy Wright and Anna Mackenzie are two old school friends who teamed up to launch their own muesli brand, driven by a passion for fine food. After...

Asa Bennett

#BlackFriday Hits Oxford Street | Asa Bennett | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK

Black Friday on Oxford Street has been saved from being an outright anticlimax by Sony, who have successfully hijacked it for the launch of their Play...

London, The Talent Capital Of The World!

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jasmine Dotiwala

London's been named Talent Capital of the world after 22 high-value sectors (Banking /Telecoms/ Creative arts) were surveyed. London has 1.5 million highly talented specialists employed, beating New York to second place who has 1.2 million. From people to events, this is the world's greatest city.

Get the NAC

Ben Falk | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ben Falk

The smiley waitresses discussed going out to buy the crockery and nudged us towards certain dishes, which made the service feel very matey, almost like a family venture. I like the sense of inclusivity, which felt honest, kind of 'we're all in it together'.

Selfridges Criticised For Giving Tommy Robinson Free Steak Dinner

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK

Selfridges has been criticised for giving Tommy Robinson a free steak dinner by way of apology after one of their sales assistants refused to serve hi...

Selfridges Worker Reinstated After EDL Incident

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK

UPDATE: Selfridges have been criticised for giving the EDL's Tommy Robinson a free steak dinner. A Selfridges shop assistant who was suspended fo...

Selfridges Regrets EDL Snub

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK

Selfridges says it is "very disappointed" at the actions of a member of staff who allegedly refused to serve EDL leader Tommy Robinson and a friend. ...